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RETAINED: Health Actuary, FSA/MAAA (Missouri #49774)

Non-profit seeks FSA / MAAA with 7+ years of health experience, and working knowledge of SQL, SAS or similar database query language. Must have strong communication and presentation skills, and familiarity working with large data sets. This position will also take part in employment and promotion of employees.  This Actuary...

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...

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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