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Life & Annuity Actuary (Maryland #51097)

September 19, 2018   

Life Insurer seeks an FSA with 7+ years of pension buyout or payout annuity experience. In addition, a solid understanding of accounting methods such as statutory, IFRS, economic capital and Solvency II is required. For this role, software skills in GGY AXIS, […]


Life Associate Actuary (Iowa #51131)

September 19, 2018   

Life Insurer seeks an ASA and MAAA with a minimum of 4+ years of actuarial experience, including Pricing and Indexed Universal Life background. While strong analytical skills are required, a solid understanding of Axis or closely related actuarial / pricing software is […]


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 Product Management, Actuary (Multiple Locations #51140)

September 17, 2018   

Major enterprise seeks an FSA or near FSA with 6+ years of experience who have had a variety of roles, including reporting, product pricing, valuation and so on. Must have insurance knowledge, preferably in individual life and annuities along with solid computer […]


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 […]


Long Term Care Actuary (Virginia #50184)

September 17, 2018   

VA client seeks FSA or career ASA with 5+ years of experience. Must have strong Long Term Care (LTC)  background and deep understanding of LTC products and modeling.  Knowledge of AXIS, Polysystems, GAAP, Stat and Tax reporting concepts is strongly preferred. (#50184)


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. […]


Student Actuary, Life (Florida #50812)

September 7, 2018   

Southeastern client seeks a student actuary with 1+ years of actuarial experience, along with excellent analytical skills and high attention to detail. This role will be responsible for contributing to the actuarial department’s success, and will be expected to progress through actuarial […]


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 […]


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)


Life & Annuity Actuary (Maryland #51097)

September 19, 2018   

Life Insurer seeks an FSA with 7+ years of pension buyout or payout annuity experience. In addition, a solid understanding of accounting methods such as statutory, IFRS, economic capital and Solvency II is required. For this role, software skills in GGY AXIS, […]


Long Term Care Actuary (Virginia #50184)

September 17, 2018   

VA client seeks FSA or career ASA with 5+ years of experience. Must have strong Long Term Care (LTC)  background and deep understanding of LTC products and modeling.  Knowledge of AXIS, Polysystems, GAAP, Stat and Tax reporting concepts is strongly preferred. (#50184)


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 […]


AVP, Actuarial Modeling & Analytics (Massachusetts #50326)

August 27, 2018   

Our client seeks an FSA with 10+ years of experience of group & stop-loss along with a strong knowledge of valuation reporting and analytical focus. Excellent management experience plus solid communication & written skills are preferred. This position can also be located […]


Chief Actuary (Vermont #51046)

August 24, 2018   

Our Northeastern client seeks a Chief Actuary with 15+ years of experience of progressively increasing leadership responsibilities.  Must be an FSA / MAAA, with the ability to lead and influence team members inside and out of the actuarial department.  Must have a […]


AVP, Capital Management Actuary (Vermont #48297)

August 24, 2018   

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)


Life Associate Actuary (Iowa #51131)

September 19, 2018   

Life Insurer seeks an ASA and MAAA with a minimum of 4+ years of actuarial experience, including Pricing and Indexed Universal Life background. While strong analytical skills are required, a solid understanding of Axis or closely related actuarial / pricing software is […]


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)


Director, Disability Valuation (Ohio #49911)

September 5, 2018   

Financial services organization is seeking an FSA to oversee Disability Income projects, mainly focused on financial reporting processes. This person will supervise one Actuary and work on building out existing exhibits, analytics, and metrics. Knowledge of AXIS is key, and additional technical […]


Actuarial, Financial Tech Director (Ohio #50535)

August 30, 2018   

Our client seeks a professional with at least 10+ years of actuarial or related experience, along with 5+ years in operational risk, audit, or governance. Strong knowledge of investment products, models & processes are preferred.  Must be proficient in Microsoft Office products, […]


Associate Actuary (Illinois #49334)

August 30, 2018   

Company seeking an Associate Actuary with 2+ years of experience to join their FRM Practice. Individuals with Variable Annuity, derivatives, hedging, and capital markets experience are preferred. (#49334)


Product Development Actuary (Illinois #50257)

August 29, 2018   

Our Midwestern client seeks an FSA with 7+ years of experience with product development models and proven guidance & interpretation on actuarial theories, methods, and practices relating to PD. This professional is required to be a member of the American Academy of […]


Pricing Actuary (Multiple Locations #47570)

August 29, 2018   

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 […]


Risk Management Actuary (Ohio #50424)

August 29, 2018   

Midwestern client seeks an FSA with 1-5 years of experience with deferred annuity products, along with Prophet or similar actuarial software. Superior management & analytical skills, plus proficiency in Excel is strongly preferred. (#50424)


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 […]


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 […]


Student Actuary, Life (Florida #50812)

September 7, 2018   

Southeastern client seeks a student actuary with 1+ years of actuarial experience, along with excellent analytical skills and high attention to detail. This role will be responsible for contributing to the actuarial department’s success, and will be expected to progress through actuarial […]


Actuarial Associate (Texas #50479)

September 5, 2018   

Our Southeastern client seeks an FSA or ASA with 6-10 years of experience along with great modeling skills. Main responsibilities include: developing and training staff and supporting the Model Development Life Cycle. Advanced coding skills using Python, R and SQL are strongly […]


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)


Pricing Actuary (Multiple Locations #47570)

August 29, 2018   

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 […]


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 […]


Annuity Valuation Manger (Alabama #49572)

August 25, 2018   

Nationwide Life & Annuity Carrier seeks FSA (or soon to be) having three to five years of experience with a background in Statutory, GAAP and Tax Valuation of Life products using Polysystems software. This is a great opportunity for a team-oriented leader […]


Actuarial Associate, FS Annuity (Florida #50374)

August 24, 2018   

Southeastern reassurance company seeks an ASA or FSA with a minimum of 3 years of actuarial experience in retirement or annuities along with excellent software skills including Excel, Word, VBA and Access. Knowledge of CARVM and applicable actuarial guidelines (AG33, AG35, AG43) […]


Actuary, Strategic Research (North Carolina #48978)

August 24, 2018   

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 […]


Actuary – Strategic Research (North Carolina #48978)

August 24, 2018   

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 […]


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 […]


Assistant Actuary (Oregon #50227)

September 5, 2018   

Our Northwestern client seeks an ASA progressing to FSA, along with a minimum of 5 years of experience in the actuarial field. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of the principles of accounting U.S. GAAP and support […]


Consulting Actuary (Oregon #50229)

September 5, 2018   

Our Northwestern client seeks an FSA with 5+ years of experience along with a unique product line knowledge. Main responsibilities include: developing & maintaining pricing premium rates and fees, analyzing emerging profit and calculating reserves & liabilities. Experience in Asset Liability Management […]


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 […]


Life Actuary (Texas #49702)

August 28, 2018   

Texas life insurer seeks ASA or FSA with 10+ years of experience in product development and pricing. This position will work directly with the executive leadership on portfolio management and requires a start-up mentality to develop new business opportunities and challenge the […]


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 […]


Actuary Director (California #50331)

August 27, 2018   

Our Western client seeks an FSA with 7+ years of life insurance product pricing experience along with a good understanding of the regulations and actuarial guidelines applicable to U.S life insurance products. Experience leading teams and excellent written and oral communication skills […]


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 […]


Actuarial Manager (Switzerland #49781)

August 30, 2018   

Global consulting firm is seeking a Qualified Actuary, fluent in German and English, to lead and manage engagements focused on international reserving and reporting. This candidate should have at least 5 years of experience in life insurance/reinsurance. This person will collaborate with […]


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)


Actuarial Director, Life (Bermuda #50562)

August 10, 2018   

Our international client seeks an FSA with 10+ years of reinsurance experience, preferable with structured reinsurance. The ideal candidate has capital frameworks, technical expertise and strategic thinking. Some Asia regulatory experience is a plus. (#50562)


Life Actuary, Head (Switzerland #50793)

July 9, 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)


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 […]