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Actuarial Conference Best Practices

Actuarial Conferences are ongoing throughout the year and are a highly valuable resource for Actuaries to stay current with the latest industry trends. There are many benefits to attending actuarial conferences, in addition to fulfilling your continuing education requirements. While these conferences provide a great environment to attend sessions and...

Exchange Rate: Chasing more than the dollar in Canada’s P&C market

The last time the exchange rate between Canadian and the US currency dipped below 62 cents to the dollar, it was a very different time for Canadian Property & Casualty Actuaries. Canada was then soundly in second place only to the US, in terms of the first CAS (Casualty Actuarial Society) and SOA (Society of Actuaries) actuarial exams attempted and passed. Since then, we are acutely aware of China’s emergence and that they haven’t relinquished their position as the fastest growing producer of actuarial candidates.

Body Language Tips for Your Next Job Interview

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.

Recent Jobs & News

Senior Actuarial Analyst (California #49332)


Property & Casualty insurer seeks a student actuary with 3+ years of experience working on filings & with regulators, especially the CA and WA DOIs. Knowledge of VBA and SQL is beneficial, along with 3+ actuarial exams passed. Exposure to predictive modeling […]

Reserving Actuary, ACAS or FCAS (Illinois #50413)


Our General Insurance carrier client has an immediate need for a P&C Reserving Actuary with 9+ years of experience. In addition to reserving experience, this Actuary should have strong interpersonal skills; they will collaborate internally and externally, and need the confidence to […]

Actuary / Financial Analyst (#50300)


Our Northeastern client seeks an ACAS or FCAS with 3+ years of experience at a property & casualty insurer or rating agency. Main activities include: analyze & report financial strength, and assign ratings to personal lines. This professional must be willing to […]

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 […]

2017 Casualty Actuarial Society Annual Meeting


DW Simpson Attendees Patty Simpson Chairman, CEO, & Founder Paquita Laurient Senior Recruiter Browse all of our recruiters.Recruiter Bios Join DW Simpson Join us for the DW Simpson Cocktail Reception at the 2017 CAS Annual Meeting in Anaheim, CA. Where: Mix Lounge [...]