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ASA / FSA Health Consultant (Florida #46274)

Fast growing health care/actuarial consulting firm seeks credentialed actuaries to join their team in multiple locations as practice leaders. More senior health care actuaries will be reviewed on remote basis with option to open new office.  The firm consults on all sectors within health care industry from insurers and health...

Actuarial Software Developer (New York #42137)

A global investment company is looking to fill a Software Developer position. The company is willing to look at all experience levels. The ideal candidate must have interest in technology and experience working with multiple software programs. Development experience preferred with strong analytical skills. (#42137)

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

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, employee relations, recruitment, training, benefits, policies, and organizational...

Specialist Atmospheric Perils, GIS / Earthquake (India #48356)

Global P&C insurer is expanding their catastrophe modelling group and looking for candidates with research experience in areas such as: atmospheric sciences, earthquake and flood. Ability to manipulate large datasets and experience with GIS is essential. PhD’s with international experience are strongly preferred. (#48356)

Consultant, Healthcare (Multiple Locations #46270)

Growing health consulting firm seeks actuaries at all levels with backgrounds in ACA, Medicare, Medicaid, and risk adjustment for Consultant roles. Strong compensation and benefits package for top performers. Consulting background is not required. (#46270)

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

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 Engineering (Petroleum, Nuclear, Chemical and Electrical) majors, for...

The Evolution of Risk Management

By: Marianne Westphal, Senior Director, & Angie Wachholz, Manager Managing risk has become paramount in understanding the global marketplace. This has led companies to reevaluate their risk management strategies and operations. Actuaries, of course, have always been involved in risk management. More recently, risk management has become the focus at...

Romancing the Retainer

A retained search is equivalent to taking a personal relationship to the next level. Sure, you’ve played the field (contingent search) for a good amount of time; however, you’re now at a point where you want to get serious. You want to settle down. You have so much to offer...

Trends in Actuarial Hiring

By: Margit Vogele, Manager & Sean Loboda, Manager The demand for Actuaries and analytics professionals has increased greatly in the aftermath of the recent financial crisis. While the market has proven to be competitive across all lines of business, we have seen the strongest increase in activity within the Health...

Why Choose a Retained Search?

Most of the positions that are filled by recruiters are posted on a contingent basis. In many situations, employers see value in working with multiple firms and paying a recruitment fee only when they hire a candidate presented by one of the firms. Based on intuition, it would be easy...

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Senior Associate Actuary (Pennsylvania #50365)


Our Northeastern client seeks an ASA or FSA with 5-7+ years of experience in insurance, investments, and enterprise risks along with a basic understanding of STAT / GAAP requirements. Proficient computer skills such as Prophet, MG-ALFA, or similar projection software systems plus […]

Senior Quantitative Analytics Actuary (Pennsylvania #50369)


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++, […]

VP, Actuarial (New York #50313)


Northeastern insurer seeks an FSA and MAAA with 10+ years of actuarial health experience along with strong management & leadership skills. This role will be responsible for 3 direct reports and will work on Valuation & Network analysis. Actuarial pricing background is […]

Forbes Magazine Selects DW Simpson as one of 2018’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms

Forbes Magazine Selects DW Simpson as one of 2018’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms


PRESS RELEASE – Chicago, IL – April 16, 2018 – DW Simpson Global Actuarial & Analytics Recruitment has been selected by Forbes Magazine as one of the Best Executive Recruiting Firms of 2018.  Forbes, in conjunction with Statista, surveyed over 34,000 HR […]

Interview Etiquette

Interview Etiquette


How to communicate your value during a job interview Interviewing can be a challenging communication endeavor for even the most seasoned candidates, and it can be helpful to review some basic etiquette in order to make the most of the process. Employers use [...]

DW Simpson Hires Patty Kennelly as Director of Recruitment & Business Development


PRESS RELEASE — DW Simpson Global Actuarial & Analytics Recruitment – (Chicago, IL – 2/13/2018) It’s with great enthusiasm that we announce our newest hire, Patty Kennelly as Director, Recruitment & Business Development – Risk Management, Analytics & Data Science.  Patty joined […]