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Quantitative Modeling Actuary (California #50572)

Western Life Insurer seeks an ASA with 3+ years of experience, preferably with annuities, who has modeling, valuation, financial and accounting skills. Prior work background in modeling systems such as Moses, MG-ALFA, GGY AXIS or Prophet is preferred, along with knowledge of C++, VBA, SQL, Python, R or Matlab. (#50572)

Assistant Actuary (Oregon #50227)

Our Northwestern client seeks an ASA progressing to FSA, along with a minimum of 5 years of experience in the actuarial field. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of the principles of accounting U.S. GAAP and support management of the ORSA stress testing process. ERM...

Consulting Actuary (Oregon #50229)

Our Northwestern client seeks an FSA with 5+ years of experience along with a unique product line knowledge. Main responsibilities include: developing & maintaining pricing premium rates and fees, analyzing emerging profit and calculating reserves & liabilities. Experience in Asset Liability Management (ALM) plus proficiency in preparing financial statements following...

Fellow, Actuarial Software Developer (Multiple Locations #48712)

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 provided. Exciting opportunity to stay ahead of, and...

Assistant Valuation Actuary (California #50573)

Our Western client seeks an ASA with 3-5 years of experience who is working towards an FSA designation, and possesses proficiency with Excel, VBA & databases. Working knowledge of variable annuities with guarantee benefits is a plus, along with solid skills using actuarial modeling software such as MoSes. (#50573)

Life Associate Actuary (Washington #50650)

Growing Life insurer seeks an FSA or career ASA with 8-10+ years of actuarial experience. Knowledge of annuities, in particular indexed annuities, and financial reporting is a big plus. Polysystems and ALFA experience is preferred. There are two openings, and two different locations (Washington & Iowa) for this role. (#50650)

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