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RETAINED Mergers & Acquisitions Actuary, Strategy (North Carolina #47235)

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 […]


RETAINED Assistant Lead, Life Insurance Group (Virginia #46797)

September 17, 2016   

Global leader in business process management and technology services looking for a Life FSA to work closely with the Lead Actuary to build out their US life insurance group. In this role you will work closely with leadership both in the US […]


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)


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 […]


Associate / Senior Associate, Actuarial Services / AXIS / GAAP (Multiple Locations #47885)

February 15, 2017   

Leading consulting firm seeks Associate/Senior Associate to develop models using AXIS software and assist in project planning and implementation for clients. You will also be involved in overseeing and mentoring more junior staff. Candidate must have the ability to communicate complex technical […]


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)


RETAINED Mergers & Acquisitions Actuary, Strategy (North Carolina #47235)

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 […]


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 […]


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, Financial Planning and Analysis (Connecticut #47911)

January 12, 2017   

National life reinsurance company seeks FSA/ASA solid life actuarial experience to develop Stat/GAAP projections, work on financial planning, calculate embedded value, and analyze quarterly results. You will also support acquisitions. Great project management skills desired along with knowledge of valuation law and […]


Actuarial Data Specialist, Client-facing (Pennsylvania #47978)

December 21, 2016   

Financial, risk, and actuarial solutions company looking to hire a sharp data specialist to design and test actuarial data for front and back-end processes. Role is client-facing and involves maintaining effective communication with program teams and the former. Improve financial reporting and […]


Actuarial Senior Analyst, Enterprise Risk / ORSA (Massachusetts #47789)

December 8, 2016   

Multi-line insurance reinsurance company looking to hire Student Actuary/ASA with a few years of experience to support risk functions on their life team. You will manage mortality reinsurance and assist with ORSA activities. Great candidates will have insurance/reinsurance background and the desire […]


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)


Assistant Vice President, Senior Head of Valuation / Fixed Indexed Annuities (Indiana #47250)

February 3, 2017   

Large national insurance/retirement corporation looking to hire a sharp actuary to lead and assist department with building models and analyzing fixed indexed annuities products. Oversee strategy, product design, and implementation. ASA/FSA designation required along with 10-15 years of relevant experience to the […]


Senior Actuarial Associate, Life Product Development (Illinois #47866)

January 26, 2017   

Life and accident/health insurer seeks sharp Senior Associate to support full product development cycle including, rate and state filing, projections, regulatory compliance, and testing. You will maintain models and support annual financial activities. Life product development experience is a must and GGY AXIS […]


FSA Actuary, Pricing / ALM / Risk Management (Missouri #48158)

January 24, 2017   

Reinsurer seeks FSA with 7+ years of experience to support a global business unit. Responsibilities will include pricing, financial reporting and ALM / risk management of current, new, and proposed transactions. Extensive life product knowledge is required. You will manage one person so […]


Pricing Actuary / Reinsurance / Financial Reporting (Missouri #48183)

January 24, 2017   

Reinsurer seeks FSA Pricing Actuary with 7+ years of experience to support a global business unit. Responsibilities will include pricing, financial reporting and ALM/risk management of current, new, and proposed transactions. Extensive life product knowledge is required. (#48183)


Actuary, Consulting / Financial Projections (Illinois #46001)

January 12, 2017   

Well-known financial and tech product provider seeks Actuary to analyze stats and financial projections and model asset liability for insurance companies. You will also calculate reserves and life insurance GAAP valuation. MG-ALFA will be a necessary tool. Deep modeling experience and strong […]


Consulting Actuary, Long Term Care / Compliance (Wisconsin #46148)

January 11, 2017   

International actuarial/financial services company looking to hire a sharp Consulting Actuary to find new clients and work with existing clients to identify and deliver their needs. You’ll help in planning projects and deliverables along with ensuring compliance and quality products. Strong communication […]


Life and Annuity Actuary, Projections / Assumptions (Iowa #47970)

December 21, 2016   

Insurance reinsurance company is looking to hire on an Annuity Actuary to manage annual experience studies for key assumptions, work on reviews and projections, and gather model data. Great candidates will be ASA or near with solid life insurance and modeling software […]


Manager/Director, Financial Risk / Insurance (Multiple Locations #47903)

November 29, 2016   

International consulting firm seeks actuary with 5+ years of experience to work with AXIS on Financial Risk Management engagements. Using AXIS, you will project and develop different models. Manage and oversee staff in various projects. (#47903)


Senior Benefits Consultant, Health & Welfare (Illinois #47863)

November 17, 2016   

International consulting firm seeks a senior-level Health & Benefits Consultant, with 10-20 years of prior consulting experience. Management, business development, and client facing experience, required. Several years of health benefits experience necessary for this role. (#47863)


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 #47235)

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 […]


Senior Manager, Annuities / Valuation / Consulting (Virginia #47770)

January 24, 2017   

Life and Annuities consulting firm seeks individuals with backgrounds in annuities and/or life valuation for multiple senior consulting positions. This opening will require minimal travel and will provide hands-on support to a local client. (#47770)


Leader, Longevity Reinsurance / Project Management / Annuity (North Carolina #47981)

December 23, 2016   

National business area of well-known reinsurance company seeks ASA/FSA to lead the management of longevity reinsurance risks and oversee pricing work of its longevity team. Create and maintain relationships both internal and external to enhance sourcing opportunities. Great candidates will have solid […]


Manager/Director, Financial Risk / Insurance (Multiple Locations #47903)

November 29, 2016   

International consulting firm seeks actuary with 5+ years of experience to work with AXIS on Financial Risk Management engagements. Using AXIS, you will project and develop different models. Manage and oversee staff in various projects. (#47903)


Vice President, Pricing / Product Development (North Carolina #47700)

October 12, 2016   

Well-known reinsurance business looking to hire a senior-level Actuary for a Vice President role in their pricing area. You will be responsible for providing support to product development and pricing teams. Ensuring pricing and risk standards are upheld. Drive pricing optimization efforts […]


RETAINED Assistant Lead, Life Insurance Group (Virginia #46797)

September 17, 2016   

Global leader in business process management and technology services looking for a Life FSA to work closely with the Lead Actuary to build out their US life insurance group. In this role you will work closely with leadership both in the US […]


Corporate Vice President, Actuarial / Head of Pricing / Individual Life (Florida #47464)

September 2, 2016   

Mutual life insurance company looking to hire senior-level Actuary to lead the Pricing and Filing area of their business. You will work closely with Marketing to build new products for individual life. (#47464)


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, Employee Benefits / Dental / Disability (Oregon #48022)

January 4, 2017   

Well-known insurance and investment services company looking to hire an Assistant Actuary for their Employee Benefits area which comprises short and long term disability, life insurance, dental, etc. You will support projections and financial modeling for this line of products. Some of […]


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 […]


Senior Actuary, Life Consulting / Forecasting / Claims (Seattle #47736)

November 1, 2016   

Our client is looking to hire a skilled Senior Actuary to sit in their Seattle office. You will work on report development and analysis in areas like claims, pharmaceuticals, and authorizations for senior management and help build automated actuarial tools for better […]


Actuary Valuation, Statutory Valuation / GAAP / Reporting (Texas #47689)

October 6, 2016   

National financial services client seeks a seasoned FSA to analyze and report reserves and financial statements. You will also provide actuarial support to special projects. Must have deep knowledge of statutory valuation requirements and advanced GAAP accounting issues for annuity products. Several […]


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 […]


Group Head of Global Pricing Strategy and Operations (Switzerland #47920)

December 8, 2016   

Large international insurance group seeks professional with several years of pricing and business intelligence experience to develop and maintain global pricing and business strategy. You will lead projects and strategic reviews. Solid candidates will have strong leadership and communication skills along with […]


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 […]