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Actuarial Student Software Developer (Ontario #48713)

Industry leader in Actuarial Software and Modeling seeks Entry-level, Student, and ASA candidates for Software Development roles at their Toronto headquarters location. These individuals should have impressive academic records and some programming experience or strong aptitude for learning C++, JAVA, or other object-orientated programming languages. (#48713)

Entry Level Actuarial Analyst (Minnesota #48734)

Life insurance company seeks an Entry Level Actuarial Analyst to work in a product development focused role. Excellent communication skills are required to work with this consulting type group. (#48734)

Actuary Student (Michigan #50014)

Our Midwestern client seeks a student actuary with knowledge of actuarial principles, underwriting and claims practices. No prior experience is required, however, some actuarial background is preferred. Proficiency in Excel and Access is desired along with excellent oral and written communications skills. (#50014)

Student Actuary / Quantitative Programmer (Illinois #50238)

Our Midwest client seeks a student actuary who has obtained or made successful progress toward CFA and/or FRM designations. Proficiency in computer programming language such as C++, Matlab, and Excel VBA is desired. Oral & written communications skills, capacity for leadership, and creative problem solving are required. (#50238)

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)

FAQ: Working Abroad

For professional development and/or personal purposes, some Actuaries may investigate career opportunities abroad. We at DW Simpson frequently field inquiries about making such a move, and have provided several examples showcasing our responses below.   I am looking to work in the U.S, but require visa sponsorship. What does the...

Communication Skills Words Can’t Describe

From meetings and industry conference preparation/execution to your presence among the varied social media, how you comport yourself makes a significant impact on how you are perceived by your peers, superiors and others in the profession. How, then, can we use each of these interactions to maximize our career potential?...

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...

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Risk Management Actuary (Ohio #50424)


Midwestern client seeks an FSA with 1-5 years of experience with deferred annuity products, along with Prophet or similar actuarial software. Superior management & analytical skills, plus proficiency in Excel is strongly preferred. (#50424)

Actuarial Student Analyst (Indiana #50377)


Midwestern Company seeks an actuarial student with demonstrated analytical / mathematical skills. Knowledge of Access, Excel and other data software programs to maintain data for state rate reviews, plus deep understanding of pricing large groups and programs is strongly desired. (#50377)

Health & Welfare Senior Consultant (New York #50415)


Northeastern Consulting Firm seeks a professional with 4+ years of relevant benefit administration or benefit process experience, along with 4+ years of industry or consulting background within Health & Welfare administration or operation. Proven interpersonal & written/verbal communication skills, along with proficient […]

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 […]