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Pricing Manager (Texas #50360)

October 30, 2018   

Dynamic new company seeks Pricing Manager who will be responsible for rate increase filings and various analysis and reporting.  Opportunity to manage and mentor staff.  FSA/ASA with 5+ years of experience.  LTC experience is preferred.  Open to Life/Annuity/Health pricing backgrounds.  Must be […]


Actuarial Client Support (New York #49366)

October 30, 2018   

Northeastern enterprise seeks an FSA with at least 3 years of experience in the life insurance industry in a client support or similar capacity. Prior background in life, annuity or health in areas such as pricing, valuation, corporate modeling, risk management, ALM, […]


Practice Leader, Life (Georgia #50887)

October 30, 2018   

Growing consulting firm seeks an ASA or FSA with 15-20 years of experience, preferably in regulatory, rate reviews and rate filings. Modeling with Prophet is required, along with leadership & management skills. (#50887)


Annuities, Lead Actuary (Iowa #50890)

October 30, 2018   

Our IA client seeks an ASA or FSA with 5-12 years of experience, along with solid management & leadership skills. This role will support Accumulation & Retirement Actuarial functions, provide reporting, ad-hoc projects, valuation model development and assumptions. Furthermore, they will be […]


Financial Risk Management, Actuary (Massachusetts #51296)

October 29, 2018   

Life insurer is seeking an FSA with a minimum of 10+ years of relevant experience in financial risk management, group insurance and employee benefits. This role is well suited for an individual with experience in consulting or at a large, complex, global […]


Life Valuation Actuary (Ohio #51269)

October 29, 2018   

Our client seeks an FSA or career ASA with at least 6+ years of actuarial experience in valuation and long term life. Demonstrated skills using VBA within Access and Excel, along with great communications skills are required. (#51269)


AVP, Actuary (Washington #50406)

October 29, 2018   

Well-established Northwestern Insurer seeks an FSA with 6-10+ years of experience, along with Indexed Annuity background. Knowledge of Group UL, Indexed UL, IL, STAT, GAAP, TAX is preferred. This role will work on ALM & non-traditional projects, Financial Planning (CFT) and Embedded […]


Life Associate Actuary (Washington #50650)

October 29, 2018   

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 […]


Life Actuarial Associate (North Carolina #50685)

October 29, 2018   

Our Southern client seeks an ASA with 5+ years of actuarial experience, along with working knowledge of life, health and/or annuity products & valuation, including both statutory and GAAP. Programming skills with SQL and VBA is desired, along with MG-ALFA and/or Polysystems […]


Actuarial Programmer (Utah #50672)

October 29, 2018   

Our UT client seeks an individual with 5+ years of programming experience, along with SQL & Access knowledge. This role will support actuarial data requirements and programming needs. (#50672)


Actuarial Client Support (New York #49366)

October 30, 2018   

Northeastern enterprise seeks an FSA with at least 3 years of experience in the life insurance industry in a client support or similar capacity. Prior background in life, annuity or health in areas such as pricing, valuation, corporate modeling, risk management, ALM, […]


Financial Risk Management, Actuary (Massachusetts #51296)

October 29, 2018   

Life insurer is seeking an FSA with a minimum of 10+ years of relevant experience in financial risk management, group insurance and employee benefits. This role is well suited for an individual with experience in consulting or at a large, complex, global […]


Life & Annuities VP Actuary (New York #50601)

October 24, 2018   

Northeastern Life Insurer seeks an FSA / MAAA with a minimum of 4 years of actuarial experience, along with strong knowledge of life insurance & annuity products. Proficiency in Word & Excel is desired, together with various pricing, forecasting, or valuation platforms. […]


Consultant Actuary (Massachusetts #51057)

October 3, 2018   

Actuarial Consulting firm looking to hire experienced consultant in the areas of employee benefits including retiree health, pension, life and disability coverages. ASA or FSA. Near ASA okay too. Valuation experience critical to succeed in the role.


Director, Product Development and Investment Innovation (Connecticut #51258)

October 3, 2018   

Well-established national Life Carrier is looking for a FSA or ASA with 10 or more years’ of experience for a Director level role developing Pension Risk Transfer Products. Experience in the PRT market is a must, CFA designation is a plus. This […]


Life Actuary, FSA (New York #51163)

September 17, 2018   

Well-known consulting firm seeks an FSA with 8+ years of experience, especially in Life & Non-life industry and regulatory developments. This role will develop and sustain client relationships, prepare & present complex materials, and will define project workflow, budgets, billing and collection. […]


Senior Life Actuary, FSA (Massachusetts #51108)

September 5, 2018   

Northeast insurer seeks FSA with 10+ years of life actuarial experience in pricing, product development, and/or investments.  This role will manage a team of 3-4 actuaries, and manage multiple projects.  Must have excellent communication skills, and the ability to convey complex subject […]


VP and Actuary, Life Analytics (New York #49953)

August 29, 2018   

A founding life insurance company is seeking an FSA to provide essential analytics and strategic support to the Life business. Actuaries should ideally have around 8-10 years of experience and substantial life product knowledge, particularly with Universal Life.  This person will lead […]


Fellow, Actuarial Software Developer (Multiple Locations #48712)

August 27, 2018   

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 […]


Director, Actuary (Maine #50332)

August 27, 2018   

Our Northeastern client seeks an FSA with at least 4 years of relevant experience in the industry along with a high level of technical expertise. Strong leadership abilities plus an oversight of reserve, expense, and profit assumptions of experience rating formulas is […]


Annuities, Lead Actuary (Iowa #50890)

October 30, 2018   

Our IA client seeks an ASA or FSA with 5-12 years of experience, along with solid management & leadership skills. This role will support Accumulation & Retirement Actuarial functions, provide reporting, ad-hoc projects, valuation model development and assumptions. Furthermore, they will be […]


Life Valuation Actuary (Ohio #51269)

October 29, 2018   

Our client seeks an FSA or career ASA with at least 6+ years of actuarial experience in valuation and long term life. Demonstrated skills using VBA within Access and Excel, along with great communications skills are required. (#51269)


Life Annuities Actuary (Iowa #50651)

October 29, 2018   

Growing Life Insurer in IA 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 is preferred. There are two openings, and two […]


Stochastic Modeler, Life (Illinois #50786)

October 24, 2018   

Midwestern consulting firm seeks an ASA or FSA with 2+ years of actuarial experience, preferably in developing stochastic models using Excel, VBA, C++ and/or Matlab. Product modeling and Risk Management backgrounds are required, while some working knowledge of MG-ALFA is a plus.(#50786)


Life Actuary Director, Valuation (Missouri #50760)

October 24, 2018   

Well-established Reinsurance firm seeks an FSA with 10+ years of life insurance/reinsurance experience, including prior management background. MAAA, CFA, PRMIA PRM, GARP FRM or other designation are preferred, but not required. Solid knowledge of stochastic modeling and/or asset liability management is desired, […]


Associate Actuary, Life (Illinois #49334)

October 23, 2018   

Company seeks an associate actuary with 1+ years of experience to join their financial risk management practice. Proficiency in developing stochastic models using VBA, C# and C++ are ideal for this position.  Experience in variable annuity, derivatives, hedging, and capital markets is […]


Life Actuary, Modeling Consultant (Illinois #51244)

October 23, 2018   

Our client seeks a new/near ASA with demonstrated abilities in modeling and structured modeling process, along with deep knowledge of MG-ALFA. Prior background with Power BI, Tableau or other visualization technologies is preferred. This professional has to have ability to travel. (#51244)


Senior Modeling Actuary, Life (Ohio #50904)

September 25, 2018   

Well-established insurance firm seeks an FSA and MAAA with 8+ years of experience, along with strong actuarial modeling skills. While working knowledge of ALFA and/or AXIS is required, familiarity with life & annuity products is ideal for this role. Other programming languages […]


Actuarial Vice-President (Missouri #49872)

September 17, 2018   

Reinsurance organization seeks senior level Actuary to oversee global acquisitions. Our client will consider candidates who have M&A experience in a number of areas including life, annuity, health, or risk management; expertise in the given area is key. There is an emphasis […]


Actuary, Variable Annuity & Hedging (Iowa #50569)

September 5, 2018   

Midwestern Life Insurer seeks an ASA or FSA with 5-15 years of relevant experience, along with in-depth knowledge of Variable Annuity Products. Demonstrated understanding of hedging & investments, product validation and ALFA modeling software is preferred. (#50569)


Pricing Manager (Texas #50360)

October 30, 2018   

Dynamic new company seeks Pricing Manager who will be responsible for rate increase filings and various analysis and reporting.  Opportunity to manage and mentor staff.  FSA/ASA with 5+ years of experience.  LTC experience is preferred.  Open to Life/Annuity/Health pricing backgrounds.  Must be […]


Practice Leader, Life (Georgia #50887)

October 30, 2018   

Growing consulting firm seeks an ASA or FSA with 15-20 years of experience, preferably in regulatory, rate reviews and rate filings. Modeling with Prophet is required, along with leadership & management skills. (#50887)


Life Actuarial Associate (North Carolina #50685)

October 29, 2018   

Our Southern client seeks an ASA with 5+ years of actuarial experience, along with working knowledge of life, health and/or annuity products & valuation, including both statutory and GAAP. Programming skills with SQL and VBA is desired, along with MG-ALFA and/or Polysystems […]


Life & Annuity Products Actuary (Texas #50775)

September 18, 2018   

Southeastern Insurer seeks an FSA and MAAA with a minimum of 5+ years of actuarial experience, along with MG-ALFA and Life Pricing working knowledge. Ability to work and develop new life & annuity products is required, as well as solid understanding of […]


Life Actuary (Texas #49289)

September 5, 2018   

Our Southern client seeks an FSA or ASA working towards a fellowship, with ALFA software experience along with proficiency in Microsoft Access and VBA. This professional must be able to effectively communicate with actuaries & non-actuaries, and maintain confidentiality. (#49289)


Fellow, Actuarial Software Developer (Multiple Locations #48712)

August 27, 2018   

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 […]


Pricing Director, Actuary (Texas #50165)

August 17, 2018   

Well-established reinsurer seeks an FSA and MAAA with 10+ years of life insurance experience, specifically in pricing and reinsurance. Prior experience managing staff and broad understanding of pricing software and cash flow projections are a must. (#50165)


Life Associate Actuary (Washington #50650)

October 29, 2018   

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 […]


Actuarial Programmer (Utah #50672)

October 29, 2018   

Our UT client seeks an individual with 5+ years of programming experience, along with SQL & Access knowledge. This role will support actuarial data requirements and programming needs. (#50672)


Quantitative Modeling Actuary (California #50572)

September 5, 2018   

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 […]


Life Actuary (Texas #49289)

September 5, 2018   

Our Southern client seeks an FSA or ASA working towards a fellowship, with ALFA software experience along with proficiency in Microsoft Access and VBA. This professional must be able to effectively communicate with actuaries & non-actuaries, and maintain confidentiality. (#49289)


Associate Life Actuary (California #50509)

August 30, 2018   

Western Insurer seeks a student actuary, associate or fellow with deep knowledge of life insurance products, specifically cash value products, and of product taxation. This role is perfect for a self-starter with excellent time-management skills. (#50509)


Assistant Pricing Actuary (California #50506)

August 28, 2018   

Western Life Insurer seeks an ASA with 3+ years of experience in the insurance industry along with at least 4+ years in Life Insurance product design, pricing and implementation. Work knowledge of IUL, VUL and UL pricing is strongly preferred together with […]


Fellow, Actuarial Software Developer (Multiple Locations #48712)

August 27, 2018   

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 […]


Assistant Valuation Actuary (California #50573)

August 8, 2018   

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 […]


Life Actuary, Head (Switzerland #50793)

October 24, 2018   

International Insurer seeks a qualified actuary (SAV or similar qualification) with a minimum of 6 years of life experience. Expertise in Prophet modeling is essential, along with SQL knowledge. Fluency in German & English is required. (#50793)


Actuary (Japan #49541)

August 29, 2018   

Our client in Asia is seeking a qualified actuary with life insurance experience to work on various projects, including US GAAP and financial reporting work. Fluency in Japanese and English required. (#49541)


Actuarial Associate (Bermuda #49606)

August 28, 2018   

International insurer seeks life student with at least 3 exams and 3+ years actuarial experience. The ideal actuary will be a dynamic thinker with high initiative and strong MG-Alfa modeling experience. Annuity experience is a plus. Exam support is provided. (#49606)


Senior Life Actuary Consultant (Bermuda #50115)

August 28, 2018   

Our Bermuda client seeks an FSA with true leadership experience in a life actuarial consulting role.  This position will take the lead in developing and executing a business plan, networking at industry events, and audit / advisory services.  Must have strong life […]


Life & Pension FSA (Multiple Locations #50989 & #50987)

August 17, 2018   

Newly formed reinsurance company seeks an FSA with 5+ years of Life/Annuity & Pension experience, along with strong knowledge of the Solvency II and BPA market. This role can be located either in London or in Bermuda. (#50989 & #50987)


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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DW Simpson Global Actuarial & Analytics Recruitment Names Dave Benton Chief Human Resources Officer

DW Simpson Global Actuarial & Analytics Recruitment Names Dave Benton Chief Human Resources Officer


March 31, 2017   

Chicago, IL – March 31, 2017 – DW Simpson Global Actuarial and Analytics Recruitment has promoted Partner Dave Benton to Chief Human Resources Officer. As DW Simpson’s CHRO, Benton will oversee all aspects of the company’s human resources management including performance management, […]

Social Media in the Professional World

Social Media in the Professional World


January 19, 2017   

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 in-person or online. As someone who spends most [...]
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.

Q&A: Entry Level Actuarial Market


April 5, 2016   

Perspectives from a senior-level Actuary and an in-house actuarial recruiter. By Adam Noreen & Alyssa Duffy Today’s entry level actuarial market is quite healthy and competitive. With the growing popularity of the profession, it is becoming more challenging to land that first […]

Oh, the Humanity! Actuarial Employment Outlook for the Next Decade

Oh, the Humanity! Actuarial Employment Outlook for the Next Decade


April 20, 2015   

By KC Cho, Partner Tolstoy said: “The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.” But if he was to be a college counselor today, he probably wouldn’t suggest a Humanities major. Math and sciences are where the money’s at today. Starting salaries for […]

Alternative Capital in Reinsurance

Alternative Capital in Reinsurance


October 13, 2014   

By: KC Cho, Partner Alternative capital has been, and continues to be, a hot topic in reinsurance, as hedge funds and pension funds have flooded the market with capacity, increasing competition and creating downward pressure on rates (particularly in property catastrophe). According […]