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Senior Quantitative Finance Analyst (North Carolina #49150)

January 17, 2018   

Financial services company seeks quantitative analytics professional with strong programming skills. Must have at least five years of quantitative modeling or validation experience in capital models or related areas. Familiarity with SAS, R, MATLAB, Python or C++ would be preferred.  (#49150)


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 […]


Director, Disability Valuation (Ohio #49911)

January 17, 2018   

Financial services organization is seeking an FSA to oversee Disability Income projects, mainly focused on financial reporting processes. This person will supervise one Actuary and work on building out existing exhibits, analytics, and metrics. Knowledge of AXIS is key, and additional technical […]


Director, Actuarial Financial Reporting (Ohio #49901)

January 17, 2018   

Great opportunity for an FSA with at least 7 years of life and annuity experience to take on a leadership role with a leading financial corporation. Knowledge of variable and fixed indexed annuities is key, as is experience with AXIS. This candidate […]


2nd Vice President, Actuarial Financial Reporting (Ohio #49900)

January 17, 2018   

Our client, a leading financial services organization, is seeking an FSA with 10+ years of experience to supervise the financial reporting process and have responsibility for reviewing the VA and FIA lines of business. Experience with AXIS is required, as is the […]


Senior Quantitative Finance Analyst (North Carolina #49150)

January 17, 2018   

Financial services company seeks quantitative analytics professional with strong programming skills. Must have at least five years of quantitative modeling or validation experience in capital models or related areas. Familiarity with SAS, R, MATLAB, Python or C++ would be preferred.  (#49150)


Vice President – ERM (Alabama #49895)

January 16, 2018   

Life insurance carrier is hiring at the VP level; they seek a skilled life and annuity Actuary with extensive experience in insurance product development, risk management, and reinsurance structuring. A blend of strong quantitative abilities, effective communication skills, and high emotional intelligence […]


Actuarial Analyst – Modeling (Illinois #49889)

January 16, 2018   

Life and health insurance carrier is seeking a junior candidate to work within the financial modeling group. This candidate should have at least 2 years of related experience and 3 exams complete. The position is centered on modeling assets and liabilities for […]


Senior Actuarial Associate (Multiple Locations #49878)

January 16, 2018   

Financial consulting and audit firm is looking to hire candidates with at least 3 years of experience within life insurance, and ideally an ASA certification. This position is within the Financial Risk Management area, and you will support a variety of functions […]


Associate Actuary (Illinois #49845)

January 16, 2018   

Leading actuarial consulting firm is searching for sharp ASA-level candidates to work within their Financial Risk Management area. Targeted candidates have 1-3 years of quantitative experience, knowledge of stochastic modeling, and risk management experience. Technical skills sought include C++, Matlab or other […]


Actuarial Vice President (Missouri #49872)

January 10, 2018   

Reinsurance organization is seeking a senior level Actuary to oversee global acquisitions. Our client will consider candidates who have M&A experience in a number of areas including life, annuity, health, or risk management; expertise in the given area is key. There is […]


Actuary (New York #49277)

January 4, 2018   

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


Senior Actuarial Associate (Multiple Locations #49878)

January 16, 2018   

Financial consulting and audit firm is looking to hire candidates with at least 3 years of experience within life insurance, and ideally an ASA certification. This position is within the Financial Risk Management area, and you will support a variety of functions […]


Actuary (New York #49277)

January 4, 2018   

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


Life Actuary Manager (Multiple Locations #49740)

December 11, 2017   

Consulting and audit firm seeks a Life Actuary at the near-ASA level, with 6+ years of experience to join their practice. The engagements will vary, but they would like this candidate to have an understanding of reserve calculations and actuarial projection systems. […]


Life Actuary Senior Consultant (Multiple Locations #49744)

December 11, 2017   

Consulting and audit firm seeks a Life Actuary at the student Actuary – ASA level, with 4+ years of experience to join their practice. The engagements will vary, but they would like this candidate to have an understanding of reserve calculations and […]


Actuarial Director, IFRS Valuation and Reporting (Massachusetts #49734)

December 6, 2017   

International life insurer is looking for an FSA to lead IFRS valuation for the variable annuity blocks of business. This candidate should be skilled in reserving, capital reporting, experience studies, risk reporting and have knowledge of US and Canadian regulatory frameworks. This […]


AVP, Life Actuary (Massachusetts #49662)

December 4, 2017   

International life insurer seeks an FSA with 8-10 years of individual life, annuity or retail finance experience. The role will support the individual life business unit and assist with IFRS 17 transformation. AXIS or MG-ALFA knowledge would be beneficial. Prior management required. […]


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 […]


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, Disability Valuation (Ohio #49911)

January 17, 2018   

Financial services organization is seeking an FSA to oversee Disability Income projects, mainly focused on financial reporting processes. This person will supervise one Actuary and work on building out existing exhibits, analytics, and metrics. Knowledge of AXIS is key, and additional technical […]


Director, Actuarial Financial Reporting (Ohio #49901)

January 17, 2018   

Great opportunity for an FSA with at least 7 years of life and annuity experience to take on a leadership role with a leading financial corporation. Knowledge of variable and fixed indexed annuities is key, as is experience with AXIS. This candidate […]


2nd Vice President, Actuarial Financial Reporting (Ohio #49900)

January 17, 2018   

Our client, a leading financial services organization, is seeking an FSA with 10+ years of experience to supervise the financial reporting process and have responsibility for reviewing the VA and FIA lines of business. Experience with AXIS is required, as is the […]


Actuarial Analyst – Modeling (Illinois #49889)

January 16, 2018   

Life and health insurance carrier is seeking a junior candidate to work within the financial modeling group. This candidate should have at least 2 years of related experience and 3 exams complete. The position is centered on modeling assets and liabilities for […]


Senior Actuarial Associate (Multiple Locations #49878)

January 16, 2018   

Financial consulting and audit firm is looking to hire candidates with at least 3 years of experience within life insurance, and ideally an ASA certification. This position is within the Financial Risk Management area, and you will support a variety of functions […]


Associate Actuary (Illinois #49845)

January 16, 2018   

Leading actuarial consulting firm is searching for sharp ASA-level candidates to work within their Financial Risk Management area. Targeted candidates have 1-3 years of quantitative experience, knowledge of stochastic modeling, and risk management experience. Technical skills sought include C++, Matlab or other […]


Actuarial Vice President (Missouri #49872)

January 10, 2018   

Reinsurance organization is seeking a senior level Actuary to oversee global acquisitions. Our client will consider candidates who have M&A experience in a number of areas including life, annuity, health, or risk management; expertise in the given area is key. There is […]


Actuarial Director (Ohio #49827)

January 4, 2018   

Financial services company is seeking an FSA to lead valuation and financial reporting of the Disability product line. This individual should be proficient in AXIS and, ideally, have prior managerial experience. This is a great opportunity for someone early on in their […]


Managing Actuary (Illinois #49761)

January 2, 2018   

Life and annuity product management opportunity available with Financial Services carrier, based in Illinois. The client would strongly prefer an FSA, and someone with knowledge of MG ALFA. Modeling experience is key, as they will be closely involved with all facets of […]


AVP, Product Development (Illinois #49696)

December 4, 2017   

Our client, a Midwestern-based life insurer, is looking for an AVP-level Actuary/FSA to take on a leadership role within the Product Development team. The specific focus is pricing and implementation using innovative strategies and emerging distribution technology. The ideal candidate has several […]


Senior Quantitative Finance Analyst (North Carolina #49150)

January 17, 2018   

Financial services company seeks quantitative analytics professional with strong programming skills. Must have at least five years of quantitative modeling or validation experience in capital models or related areas. Familiarity with SAS, R, MATLAB, Python or C++ would be preferred.  (#49150)


Vice President – ERM (Alabama #49895)

January 16, 2018   

Life insurance carrier is hiring at the VP level; they seek a skilled life and annuity Actuary with extensive experience in insurance product development, risk management, and reinsurance structuring. A blend of strong quantitative abilities, effective communication skills, and high emotional intelligence […]


Senior Actuarial Associate (Multiple Locations #49878)

January 16, 2018   

Financial consulting and audit firm is looking to hire candidates with at least 3 years of experience within life insurance, and ideally an ASA certification. This position is within the Financial Risk Management area, and you will support a variety of functions […]


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 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 […]


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 […]


Senior Actuarial Associate (Multiple Locations #49878)

January 16, 2018   

Financial consulting and audit firm is looking to hire candidates with at least 3 years of experience within life insurance, and ideally an ASA certification. This position is within the Financial Risk Management area, and you will support a variety of functions […]


Associate Actuary (Texas #49806)

December 20, 2017   

Global life and annuity provider is seeking an ASA with 4-7 years of actuarial experience to join the team. Knowledge of fixed and indexed annuities is important, and this candidate needs to have dynamic communication skills as well. The position is focused […]


Life Actuary (Colorado #49798)

December 18, 2017   

Life and annuity carrier is looking for an ASA or FSA with experience in life insurance product design and pricing. This person typically has 6+ years of experience and is familiar with either ALFA or AXIS. The position will include model development […]


Life Actuary (Texas #49702)

December 1, 2017   

Texas life insurer seeks ASA or FSA with 10+ years of experience in product development and pricing. This position will work directly with the executive leadership on portfolio management and requires a start-up mentality to develop new business opportunities and challenge the […]


Vice President, Life Product Development (Texas #49060)

December 1, 2017   

A rated, Life Insurance company seeks a VP, 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 be current […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 Manager (Switzerland #49781)

December 13, 2017   

Global consulting firm is seeking a Qualified Actuary, fluent in German and English, to lead and manage engagements focused on international reserving and reporting. This candidate should have at least 5 years of experience in life insurance/reinsurance. This person will collaborate with […]


Senior Actuarial Manager (Bermuda #49736)

December 9, 2017   

Global consulting firm seeks a Life Actuary/FIA/FSA to assist in continued growth of their European efforts within Bermuda. Knowledge of Solvency II and European regulations is critical; knowing Bermudian regulations would be helpful as well.  Prior consulting and business development experience is […]


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. […]