Retained Search Services

Retained Search Services

Retained Search Services

DW Simpson’s Retained Search Services arm provides a tailored, high-touch approach to positions in need of additional focus due to:

  • executive level
  • specialized expertise
  • geography
  • cultural fit

DW Simpson’s retained business model ensures systematic market coverage and leverages the firm’s long-standing relationships with actuarial and analytics professionals at all levels in the insurance/reinsurance space, including company and consulting environments.

DW Simpson’s Retained Search Services has achieved notable success in placement percentage. We are a division of the largest actuarial and analytics professional search firm in the world, and our retained search structure ensures our clients get the personal attention they deserve. Moreover, DW Simpson’s Retained Search Services fees are designed to absorb more of the risk than clients incur with traditional executive search arrangements.

If you are interested in our retained services,
we will present a proposal specific to your search.

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Currently Retained Actuarial Jobs

RETAINED Director, Actuarial and Underwriting (Michigan #47955)


March 17, 2017   

Dental carrier in the Midwest looking to hire on an FSA designated Actuary to oversee actuarial and underwriting actions and advise executives on short and long term risk objectives and policies. Manage the budgeting, strategic planning, and rate filings. MAAA and FSA […]

RETAINED Chief Product Actuary, Competitive Analysis / Product Management (Colorado #48195)


March 8, 2017   

Top retirement/investment company looking to hire an an FSA Chief Product Actuary to oversee a team of actuaries that work on client product needs, conduct competitive analysis, and better existing product features. Great candidates should have several years of experience in the […]

RETAINED Chief Reserving Actuary, Global / Forecasting / ACAS (Illinois #48276)


March 6, 2017   

Global claims and underwriting group seeks skilled actuary to ensure that global reserves systems are adequate in their design, communication of results, people management, and development of quality reserving strategy. Person in this role must be able to communicate findings in understandable […]

RETAINED Mergers & Acquisitions Actuary, Strategy (North Carolina #48423)


February 13, 2017   

Private equity holding firm in the Southeast seeks an FSA with strong Mergers & Acquisitions experience in the life sector. This high visibility role will work directly with the firm’s top management in analyzing and structuring deals for the acquisition of insurance […]

RETAINED Consulting Actuary, Bid Filings / Medicare / Medicaid (Washington #47608)


January 16, 2017   

We have been retained by one of the world’s largest actuarial consulting firms to identify a talented Health Actuary, who will support their clients with year-end actuarial opinions. There will be very minimal travel in this role, and a variety of opportunities to […]

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March 17, 2017   

By: Bob Morand President and Managing Partner Originally published on Jan 1, 2014. March Madness is a special time of year. It’s Thursday morning, March 21st, and in a few hours the men’s annual NCAA basketball tournament/upset extravaganza is about to kick […]

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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 […]