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Life & Annuity, Actuary (Ohio #51687)

January 19, 2019   

Our client seeks an ASA or FSA with a minimum of 5+ years of actuarial experience, along with in-deep knowledge of deferred annuities, immediate annuities or life insurance. While interpersonal & problem solving skills are a must, knowledge of financial reporting (GAAP) […]


Life Director, Actuary (North Carolina #51686)

January 18, 2019   

Globally known insurer seeks an FSA or career ASA with 7+ years of actuarial experience, including some staff management experience. The ideal candidate has high proficiency in R, Python, SAS or SQL, along with solid knowledge of modeling, mortality analysis, underwriting implications […]


Actuarial Assistant (Missouri #51677)

January 18, 2019   

Midwestern reinsurance firm seeks an actuary who has successfully passed at least 5+ exams and is currently pursuing an ASA or FSA accreditation. The ideal candidate has 2+ years of experience in life insurance or reinsurance, along with advanced technical skills in […]


Life Actuary, Pricing (Missouri #51680)

January 18, 2019   

Well-established reinsurance firm seeks an FSA with 7+ years of actuarial experience, ideally in life insurance or reinsurance. Working knowledge of pricing is required, while high expertise on mergers & acquisition, product design, ALM or risk management is strongly preferred. In addition, […]


Assistant Actuary, Life (California #51678)

January 18, 2019   

ASA with 3-5 years of actuarial experience, preferably in the life insurance industry is sought by Western insurer. Knowledge of valuation requirements, financial reporting, and accounting principles is required, along with high proficiency of Excel, VBA and actuarial modeling systems, such as […]


Life FSA, Actuary (New York #51699)

January 18, 2019   

Northeastern insurer seeks an FSA with a minimum of 3+ years of experience, including underwriting protections insurance markets (life, health or retirement). The ideal candidate has pricing or development knowledge of a new life product, along with solid understanding of whole life […]


Modeling Actuarial (Missouri #51710)

January 18, 2019   

FSA with 7+ years of actuarial experience in the life insurance industry is sought by MO insurer. Ideally this candidate has CERA and/or MAAA accreditation, along with reinsurance experience and solid knowledge of embedded value and Solvency II reporting. Abilities in Prophet, […]


Life Valuation & Financial Reporting, Actuary (Missouri #51709)

January 18, 2019   

Major life insurer located in Missouri seeks a near or new FSA with 5+ years of actuarial experience in life insurance/reinsurance, including 3+ in valuation and/or financial reporting. The ideal candidate has knowledge of database applications such as Access, Oracle, SQL, TOAD, […]


Life Actuary, FSA (New York #51163)

January 18, 2019   

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. […]


Actuary, Vice President (New York #51668)

January 15, 2019   

New York client has an immediate need for an FSA with 10+ years of life insurance industry experience.  Must be professional and presentable, as this is a client facing role and will work directly with senior leadership.  Ability to explain technical concepts […]


Life FSA, Actuary (New York #51699)

January 18, 2019   

Northeastern insurer seeks an FSA with a minimum of 3+ years of experience, including underwriting protections insurance markets (life, health or retirement). The ideal candidate has pricing or development knowledge of a new life product, along with solid understanding of whole life […]


Life Actuary, FSA (New York #51163)

January 18, 2019   

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. […]


Actuary, Vice President (New York #51668)

January 15, 2019   

New York client has an immediate need for an FSA with 10+ years of life insurance industry experience.  Must be professional and presentable, as this is a client facing role and will work directly with senior leadership.  Ability to explain technical concepts […]


Financial Risk Management, Actuary (Massachusetts #51296)

January 10, 2019   

Life insurer is seeking an FSA with a minimum of 10+ years of relevant experience in financial risk management, group insurance and employee benefits. This role is well suited for an individual with experience in consulting or at a large, complex, global […]


Director, Product Development and Investment Innovation (Connecticut #51258)

January 10, 2019   

Well-established national Life Carrier is looking for a FSA or ASA with 10 or more years’ of experience for a Director level role developing Pension Risk Transfer Products. Experience in the PRT market is a must, CFA designation is a plus. This […]


Corporate Actuarial Director (Maine #51660)

January 8, 2019   

Our client seeks a director level actuary that will lead a team on two main areas of focus: supporting Prophet modeling system, and on the corporate side, valuation, reserve adequacy and new standards. The Prophet team will work on infrastructure, standards, training, […]


Actuarial Client Support (New York #49366)

January 4, 2019   

Northeastern enterprise seeks an FSA with at least 3 years of experience in the life insurance industry in a client support or similar capacity. Prior background in life, annuity or health in areas such as pricing, valuation, corporate modeling, risk management, ALM, […]


Annuity Products, Life Actuary (New York #51234)

January 4, 2019   

Well-established insurance company seeks an individual with 6+ years of experience in .Net programming, along with 2+ years in Actuarial Programming. The ideal candidate does not necessarily needs to be an actuary, however, they must understand mortality, credit and rates. VB.Net, ASP.Net, […]


Life Actuary (New York, Ontario, or Remote #49963)

December 20, 2018   

Actuarial software and analytics firm is in the market for a near or recent FSA with a strong life background. The ideal candidate has Universal Life expertise, but other life and/or annuity knowledge will also be considered. Our client is looking for […]


Senior Quantitative Analytics Actuary (Pennsylvania #50369)

December 11, 2018   

Our Northeastern client seeks an ASA or FSA with 5-7+ years of experience in modeling, including demonstrated solid experience and understanding of annuity products, risk management and processes. 3+ years of direct involvement of hands-on model development using a modern language (C++, […]


Life & Annuity, Actuary (Ohio #51687)

January 19, 2019   

Our client seeks an ASA or FSA with a minimum of 5+ years of actuarial experience, along with in-deep knowledge of deferred annuities, immediate annuities or life insurance. While interpersonal & problem solving skills are a must, knowledge of financial reporting (GAAP) […]


Actuarial Assistant (Missouri #51677)

January 18, 2019   

Midwestern reinsurance firm seeks an actuary who has successfully passed at least 5+ exams and is currently pursuing an ASA or FSA accreditation. The ideal candidate has 2+ years of experience in life insurance or reinsurance, along with advanced technical skills in […]


Life Actuary, Pricing (Missouri #51680)

January 18, 2019   

Well-established reinsurance firm seeks an FSA with 7+ years of actuarial experience, ideally in life insurance or reinsurance. Working knowledge of pricing is required, while high expertise on mergers & acquisition, product design, ALM or risk management is strongly preferred. In addition, […]


Modeling Actuarial (Missouri #51710)

January 18, 2019   

FSA with 7+ years of actuarial experience in the life insurance industry is sought by MO insurer. Ideally this candidate has CERA and/or MAAA accreditation, along with reinsurance experience and solid knowledge of embedded value and Solvency II reporting. Abilities in Prophet, […]


Life Valuation & Financial Reporting, Actuary (Missouri #51709)

January 18, 2019   

Major life insurer located in Missouri seeks a near or new FSA with 5+ years of actuarial experience in life insurance/reinsurance, including 3+ in valuation and/or financial reporting. The ideal candidate has knowledge of database applications such as Access, Oracle, SQL, TOAD, […]


Stochastic Modeler, Life (Illinois #50786)

January 14, 2019   

Midwestern consulting firm seeks an ASA or FSA with 2+ years of actuarial experience, preferably in developing stochastic models using Excel, VBA, C++ and/or Matlab. Product modeling and Risk Management backgrounds are required, while some working knowledge of MG-ALFA is a plus.(#50786)


Valuation & Planning Actuary, Director Level (Illinois #51326)

January 12, 2019   

Life insurer seeks an ASA or FSA and MAAA with 4-10 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. The ideal candidate has deep knowledge of valuation calculations, financial analysis & projections, risk assessments, life insurance product & relationship management. […]


Life Annuities Actuary (Iowa #50651)

January 12, 2019   

Growing Life Insurer in IA seeks an FSA or career ASA with 8-10+ years of actuarial experience. Knowledge of annuities, in particular indexed annuities, and financial reporting is a big plus. Polysystems and ALFA is preferred. There are two openings, and two […]


Senior Modeling Actuary, Life (Ohio #50904)

January 1, 2019   

Well-established insurance firm seeks an FSA and MAAA with 8+ years of experience, along with strong actuarial modeling skills. While working knowledge of ALFA and/or AXIS is required, familiarity with life & annuity products is ideal for this role. Other programming languages […]


Associate Actuary – Mergers and Acquisitions (Illinois #49312)

December 21, 2018   

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


Life Director, Actuary (North Carolina #51686)

January 18, 2019   

Globally known insurer seeks an FSA or career ASA with 7+ years of actuarial experience, including some staff management experience. The ideal candidate has high proficiency in R, Python, SAS or SQL, along with solid knowledge of modeling, mortality analysis, underwriting implications […]


Life Actuarial Associate (North Carolina #50685)

January 12, 2019   

Our Southern client seeks an ASA with 5+ years of actuarial experience, along with working knowledge of life, health and/or annuity products & valuation, including both statutory and GAAP. Programming skills with SQL and VBA is desired, along with MG-ALFA and/or Polysystems […]


Entry-Level Life Products (Florida #51369)

January 7, 2019   

Southeastern insurer seeks an actuary with 1-5 years of experience, preferably with life modeling. The ideal candidate has knowledge of life product and reinsurance modeling, and could be Entry Level through ASA. (#51369)


Practice Leader, Life (Georgia #50887)

January 4, 2019   

Growing consulting firm seeks an ASA or FSA with 15-20 years of experience, preferably in regulatory, rate reviews and rate filings. Modeling with Prophet is required, along with leadership & management skills. (#50887)


Voluntary Benefits Actuary (Florida #51322)

November 29, 2018   

ASA and MAAA with a minimum of 3+ years of Voluntary Benefits is sought by FL insurer. This role will be responsible for developing and analyzing actuarial data related to pricing & valuation. (#51322)


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 […]


Pricing Director, Actuary (Texas #50165)

August 17, 2018   

Well-established reinsurer seeks an FSA and MAAA with 10+ years of life insurance experience, specifically in pricing and reinsurance. Prior experience managing staff and broad understanding of pricing software and cash flow projections are a must. (#50165)


Assistant Actuary, Life (California #51678)

January 18, 2019   

ASA with 3-5 years of actuarial experience, preferably in the life insurance industry is sought by Western insurer. Knowledge of valuation requirements, financial reporting, and accounting principles is required, along with high proficiency of Excel, VBA and actuarial modeling systems, such as […]


Quantitative Modeling Actuary (California #50572)

January 15, 2019   

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 […]


Actuarial Programmer (Utah #50672)

January 12, 2019   

Our UT client seeks an individual with 5+ years of programming experience, along with SQL & Access knowledge. This role will support actuarial data requirements and programming needs. (#50672)


Life Associate Actuary (Washington #50650)

January 12, 2019   

Growing Life insurer seeks an FSA or career ASA with 8-10+ years of actuarial experience. Knowledge of annuities, in particular indexed annuities, and financial reporting is a big plus. Polysystems and ALFA experience is preferred. There are two openings, and two different […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Life Actuary, Head (Switzerland #50793)

January 15, 2019   

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 & Annuity Actuary (Bermuda #51276)

December 5, 2018   

International Life insurer seeks an ASA or FSA with 5+ years of experience in the life & annuity insurance industry. Strong background in fixed annuity products, and data administrative systems is required, along with advanced skills in Excel, VBA, SQL and SAS. […]


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)


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)


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 […]