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RETAINED Assistant Vice President, Life Insurance Lead (Virginia #46796)

May 31, 2016   

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


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)


Director, Actuary / Asset Liability Management / ERM / Prophet (New Jersey #47430)

August 23, 2016   

Large northeastern life insurance carrier seeks to fill a modeling/ Asset Liability Management focused position at the ASA/FSA-level. Experience in modeling software such as Prophet is desired. Role will partner with other groups such as ERM, Finance and Corporate Actuarial, and offers […]


Vice President & Chief Actuary, Life Insurance / Asset Liability Models (Arizona #47390)

August 12, 2016   

Southeastern life insurance carrier seeks Chief Actuary at the FSA-level to step into a management position overseeing the actuarial department. Past management experience and 15+ years in the life insurance industry required. (#47390)


Senior Investment Actuary, Portfolio Risk Management / Capital Markets / Life (New York #47358)

August 9, 2016   

Life insurance and investments company currently has an opening for a Senior Investment Actuary. This individual will assist the investment actuarial staff, supporting the investment decision-making process. Specifically, they will assist in asset liability management, portfolio risk management, asset allocation, and M&A […]


Director & Assistant Actuary, Group Life Pricing (Connecticut #47351)

August 8, 2016   

Well-known life insurer seeks a recent FSA to manage multiple books of business. Experience in group life pricing needed, knowledge of retiree health products preferred. This person will manage people and projects and will work across business units to achieve objectives. (#47351)


Actuarial Associate, Validation / Life Reinsurance / Indexed Annuities (Bermuda #47348)

August 5, 2016   

Life and annuity reinsurance company wants to hire-on an Associate to set rates for clients monthly, automate more processes for pricing/reporting, and track actuarial assumption experience for validation. Monitor profit trends as well. Candidate must be able to liaise with investment and […]


Staff Actuary, Group Pricing / Life Analytics / Sales (North Carolina #47346)

August 3, 2016   

Our client is looking for an experienced actuary with at least 7 years of professional experience in the Life industry. This person will lead a large group pricing team. Will work with sales, marketing, underwriting team to improve premium rates. Will supervise […]


Senior Analyst Product Development, Annuity / MG-ALFA / Projections (Connecticut #47274)

July 29, 2016   

Bermudan-based financial services company looking to hire a senior analyst to support product development and pricing for individual annuity products. You will work with a talented team to find solutions to the challenges of today’s market. You will interact with all areas […]


Senior Financial Actuary, US Reserving / Life Reinsurance (North Carolina #47307)

July 28, 2016   

Life reinsurance provider seeks strong finance actuary to work on reinsurance reserving. You will perform valuations for IFRS/Statutory reserves and support internal/external audits. Communicate your results and opinions to management. Great candidates will have FSA designation and several years of financial valuation […]


Director, Actuary / Group Life Valuation / Trend Analysis / Impact Studies (New Jersey #47299)

July 26, 2016   

Large financial services company looking to hire skilled actuary to guide valuation, assumption creation, reporting, and model maintenance for Group Life products. You will perform trend analysis and financial impact studies. Ideal candidates will have FSA designation, project management skills and about […]


Actuarial Manager, Profitability / Illustrations (Arizona #47302)

July 25, 2016   

Fellow needed to join financially stable life carrier. Lead and manage product and pricing efforts to ensure profitability. Monitor trends for new and existing products and support illustration. Deep modeling experience including AXIS a plus. (#47302)


Director, Actuary / Asset Liability Management / ERM / Prophet (New Jersey #47430)

August 23, 2016   

Large northeastern life insurance carrier seeks to fill a modeling/ Asset Liability Management focused position at the ASA/FSA-level. Experience in modeling software such as Prophet is desired. Role will partner with other groups such as ERM, Finance and Corporate Actuarial, and offers […]


Senior Investment Actuary, Portfolio Risk Management / Capital Markets / Life (New York #47358)

August 9, 2016   

Life insurance and investments company currently has an opening for a Senior Investment Actuary. This individual will assist the investment actuarial staff, supporting the investment decision-making process. Specifically, they will assist in asset liability management, portfolio risk management, asset allocation, and M&A […]


Senior Analyst Product Development, Annuity / MG-ALFA / Projections (Connecticut #47274)

July 29, 2016   

Bermudan-based financial services company looking to hire a senior analyst to support product development and pricing for individual annuity products. You will work with a talented team to find solutions to the challenges of today’s market. You will interact with all areas […]


Director, Actuary / Group Life Valuation / Trend Analysis / Impact Studies (New Jersey #47299)

July 26, 2016   

Large financial services company looking to hire skilled actuary to guide valuation, assumption creation, reporting, and model maintenance for Group Life products. You will perform trend analysis and financial impact studies. Ideal candidates will have FSA designation, project management skills and about […]


Chief Actuary & Chief Risk Officer, Strategic Role (Pennsylvania #47303)

July 21, 2016   

Small niche insurance company seeks a senior-level professional to serve in an operational and strategic executive-level role. A background in financial reporting, M&A, and risk management would be preferred. Prior management experience required. (#47303)


Senior Actuarial Analyst, Forecasting / Models (Pennsylvania #47203)

July 18, 2016   

National insurance services company looking to hire on a skilled Senior Analyst to create forecasting models, analyze experience studies and work on programming. Those actively pursuing exams will be considered. (#47203)


Director & Actuary, Group Insurance Life Pricing (New Jersey #47259)

July 14, 2016   

Large, well-known, Fortune 500 financial services company wants to hire a Director to oversee group life pricing activities and updating formulas to assist board in approvals. You will work on loss ratio analysis, pricing, and pooling. FSA/ASA desired along with MAAA membership […]


Assistant Vice President, Variable / Fixed Annuity (Connecticut #47215)

June 30, 2016   

A growing organization with recent cash infusion seeks Life / Variable Annuity / Fixed Annuity actuaries to contribute to their expansion. FSAs, ASAs and students with backgrounds in pricing individual lines as well as product management are desired. Generous package at carrier where […]


Life Investment Actuary (Connecticut #47133)

June 17, 2016   

Investment actuary needed to join investment management firm. Strong backgrounds in capital markets and analysis of life insurance companies required as well as financial modeling and ALM. Experience with portfolio management a plus as well as 4 or more years’ experience. (#47133)


Lead Pricing Actuary, Annuity Strategy (New York #47137)

June 17, 2016   

Well-known mutual life insurance company seeks FSA to lead pricing strategy & analysis across all annuity business lines. You will work with analytics and research personnel; manage a small team, and direct rate setting. Strong communication skills along with pricing and product development […]


Actuary, Group Life Pricing (Nebraska #47269)

July 18, 2016   

Midwest life/health insurer seeks designated ASA or FSA with Group Life product experience for a pricing related role. This will be a hands-on role with the potential to manage or mentor individuals. ASA/FSA designation required and programming experience is preferred. (#47269)


Director & Assistant Actuary, GAAP / Valuation (Nebraska #47134)

June 28, 2016   

Life insurance corporation seeks senior actuary with FSA/ASA designation to regulate statutory, GAAP, and tax reserves along with DAC and other statement values. You will lead and assist the Appointed Actuary. Develop new procedures to improve valuation process. Great candidates will have […]


Associate Actuary, Valuation / Financial Reporting (Missouri #45522)

June 17, 2016   

Global reinsurer seeks FSA with 5+ years of actuarial experience in valuation, financial reporting and modeling. You will perform analysis of a variety of US and international products. (#45522)


Actuary, ALM Strategy (Missouri #47070)

June 16, 2016   

Global reinsurer seeks ASA or FSA-level candidate with ALM experience. You will implement new ALM strategy and framework. CFA designation is also required. Strong communication skills sought, as you will be interacting and consulting across internal business units. (#47070)


AVP, Product Development / Annuities (Iowa #47112)

June 15, 2016   

Officer-level opportunity in newly created division of major carrier. In depth background in annuities and creative mind necessary to work on innovative new product and seek out markets. Generous package for credentialed actuaries who have the right stuff. 10 + years’ experience […]


Senior Actuary, Retirement Plans (Ohio #47096)

June 10, 2016   

Mutual insurance company seeks FSA-level Life Actuary with at least eight years’ experience to work within their Retirement Plans business. Background in pricing and modeling is key, to help drive profitability. (#47096)


Actuary, Data Solutions (Missouri #47042)

June 3, 2016   

Global life reinsurer seeks FSA candidate to support their innovative data solutions department. This is a client and business facing role, requiring strong communication and presentation skills. (#47042)


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 […]


Staff Actuary, Group Pricing / Life Analytics / Sales (North Carolina #47346)

August 3, 2016   

Our client is looking for an experienced actuary with at least 7 years of professional experience in the Life industry. This person will lead a large group pricing team. Will work with sales, marketing, underwriting team to improve premium rates. Will supervise […]


Senior Financial Actuary, US Reserving / Life Reinsurance (North Carolina #47307)

July 28, 2016   

Life reinsurance provider seeks strong finance actuary to work on reinsurance reserving. You will perform valuations for IFRS/Statutory reserves and support internal/external audits. Communicate your results and opinions to management. Great candidates will have FSA designation and several years of financial valuation […]


Associate Actuary, Individual Life (Louisiana #47030)

June 2, 2016   

Our client in the southeast seeks an ASA or FSA with individual life experience to join their team. Fluency in Spanish is needed and pricing and product development skills are desired. (#47030)


RETAINED Assistant Vice President, Life Insurance Lead (Virginia #46796)

May 31, 2016   

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


Vice President, Acquisition Actuary (Alabama #47004)

May 26, 2016   

Large life corporation looking to hire a strong actuary to work with their M&A group. You will play a key role in the acquisitions process and work on special actuarial projects. Develop valuation and pricing models as well as perform research and […]


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)


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 […]


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)


Actuarial Manager, Profitability / Illustrations (Arizona #47302)

July 25, 2016   

Fellow needed to join financially stable life carrier. Lead and manage product and pricing efforts to ensure profitability. Monitor trends for new and existing products and support illustration. Deep modeling experience including AXIS a plus. (#47302)


Lead Actuary, Life Product Pricing / Reserving / Ratemaking (Arizona #47271)

July 20, 2016   

Life insurance company in the Southwest seeks qualified life actuary for a management role focused on life product pricing. Other types of backgrounds and experience could also be valuable, including reserving work, as this role is still being defined. (#47271)


LTC Actuarial Pricing Manager (Texas #47179)

June 28, 2016   

Subsidiary of insurance group in southern US looking to hire Pricing Manager to prepare rate filings and get timely approvals. Develop and maintain filing strategy and regulations. You will also mentor actuarial staff and assist in running projection models. Ideally, you will […]


Director & Corporate Models Actuary / Valuation (Texas #47184)

June 24, 2016   

Life insurance company currently has director-level opening and seeks experience in valuation, analytics, and modeling. This individual will be involved in pricing, validation, financial projections, and streamlining and automating processes. Experience in broad product scope in traditional life, interest-sensitive life, and fixed annuities […]


Associate Actuary, Economic Capital Modeling (Texas #47066)

June 7, 2016   

Large life insurer seeks Senior Life Actuary for their corporate treasury department. ASA/FSA with 6-10+ years of experience wanted. Main focus is ALM so experience in ALM models, economic capital modeling and/or fixed income modeling would be most applicable to the role. […]


Site Lead, Variable / Indexed Annuities (Colorado #47028)

June 1, 2016   

Leader with deep Life & Annuity product experience seeks to open new western office for leading carrier. You will need several years of variable and indexed annuities experience. Employer is open to seeing various skill sets. Sharp FSAs apply! (#47028) Leader to […]


Senior Advisor, Risk Management (Texas #46610)

May 26, 2016   

Large corporation looking for candidates with risk management experience. Will develop and manage analytical models. Also will be responsible for researching, analyzing, and communicating the requirements and implications of regulations affecting interest rate risk management and reporting activities. (#46610)


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. […]


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)


Product & Pricing Analyst, Non-life products / German Fluency (Switzerland #47320)

August 3, 2016   

Swiss based opportunity for actuary with 3+ years of experience to work on product management and pricing for non-life products. A Master’s degree, German fluency, and a few years of past professional experience in the pricing insurance/banking area are required. SQL/SAS skills […]


Financial Reporting Actuary, Life Reinsurance (Bermuda #47206)

July 5, 2016   

Life reinsurance firm seeks qualified actuary with a background in financial reporting, capital modeling, Solvency II and/or embedded value to join a growing team and focus on year-end reporting and capital requirements globally. A life reinsurance background is preferred, but not absolutely […]


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)


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)


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)


Senior Life Actuarial Consultant (Toronto #44143)

March 9, 2015   

A well-known consulting/management firm seeks a life Actuarial Consultant with 10+ years of experience. FCIA required. Responsibilities will include pricing, reserving, financial reporting, mergers & acquisitions, and variable annuity hedging strategies. (#44143)


Deputy Leader, Analytics (Malaysia #43994)

February 18, 2015   

Exciting international position for skilled Associate / Fellow / Student Actuary. You must have solid hands-on insurance experience and/or Takaful background. Experience studies and analyses knowledge required. You must be knowledgeable about database software such as AXIS / Prophet. You will assist […]

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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 […]

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June 9, 2016   

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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 […]

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 […]