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RETAINED Chief Product Actuary, Competitive Analysis / Product Management (Colorado #48195)

March 8, 2017   

Top retirement/investment company looking to hire an an FSA Chief Product Actuary to oversee a team of actuaries that work on client product needs, conduct competitive analysis, and better existing product features. Great candidates should have several years of experience in the […]


RETAINED Mergers & Acquisitions Actuary, Strategy (North Carolina #48423)

February 13, 2017   

Private equity holding firm in the Southeast seeks an FSA with strong Mergers & Acquisitions experience in the life sector. This high visibility role will work directly with the firm’s top management in analyzing and structuring deals for the acquisition of insurance […]


Actuarial Consultant, Valuation / Dynamic Catastrophe (Canada #48008)

March 28, 2017   

Prestigious financial advisory firm looking to hire an Actuarial Consultant to develop good relationships with clients, ensure projects are up to standard, and technical work is of excellent quality. You will also assist the appointed actuary in with valuation and dynamic catastrophe […]


Actuary, Reinsurance / Mortality Markets / ALFA (Missouri #48503)

March 24, 2017   

Popular international reinsurer seeks actuary to develop pricing and risk analysis for its non-traditional mortality markets. You’ll review financial projections for potential reinsurance transactions and provide pricing and general actuarial expertise for stakeholders. Work closely with Global Acquisition team for associated risk […]


Actuarial Analyst, GGY-AXIS / Solvency II / Stat / GAAP (Illinois #48505)

March 24, 2017   

Supplemental life/health product provider seeks Actuarial Analyst to calculate and record life/health reserves for Stat/GAAP and Solvency II. Handle quarterly and annual reserves using GGY-AXIS and relay important results to higher management and regulators. Candidate actively progressing in exams desired. A few […]


Corporate Vice President & Actuary / Pricing / Annuities (New York #48493)

March 24, 2017   

Mutual northeast life and health insurance company seeks strong actuary for a Corporate Vice President role. You will oversee traditional life pricing/annuities. A designated professional with 5-11 years actuarial experience and background in pricing annuity/life products is desired. (#48493)


Actuarial Analyst, L&H / Annuities / Rate Filing (Illinois #48483)

March 23, 2017   

Major life insurance company seeks individuals with actuarial internship experience. Pricing and rate filing experience preferred. Knowledge of statistical modeling and projections desired. (#48483)


Financial Actuary, US Reserving / Project Management (Multiple Locations #48388)

March 20, 2017   

Well-known life reinsurance company looking to hire sharp and seasoned FSA to prepare quarterly financial reports and make certain that audit controls and documentation remain consistent. You will also mentor associates and develop review analyses. Candidates must have solid financial valuation background […]


Assistant Actuary, Programming / MG-ALFA (California #48118)

March 20, 2017   

Life insurance/investment advisory company out west seeks with some programming experience to help a team of actuaries in their product development department. Maintain MG-ALFA systems and provide training to the system’s model users. Assist in creating new insurance products. Great candidates will […]


Associate Actuary, Pricing / Life Insurance (California #48464)

March 20, 2017   

Life insurance/investment advisory company out west looking to hire preferably designated Associate Actuary to provide key technical support to its pricing/product design team. You will help develop and price new life products. Knowledge of MG-ALFA is desired along with fantastic communication skills […]


Data Scientist, Predictive Modeling / SAS / R (Missouri #48449)

March 13, 2017   

Large, well-known reinsurance group looking to hire a skilled Data Scientist to develop predictive modeling solutions for both internal and external international clients. Clean data, develop business, and reaffirm integrity for modeling. PhD MS with superb analytics skills necessary. Insurance background a […]


Research & Development Actuary, Financial Reporting (Ohio #48442)

March 10, 2017   

Life/annuities company looking to hire sharp Fellow as Research & Development Actuary to develop educational tools for executive management, research valuation methodology, and improve processes for strategic initiatives. Solid actuarial experience desired along with strong communication skills. Financial reporting with fixed/indexed annuities […]


Corporate Vice President & Actuary / Pricing / Annuities (New York #48493)

March 24, 2017   

Mutual northeast life and health insurance company seeks strong actuary for a Corporate Vice President role. You will oversee traditional life pricing/annuities. A designated professional with 5-11 years actuarial experience and background in pricing annuity/life products is desired. (#48493)


Actuary, Accident and Critical Illness (Multiple Locations #48363)

February 28, 2017   

Large financial services corporation keen to see resumes of FSAs/ASAs with actuarial background in either accident/health or critical illness to provide their expertise to the pricing and risk management area for CI products. Lead and oversee pricing, compliance, and management processes. Proficiency […]


Model Validation Actuary, Life / Health / Enterprise Compliance (Multiple Locations #47403)

February 27, 2017   

Life/health insurance company seeks FSA/ASA with life/health modeling experience to ensure enterprise compliance and standards. Support model management and governance. Strong excel skills and excellent analysis abilities a must. You may be supervising a small staff. (#47403)


Director, Valuation / Product Development / MG-ALFA (Pennsylvania #48361)

February 17, 2017   

Small niche insurance company seeks an FSA with 5+ years of life insurance modeling or valuation experience. A background in product management or product development is preferred, along with MG-ALFA knowledge. (#48361)


Associate-Senior Associate, AXIS Software / Consulting / Risk Management (Multiple Locations #47886)

February 14, 2017   

Leading consulting firm seeks ASA with 3-8 years of life insurance product experience. AXIS software knowledge is required. Work on developing models and reviewing client information. You will also mentor associates and more junior staff. (#47886)


Associate Actuary, ERM / MG-ALFA (Multiple Locations #48299)

February 9, 2017   

Life insurance company seeks ASA/new FSA with 8+ years of experience to be part of a dynamic team to identify, measure, and monitor insurance risk for the overall ERM program. Strong negotiation, presentation, and facilitation skills as well as knowledge of PolySystems […]


AVP, Capital Management / Financial Reporting / Modeling (Vermont #48297)

February 9, 2017   

Life insurance company seeks Senior Actuary to read the landscape of capital management. Candidates must have in depth background in life, annuities, reinsurance, and financial reporting. Generous package for credentialed actuary with management knowledge and excellent communication skills. (#48297)


Senior Actuary, Reserving Analyses / Benefits (Massachusetts #48264)

February 3, 2017   

Well-known mutual company seeks Senior Managing Actuary to lead modeling work for reserving analyses, models, and processes. You will update models to support new regulatory requirements and train staff. You will also analyze factors in profitability and risk. Great candidates will have […]


Actuarial Associate, PolySystems / Annuities (Connecticut #48168)

January 19, 2017   

V.C. backed carrier in growth mode looking for ASA or near to contribute to actuarial pricing and modeling needs. Knowledge of PolySystems or similar required and annuities a plus. Exciting time to join organization on the move. (#48168)


Consulting, Life / Reinsurance / GAAP (Connecticut #47114)

January 13, 2017   

Specialized life reinsurance company in the northeast looking for an Actuary with a couple of years of life and/or reinsurance experience to work on valuations and projections. You will calculate Stat/GAAP reserves, model cash flow for projections and EV, and support pricing. […]


Actuary, Reinsurance / Mortality Markets / ALFA (Missouri #48503)

March 24, 2017   

Popular international reinsurer seeks actuary to develop pricing and risk analysis for its non-traditional mortality markets. You’ll review financial projections for potential reinsurance transactions and provide pricing and general actuarial expertise for stakeholders. Work closely with Global Acquisition team for associated risk […]


Actuarial Analyst, GGY-AXIS / Solvency II / Stat / GAAP (Illinois #48505)

March 24, 2017   

Supplemental life/health product provider seeks Actuarial Analyst to calculate and record life/health reserves for Stat/GAAP and Solvency II. Handle quarterly and annual reserves using GGY-AXIS and relay important results to higher management and regulators. Candidate actively progressing in exams desired. A few […]


Actuarial Analyst, L&H / Annuities / Rate Filing (Illinois #48483)

March 23, 2017   

Major life insurance company seeks individuals with actuarial internship experience. Pricing and rate filing experience preferred. Knowledge of statistical modeling and projections desired. (#48483)


Financial Actuary, US Reserving / Project Management (Multiple Locations #48388)

March 20, 2017   

Well-known life reinsurance company looking to hire sharp and seasoned FSA to prepare quarterly financial reports and make certain that audit controls and documentation remain consistent. You will also mentor associates and develop review analyses. Candidates must have solid financial valuation background […]


Data Scientist, Predictive Modeling / SAS / R (Missouri #48449)

March 13, 2017   

Large, well-known reinsurance group looking to hire a skilled Data Scientist to develop predictive modeling solutions for both internal and external international clients. Clean data, develop business, and reaffirm integrity for modeling. PhD MS with superb analytics skills necessary. Insurance background a […]


Research & Development Actuary, Financial Reporting (Ohio #48442)

March 10, 2017   

Life/annuities company looking to hire sharp Fellow as Research & Development Actuary to develop educational tools for executive management, research valuation methodology, and improve processes for strategic initiatives. Solid actuarial experience desired along with strong communication skills. Financial reporting with fixed/indexed annuities […]


Director, Pricing Actuary / Model Projections (Kansas #48397)

March 2, 2017   

Life reinsurance company in the states looking to hire sharp Fellow to oversee and price large critical transactional processes. Some of the transactions may include mortality structure, model projections, targets, etc. You will also update governance details for pricing. You will be […]


Actuary, Accident and Critical Illness (Multiple Locations #48363)

February 28, 2017   

Large financial services corporation keen to see resumes of FSAs/ASAs with actuarial background in either accident/health or critical illness to provide their expertise to the pricing and risk management area for CI products. Lead and oversee pricing, compliance, and management processes. Proficiency […]


Model Validation Actuary, Life / Health / Enterprise Compliance (Multiple Locations #47403)

February 27, 2017   

Life/health insurance company seeks FSA/ASA with life/health modeling experience to ensure enterprise compliance and standards. Support model management and governance. Strong excel skills and excellent analysis abilities a must. You may be supervising a small staff. (#47403)


Associate-Senior Associate, AXIS Software / Consulting / Risk Management (Multiple Locations #47886)

February 14, 2017   

Leading consulting firm seeks ASA with 3-8 years of life insurance product experience. AXIS software knowledge is required. Work on developing models and reviewing client information. You will also mentor associates and more junior staff. (#47886)


Financial Actuary, US Reserving / Project Management (Multiple Locations #48388)

March 20, 2017   

Well-known life reinsurance company looking to hire sharp and seasoned FSA to prepare quarterly financial reports and make certain that audit controls and documentation remain consistent. You will also mentor associates and develop review analyses. Candidates must have solid financial valuation background […]


CVP & Actuary, Experience Studies & Analytics / Profitability (Florida #48419)

March 3, 2017   

Life insurance company in New York looking to hire a very experienced actuary to oversee its analytics and experience studies operations. You will guide underwriting requirements for profitability and build and interpret experience study results. Whole and Term life product experience necessary […]


Forecasting / Modeling CVP & Actuary (Florida #48418)

March 2, 2017   

Well-known life insurance company in the northeast seeks a sharp actuary at the senior-level to lead modeling, valuation, and profitability work for its forecasting department. You will manage and mentor a small team and ensure business is meeting requirements for profitability. Strong […]


CVP & Actuary, Pricing / Research / Assumptions (Florida #48417)

March 2, 2017   

Mutual life insurance company seeks very experienced, senior-level actuary to help create pricing models, analyze profits, and help set appropriate pricing assumptions. Craft a strategy on internal business performance and mentor junior staff. Perform regular reviews for research/development. (#48417)


Actuary, Accident and Critical Illness (Multiple Locations #48363)

February 28, 2017   

Large financial services corporation keen to see resumes of FSAs/ASAs with actuarial background in either accident/health or critical illness to provide their expertise to the pricing and risk management area for CI products. Lead and oversee pricing, compliance, and management processes. Proficiency […]


Model Validation Actuary, Life / Health / Enterprise Compliance (Multiple Locations #47403)

February 27, 2017   

Life/health insurance company seeks FSA/ASA with life/health modeling experience to ensure enterprise compliance and standards. Support model management and governance. Strong excel skills and excellent analysis abilities a must. You may be supervising a small staff. (#47403)


Financial Actuary, Statutory / Tax / GAAP (North Carolina #48336)

February 16, 2017   

Well-known life reinsurance company seeks strong FSA designated Financial Actuary to work on quarterly valuation processes for IFRS/Statutory reserves. You will be analyzing expected/realized business performance and supporting the development of Actuarial Opinions. You will support internal/external audits and find ways to […]


Assistant Vice President, Reserving (North Carolina #48335)

February 15, 2017   

Large life reinsurance company looking to hire a sharp and experienced Actuary as Assistant Vice President to support Stat/GAAP/Tax reserves, maintain reporting portfolio standards, and develop review analyses for financial results. Maintain controls and documentation and mentor associates. Candidates must have several […]


RETAINED Mergers & Acquisitions Actuary, Strategy (North Carolina #48423)

February 13, 2017   

Private equity holding firm in the Southeast seeks an FSA with strong Mergers & Acquisitions experience in the life sector. This high visibility role will work directly with the firm’s top management in analyzing and structuring deals for the acquisition of insurance […]


Assistant Vice President, Strategic Lead Actuary (North Carolina #48260)

February 10, 2017   

Large national insurance/retirement corporation looking to hire talented Lead Actuary to serve as Assistant Vice President for its Repricing area. You will lead a team that supports modeling and pricing functions for the life insurance business. You will also monitor regulatory and […]


Assistant Actuary, Programming / MG-ALFA (California #48118)

March 20, 2017   

Life insurance/investment advisory company out west seeks with some programming experience to help a team of actuaries in their product development department. Maintain MG-ALFA systems and provide training to the system’s model users. Assist in creating new insurance products. Great candidates will […]


Associate Actuary, Pricing / Life Insurance (California #48464)

March 20, 2017   

Life insurance/investment advisory company out west looking to hire preferably designated Associate Actuary to provide key technical support to its pricing/product design team. You will help develop and price new life products. Knowledge of MG-ALFA is desired along with fantastic communication skills […]


RETAINED Chief Product Actuary, Competitive Analysis / Product Management (Colorado #48195)

March 8, 2017   

Top retirement/investment company looking to hire an an FSA Chief Product Actuary to oversee a team of actuaries that work on client product needs, conduct competitive analysis, and better existing product features. Great candidates should have several years of experience in the […]


Associate Actuary, ERM / MG-ALFA (Multiple Locations #48299)

February 9, 2017   

Life insurance company seeks ASA/new FSA with 8+ years of experience to be part of a dynamic team to identify, measure, and monitor insurance risk for the overall ERM program. Strong negotiation, presentation, and facilitation skills as well as knowledge of PolySystems […]


Assistant or Senior Analyst, Financial Reporting / Forecasting / Health Reserving (Texas #48057)

January 10, 2017   

Health plan underwriter and provider looking to hire a sharp Analyst to work on life / health reserving, Stat/GAAP Financial reporting, and actuarial modeling and forecasting. Good candidates should have some prior actuarial experience and have ASA designation or be close to […]


Assistant Actuary, ERM / SAS / Forecasting (Oregon #48021)

December 28, 2016   

Prominent investment and financial services company out west looking to hire an Assistant Actuary to support their ERM functions and build out modeling for stress testing frameworks. Those with some knowledge of forecasting or financial analysis would be suited for this role. […]


Assistant Actuary, Risk Management / Annuities / Capital (Oregon #48020)

December 28, 2016   

Financial services company looking to hire a Senior Associate to build modeling solutions, work on risk management, and perform embedded value analysis. You will forecast and analyze various capital and investments. Solid candidates will be modeling experts. Actuarial experience in annuities, life/disability, […]


Director / Senior, Risk Management / Valuation (Oregon #47697)

December 8, 2016   

Large well-known national financial services company needs a strong FSA for a Director of Risk Measurement role within their corporate team. Give your expert opinion on valuation and investments and collaborate on strategic projects for hedging and capital management. Help manage Embedded […]


Vice President & Chief Actuary, Risk Capital / ERM (Oklahoma #47755)

November 30, 2016   

Insurance holding company seeks an ASA-FSA Chief Actuary / VP with 5+ years of voluntary benefits experience. Develop exposure and modeling measurements and calculate risk capital. The role reports directly to the President and will manage a team.  (#47755)


Senior Quantitative Risk Analyst, ERM (Texas #47838)

November 18, 2016   

Multi-line insurer seeks Risk specialist to develop quantitative and analytic models in an effort to assess the market and identify risks specific to Life Insurance. Experience with stress testing and scenario analysis is ideal. Person hired can come from quantitative background or […]


Actuarial Consultant, Valuation / Dynamic Catastrophe (Canada #48008)

March 28, 2017   

Prestigious financial advisory firm looking to hire an Actuarial Consultant to develop good relationships with clients, ensure projects are up to standard, and technical work is of excellent quality. You will also assist the appointed actuary in with valuation and dynamic catastrophe […]


Financial Actuary, US Reserving / Project Management (Multiple Locations #48388)

March 20, 2017   

Well-known life reinsurance company looking to hire sharp and seasoned FSA to prepare quarterly financial reports and make certain that audit controls and documentation remain consistent. You will also mentor associates and develop review analyses. Candidates must have solid financial valuation background […]


Life Actuary, Financial Reporting / IFRS / German (Switzerland #48346)

March 7, 2017   

World-renowned insurance group seeks Life Actuary to work on financial reporting, IFRS implementation, and project management. Student Actuary/ASA/FSA designation is required along with a solid amount of quantitative life insurance experience. Fluency in English and German desired. (#48346)


Risk Analytics Manager, Regulations / Technology Risk (Switzerland (#48430)

March 7, 2017   

Major risk, tax, and business services company looking to hire a sharp Manager for their risk advisory division. You will manage financial, technological, and business risks. Solid experience in a professional firm and some background in IT are desired. Experience managing clients […]


Reinsurance Senior Manager, ALM / Regulatory Reporting (Bermuda #48173)

January 23, 2017   

Bermuda Life Reinsurer start-up seeks an FSA/FIA, or similarly qualified, actuary for a Senior Manager role. Primary responsibilities are to facilitate the placement of intercompany reinsurance and support the Head of Corporate Actuarial across a broad scope of actuarial work, including: valuation/financial […]


Actuary, Model Risk Management (Bermuda #47827)

November 9, 2016   

Well-known international financial group looking to hire a sharp Actuary with Model Risk Management experience to work on Fixed, variable, and/or UL products. MG-ALFA or Algo skills are desired. Good candidates will have a background in Life & Annuities and be Student […]


Director, Reinsurance / Regulatory / Risk Management (Bermuda #47383)

November 4, 2016   

Large financial services corporation keen to see resumes of highly-skilled individuals for a role to assist the Head of Reinsurance in several reinsurance responsibilities. Coordinate annual submissions for Stat/IFRS, monitor regulatory environment, monitor risk management/solvency roles, and track capital adequacy compliance. Ideal […]


Experienced Actuary, Stochastic Modeling (Canada #43322)

November 5, 2014   

Major software company seeks ASA or FSA for modeling system consulting role. Ideal candidate should possess strong communication and analytics skills. Candidate should have life/annuity or health experience. Technical knowledge with pricing/valuation, stochastic modeling, and hedging is desired. (#43322)


Actuarial Support, (Canada #43324)

November 4, 2014   

Actuarial products company seeks to hire candidate with strong communication and analytics skills. Ideal individual will have life/annuity or health experience with pricing, hedging, risk management, ALM, stochastic modeling. Axis skills are a plus. (#43324)


Life Actuary – Asia – Student / ASA / FSA

August 7, 2011   

Apply to this position if you’d like to know about all of our available Life openings in Asia. We are always looking for candidates from Entry-level through Actuarial Student, Analyst, Assistant, ASA, FSA, EA, ACAS, FCAS, FIA, Consulting Principals, Chief Actuaries and upper […]

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Social Media in the Professional World

Social Media in the Professional World


January 19, 2017   

By: Genevieve Shannon, Digital Media Manager, DW Simpson Originally published on Jan 1, 2014. [ ] Denotes current updates to the piece by the author The overarching theme of this quarter’s newsletter is making the most of your professional interactions, be they […]

Industry News Roundup: June 13th – June 24th

Industry News Roundup: June 13th – June 24th


June 24, 2016   

New .Insurance Domain Names Become Available Source: Insurance Journal | June 14th, 2016 The internet domain extension reserved for the global insurance industry— .insurance — will become available starting today, June 14, at 8 p.m. ET. The new extension means an independent […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of June 6th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of June 6th, 2016


June 10, 2016   

Federal Reserve Unveils New Proposed Capital Rules for Large Insurers Source: Insurance Journal | June 5, 2016 American International Group Inc. and Prudential Financial Inc.’s new capital rules should reflect the insurance business’s differences from Wall Street banking, the Federal Reserve said […]

Body Language Tips for Your Next Job Interview

Body Language Tips for Your Next Job Interview


June 9, 2016   

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.

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 23rd, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 23rd, 2016


May 27, 2016   

Aegon, Transamerica Owner, Sells $4.4B UK Annuity Portfolio to Legal & General Source: Insurance Journal | May 23, 2016 Aegon NV, the Dutch owner of U.S. insurer Transamerica Corp., divested the final 3 billion pounds ($4.4 billion) of annuities from its U.K. […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 16th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 16th, 2016


May 20, 2016   

Rules for ‘Too Big to Fail’ Insurance Firms Coming Soon: Fed Official Source: Reuters | May 20, 2016 The Federal Reserve will soon take up rules for insurance companies deemed “too big to fail” intended to head off risks to U.S. financial […]