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

May 5, 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 […]


RETAINED Senior Assistant, Employee Benefits (Oregon #45448)

February 9, 2016   

Pacific Northwest-based life insurer seeks Actuarial Student to join its Employee Benefits Group. Role involves actuarial modeling, financial reporting and reserves, and over time, there are opportunities to work with a variety of other disciplines across the company. This may include sales, claims, […]


RETAINED Director, Life Actuarial Services (Multiple Locations #44968)

June 30, 2015   

Leading actuarial consulting firm has multiple senior roles in its rapidly-growing life practice. Financial Reporting experience ideal. Prefer NE but may be open to other locations. Prior consulting experience highly valued but not required. (#44968)


Head Actuary, Quantitative Risk (Europe #46953)

May 25, 2016   

Insurance carrier in Northern Europe seeks FSA/FIA/ASA/AIA with 5 years post qualification experience. Extensive actuarial experience in reserving and pricing of A&H and Life insurance products is necessary. Knowledge of European regulations & reporting, quantitative risk analysis & simulation modelling experience required. […]


Financial Planning & Analysis, Senior Associate (Nebraska #46950)

May 20, 2016   

Actuary needed to contribute to financial planning of national carrier. Analyze claims, deviations, and financial risk. Background in STAT GAAP Valuation, Life and Annuity with a couple years of experience needed for this great growth opportunity. (#46950)

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 […]


Associate Actuary, GGY AXIS (Texas #45915)

May 20, 2016   

Major US insurance company seeks Associate Actuary with strong GGY AXIS experience for building Life, Annuity and Health models. 2+ years of experience required. Near-ASA or ASA designation preferred. Experience building and validating models required. Other key technical skills in SAS, Excel […]


Actuarial Analyst, Pricing / Annuity (Ohio #46915)

May 19, 2016   

Well-known financial company keen to hire a sharp Analyst to join annuity / product development team. Entry candidate with at least 1 exam will work on projections for statements and assist in pricing and modeling annuity products. You will present pricing results […]


Experience Studies Actuary / SAS / SQL (Multiple Locations #46924)

May 18, 2016   

International reinsurer seeks FSA or experienced ASA to oversee experience studies team. Ideal candidate has strong communication skills and works well with a project team. Knowledge of underwriting or mortality a plus. Skills in SAS and SQL required. (#46924)


Senior Analyst, Quantitative Analytics / Hedging (Pennsylvania #46922)

May 18, 2016   

Life & retirement organization seeks quantitative professional with experience in modeling and analytics, and a strong programming background. Experience with hedging and/or the liability side of the business would be advantageous. This person will work on a broad range of tasks to […]


Projections Assistant Actuary / Assumptions (Texas #46898)

May 13, 2016   

National carrier looking for credentialed Life actuaries to work on financials. Monitor experience, analyze assumptions and projections and work on various direct response projects. Generous compensation package and 5 years of relevant experience desired. (#46898)


Actuarial Modeling Manager, Life / Annuity (Illinois #46917)

May 13, 2016   

Large national insurer seeks FSA with several years of experience for a modeling-focused role with the primary responsibility of managing the production of actuarial projections for strategy and planning. Exposure to both Life and Annuity products required. Experience working with MoSes is […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 9th, 2016


Industry News Roundup – Week of May 9th, 2016

May 13, 2016   

Usage-Based Auto Insurance, Slow at First, Picking Up Speed Source: Insurance Journal | May 12, 2016 Usage-based auto insurance will explode globally in the next seven years, a new industry analysis asserts. IHS Inc.’s IHS Automotive predicts that 142 million customers will sign […]


Senior Analyst, Quantitative Analytics / Hedging (Pennsylvania #46922)

May 18, 2016   

Life & retirement organization seeks quantitative professional with experience in modeling and analytics, and a strong programming background. Experience with hedging and/or the liability side of the business would be advantageous. This person will work on a broad range of tasks to […]


Experience Studies, Annuity Valuation (Multiple Locations #46801)

April 28, 2016   

Our client seeks an FSA with 5+ years of Life insurance experience to calculate, analyze, report and explain reserves and other actuarial financial statement items. You will produce reserve reports, coordinate filings and analyze experience studies. Ideal candidate will understand, explain and […]


Actuary, Forecasting / Scenario Testing (Multiple Locations #46804)

April 27, 2016   

Life and investment product company looking to hire a strong FSA to support forecasting, ORSA, economic capital and financial reporting. This Fortune 1000 insurance company seeks to find a  credentialed actuary with 7 + years of experience. You will develop tools and […]


Actuary, Valuation / GAAP / Tax (Multiple Locations #46800)

April 27, 2016   

Life/annuity and investment company keen to hire sharp FSA designated actuary to calculate, report and analyze reserves. You will produce monthly, quarterly and annual reserves with Stat, GAAP, and Tax along with performing experience studies and explaining actuarial financial analyses clearly. Great […]


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)


Director, Actuary / Model Risk Management (New Jersey #46542)

March 16, 2016   

Large insurance carrier in the Northeast seeks Associate/Fellow with 5+ years of actuarial experience and a background in model development/implementation and validation. Portuguese, Japanese or Korean language desired. Capital planning and retirement products experience wanted. Proficiency in things like Matlab, Prophet and/or […]


Reinsurance Actuary/Consulting (Pennsylvania #46525)

March 11, 2016   

Premier consulting firm in the Northeast seeks a seasoned life reinsurance actuary to enhance the firm’s portfolio of advisory services and serve as subject matter expert to the firm’s clients. Previous consulting experience not necessary. Consultancy would like to see candidates with […]


Life Pricing, Vice President (Connecticut #46492)

March 8, 2016   

Large financial services company keen to see FSAs with strong leadership skills as well and plenty of pricing, valuation and modeling experience. You will direct individual life pricing and work with assumptions, tax, valuations, etc. to develop new products and update pricing. […]


Vice President, Actuary (New Jersey #46473)

March 4, 2016   

Large life insurance company keen to see sharp FSA/ASA to fill Vice President / Head of retirement role. You will lead pricing and product development, implement new pricing processes and direct quantitative staff. Several years of relevant experience and a proven track […]


Director Life Valuation (Multiple Locations #46429)

February 25, 2016   

Life insurer seeks a mid-level ASA or FSA to lead life valuation and financial reporting for the life and LTC lines of business. This person will have modeling responsibilities as well and will ideally have knowledge of MG ALFA. Prior management experience […]


Financial Planning & Analysis, Senior Associate (Nebraska #46950)

May 20, 2016   

Actuary needed to contribute to financial planning of national carrier. Analyze claims, deviations, and financial risk. Background in STAT GAAP Valuation, Life and Annuity with a couple years of experience needed for this great growth opportunity. (#46950)


Actuarial Analyst, Pricing / Annuity (Ohio #46915)

May 19, 2016   

Well-known financial company keen to hire a sharp Analyst to join annuity / product development team. Entry candidate with at least 1 exam will work on projections for statements and assist in pricing and modeling annuity products. You will present pricing results […]


Experience Studies Actuary / SAS / SQL (Multiple Locations #46924)

May 18, 2016   

International reinsurer seeks FSA or experienced ASA to oversee experience studies team. Ideal candidate has strong communication skills and works well with a project team. Knowledge of underwriting or mortality a plus. Skills in SAS and SQL required. (#46924)


Actuarial Modeling Manager, Life / Annuity (Illinois #46917)

May 13, 2016   

Large national insurer seeks FSA with several years of experience for a modeling-focused role with the primary responsibility of managing the production of actuarial projections for strategy and planning. Exposure to both Life and Annuity products required. Experience working with MoSes is […]


Consultant, Manager / LTC Pricing (Illinois #46886)

May 9, 2016   

LTC Expert sought for major consulting firm. In depth experience with product, pricing, analysis and great intrapersonal skills required to lead major group. Endless growth opportunity with generous package for right candidate with LTC and other ancillary products experience. (#46886)


Assistant Actuary, L&H / AXIS (Illinois #46816)

April 28, 2016   

Our client is looking for an Associate with at least 5 years of experience in the Life or Health industry. Any potential applicant must have a firm understanding of AXIS and experience with Life or Health products. (#46816)


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 Actuarial Assistant, Economic Capital (Missouri #46655)

April 1, 2016   

Large American reinsurer seeks ASA/Student Actuary to perform financial reporting, valuation and analysis for mortality business. You will support development and maintenance for financial forecasting and analytics with assumptions models, etc. Support economic capital refinement, embedded value calculation, cash flow testing, and […]


Associate Actuary, Modeling / MoSes (Iowa #46572)

March 18, 2016   

Individuals with MoSes or similar modeling platforms wanted to join financially sound carrier. Life and annuity product familiarity and ASA or near for this important role with great growth opportunity. Solid communication skills needed to interact with others and good exam passage […]


Assistant Managing Actuary (Missouri #46504)

March 18, 2016   

National regulatory organization looking to hire an Assistant Managing Actuary to implement new regulatory system. Delegate assignments, perform actuarial research and develop strategic partnerships. FSA designation with several years of actuarial experience and life insurance knowledge desired. Strong technical expertise and ability […]


Experience Studies Actuary / SAS / SQL (Multiple Locations #46924)

May 18, 2016   

International reinsurer seeks FSA or experienced ASA to oversee experience studies team. Ideal candidate has strong communication skills and works well with a project team. Knowledge of underwriting or mortality a plus. Skills in SAS and SQL required. (#46924)


Associate Actuary, GAAP / Reserving Analytics / Valuation (Virginia #46854)

May 5, 2016   

Well-known insurance/retirement solutions company looking to hire Associate to support valuation for life products. You will assist with GAAP unlocking and reserving analytics. You will prep annual statements and support corporate audits. Experience with AXIS/PolySystems and ALFA/DB apps desired. Ability to multitask […]


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

May 5, 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 […]


Actuary, Forecasting / Scenario Testing (Multiple Locations #46804)

April 27, 2016   

Life and investment product company looking to hire a strong FSA to support forecasting, ORSA, economic capital and financial reporting. This Fortune 1000 insurance company seeks to find a  credentialed actuary with 7 + years of experience. You will develop tools and […]


Actuary, Valuation / GAAP / Tax (Multiple Locations #46800)

April 27, 2016   

Life/annuity and investment company keen to hire sharp FSA designated actuary to calculate, report and analyze reserves. You will produce monthly, quarterly and annual reserves with Stat, GAAP, and Tax along with performing experience studies and explaining actuarial financial analyses clearly. Great […]


Enterprise Risk Management Actuary (Georgia #46548)

April 14, 2016   

Life insurance company seeks a Risk Actuary to assist with Enterprise Risk Management and related activities. This position will focus on the group insurance product line, and will be responsible for relationship management, as well as oversight of risk management for new […]


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)


Actuary, Life Valuation (Louisiana #46637)

March 31, 2016   

Well-known life insurance company looking to add actuary to its staff. A formal role description will be detailed at a later time but it is worthy to note that the position can be tailored to fit the candidate’s own set of skills. […]


Associate Actuary, Life Model Development (Virginia #46569)

March 18, 2016   

Credentialed actuaries sought for leading multi-national carrier at Director, AVP level. Management and solid communications required as well as deep understanding of Life model and LTC products. Familiarity with projection and pricing software required. Credentialed actuaries with FSA or ASA and 4 […]


Director Life Valuation (Multiple Locations #46429)

February 25, 2016   

Life insurer seeks a mid-level ASA or FSA to lead life valuation and financial reporting for the life and LTC lines of business. This person will have modeling responsibilities as well and will ideally have knowledge of MG ALFA. Prior management experience […]


Projections Assistant Actuary / Assumptions (Texas #46898)

May 13, 2016   

National carrier looking for credentialed Life actuaries to work on financials. Monitor experience, analyze assumptions and projections and work on various direct response projects. Generous compensation package and 5 years of relevant experience desired. (#46898)


Projections, Senior Analyst / GAAP (California #46897)

May 12, 2016   

Life insurance company out west looking to hire a Senior Analyst with either ASA/Student Actuary designation to work on projections for their modeling team. Quantify financial impact and assist with GAAP reporting. Strong excel and communication skills desired. Knowledge of individual life […]


Valuation Actuary, Cash Flow Testing (Texas #46866)

May 6, 2016   

Successful, growing consultancy seeks mid-level Actuary for a Life and Annuities Valuation role, leading projects and directing the work of junior analysts. Will utilize modeling skills and assist with quarterly/annual reports, Cash Flow Testing, financial statement development and projections and regulatory examinations. […]


Product Development Actuary (Texas #46864)

May 6, 2016   

Successful, growing consultancy seeks mid-level Actuary for a Life and Annuities Product Development role, leading projects and directing the work of junior analysts. Will work on illustration testing and experience studies with opportunities to assist in CFT. (#46864)


Interim AVP / Traditional Fixed Annuities (Washington #46873)

May 5, 2016   

Northwestern financial services company seeks a designated actuary for a temporary contract role focused on financial accounting for Fixed Indexed Annuities and Traditional Fixed Annuities. Experience with FAS133 and people management is desired. Will also work with external auditors and accounting departments. […]


Experience Studies, Annuity Valuation (Multiple Locations #46801)

April 28, 2016   

Our client seeks an FSA with 5+ years of Life insurance experience to calculate, analyze, report and explain reserves and other actuarial financial statement items. You will produce reserve reports, coordinate filings and analyze experience studies. Ideal candidate will understand, explain and […]


Experience Studies, Senior Actuarial Analyst (California #46718)

April 12, 2016   

Well-known life insurance company seeks experienced Student Actuarial Analyst to perform experience studies for life products like mortality/lapses, expenses, etc. Assist with PolySystems upgrade and support design for business reviews and data analysis. Prepare regulatory data and assist with quarterly close. Candidates […]


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)


Director, Corporate Actuarial Models Actuary (Texas #46646)

April 8, 2016   

Looking to hire ASA-FSA to own entire modeling process including, development, maintenance and governance of corporate actuarial models, and communicating results/variances to Senior Management. Products include traditional life, interest-sensitive life, fixed annuities, Medicare Supplement and limited benefit health products. SQL/programming skills preferred along with […]


Actuary, Coding / R (Washington #46475)

March 7, 2016   

Actuarial services provider looking to hire sharp Student Actuary with predictive modeling (programming) experience to work in their product development department. Great candidates will have in depth knowledge of both actuarial techniques and IT. VBA, C++, coding and R skills are desired […]


Head of Life Model Risk Management (Switzerland #46587)

March 18, 2016   

International insurer seeks actuary to oversee the model risk for their Life business. Develop frameworks and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements. Establish relationships and report to key stakeholders. Solid modeling and project management experience desired along with economic capital and reserving knowledge. […]


Group Senior Risk Manager, Risk Analysis & Communication (Switzerland #46578)

March 18, 2016   

International insurer seeks European based Risk Manager to lead enterprise wide risk analyses. Develop communications for rating and investor relations. Risk analysis experience necessary. Solid understanding of actuarial concepts and several years of experience in a senior role desired. (#46578)


Senior Manager, Life Actuary / AXIS (Canada #46068)

January 4, 2016   

Major consulting firm seeks FCIA with strong AXIS modeling and conversion experience for their Toronto office. Existing client-facing, audit, capital modeling, and actuarial modernization experience desired. Project management skills are necessary. (#46068)


Pricing Actuary, Group Life / IL (Ontario #46006)

December 18, 2015   

Individual / group life insurance company looking to hire near/new-FSA to evaluate product data from life reinsurance clienteles and set pricing. You will ensure that quotes will foster premium growth and returns. AXIS and other pricing software skills desired along with either […]


Head of Pricing, Life Reinsurance (Singapore #45406)

October 8, 2015   

Our client seeks a candidate for a high-profile pricing role in Asia. This person will be responsible for pricing of life reinsurance business and will have regional teams reporting up to them. Asian language skills, life reinsurance, Asian market is experience ideal. […]


Executive Director, Valuations / GAAP / AXIS (Multiple Locations #45527)

September 29, 2015   

Large reinsurance group in the Midwest seeks sharp Fellow (FSA/FCIA) to report, analyze and review valuations to ensure compliance. Lead valuation for offices and develop and implement strategy for those teams. Solid candidates will have several years of GAAP knowledge as well […]


Actuary, Life / Embedded Value (Switzerland #45198)

August 7, 2015   

International consulting firm seeks Actuarial Consultant to help with their life business. Develop insurance/reinsurance solutions for clients as well as support embedded value reviews and audits. Ideal candidate will be qualified or near and fluent in English/German. (#45198)


Risk Officer (Bermuda #45001)

July 9, 2015   

Popular regulator seeks sharp, knowledgeable FSA/ASA to oversee and measure day to day risk management to determine trends and loss for its department. Develop and implement risk metrics as well as identify key risk areas. Ideal candidate will have several years of […]


Manager, Reinsurance (Middle East #44669)

May 22, 2015   

Large international insurance company seeks Manager for valuation opening in the Middle East. Ideally looking for a fully qualified Actuary with reinsurance exposure. Fluency in English is required; Arabic would be a plus. (#44669)


Life Actuary, Modeling / Valuation (India #44160)

March 10, 2015   

Global reinsurer seeks qualified Health / Life Actuary for their India office. Candidates at varying-levels are encouraged to apply. Role may be tailored to fit many backgrounds. (#44160)

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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 […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 9th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 9th, 2016


May 13, 2016   

Usage-Based Auto Insurance, Slow at First, Picking Up Speed Source: Insurance Journal | May 12, 2016 Usage-based auto insurance will explode globally in the next seven years, a new industry analysis asserts. IHS Inc.’s IHS Automotive predicts that 142 million customers will sign […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 2nd, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of May 2nd, 2016


May 6, 2016   

Express Scripts Has Plans to Deal with High Drug Prices Source: Insurance Journal | May 2, 2016 Express Scripts Holding Co. plans to introduce several benefit programs aimed at fighting high drug costs, including speeding up how quickly it moves insurer and […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 25th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 25th, 2016


April 29, 2016   

Key Florida Players to Highlight Importance of Catastrophe Reinsurance Source: Insurance Journal | April 25, 2016 Although the role of catastrophe reinsurance in a wind exposed region is intuitively obvious to an insurance professional and most insurer rating agencies, the need for […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 18th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 18th, 2016


April 22, 2016   

UnitedHealth Tops Expectations, to Leave Some Affordable Care Act Markets Source: The Wall Street Journal | April 19, 2016 UnitedHealth Group Inc. said it would remain in only a very small number of the Affordable Care Act’s marketplaces next year and suggested […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 11th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 11th, 2016


April 15, 2016   

RIMS 2016: Wearable Tech, Automated Vehicles Dominate Insurance Horizon Source: Insurance Journal | April 12, 2016 Imagine sitting at your desk writing a quote for an insurance policy and suddenly the lapel of your coat begins angrily buzzing, snapping you out of […]