Andover Research, Ltd., founded in 1975, specializes in the recruitment and placement of actuaries and investment professionals worldwide. Actuarial jobs are our specialty.Our premier team of experienced actuarial recruiters have a reputation as leaders in the field. We earn recognition for our personal integrity as well as our successful placements. Confidentiality, objective assessments and continuous involvement in the total recruiting process are hallmarks of our service. "Ultimately our success is attributable to strong client relationships and our ability to provide timely solutions to actuarial search assignments ". Our clients include Insurance Companies, Consulting Firms, Healthcare Organizations, and Investment Banks .
Top financial services company seeks an FSA (10+ yrs) as Head of Annuities ALM & Hedging. Global responsibility for variable annuity hedging and strategic asset allocation for assets. Provide hedging to country units writing variable annuities. Expert level understanding of derivatives & based hedge instruments.
Major life insurer needs for a Pricing Actuary – Annuity. Support product development efforts: design, analysis, financial modeling and support execution of weekly product rate setting. Pricing & modeling of annuities experience.
Leading financial services provider seeks an FSA as a VP & Actuary Annuity Product Management. Product development and inforce block management responsibilities. Build methodology and establish standards of practice. Monitor ongoing trends and oversee new business capacity. Expert knowledge of go-to-market strategies.
Global insurance leader seeks seasoned ASA (10-15+ yrs) as Pricing Actuary – L&H. Oversight of Actuarial operations of all Third Party Administrators. Expert life and annuity product knowledge. Solid accident and health insurance knowledge.
Major insurer needs FSA to provide communication, experienced with PowerPoint presentations. Work closely with Marketing to design and build new products for sale on a direct basis. Manage Actuarial Pricing Team of 8 and work closely with Head of Product Development on the design of new products. Ensure accurate pricing of direct to market life insurance products. Life products pricing experience required. Experience with direct market life insurance a plus. Significant experience creating executive level presentations. Strong management skills.
Premier insurer seeks ASA to lead pricing, contract development & filing Support. Lead product design plan and project execution, including research & development. Provide technical support to IT, Compliance, & Marketing. Life insurance product pricing experience.
Global insurer seeks Actuary to be subject matter expertise to the VP IA and Group Chief Internal Auditor. Construction of risk based audit plans and identification of emerging risks. Manage the workload of assigned audit resources, and ensures all audit work complies with audit methodology and standards. 10+ years experience. Experience with risk management principles and practices, and accounting practices.
Leading employee benefits provider seeks ASA. Expertise in individual life insurance (term and cash value products). Identify, research and analyze complex issues. Analyze emerging experience & monitor marketplace trends. Develop analysis framework and recommend updated pricing, valuation or reserving assumptions to management.
Global consultancy needs an Experienced Consultant, with in-depth health and benefits knowledge and consulting skills. Serve as a Health & Benefits Account Executive for multiple clients. Drives client decision making & lead client planning and client innovation. Develop tailored solutions and measurement criteria. Demonstrate strong partnerships with vendor community. (10+ yrs) Experience at an insurance company, or brokerage/consulting experience in the Health and Benefits industry.
Health consulting provider has an opening for a Statistical Analyst (3+ yrs). Responsibility for 3-4 projects simultaneously. Develop statistical models. Research and ad hoc statistical analysis. Develop generalized linear models and predictive models. Experience in statistical analysis and predictive modeling required.
Health consulting leader seeks an FSA (8+ yrs) as a Medicaid Consulting Actuary. Projects include rate setting, experience analysis, & pricing of new benefits / benefit changes. Diagnose client’s problem, & develop project proposals. Leadership for project teams. Experience with developing Medicaid managed care capitation rates for a state Medicaid agency.
Global consulting firm needs a Healthcare financial expert ASA/FSA (7+ yrs) as Consulting Actuary. Identify client issues and resources needed to solve problems. Plan projects, identify project deliverables, and ensure compliance with quality procedures. Experience with Medicare Advantage programs, Medicaid.
Major insurer looking for candidate as Governance, ORM, and Risk Operations Associate. Develop and facilitate the ongoing implementation and execution of Global Risk Management programs and processes. Global Investments line of business, support key operations and initiatives, as well as Finance line of business risk programs. Enterprise Risk Management or Operational Risk Management, and/or investments / investments accounting operations experience. MBA, CPA or CFA a plus.
Major insurer seeks ASA/FSA as a Senior Assistant Actuary, Hedging. Perform risk management and annuity rider hedge operations associated with Variable Annuity Guaranteed Living Benefits products. Perform variable annuity living benefit rider hedge operations. Quantitative analysis of hedging results and modeling of FIA, VA liabilities and derivative assets. Evaluation of effectiveness of risk mitigation of strategies.
Financial services leader needs a Senior Vice President, Hedging Operations (10+ yrs). Oversee daily hedging operations covering variable & fixed index annuities, index universal life products, and macro risk-mitigating strategies related to GAAP, statutory and economic balance sheets. Overall hedging strategy. Familiarity with US GAAP (or IFRS) concepts, US Statutory rules, and Rating Agency /RBC Capital models. Strong capital markets. Experience measuring, and mitigating insurance, investment, operational, and enterprise risk.
Premier provider of specialized life insurance products seeks a Pre-ASA/ASA (3+ exams, 4+ yrs) as an Enterprise Risk Analyst. Support the Enterprise Risk Management function in updating and enhancing existing models, and building out additional capability. Support the Financial Actuary in executing actuarial reporting requirements. Familiarity with Enterprise Risk Management concepts, and stress testing in particular.
Global insurer seeks ACAS/FCAS to lead a team of five. Develop technical pricing tools and drive business decisions through the use of pricing data driven analyses. Develop & update technical pricing tools. Lead implementation of tools coordinating with actuarial, underwriting, field and IT. Design, develop, and implement tools, and analyses to monitor pricing analytics. Experience of pricing and predictive modeling.
Global management consultancy seeks a FCAS (8+ yrs) to manage business development opportunities and engagements from pre-sale and initial scoping through final delivery and signoff. Participate in strategy development & manage traditional loss reserving and ratemaking projects. Demonstrated knowledge of multiple insurance lines. Expertise in statistical modeling techniques.
Premier insurer has an opening for an Actuary (4+ yrs) to assist with evaluation, testing, and enhancement of predictive models. Manage quality of vendor and industry data feeds into predictive models. Drive improvements in data capture, analysis, and reporting. Experience manipulating large databases.
Regional insurer has an opening for an Actuarial Analyst (2+ yrs). Evaluate industry developments to update and develop company products and procedures. Assist in development and implementation of sound rates and/or rating plans & preparing regulatory filings. Commercial Lines experience a plus.
National life insurer seeks Pre-ASA/ASA (3+ exams, 2+ yrs) as an Actuarial Assistant – Life Product Development. Assist in development, implementation, and support of new and in-force products. Perform profit testing and analysis & document pricing assumptions and profit results. Support inforce product initiatives.
Global consultancy seeks a Pre-ASA/ASA as an Actuarial Analyst. Data analysis for various health insurance areas, such as Medicare, Medicaid, & Pharmacy. Consulting activities include Pricing, Reserving, Financial Projections, and Mergers and Acquisitions. Direct projects.
National insurer seeks a Pre-ASA (2-5 exams; 2-3 yrs) as an Actuarial Assistant. Develop premium, dividend scales, reserves and non-forfeiture values for new and existing plans. Perform experience studies & statistical analysis. Knowledge of insurance industry.
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