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Associate Actuary, Life (Pennsylvania #47846)

April 17, 2019   

PA insurer is seeking an ASA or FSA with at least 5 years experience who leads actuarial projects, and proactively identifies challenges and resolutions. The ideal candidate would be able to work alongside the actuarial and ERM teams, and have knowledge of STAT […]


Actuarial Director or Associate, Life (Illinois #47877)

April 15, 2019   

Life insurer is seeks an FSA or near-FSA with a minimum of 5 years of actuarial experience or an ASA or near-ASA with at least 2 years experience and strong analytical and problem solving skills. Proficiency in MS Office, Excel, Access, as well […]


Associate Actuary – Mergers and Acquisitions (Illinois #49312)

April 15, 2019   

Well-known financial and tech product provider seeks Associate Actuary to analyze stats and financial projections and model asset liability for insurance companies. You will also calculate reserves and life insurance GAAP valuation. MG-ALFA will be a necessary tool. Deep modeling experience and […]


Actuarial Client Support (New York #49366)

April 15, 2019   

Northeastern enterprise seeks an FSA with at least 3 years of experience in the life insurance industry in a client support or similar capacity. Prior background in life, annuity or health in areas such as pricing, valuation, corporate modeling, risk management, ALM, […]


Associate Actuary, Life (Missouri #51842)

April 15, 2019   

Well known client seeks an FSA with 5+ years experience in life insurance. The preferred candidate would have additional designations including CFA,CERA, FRM, etc. Experience in US GAAP & Stat as well as liability modeling is ideal. Must be able to manage multiple […]


Global Valuation Actuary, Life (Missouri #51844)

April 15, 2019   

Midwestern insurer seeks FSA with 7+ years of Life experience with full knowledge of US GAAP. Candidate must be able to ensure proper financial reporting, engage with internal and external auditors, and execute reviews/controls in compliance with SOX and internal ERM framework. […]


Actuarial VP, Life (Iowa #51823)

April 15, 2019   

Midwestern client seeks an ASA or FSA with at least 7 years experience in financial reporting. This candidate will handle M&A and be the VP to the Head of Corporate Development and Strategy. Strong analytics skills with prior use of Moses needed. […]


Corporate Actuarial Director (Maine #51660)

April 15, 2019   

Our client seeks a director level actuary that will lead a team on two main areas of focus: supporting Prophet modeling system, and on the corporate side, valuation, reserve adequacy and new standards. The Prophet team will work on infrastructure, standards, training, […]


Credit Risk Director (Connecticut #51848)

April 15, 2019   

Life insurer seeks director of credit risk with 7+ years of credit related experience. Candidate should have expertise in direct investments and be able to effectively review pension risk transfer and pricing portfolios. CFA preferred. (#51848)


Practice Leader, Life (Georgia #50887)

April 15, 2019   

Growing consulting firm seeks an ASA or FSA with 15-20 years of experience, preferably in regulatory, rate reviews and rate filings. Modeling with Prophet is required, along with leadership & management skills. (#50887)


Associate Actuary, Life (Pennsylvania #47846)

April 17, 2019   

PA insurer is seeking an ASA or FSA with at least 5 years experience who leads actuarial projects, and proactively identifies challenges and resolutions. The ideal candidate would be able to work alongside the actuarial and ERM teams, and have knowledge of STAT […]


Actuarial Client Support (New York #49366)

April 15, 2019   

Northeastern enterprise seeks an FSA with at least 3 years of experience in the life insurance industry in a client support or similar capacity. Prior background in life, annuity or health in areas such as pricing, valuation, corporate modeling, risk management, ALM, […]


Corporate Actuarial Director (Maine #51660)

April 15, 2019   

Our client seeks a director level actuary that will lead a team on two main areas of focus: supporting Prophet modeling system, and on the corporate side, valuation, reserve adequacy and new standards. The Prophet team will work on infrastructure, standards, training, […]


Credit Risk Director (Connecticut #51848)

April 15, 2019   

Life insurer seeks director of credit risk with 7+ years of credit related experience. Candidate should have expertise in direct investments and be able to effectively review pension risk transfer and pricing portfolios. CFA preferred. (#51848)


Life Actuary (New York, Ontario, or Remote #49963)

April 8, 2019   

Actuarial software and analytics firm is in the market for a near or recent FSA with a strong life background. The ideal candidate has Universal Life expertise, but other life and/or annuity knowledge will also be considered. Our client is looking for […]


Senior Quantitative Analytics Actuary (Pennsylvania #50369)

April 8, 2019   

Our Northeastern client seeks an ASA or FSA with 5-7+ years of experience in modeling, including demonstrated solid experience and understanding of annuity products, risk management and processes. 3+ years of direct involvement of hands-on model development using a modern language (C++, […]


Life FSA, Actuary (New York #51699)

April 2, 2019   

Northeastern insurer seeks an FSA with a minimum of 3+ years of experience, including underwriting protections insurance markets (life, health or retirement). The ideal candidate has pricing or development knowledge of a new life product, along with solid understanding of whole life […]


Life Actuary (Massachusetts #51649)

April 2, 2019   

Well-known consulting firm seeks an FSA or near FSA with 3-5 years of professional experience, and deep knowledge of actuarial modeling (GGY AXIS/Prophet preferred). US life and annuity technical experience, along with regulatory knowledge is essential. Excel, Access and VBA abilities are […]


Actuary, Vice President (New York #51668)

March 18, 2019   

New York client has an immediate need for an FSA with 10+ years of life insurance industry experience.  Must be professional and presentable, as this is a client facing role and will work directly with senior leadership.  Ability to explain technical concepts […]


Senior Actuarial Assistant, Life (Maryland #51892)

March 15, 2019   

Life insurer is in search of a student actuary with at least 4 years of actuarial experience with 4+ exams. Term and secondary guaranteed UL experience and modeling experience required. Pension Risk Transfer experience is a plus. AXIS skills required, ALFA a […]


Actuarial Director or Associate, Life (Illinois #47877)

April 15, 2019   

Life insurer is seeks an FSA or near-FSA with a minimum of 5 years of actuarial experience or an ASA or near-ASA with at least 2 years experience and strong analytical and problem solving skills. Proficiency in MS Office, Excel, Access, as well […]


Associate Actuary – Mergers and Acquisitions (Illinois #49312)

April 15, 2019   

Well-known financial and tech product provider seeks Associate Actuary to analyze stats and financial projections and model asset liability for insurance companies. You will also calculate reserves and life insurance GAAP valuation. MG-ALFA will be a necessary tool. Deep modeling experience and […]


Associate Actuary, Life (Missouri #51842)

April 15, 2019   

Well known client seeks an FSA with 5+ years experience in life insurance. The preferred candidate would have additional designations including CFA,CERA, FRM, etc. Experience in US GAAP & Stat as well as liability modeling is ideal. Must be able to manage multiple […]


Global Valuation Actuary, Life (Missouri #51844)

April 15, 2019   

Midwestern insurer seeks FSA with 7+ years of Life experience with full knowledge of US GAAP. Candidate must be able to ensure proper financial reporting, engage with internal and external auditors, and execute reviews/controls in compliance with SOX and internal ERM framework. […]


Actuarial VP, Life (Iowa #51823)

April 15, 2019   

Midwestern client seeks an ASA or FSA with at least 7 years experience in financial reporting. This candidate will handle M&A and be the VP to the Head of Corporate Development and Strategy. Strong analytics skills with prior use of Moses needed. […]


Long-Term Care Manager, Actuary (Michigan #51354)

April 8, 2019   

Cutting-edge insurer seeks an individual with 5-10+ years of actuarial experience in valuation of life, long-term care (LTC), disability insurance, and actuarial modeling. The ideal candidate has leadership experience, and tech savvy with AXIS or similar. While knowledge of LTC is the […]


Pricing Actuary (Indiana #51173)

April 8, 2019   

Our client seeks an FSA or near FSA with 3+ years of actuarial experience, along with excellent problem solving, collaboration and communication skills. Prior knowledge of life and annuity products is preferred, but not required. (#51173)


Model Development Actuary (Illinois #50190)

April 2, 2019   

Midwestern client seeks an FSA with 5+ years of experience with model governance, usage and maintenance along with solid management skills. Prior knowledge in MG-ALFA Actuarial Modeling software plus a membership of the American Academy of Actuaries is required. ERM experience is […]


Life Valuation & Financial Reporting, Actuary (Missouri #51709)

April 2, 2019   

Major life insurer located in Missouri seeks a near or new FSA with 5+ years of actuarial experience in life insurance/reinsurance, including 3+ in valuation and/or financial reporting. The ideal candidate has knowledge of database applications such as Access, Oracle, SQL, TOAD, […]


Life & Annuity, Actuary (Ohio #51687)

April 2, 2019   

Our client seeks an ASA or FSA with a minimum of 5+ years of actuarial experience, along with in-deep knowledge of deferred annuities, immediate annuities or life insurance. While interpersonal & problem solving skills are a must, knowledge of financial reporting (GAAP) […]


Practice Leader, Life (Georgia #50887)

April 15, 2019   

Growing consulting firm seeks an ASA or FSA with 15-20 years of experience, preferably in regulatory, rate reviews and rate filings. Modeling with Prophet is required, along with leadership & management skills. (#50887)


Actuarial Director, Trends & Valuation (South Carolina #51658)

April 8, 2019   

FSA with at least 4+ years of experience is sought by a Life insurer to lead the reporting of GAAP, Statutory and Tax reserves. Analyze emerging experience, monitor trends, update pricing, valuation or reserving assumptions are main responsibilities.The ideal candidate has strong […]


Life Director, Actuary (North Carolina #51686)

April 2, 2019   

Globally known insurer seeks an FSA or career ASA with 7+ years of actuarial experience, including some staff management experience. The ideal candidate has high proficiency in R, Python, SAS or SQL, along with solid knowledge of modeling, mortality analysis, underwriting implications […]


Director & Actuary, Life & Health (Virginia #47826)

April 1, 2019   

International insurer is seeking a career ASA, FSA, or Near FSA with 7+ years of actuarial pricing experience with LTC insurance. This candidate must have strong project management skills, and the ability to manage multiple deadlines. Strong programming skills in Excel, VBA, Access and […]


Actuarial Director, Life & Health (Virginia #51947)

March 25, 2019   

Virginia insurer seeks a career ASA or FSA with 7+ years of experience including pricing and LTC insurance. Candidate should be able to provide peer mentorship for actuarial students on the team, and support policy form filings. Must have strong programming skills […]


Vice President & Chief Actuary, P&C and Life (Florida #47815)

March 25, 2019   

Florida insurance company is seeking an FCAS with a minimum of 10 years actuarial experience, with emphasis on casualty lines required and experience on life lines preferred. Our ideal candidate will have risk management, product management, and actuarial pricing experience. This candidate will […]


Modeling Actuary, Life (Tennessee #51878)

March 13, 2019   

International insurer is search of an ASA with 2 years experience in business analysis, pricing, valuation, and ALM. This individual will take initiative in researching and analyzing complex issues and concepts. Must be able to apply Prophet modeling skills and have strong technical […]


Assistant Vice President Actuary, Life (North Carolina #51790)

March 12, 2019   

Southeastern client seeks FSA or career ASA with at least 10 years experience involving individual life insurance. The preferred candidate would have expertise in mortality and lapse studies, pricing, and reinsurance experience. Must be able to manage a small team, as well […]


Life Actuary (Virginia #51870)

March 11, 2019   

Our Virginia client is in search of an FSA or ASA with at least 2 years experience and an AXIS expert. The ideal candidate would have strong quantitative, analytical and problem solving skills, as well as experience in financial reporting or product […]


Fellow, Actuarial Software Developer (Multiple Locations #48712)

August 27, 2018   

Industry leader in Actuarial Modeling Software seeks an FSA with strong C++ skills and a depth of knowledge in insurance principals, modeling systems, and Microsoft Developer Studio. AXIS experience is a plus, but training in AXIS and the GGY system will be […]


Associate Actuary, Life (Texas #47848)

April 8, 2019   

Life insurance company seeks ASA with a minimum of 3 years of Universal Life Modeling / Valuation / Pricing experience or 5+ years of Life & Annuity experience required. Candidate should also have skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SQL. Knowledge of Principles […]


Assistant Actuary, Life (California #51678)

April 2, 2019   

ASA with 3-5 years of actuarial experience, preferably in the life insurance industry is sought by Western insurer. Knowledge of valuation requirements, financial reporting, and accounting principles is required, along with high proficiency of Excel, VBA and actuarial modeling systems, such as […]


Actuarial Analyst, Life (Texas #51792)

April 1, 2019   

Our client in Texas seeks a student actuary with 4+ years of relevant business or analytical experience, and a minimum of 3 exams completed. The preferred candidate would have experience in Life, Investment, and Financial Planning models, as well as Model Governance. […]


Quantitative Modeling Actuary (California #50572)

March 18, 2019   

Western Life Insurer seeks an ASA with 3+ years of experience, preferably with annuities, who has modeling, valuation, financial and accounting skills. Prior work background in modeling systems such as Moses, MG-ALFA, GGY AXIS or Prophet is preferred, along with knowledge of […]


Assistant Actuary, Life (California #51498)

March 14, 2019   

Life insurance company seeks an ASA or higher with at least 4 years in product design and pricing (IUL, VUL, UL) experience. Must be proficient in ALFA with strong communication skills, and the ability to handle multiple projects. (#51498)


Life Settlement Specialist (Colorado #51813)

March 14, 2019   

Our CO client seeks an actuary or non-actuary analyst to help build a life settlement practice. Candidate should have at least 7 years of experience in Life settlement but will consider a Life pricing background. Must be able to understand mortality based cash flows, […]


Actuarial Programmer (Utah #50672)

March 4, 2019   

Our UT client seeks an individual with 5+ years of programming experience, along with SQL & Access knowledge. This role will support actuarial data requirements and programming needs. (#50672)


Product Development Actuary, Life (Texas #51822)

February 14, 2019   

Well known life insurer seeks an ASA or FSA with a minimum of 5 years experience to lead the pricing of indexed and fixed/traditional life & annuity products. Candidate must also have strong financial modeling experience and a background that includes MG-ALFA. […]


Associate Life Actuary (California #50509)

August 30, 2018   

Western Insurer seeks a student actuary, associate or fellow with deep knowledge of life insurance products, specifically cash value products, and of product taxation. This role is perfect for a self-starter with excellent time-management skills. (#50509)


Assistant Pricing Actuary (California #50506)

August 28, 2018   

Western Life Insurer seeks an ASA with 3+ years of experience in the insurance industry along with at least 4+ years in Life Insurance product design, pricing and implementation. Work knowledge of IUL, VUL and UL pricing is strongly preferred together with […]


Life & Annuity Actuary (Bermuda #51276)

April 4, 2019   

International Life insurer seeks an ASA or FSA with 5+ years of experience in the life & annuity insurance industry. Strong background in fixed annuity products, and data administrative systems is required, along with advanced skills in Excel, VBA, SQL and SAS. […]


Actuarial Associate, Life (Bermuda #47825)

April 1, 2019   

Bermuda life client is looking for a student actuary with 3+ actuarial exams completed and 3+ years experience working in the life insurance industry. The ideal candidate would have experience with reserving guidelines for life & annuity products, as well as modeling […]


Life Actuary, Head (Switzerland #50793)

March 18, 2019   

International Insurer seeks a qualified actuary (SAV or similar qualification) with a minimum of 6 years of life experience. Expertise in Prophet modeling is essential, along with SQL knowledge. Fluency in German & English is required. (#50793)


Actuary (Japan #49541)

August 29, 2018   

Our client in Asia is seeking a qualified actuary with life insurance experience to work on various projects, including US GAAP and financial reporting work. Fluency in Japanese and English required. (#49541)


Life & Pension FSA (Multiple Locations #50989 & #50987)

August 17, 2018   

Newly formed reinsurance company seeks an FSA with 5+ years of Life/Annuity & Pension experience, along with strong knowledge of the Solvency II and BPA market. This role can be located either in London or in Bermuda. (#50989 & #50987)


Life Actuary – Asia – Student / ASA / FSA

August 7, 2011   

Apply to this position if you’d like to know about all of our available Life openings in Asia. We are always looking for candidates from Entry-level through Actuarial Student, Analyst, Assistant, ASA, FSA, EA, ACAS, FCAS, FIA, Consulting Principals, Chief Actuaries and upper […]

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DW Simpson Global Actuarial & Analytics Recruitment Names Dave Benton Chief Human Resources Officer

DW Simpson Global Actuarial & Analytics Recruitment Names Dave Benton Chief Human Resources Officer


March 31, 2017   

Chicago, IL – March 31, 2017 – DW Simpson Global Actuarial and Analytics Recruitment has promoted Partner Dave Benton to Chief Human Resources Officer. As DW Simpson’s CHRO, Benton will oversee all aspects of the company’s human resources management including performance management, […]

Social Media in the Professional World

Social Media in the Professional World


January 19, 2017   

Originally published on Jan 1, 2014. [ ] Denotes current updates to the piece by the author The overarching theme of this quarter’s newsletter is making the most of your professional interactions, be they in-person or online. As someone who spends most [...]
Body Language Tips for Your Next Job Interview

Body Language Tips for Your Next Job Interview


June 9, 2016   

Are your arms folded across your chest? Do you prefer taking up space at the table? Are you making yourself smaller in your chair? Do you have your legs crossed?

The way you sit, gesture, and physically interact with your surroundings during a meeting or interview portrays a powerful image to those you are with.

Q&A: Entry Level Actuarial Market


April 5, 2016   

Perspectives from a senior-level Actuary and an in-house actuarial recruiter. By Adam Noreen & Alyssa Duffy Today’s entry level actuarial market is quite healthy and competitive. With the growing popularity of the profession, it is becoming more challenging to land that first […]

Oh, the Humanity! Actuarial Employment Outlook for the Next Decade

Oh, the Humanity! Actuarial Employment Outlook for the Next Decade


April 20, 2015   

By KC Cho, Partner Tolstoy said: “The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.” But if he was to be a college counselor today, he probably wouldn’t suggest a Humanities major. Math and sciences are where the money’s at today. Starting salaries for […]

Alternative Capital in Reinsurance

Alternative Capital in Reinsurance


October 13, 2014   

By: KC Cho, Partner Alternative capital has been, and continues to be, a hot topic in reinsurance, as hedge funds and pension funds have flooded the market with capacity, increasing competition and creating downward pressure on rates (particularly in property catastrophe). According […]