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RETAINED Senior Assistant, Employee Benefits (Oregon #45448)

February 9, 2016   

Pacific Northwest-based life insurer seeks Actuarial Student to join its Employee Benefits Group. Prior experience with employee benefits products in a corporate environment needed. Demonstrated programming and modeling skills required. (#45448)


RETAINED Director, Life Actuarial Services (Multiple Locations #44968)

June 30, 2015   

Leading Actuarial consulting firm has multiple senior roles in its rapidly-growing life practice. Financial Reporting experience ideal. Prefer NE but may be open to other locations. Prior consulting experience highly valued but not required. (#44968)


RETAINED Actuarial Director (Multiple Locations #41145)

May 15, 2015   

Our client has an immediate opening for a life Actuarial Consultant with several years of experience for Actuarial Director role. Position is open at the FSA-level. Responsibilities will include Pricing, Reserving, Financial Reporting, mergers & acquisitions, Predictive Modeling and Enterprise Risk Management. […]


RETAINED Managing Director / Direct Entry Partner, Life Actuarial Advisory (New York #44103)

March 15, 2015   

Big Four Audit firm has retained DW Simpson to source an Actuary – Managing Director/Direct Entry Partner for the firm’s life Actuarial Advisory Services. Candidates will be seasoned consultants who are excited about business development and have high-level client management experience. The […]


RETAINED Corporate Actuarial Assistant / Financial Analysis (Oregon #45782)

January 26, 2015   

Pacific Northwest-based life insurer seeks FSA to join their Corporate Actuarial team. Responsibilities include building out modeling in support of corporate actuarial initiatives, including embedded value Analysis, ERM, and the forecasting and analysis of investments and capital. (#45782)


Actuarial Analysts, Entry / Annuities (Ohio #46322)

February 10, 2016   

Life insurance company looking for an entry-level Actuarial Analyst. Must have at least one actuarial exam and actuarial internship experience is strongly required. You will analyze cash flow projections and fixed/indexed annuities. Strong computer and analytics skills desired. (#46322)


RETAINED Senior Assistant, Employee Benefits (Oregon #45448)

February 9, 2016   

Pacific Northwest-based life insurer seeks Actuarial Student to join its Employee Benefits Group. Prior experience with employee benefits products in a corporate environment needed. Demonstrated programming and modeling skills required. (#45448)


Vice President, Annuities Valuation (New Jersey #46331)

February 9, 2016   

Large insurance carrier in the northeast seeks Fellow with 10+ years of life experience and a background in annuity valuation and management for a VP-level position. Role will manage a mid-size team and focus on GAAP, Stat and Tax financials. (#46331)


Pricing Actuaries, Annuities (Ohio #46326)

February 9, 2016   

Leading carrier of life and annuities seeks actuaries. Contribute to on-going growth with your knowledge of pricing, reserving, risk management and modeling. Background in FIA, Whole Life, Triton, PolySystems of similar a plus. Students with 2 plus years of experience up to Fellows […]


Life Actuary, Reporting & Modeling (Rhode Island #46311)

February 5, 2016   

National home and auto insurance company seeks financial reporting life actuary to perform valuation and reserve analysis as well as research and model development for the finance department. Solid life insurance experience and strong analytics skills are necessary. MG-ALFA knowledge desired as […]


Senior Associate Advisory (Multiple Locations #45980)

February 5, 2016   

Large audit advisory firm looking to hire Senior Associate to analyze and reconcile benefit plans for valuations. Develop reports, spreadsheet models, letters and presentations of key results for clients. A few years of experience in consulting and retirement desired. Must be on […]


Analyst, Experience Studies (Rhode Island #46039)

February 5, 2016   

National home and auto insurance company seeks near-ASA/ASA to price new life products and develop/maintain projection models. Provide technical support to other departments and update experience studies and assumptions. Great candidates will have pricing and life products experience. Strong quantitative and excel […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of February 1st, 2016


Industry News Roundup – Week of February 1st, 2016

February 5, 2016   

Aetna profit up despite public health exchange losses Source: Business Insurance | February 1, 2016 Aetna Inc. said Monday that its public health insurance exchange business remained unprofitable in 2015 despite narrowing its losses and, for its overall business, improving its underwriting […]


Programmer, Senior Actuary (California #45276)

February 5, 2016   

Insurance leader on the West Coast seeks actuarial programmer with strong technical background in C++ and VBA. Annuity modeling experience is preferred. Strong communication skills desired, as this person will interact with various departments on project work. (#45276)


Actuary, Life Modeling (Tennessee #46305)

February 4, 2016   

Leading benefits provider seeks ASA with 2+ years of experience and in-depth knowledge of business analysis, pricing, valuation, ALM or corporate experience for a technical life modeling role. Work will involve analyzing emerging markets and trends as well as preparing routine reports […]


Vice President, Annuities Valuation (New Jersey #46331)

February 9, 2016   

Large insurance carrier in the northeast seeks Fellow with 10+ years of life experience and a background in annuity valuation and management for a VP-level position. Role will manage a mid-size team and focus on GAAP, Stat and Tax financials. (#46331)


Life Actuary, Reporting & Modeling (Rhode Island #46311)

February 5, 2016   

National home and auto insurance company seeks financial reporting life actuary to perform valuation and reserve analysis as well as research and model development for the finance department. Solid life insurance experience and strong analytics skills are necessary. MG-ALFA knowledge desired as […]


Senior Associate Advisory (Multiple Locations #45980)

February 5, 2016   

Large audit advisory firm looking to hire Senior Associate to analyze and reconcile benefit plans for valuations. Develop reports, spreadsheet models, letters and presentations of key results for clients. A few years of experience in consulting and retirement desired. Must be on […]


Analyst, Experience Studies (Rhode Island #46039)

February 5, 2016   

National home and auto insurance company seeks near-ASA/ASA to price new life products and develop/maintain projection models. Provide technical support to other departments and update experience studies and assumptions. Great candidates will have pricing and life products experience. Strong quantitative and excel […]


AVP, Actuarial Planning / Forecasting (Maryland #45934)

February 2, 2016   

Life insurance holding company in the northeast seeks sharp FSA to coordinate the construction and development of the actuarial elements of financial plans. You will perform forecasting across relevant accounting bases for the US and United Kingdom. Oversee models and coordinate with […]


Director, Financial Modeling (New Jersey #45766)

February 2, 2016   

Life/annuities company in the northeast seeks FSA with several years of experience to oversee pricing and financial modeling efforts for funded transactions. Provide apt analytics insight and collaborate with corporate leaders to determine optimal pricing strategy. Strong actuarial background with things like […]


Associate, Financial Modeling (New Jersey #45768)

February 2, 2016   

Large life/annuities company in the northeast looking to hire ASA to play a key role in infrastructure and pricing development. You will lead financial modeling / pricing and analyze mortality demographics. Support securing approvals and supervise other quant staff. ALM experience is […]


Reinsurance, Advanced Analyst (Massachusetts #46017)

January 26, 2016   

Multiline insurance / reinsurance company seeks sharp actuary to analyze customer behavior through experience studies as well as apprise pricing and reinsurance processes. Great candidates must have SAS skills as well as predictive modeling/analytics experience and/or statistical analysis/linear regression knowledge. This is […]


Analytics / Life, Vice President (New York #46209)

January 21, 2016   

Investment research and analytics firm seeks credentialed actuary to oversee life insurance unit. Experience on the finance side with credit risk preferred but not required. Strong communication skills are a must, as this person will interact with senior management and mentor junior […]


Capital Markets Specialist (Massachusetts #46221)

January 21, 2016   

Northeast-based banking company looking for an individual with about 5-10 years of experience in life insurance to assess effectiveness of risk management and capital markets. Candidates with experience in risk management and evaluation, stress-testing, modeling, and capital planning is ideal. Broad knowledge […]


Actuarial Analysts, Entry / Annuities (Ohio #46322)

February 10, 2016   

Life insurance company looking for an entry-level Actuarial Analyst. Must have at least one actuarial exam and actuarial internship experience is strongly required. You will analyze cash flow projections and fixed/indexed annuities. Strong computer and analytics skills desired. (#46322)


Pricing Actuaries, Annuities (Ohio #46326)

February 9, 2016   

Leading carrier of life and annuities seeks actuaries. Contribute to on-going growth with your knowledge of pricing, reserving, risk management and modeling. Background in FIA, Whole Life, Triton, PolySystems of similar a plus. Students with 2 plus years of experience up to Fellows […]


Actuarial Life Consultants (Illinois #45342)

February 3, 2016   

Growing life consulting firm seeks to hire actuarial life Consultants / Sr. Consultants through Principal level in several US offices. Past consulting experience and work within the modeling realm desirable but not required. (#45342)


Financial Analysis, Senior Consultant/ ERM (Ohio #46275)

January 27, 2016   

National retirement, claims and banking business looking to hire strong consultant to assist in designing and enhancing risk capacity, appetite and limits for enterprise and other frameworks. Produce reports for the Chief Actuary and other C-Suite officers as well as build models […]


Actuary, Financial Reporting (Ohio #46104)

January 21, 2016   

Holding company in the Midwest looking to hire sharp actuary to perform financial reporting/valuation work. Develop and maintain tools, review product model methodologies and coding, and regularly asses risk in modeling. Strong candidates will possess ASA designation along with solid annuity and […]


Analyst, Financial Risk Management (Illinois #46189)

January 14, 2016   

Large, well-known, insurance and analytics company looking to hire sharp analyst to perform financial risk management work. You will work on hedging programs, develop new financial products, assess derivatives and perform capital analyses. Great candidates will have strong quantitative backgrounds along with […]


Credit Analysts, Multiple Positions (Missouri #46185)

January 14, 2016   

Regulator seeks to hire several credit analysts and a manager for a team to be based in the Midwest. These roles will rate investments from insurance companies; any rating agency experience is a definite plus, but not required. Financial backgrounds and CFA […]


Associate Actuary, Corporate Modeling (Missouri #46066)

January 5, 2016   

Global reinsurer seeks FSA to serve in a leading role for enterprise projections. This role will be involved in corporate modeling, validating and analyzing input as well as running models and giving recommendations with technical expertise. You will grow and improve all […]


AVP Actuary, Global VA Hedging (Multiple Locations #46044)

December 31, 2015   

Global life and investment company seeks FSA or experienced ASA for a team leadership position within VA Hedging group. Role will interface with senior leadership. Strong project management experience required. (#46044)


Executive Director & Actuary (Missouri #46062)

December 29, 2015   

Global reinsurer seeks FSA to serve in a leading Executive Director role within their global financial solutions team. This role will entail financial reporting and analysis of international products. US GAAP, STAT, Tax, Solvency II, Economic Capital, and Embedded Value knowledge preferred. […]


Senior Associate Advisory (Multiple Locations #45980)

February 5, 2016   

Large audit advisory firm looking to hire Senior Associate to analyze and reconcile benefit plans for valuations. Develop reports, spreadsheet models, letters and presentations of key results for clients. A few years of experience in consulting and retirement desired. Must be on […]


Actuary, Life Modeling (Tennessee #46305)

February 4, 2016   

Leading benefits provider seeks ASA with 2+ years of experience and in-depth knowledge of business analysis, pricing, valuation, ALM or corporate experience for a technical life modeling role. Work will involve analyzing emerging markets and trends as well as preparing routine reports […]


Associate, Life Reinsurance (Multiple Locations #46103)

January 8, 2016   

National life reinsurance company seeks near-ASA designated solid life candidate for Corporate Actuarial unit. At least 1-2 years of life insurance experience required, strong technical skills preferred. Solid communication and project management skills desired. Florida location preferred. (#46103)


AVP, Pricing / Reinsurance (North Carolina #44745)

January 7, 2016   

Reinsurance provider for complex risk wants to hire an FSA to support and lead product line strategy. Develop financial projection and pricing processes. Several years of life/reinsurance experience is required. Must be a self-starter and able to travel. (#44745)


Associate Actuary, Universal Life (Virginia #46065)

December 31, 2015   

Large international financial solutions company looking to hire sharp ASA to review monthly projections and valuations for universal life products. Prepare monthly Stat, GAAP and tax work and monitor regulatory developments. Experience with UL products as well as strong management and communication […]


Actuary, Life Valuation / GAAP (Virginia #46064)

December 31, 2015   

Large international financial solutions company looking to add a strong ASA/FSA to valuation for life products and support corporate goals. You will develop GAAP, product assumptions and reserving analytics. AXIS/PolySystems skills desired along with several years of experience in life industry and […]


Director & Actuary, Universal Life Valuation (Virginia #46063)

December 30, 2015   

International personal insurance/retirement provider seeks Universal Life Director to oversee monthly projections and valuations as well as review and prepare Stat/GAAP/Tax work. Great candidates will be FSA designated with strong management skills and programming/model building knowledge. (#46063)


Actuary, MGMT / Treaty Pricing (North Carolina #46031)

December 22, 2015   

Large reinsurer looking to hire sharp FSA/near-FSA to review treaty pricing, language, assumptions and valuation methods. You will appraise models and risk performance analytics. Understand pricing and evaluation as well as complex models. Good communication skills a must. (#46031)


Assistant, Stop-loss Underwriting (Louisiana #46027)

December 22, 2015   

Life insurance group seeks Student/ASA/MAAA to provide underwriting, data management and actuarial support. Coordinate reinsurer quotes and document full process. Stop-loss underwriting experience is a must. Strong health background required. (#46027)


Senior Consultant, Annuities / Predictive Analytics (Multiple Locations #45806)

November 18, 2015   

Prominent consulting firm seeks an experienced consultant. Experience with individual life and annuities preferred. Subject matter expertise in financial reporting, modeling, product development, risk management, or predictive analytics is desired. Prior consulting or sales experience is required. (#45806)


RETAINED Senior Assistant, Employee Benefits (Oregon #45448)

February 9, 2016   

Pacific Northwest-based life insurer seeks Actuarial Student to join its Employee Benefits Group. Prior experience with employee benefits products in a corporate environment needed. Demonstrated programming and modeling skills required. (#45448)


Programmer, Senior Actuary (California #45276)

February 5, 2016   

Insurance leader on the West Coast seeks actuarial programmer with strong technical background in C++ and VBA. Annuity modeling experience is preferred. Strong communication skills desired, as this person will interact with various departments on project work. (#45276)


Associate, Life Reinsurance (Multiple Locations #46103)

January 8, 2016   

National life reinsurance company seeks near-ASA designated solid life candidate for Corporate Actuarial unit. At least 1-2 years of life insurance experience required, strong technical skills preferred. Solid communication and project management skills desired. Florida location preferred. (#46103)


Senior Actuary, Projections / Development (Texas #45908)

December 16, 2015   

Senior Life Actuary, West, USA: Major, multi-line insurance company seeks Senior Actuary for their life business. Solid actuarial and leadership experience along with good computer skills required. Programming knowledge desired. You will be involved with utilizing actuarial software to drive models for […]


Statutory Valuation, Actuarial Associate / GAAP (Texas #45638)

December 15, 2015   

Life insurance company seeks ASA/FSA with 5+ years of statutory valuation and GAAP experience with annuity products. Responsibilities include calculating, analyzing, and reporting reserves and other actuarial financial statement items. (#45638)


Actuary, Valuation / Database Software (Texas #45964)

December 14, 2015   

Innovative life insurance company seeks FSA with 5+ years of corporate valuation experience for this highly visible role. You will perform financial reporting activities and analyze financial data. Database software experience desired. Strong knowledge of life and annuity products required. (#45964)


Actuarial Analyst, Product Design (Vermont #45923)

December 4, 2015   

Life insurance company located in the northeast seeks ASA with 2-4 years of experience to work on product design and development. Familiarity with programming and pricing preferred along with strong communication skills. (#45923)


Associate Actuary, Annuity / Health / GGY AXIS (Texas #45915)

December 3, 2015   

Major US insurance company seeks Associate Actuary with strong GGY AXIS experience for building Life, Annuity and Health models. 2+ years of experience required. Near ASA or ASA designation preferred. Experience building and validating models required. Other key technical skills in SAS, […]


Product Actuary, Life / Annuities (Texas #45635)

October 21, 2015   

Large life and annuity insurance company looking to add an Annuity Product Actuary to their program. ASA/FSA with 5+ years’ actuarial experience with annuity products desired. Candidates with group annuities and benefit riders experience along with financial modeling skills (preferably using MG-ALFA) are […]


Data Analytics Specialist (Multiple Locations #45453)

October 20, 2015   

Well-known management consulting firm seeks Data specialist to work on tech for audit analytics and visualization to improve efficiency. You will build standard solutions and work on a team of talented individuals. Great opportunity to learn and contribute to an exciting area. […]


Director & Associate Director (England #45813)

January 6, 2016   

Leading consulting firm seeks to hire Director and Associate Director to lead European software sales. Ability to connect with clients, develop and maintain relationships, devise a marketing strategy and sell software and services needed. Past sales experience, local language skills and contacts […]


Senior Manager, Life Actuary / AXIS (Canada #46068)

January 4, 2016   

Major consulting firm seeks FCIA with strong AXIS modeling and conversion experience for their Toronto office. Existing client-facing, audit, capital modeling, and actuarial modernization experience desired. Project management skills are necessary. (#46068)


Reinsurance Associate, Pricing (Bermuda #46002)

December 21, 2015   

Reinsurance company in Bermuda looking to hire sharp Student/ASA with life/annuity and modeling experience to price and test models and maintain assumptions. 2+ exams is ideal as well as projection and valuation software experience. (#46002)


Pricing Actuary, Group Life / IL (Ontario #46006)

December 18, 2015   

Individual / group life insurance company looking to hire near/new-FSA to evaluate product data from life reinsurance clienteles and set pricing. You will ensure that quotes will foster premium growth and returns. AXIS and other pricing software skills desired along with either […]


Head of Pricing, Life Reinsurance (Singapore #45406)

October 8, 2015   

Our client seeks a candidate for a high-profile pricing role in Asia. This person will be responsible for pricing of life reinsurance business and will have regional teams reporting up to them. Asian language skills, life reinsurance, Asian market is experience ideal. […]


Executive Director, Valuations / GAAP / AXIS (Multiple Locations #45527)

September 29, 2015   

Large reinsurance group in the Midwest seeks sharp Fellow (FSA/FCIA) to report, analyze and review valuations to ensure compliance. Lead valuation for offices and develop and implement strategy for those teams. Solid candidates will have several years of GAAP knowledge as well […]


Senior Analyst, Annuities / Reinsurance (Bermuda #45485)

September 23, 2015   

Fabulous opportunity to join growing multi-national life carrier. Our well-known client seeks a strong Senior Analyst (nearly qualified to FSA) to support annuity pricing and financial reporting. Price and model reinsurance and support financials. Contribute to projections, regulatory and solvency work. Great candidates will […]


Actuary, Life / Embedded Value (Switzerland #45198)

August 7, 2015   

International consulting firm seeks Actuarial Consultant to help with their life business. Develop insurance/reinsurance solutions for clients as well as support embedded value reviews and audits. Ideal candidate will be qualified or near and fluent in English/German. (#45198)


Actuarial Director, GAAP Reporting (Bermuda #45107)

July 21, 2015   

Top reinsurance company seeks a life Actuary with the ASA or FSA designation and at least 5 years of experience. Responsibilities will include financial, GAAP /Stat reporting, cash flow testing, reserving and asset liability modeling. (#45107)


Risk Officer (Bermuda #45001)

July 9, 2015   

Popular regulator seeks sharp, knowledgeable FSA/ASA to oversee and measure day to day risk management to determine trends and loss for its department. Develop and implement risk metrics as well as identify key risk areas. Ideal candidate will have several years of […]

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Industry News Roundup – Week of February 1st, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of February 1st, 2016


February 5, 2016   

Aetna profit up despite public health exchange losses Source: Business Insurance | February 1, 2016 Aetna Inc. said Monday that its public health insurance exchange business remained unprofitable in 2015 despite narrowing its losses and, for its overall business, improving its underwriting […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of January 25th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of January 25th, 2016


January 29, 2016   

AIG to Plan Partial Spinoff of Mortgage-Insurance Business Source: Bloomberg Business | January 22, 2016 American International Group Inc., the insurer being pressured by activist investor Carl Icahn to shrink the company, plans to pursue a partial spinoff of its mortgage guaranty unit, […]

Industry News Roundup –  Week of January 18th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of January 18th, 2016


January 22, 2016   

ACE and Chubb Are Now One; New Chubb Brand Logo Unveiled Source: Insurance Journal | January 15, 2016 ACE Limited completed its acquisition of Chubb yesterday, creating the world’s largest publicly traded property/casualty insurance company. ACE paid approximately $29.5 billion in the […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of January 11th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of January 11th, 2016


January 18, 2016   

Confie Acquires Fair Price Insurance in New York City Source: Insurance Journal | January 11, 2016 Despite the signs of some pricing stabilization in property catastrophe during the June/July 2015 renewals, hopeful forecasts for a “softening in the softening” in reinsurance pricing [...]
Industry News Roundup – Week of January 4th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of January 4th, 2016


January 8, 2016   

Why a Mild Winter Is a Win for Health Insurers By Michelle Cortez & Zachary Tracer | January, 7 2016 A warm winter is helping create the slowest start to the U.S. flu season in five years, during what is typically a [...]
Industry News Roundup: ACA Co-ops, Feds, New CEOs & Solvency II

Industry News Roundup: ACA Co-ops, Feds, New CEOs & Solvency II


December 2, 2015   

Land of Lincoln, an ACA Startup, Stops Writing New Small-Group Policies By Ameet Sachdev Chicago Tribune Land of Lincoln, an ACA co-op, hits cap on small business health insurance policies. Land of Lincoln Health, a federally funded insurance startup, is no longer […]