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Corporate Vice President (Texas #48989)

August 8, 2017   

Qualified Actuary sought for Vice President role to set the strategic direction for Valuation, Financial Reporting, Analysis and Planning as well as the strategic vision for all assumption setting and experience analysis for LTC business.  Must possess strong decision making skills, business […]


Entry Level Actuary (Colorado #49651)

November 17, 2017   

Western client seeks entry level actuary working towards their ASA, and eventually FSA.  The ideal candidate will have good oral and written communication skills, with 1-3 SOA exams.  Solid time management skills and advanced knowledge in Excel and Access are required.  (#49651)


First In-House Actuary (New York #49468)

November 15, 2017   

Growing investment firm with significant holdings in the life insurance sector is seeking an experienced FSA to oversee the actuarial function across their various divisions. The successful candidate will have five or more years experience, and a solid back ground in fixed […]


Actuary, Strategic Research (North Carolina #48978)

November 14, 2017   

Life Insurance carrier seeks Strategic Research Actuary to lead development and management of experience study capabilities. This role will serve as a subject matter expert on life research and development multi-discipline team. At least 10 years relevant experience as a credentialed actuary […]


Life Actuary – Audit, Work-From-Home (Michigan #49208)

November 14, 2017   

National Life Insurance company seeks FSA, ASA, CFA, or other experienced professional with 3+ years of management experience to lead their internal audit team. Experience with a combination of financial risk, including credit, insurance and market risk, economic capital, actuarial concepts, hedging […]


Actuarial Associate (Bermuda #49606)

November 10, 2017   

International insurer seeks life student with at least 3 exams and 3+ years actuarial experience. The ideal actuary will be a dynamic thinker with high initiative and strong MG-Alfa modeling experience. Annuity experience is a plus. Exam support is provided. (#49606)


Actuarial Associate, Life FSA (Missouri #49575)

November 2, 2017   

Midwest insurer seeks recent FSA with extensive mortality experience. Valuation, mortality, in force life insurance experience a plus. Prefer technical background of Prophet, AXIS, TAS, and/or MoSes. (#49575)


Annuity Valuation Manger (Alabama #49572)

November 1, 2017   

Nationwide Life & Annuity Carrier seeks FSA (or soon to be) having three to five years of experience with a background in Statutory, GAAP and Tax Valuation of Life products using Polysystems software. This is a great opportunity for a team-oriented leader […]


Fellow – Actuarial Software Developer (Ontario #48714)

October 30, 2017   

Fellow – Actuarial Software Developer, Canada: Industry leader in Actuarial Software and Modeling seeks FSA or career ASA level candidates for Software Development roles at their Toronto headquarters location. Universal Life experience is a plus. Strong C++, JAVA, or other object-orientated programming […]


AVP & Actuary, Long Term Care (Virginia #49082)

October 30, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier is looking for an FSA or ASA with 7+ years of experience for an AVP role in their Long Term Care group. Must have experience with LTC and projections. Significant opportunity to take a step up into a […]


Actuary (Japan #49541)

October 27, 2017   

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)


First In-House Actuary (New York #49468)

November 15, 2017   

Growing investment firm with significant holdings in the life insurance sector is seeking an experienced FSA to oversee the actuarial function across their various divisions. The successful candidate will have five or more years experience, and a solid back ground in fixed […]


AVP & Actuary, Long Term Care (Virginia #49082)

October 30, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier is looking for an FSA or ASA with 7+ years of experience for an AVP role in their Long Term Care group. Must have experience with LTC and projections. Significant opportunity to take a step up into a […]


Enterprise Risk Management Director (Maryland #49453)

October 13, 2017   

Director level role in Enterprise Risk Management for a Life & Annuity Insurance company. This is for a non-actuary or someone off the actuarial path with certifications in CERA, CRM, CRMA or CRMP. Will serve as lead architect of ERM framework and […]


Financial Reporting and Modeling Actuary (Maryland #49452)

October 13, 2017   

Life and Annuity near/new FSA sought for Financial Reporting and Modeling Actuary role in insurance. Must have Valuation and/or Modeling experience and knowledge of reinsurance. Will analyze source of earnings, liabilities risk, RBC calculations and possible improvements to capital management. (#49452)


Vice President Pricing (Massachusetts #49404)

October 6, 2017   

Life Reinsurance company seeks an FSA to serve in a Vice President Pricing role. Work will include managing pricing models and risk management processes. Strong communication skills are key, as this person will be presenting to clients and will be part of […]


Actuarial Associate, New York Statutory Reporting (New York #49173)

October 6, 2017   

FSA (or near FSA level) Life Actuary sought for Annuities Valuation including Financial Reporting, Cash Flow Testing, and model maintenance in Actuarial Associate, New York Statutory Reporting role. Should have experience with Actuarial modeling/Valuation software. (#49173)


Senior Actuarial Programmer and Associate Director (New York #48973)

September 26, 2017   

Leading Analytics Company is looking for an ASA with at least 3 years’ of experience for Senior Actuarial Programmer role. This is an exciting opportunity to deepen modeling expertise with an industry standard bearer. Universal Life experience is a plus, previous programming experience […]


Director Actuary Model Validation (Virginia #49143)

September 25, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier seeks a FSA or career ASA with 5 or more years’ of experience for Director Actuary Model Validation role validating LTC, Life, and Annuity models. This is a great Director level opportunity to join a company that is poised for […]


Health and Special Risk Actuary (New York#49277)

September 25, 2017   

Leading, national life and health re-insurer seeks an ASA or FSA with 3 or more years’ of experience for multifaceted Health and Special Risk Actuary role. Will be responsible for pricing, reserving, and analyzing a number of lines of business with a focus on […]


Life Broker (New York #49207)

September 6, 2017   

Consulting firm seeking a life reinsurance actuary, student-level with a couple years’ experience, up to an FSA for Life Broker position. Life Reinsurance experience required, transactional experience a plus. Teleworking optional. (#49207)


Life Actuary – Audit, Work-From-Home (Michigan #49208)

November 14, 2017   

National Life Insurance company seeks FSA, ASA, CFA, or other experienced professional with 3+ years of management experience to lead their internal audit team. Experience with a combination of financial risk, including credit, insurance and market risk, economic capital, actuarial concepts, hedging […]


Actuarial Associate, Life FSA (Missouri #49575)

November 2, 2017   

Midwest insurer seeks recent FSA with extensive mortality experience. Valuation, mortality, in force life insurance experience a plus. Prefer technical background of Prophet, AXIS, TAS, and/or MoSes. (#49575)


Model Infrastructure Lead Actuary (Iowa #48771)

October 12, 2017   

Major life carrier seeks fully credentialed actuary with in-depth modeling and governance experience to work on model infrastructure. The ideal candidate would also possess several years of management or supervisory experience. Fixed Annuity experience is a must. (#48771)


Vice President Risk Management (Missouri #48484)

October 12, 2017   

Life insurance company seeks ALM leader with 5+ years’ direct experience for Vice President Risk Management role. FSA 10 or more years’ experience and extensive supervisory experience required. CFA preferred. (#48484)


Executive Data Scientist (Missouri #49257)

October 12, 2017   

Global life insurance company seeking FSA with strong underwriting, marketing, or technology experience for Executive Data Scientist role. Must have excellent communication skills and ability to handle multiple projects. 5+ years’ data analytics experience preferred. (#49257)


Actuarial Modeler (Missouri #49258)

October 12, 2017   

Life insurer seeks FSA with 7+ years’ life insurance experience for Actuarial Modeler role. Ideal candidate should have expertise in modeling alongside polished interpersonal skills, high-level knowledge in reinsurance and life & health insurance, as well as valuation and financial reporting experience. […]


Senior Level Data Scientist (Missouri #49260)

October 12, 2017   

Life insurer seeks FSA data scientist with 10+ years of experience for Senior Level Data Scientist role. Extensive management experience and understanding of reinsurance concepts required. Technical skills in AXIS, ALFA, and MoSes are a plus. (#49260)


Vice President Actuarial (Missouri #49261)

October 11, 2017   

Life insurer seeks experienced FSA with data analytics expertise for Vice President Actuarial role. Experience in underwriting is a plus. Experience with large data is preferred. (#49261)


Risk Management Actuary (Missouri #49276)

October 11, 2017   

Life insurer seeks FSA with financial risk management experience for Risk Management Actuary role. Must have prior leadership/management experience. Modeling experience, CFA designation, polished communication skills a plus. (#49276)


Associate Actuary (Illinois #49334)

October 4, 2017   

Company seeking an Associate Actuary with 2+ years of experience to join their FRM Practice. Individuals with Variable Annuity, derivatives, hedging, and capital markets experience are preferred. (#49334)


Actuary, Strategic Research (North Carolina #48978)

November 14, 2017   

Life Insurance carrier seeks Strategic Research Actuary to lead development and management of experience study capabilities. This role will serve as a subject matter expert on life research and development multi-discipline team. At least 10 years relevant experience as a credentialed actuary […]


Life Actuary – Audit, Work-From-Home (Michigan #49208)

November 14, 2017   

National Life Insurance company seeks FSA, ASA, CFA, or other experienced professional with 3+ years of management experience to lead their internal audit team. Experience with a combination of financial risk, including credit, insurance and market risk, economic capital, actuarial concepts, hedging […]


Annuity Valuation Manger (Alabama #49572)

November 1, 2017   

Nationwide Life & Annuity Carrier seeks FSA (or soon to be) having three to five years of experience with a background in Statutory, GAAP and Tax Valuation of Life products using Polysystems software. This is a great opportunity for a team-oriented leader […]


AVP & Actuary, Long Term Care (Virginia #49082)

October 30, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier is looking for an FSA or ASA with 7+ years of experience for an AVP role in their Long Term Care group. Must have experience with LTC and projections. Significant opportunity to take a step up into a […]


Senior Quantitative Finance Analyst (North Carolina #49150)

October 12, 2017   

Financial Services Company seeks Quantitative Analytics professional with strong programming skills. SAS, R, MATLAB, Python or C++ would be preferred. 5+ years of quantitative modeling or validation experience in capital models or related areas needed. (#49150)


Senior Manager Quantitative Analytics – Model Validation (Virginia #49351)

October 3, 2017   

Southeastern Investment Bank seeks Data Scientist for Senior Manager Quantitative Analytics and Model Validation. Candidate will lead teams and individually contribute to forecasting, stress testing, and Basel-related modeling. 5+ to 7 yrs. experience in risk scoring, consumer or commercial risk. Master’s degree […]


Actuarial Assistant (Georgia #49178)

September 6, 2017   

Insurance company seeks a student-level actuary or ASA with at least two years of actuarial experience for Actuarial Assistant role. Finance, life and health insurance, and annuities experience preferred. Strong technical skills such in VBA, SQL, and AXIS desired. (#49178)


Vice President and Valuation Leader, Long Term Care (Virginia #49169)

August 28, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier is looking for a FSA with 10-15+ years’ of experience for a Vice President and Valuation Leader, Long Term Care role. Must have experience with LTC, valuation systems, and management. Significant opportunity to take a step up into a […]


AVP & Actuary, Statutory Analysis, US Life (Virginia #49171)

August 28, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier seeks a FSA with 7 or more years’ of experience for an AVP & Actuary, Statutory Analysis, US Life role. Financial reporting, CFT, and modeling experience are required. LTC experience is a plus. Great chance to work for a […]


Reinsurance Actuary (North Carolina #49025)

August 17, 2017   

Company in the Southeast is seeking an FSA for a Reinsurance Actuary role. This fast-paced opportunity will give the candidate the opportunity to be involved in acquisitions, and be the support for the insurance group’s reinsurance. Ideal candidate has experience with financial […]


Entry Level Actuary (Colorado #49651)

November 17, 2017   

Western client seeks entry level actuary working towards their ASA, and eventually FSA.  The ideal candidate will have good oral and written communication skills, with 1-3 SOA exams.  Solid time management skills and advanced knowledge in Excel and Access are required.  (#49651)


Life Actuary – Audit, Work-From-Home (Michigan #49208)

November 14, 2017   

National Life Insurance company seeks FSA, ASA, CFA, or other experienced professional with 3+ years of management experience to lead their internal audit team. Experience with a combination of financial risk, including credit, insurance and market risk, economic capital, actuarial concepts, hedging […]


Life Actuary Vice President – Asset Management (Texas #49467)

October 19, 2017   

Texas based Investment firm seeks Life Actuary who specializes in Life Settlements work. Knowledge of UL, VUL, WL products necessary. Performing specific modeling functions, longevity risk and mortality studies will be a part of the day to day responsibilities. (#49467)


Senior Manager Actuary (Colorado #49199)

October 3, 2017   

Southwestern Life Insurer seeks Senior Manager Actuary with focus on valuations; duties include developing and maintaining ALM/pricing/valuation systems to perform in a controlled environment. Candidates should be familiar with reserving and related liabilities. FSA and experience in MG ALFA or GGY AXIS […]


Associate Actuary Valuation (California #49244)

September 13, 2017   

Major life carrier seeks FSA with at least five years of experience to join Valuations team in Associate Actuary Valuation role and be responsible for business forecasting and cash flow projections. This role will test & validate modeling enhancements and modifications. The ideal […]


Appointed Actuary and Vice President (Texas #48889)

August 31, 2017   

Dynamic new company seeking an Appointed Actuary and Vice President responsible for actuarial valuation functions. A leadership role focused on supporting the company’s Long Term Care Insurance portfolio. Strong knowledge of Statutory and GAAP Financial Reporting required. Must have FSA/ASA designation and […]


Senior Actuarial Analyst- Modeling (California #49149)

August 16, 2017   

Large life insurance firm seeks junior level Analyst to join modeling team. This candidate should feel comfortable updating assumptions inputs and running financial projections. This role will also be involved financial projection projects, GAAP reporting, as well as asset / liability management. […]


Corporate Vice President (Texas #48989)

August 8, 2017   

Qualified Actuary sought for Vice President role to set the strategic direction for Valuation, Financial Reporting, Analysis and Planning as well as the strategic vision for all assumption setting and experience analysis for LTC business.  Must possess strong decision making skills, business […]


Vice President of Life Product Development (Texas #49060)

July 31, 2017   

A rated, Life Insurance company seeks a Vice President of Life Product Development to develop new Individual Life Products. Will work closely with the Marketing team to develop innovative ideas and recommend adjustments to product features of existing and new products. Should […]


Fellow, Actuarial Software Developer (Multiple Locations #48712)

May 17, 2017   

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 […]


Actuarial Associate (Bermuda #49606)

November 10, 2017   

International insurer seeks life student with at least 3 exams and 3+ years actuarial experience. The ideal actuary will be a dynamic thinker with high initiative and strong MG-Alfa modeling experience. Annuity experience is a plus. Exam support is provided. (#49606)


Actuary (Japan #49541)

October 27, 2017   

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)


Reinsurance Senior Manager, ALM / Regulatory Reporting (Bermuda #48173)

January 23, 2017   

Bermuda Life Reinsurer start-up seeks an FSA/FIA, or similarly qualified, actuary for a Senior Manager role. Primary responsibilities are to facilitate the placement of intercompany reinsurance and support the Head of Corporate Actuarial across a broad scope of actuarial work, including: valuation/financial […]


Experienced Actuary, Stochastic Modeling (Canada #43322)

November 5, 2014   

Major software company seeks ASA or FSA for modeling system consulting role. Ideal candidate should possess strong communication and analytics skills. Candidate should have life/annuity or health experience. Technical knowledge with pricing/valuation, stochastic modeling, and hedging is desired. (#43322)


Actuarial Support, (Canada #43324)

November 4, 2014   

Actuarial products company seeks to hire candidate with strong communication and analytics skills. Ideal individual will have life/annuity or health experience with pricing, hedging, risk management, ALM, stochastic modeling. Axis skills are a plus. (#43324)


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   

By: Genevieve Shannon, Digital Media Manager, DW Simpson 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 [...]
Industry News Roundup: June 13th – June 24th

Industry News Roundup: June 13th – June 24th


June 24, 2016   

New .Insurance Domain Names Become Available Source: Insurance Journal | June 14th, 2016 The internet domain extension reserved for the global insurance industry— .insurance — will become available starting today, June 14, at 8 p.m. ET. The new extension means an independent […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of June 6th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of June 6th, 2016


June 10, 2016   

Federal Reserve Unveils New Proposed Capital Rules for Large Insurers Source: Insurance Journal | June 5, 2016 American International Group Inc. and Prudential Financial Inc.’s new capital rules should reflect the insurance business’s differences from Wall Street banking, the Federal Reserve said […]

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.

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 23rd, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 23rd, 2016


May 27, 2016   

Aegon, Transamerica Owner, Sells $4.4B UK Annuity Portfolio to Legal & General Source: Insurance Journal | May 23, 2016 Aegon NV, the Dutch owner of U.S. insurer Transamerica Corp., divested the final 3 billion pounds ($4.4 billion) of annuities from its U.K. […]