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Corporate Vice President (Texas #48989)

August 8, 2017   

Qualified Actuary sought for Vice President role to set the strategic direction for Valuation, Financial Reporting, Analysis and Planning as well as the strategic vision for all assumption setting and experience analysis for LTC business.  Must possess strong decision making skills, business […]


Senior Actuarial Assistant PRT Pricing (Connecticut #49241)

September 13, 2017   

Life Insurance Company seeks near or recent ASA with an understanding of pension, annuities, and life insurance products for Senior Actuarial Assistant PRT Pricing role. This candidate will develop and enhance actuarial models as well as provide pricing analytics. This candidate should […]


Associate Actuary Valuation (California #49244)

September 13, 2017   

Major life carrier seeks FSA with at least five years of experience to join Valuations team in Associate Actuary Valuation role and be responsible for business forecasting and cash flow projections. This role will test & validate modeling enhancements and modifications. The ideal […]


Life Broker (New York #49207)

September 6, 2017   

Consulting firm seeking a life reinsurance actuary, student-level with a couple years’ experience, up to an FSA for Life Broker position. Life Reinsurance experience required, transactional experience a plus. Teleworking optional. (#49207)


Actuarial Assistant (Georgia #49178)

September 6, 2017   

Insurance company seeks a student-level actuary or ASA with at least two years of actuarial experience for Actuarial Assistant role. Finance, life and health insurance, and annuities experience preferred. Strong technical skills such in VBA, SQL, and AXIS desired. (#49178)


Director, Valuation Actuary (Missouri #49172)

September 6, 2017   

Reinsurance company seeks FSA with experience in life/reinsurance industry for Director, Valuation Actuary role. Must have 10 years actuarial experience and experience with GAAP reporting and planning. Management experience preferred. (#49172)


Appointed Actuary and Vice President (Texas #48889)

August 31, 2017   

Dynamic new company seeking an Appointed Actuary and Vice President responsible for actuarial valuation functions. A leadership role focused on supporting the company’s Long Term Care Insurance portfolio. Strong knowledge of Statutory and GAAP Financial Reporting required. Must have FSA/ASA designation and […]


Vice President and Valuation Leader, Long Term Care (Virginia #49169)

August 28, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier is looking for a FSA with 10-15+ years’ of experience for a Vice President and Valuation Leader, Long Term Care role. Must have experience with LTC, valuation systems, and management. Significant opportunity to take a step up into a […]


AVP & Actuary, Statutory Analysis, US Life (Virginia #49171)

August 28, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier seeks a FSA with 7 or more years’ of experience for an AVP & Actuary, Statutory Analysis, US Life role. Financial reporting, CFT, and modeling experience are required. LTC experience is a plus. Great chance to work for a […]


Senior Health and Benefits Consultant (California #49179)

August 28, 2017   

Leading, national Employee Benefits Consulting Firm is looking for a FSA for a Senior Health and Benefits Consultant role. Must have 10-20 years’ health and benefits experience to be considered for this key leadership role.  A rare opportunity to step into a management position […]


Entry Level Actuarial Analyst (Minnesota #48734)

August 23, 2017   

Life insurance company seeks an Entry Level Actuarial Analyst to work in a product development focused role. Excellent communication skills are required to work with this consulting type group. (#48734)


Senior Actuarial Assistant PRT Pricing (Connecticut #49241)

September 13, 2017   

Life Insurance Company seeks near or recent ASA with an understanding of pension, annuities, and life insurance products for Senior Actuarial Assistant PRT Pricing role. This candidate will develop and enhance actuarial models as well as provide pricing analytics. This candidate should […]


Life Broker (New York #49207)

September 6, 2017   

Consulting firm seeking a life reinsurance actuary, student-level with a couple years’ experience, up to an FSA for Life Broker position. Life Reinsurance experience required, transactional experience a plus. Teleworking optional. (#49207)


Pension Risk Transfer Pricing Actuary (Connecticut #49148)

August 17, 2017   

Connecticut firm seeks experienced actuarial to support deal pricing and Pension Risk Transfer asset risk management. This role will assist with the development of US pricing and create specific investment portfolios for proposed PRT deals. At least 8 years of actuarial experience, […]


Financial Risk Actuary (Connecticut #49147)

August 16, 2017   

Life and Retirement carrier seeks experienced, qualified actuary to contribute to the maintenance of an effective risk control and governance framework in Financial Risk Actuary role. This role will perform review and challenge of Pension Risk Transfer pricing bids, as well as […]


Strategic Initiatives Director (Connecticut #49151)

August 16, 2017   

Primary life carrier seeks near or recent FSA for a Strategic Initiatives Director role. This role is responsible for supporting strategic initiatives focusing on individual annuity product development. The role will also support the pricing team on experience studies, assumption development, and […]


Actuarial Risk Officer (Maryland #48952)

August 16, 2017   

Solid national Life Insurer desires an FSA, or ASA with 8 to 10 years’ of experience for an Actuarial Risk Officer role. The ideal candidate will be a seasoned professional, well versed in annuity modeling. Strong presentational and organizational skills are highly valued. […]


Senior Associate Actuary- Core Life Products (Northeast/Southeast #49134)

August 10, 2017   

Qualified Actuary (ASA/FSA) sought for managing a team of resources to research, design, develop core life products (Term, UL, VUL), as well as support implementation and testing of products. Also will monitor developments in the life insurance marketplace and regulatory environment to […]


Director in Financial Risk Management (Multiple Locations #49111)

August 4, 2017   

Leading consulting firm seeks an FSA with 8 years of life product experience for Director role. A GAAP/Audit background is preferred. Extensive travel is possible. (#49111)


Trading Strategist, Market Risk Management (Pennsylvania #48871)

June 23, 2017   

ASA/ FSA or NON with five plus years’ experience and a background in capital markets quantitative modeling/hedging/trading role including demonstrated solid experience and understanding of risk management practices. Responsible for mitigating market risks for a Life and Annuity carrier by devising risk […]


Model Risk Management Associate (Massachusetts #48537)

June 2, 2017   

Seeking Model Risk Management Associate who will report to the Chief Actuary- Life & Annuity Model Risk Management experience utilizing MG-ALFA or other actuarial valuation / projection software preferred. Strong understanding of US GAAP and Statutory Accounting. 5-7+ years, up to senior […]


Director, Valuation Actuary (Missouri #49172)

September 6, 2017   

Reinsurance company seeks FSA with experience in life/reinsurance industry for Director, Valuation Actuary role. Must have 10 years actuarial experience and experience with GAAP reporting and planning. Management experience preferred. (#49172)


Entry Level Actuarial Analyst (Minnesota #48734)

August 23, 2017   

Life insurance company seeks an Entry Level Actuarial Analyst to work in a product development focused role. Excellent communication skills are required to work with this consulting type group. (#48734)


Director, Enterprise Risk Management Program (Ohio #48942)

August 16, 2017   

Growing national Life Company is searching for a FSA, CERA, or FRM with 5 or more years’ of experience for a Director, Enterprise Risk Management role. This is an opportunity for an ERM expert to develop and administer an ERM program with […]


Vice President Special Projects, Corporate Actuarial Financial Reporting (Ohio #48928)

August 16, 2017   

Growing national Life Insurer seeks a FSA with 10 or more years’ of experience for a Vice President Special Projects, Corporate Actuarial Financial Reporting role. Lead a cross-functional team of engaged actuaries in modeling life and annuity products. A great opportunity to […]


Director & Assistant Actuary – Modeling (Nebraska #48884)

August 16, 2017   

Well-established Life Carrier seeks a FSA or sharp ASA with 10 or more years’ of experience for a Director & Assistant Actuary – Modeling role. The ideal candidate will be a change leader with an extensive background in a wide range of […]


Senior Actuarial Associate (Ohio #48880)

August 16, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier desires a FSA, or ASA  with 5 or more years’ of experience for a Senior Actuarial Associate role. A strong background in modeling platforms, US GAAP, and life illustrations is preferred. This is a great chance to be […]


Director in Financial Risk Management (Multiple Locations #49111)

August 4, 2017   

Leading consulting firm seeks an FSA with 8 years of life product experience for Director role. A GAAP/Audit background is preferred. Extensive travel is possible. (#49111)


Actuarial Health & Benefits Consulting (Missouri #48808)

July 7, 2017   

National leader in employee benefits consulting seeks a candidate with a strong financial background for their Midwest health practice. This is a client facing leadership role for someone with at least three years’ experience and the ability to research, analyze, and evaluate […]


Life Actuary, Data Solutions (Missouri #48835)

June 23, 2017   

Midwest Life reinsurer seeks ASA/FSA with 7+ years of experience for client facing data role. Job responsibilities include sales, product management, mortality market and data-driven risk market experience. (#48835)


Senior Pricing Actuary (Ohio #48726)

June 16, 2017   

Insurance and financial services company seeks FSA candidate to lead pricing team in retirement plans group. This person will eventually take over an executive leadership role, so someone with prior leadership experience or a strong potential is desired. Background in life, annuities, […]


Actuarial Assistant (Georgia #49178)

September 6, 2017   

Insurance company seeks a student-level actuary or ASA with at least two years of actuarial experience for Actuarial Assistant role. Finance, life and health insurance, and annuities experience preferred. Strong technical skills such in VBA, SQL, and AXIS desired. (#49178)


Vice President and Valuation Leader, Long Term Care (Virginia #49169)

August 28, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier is looking for a FSA with 10-15+ years’ of experience for a Vice President and Valuation Leader, Long Term Care role. Must have experience with LTC, valuation systems, and management. Significant opportunity to take a step up into a […]


AVP & Actuary, Statutory Analysis, US Life (Virginia #49171)

August 28, 2017   

Well-established, national Life Carrier seeks a FSA with 7 or more years’ of experience for an AVP & Actuary, Statutory Analysis, US Life role. Financial reporting, CFT, and modeling experience are required. LTC experience is a plus. Great chance to work for a […]


Reinsurance Actuary (North Carolina #49025)

August 17, 2017   

Company in the Southeast is seeking an FSA for a Reinsurance Actuary role. This fast-paced opportunity will give the candidate the opportunity to be involved in acquisitions, and be the support for the insurance group’s reinsurance. Ideal candidate has experience with financial […]


Senior Associate Actuary- Core Life Products (Northeast/Southeast #49134)

August 10, 2017   

Qualified Actuary (ASA/FSA) sought for managing a team of resources to research, design, develop core life products (Term, UL, VUL), as well as support implementation and testing of products. Also will monitor developments in the life insurance marketplace and regulatory environment to […]


Director in Financial Risk Management (Multiple Locations #49111)

August 4, 2017   

Leading consulting firm seeks an FSA with 8 years of life product experience for Director role. A GAAP/Audit background is preferred. Extensive travel is possible. (#49111)


Actuary – Strategic Research (North Carolina #48978)

July 19, 2017   

Life Insurance carrier seeks Strategic Research Actuary to lead development and management of experience study capabilities. This role will serve as a subject matter expert on life research and development multi-discipline team. At least 10 years relevant experience as a credentialed actuary […]


Pricing Actuary (Multiple Locations #47570)

June 16, 2017   

Major life carrier seeks skilled actuary with retail product pricing expertise to participate in or lead projects such as assumption reviews, new legal entity and deal structures, and product development. This role will be responsible for completed the key transactional processes associated […]


Senior ERM Consultant (Alabama #48802)

June 5, 2017   

ASA with five to seven years’ experience and a background in Analytics sought for a senior level ERM role with a nationwide Life and Annuity carrier. Must have solid SQL, Tableau, Excel, PolySystems, and/or other actuarial software skills. This is a great […]


Health & Benefits Actuarial Consultant (Georgia #48806)

June 5, 2017   

ASA with 5 to 7 years’ health experience sought to join Actuarial hub for standard bearer in the Health & Benefits consulting space. Must come from a consulting environment and have a client facing presence, however there will be little travel or […]


Associate Actuary Valuation (California #49244)

September 13, 2017   

Major life carrier seeks FSA with at least five years of experience to join Valuations team in Associate Actuary Valuation role and be responsible for business forecasting and cash flow projections. This role will test & validate modeling enhancements and modifications. The ideal […]


Appointed Actuary and Vice President (Texas #48889)

August 31, 2017   

Dynamic new company seeking an Appointed Actuary and Vice President responsible for actuarial valuation functions. A leadership role focused on supporting the company’s Long Term Care Insurance portfolio. Strong knowledge of Statutory and GAAP Financial Reporting required. Must have FSA/ASA designation and […]


Senior Actuarial Analyst- Modeling (California #49149)

August 16, 2017   

Large life insurance firm seeks junior level Analyst to join modeling team. This candidate should feel comfortable updating assumptions inputs and running financial projections. This role will also be involved financial projection projects, GAAP reporting, as well as asset / liability management. […]


Corporate Vice President (Texas #48989)

August 8, 2017   

Qualified Actuary sought for Vice President role to set the strategic direction for Valuation, Financial Reporting, Analysis and Planning as well as the strategic vision for all assumption setting and experience analysis for LTC business.  Must possess strong decision making skills, business […]


Vice President of Life Product Development (Texas #49060)

July 31, 2017   

A rated, Life Insurance company seeks a Vice President of Life Product Development to develop new Individual Life Products. Will work closely with the Marketing team to develop innovative ideas and recommend adjustments to product features of existing and new products. Should […]


Assistant Actuary – Valuation & Forecasting (Texas #49047)

July 21, 2017   

Health Insurance carrier seeks ASA or recent FSA, minimum 5 years’ experience for Assistant Actuary role. Candidate should have knowledge of claim reserve calculation/analysis for wide variety of life and health products. Candidate should be familiar with STAT/GAAP/Tax reserving and financial reporting. […]


Fellow, Actuarial Software Developer (Multiple Locations #48712)

May 17, 2017   

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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Experienced Actuary, Hedging / Pricing (Multiple Locations #46706)

April 11, 2016   

Remote opportunity for FSAs with backgrounds in UL and Variable Annuities. Join one of the premier fast-growing actuarial software firms. Client will consider qualified candidates anywhere across the US. Backgrounds in US GAAP, hedging, pricing and familiarity with applicable software required.  (#46706)


Senior Consultant, Bermuda: (#49032)

July 21, 2017   

Leading international consulting firm seeks a Student-ASA with 2-3 years’ experience in the life and annuity markets for Senior Consultant role. Actuarial reporting knowledge preferred. GGY AXIS or MG-ALFA software experience a plus. (#49032)


Pricing/Modeling Actuarial Associate (Bermuda #48799)

June 7, 2017   

Life reinsurance company looking for a candidate with strong pricing and modeling experience. Experience within the life insurance and risk management with relation to fixed rate and indexed annuities is a plus. Candidates at the ASA level or working towards designation will […]


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 […]


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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DW Simpson Welcomes Lisa Winding, Senior Recruiting Coordinator


April 4, 2017   

Chicago, IL – April 4, 2017 – We are excited to announce that Lisa Winding is joining the DW Simpson family as Senior Recruiting Coordinator. In this key role, she will be a liaison between internal recruiting teams and DW Simpson’s clients […]

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   

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.