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Global reinsurer has several positions for junior level modeling actuaries and one opening for a senior level modeling actuary. Actuary, US Reserving. Responsible for quarterly valuation processes for IFRS and Solvency II. Reserve reporting under multiple regulatory bases. Analysis of actual versus expected business performance. Lead, develop, and manage actuarial staff. Support development of actuarial models for new regulations. Support internal/external audits. 10+ years’ experience. 3+ years of financial valuation and reserving experience.
Giant reinsurance provider needs FSA (7-10 yrs). US Life Product experience. External client-facing experience. Understand current share of wallet for existing clients. Build relationships and contribute to developing solutions to add new target accounts. Own client account relationships and form account strategies for business growth. Build, maintain and improve professional relationships with the key decision makers. Lead regional client team and management in facilitating effective, profitable solution design and execution from RFP to LOI. Work with the Pricing Actuary to accurately develop a commercial best-estimate assumption set. Experience in making business decisions.
Global financial services provider seeks FSA (10+ yrs) to support Life Risk Officer on risk oversight and risk management initiatives related to U.S. Life Insurance business. Collaborate with Finance to define stress testing requirements for L&R. In-depth analysis to refine assumptions and methodologies related to the determinations of the stress scenarios. In-depth knowledge with GAAP / Statutory reserving, for life & annuity products. Experience with actuarial modeling platform and data analytics software.
Premier insurer needs as FSA (near) to be responsible for new product pricing on all settlement annuities. Perform feasibility analysis and pricing projects for new fixed and variable annuity products, including deriving assumptions, constructing pricing models, performing in-depth risk and pricing analysis, and support product filing and implementation. Build and enhance the pricing framework for all product development. Improve pricing process and implement pricing updates.
Leading financial services provider seeks ASA/FSA, Sr. Associate Actuary, Financial Analysis. Provide subject matter expertise and direction on complex projects and initiatives for Life Insurance Finance area. Analyzes complex financial information to develop and deliver accurate analysis management. Leads actuarial projects and proactively identifies challenges and resolutions. Maintains awareness of developments in the actuarial industry. Maintains knowledge on current and emerging developments/trends.
Global reinsurer sees FSA responsible for development of actuarial models to support US statutory, IFRS and economic valuation and financial reporting using the Risk Agility FM actuarial platform. Ensure models, meet agreed validation criteria and integrate efficiently into existing framework. Develop actuarial models using RAFM actuarial software that meet agreed validation criteria and to control and governance procedures. Minimum of 8 years’ experience. Experience with pricing, valuation and modelling of life insurance products. Experience with reinsurance and model validation and governance standards.
Market leader seeks ASA/FSA (7+ yrs). Responsible for EC and SII related reporting and analyses for entities and all associated reinsurance transactions. Periodic SII and EC reporting. Documenting relevant methodologies and results and presenting results to various stakeholders. Lead the team regarding the annual calibration updates. Performing comprehensive risk source identifications, determine appropriate risk factor calibrations utilizing relevant techniques. Own Risk and Solvency Assessment (ORSA) reports. 7+ years’ experience. Prior experience with Solvency II and/or Economic Capital frameworks. Experience with Term Life and Universal Life business preferred. Experience with Pension Risk Transfer business desirable.
Regional healthcare provider is looking for analyst with SAS and SQL skills that has experience in healthcare. Role is across all lines of business, including Commercial, Medicare, Medicaid, and Reserving.
Insurance leader seeks FSA to lead and execute product design, pricing, financial projections and other financial analyses for Group Long Term Disability. Plans, staffs, directs and controls department activities and identifies and investigates profit and financial problems and opportunities. Develops actuarial assumptions while projecting various product lines. Assist in developing new products for assigned product line. Directs monitoring and financial analysis of product line profitability (GAAP, value-added, statutory, etc.). Knowledge of pricing and marketing objectives, risk management, and operations of insurance companies. Group experience in life, disability, dental and/or vision.
National insurer seeks as ASA (3-6+ yrs) to provide support to pricing and product development area of Actuarial Department on Health, LTC, and Ancillary benefit products. Responsible for (re)pricing of products, experience studies, research on new products, modeling, and implementing new products. Perform pricing of new products and develop or reviews actuarial documentation for filing. Knowledge of reinsurance; GAAP, Stat and Tax Valuation Requirements. Preferred 2+ years’ experience with LTC, Health, Dental, Vision or other ancillary health products.
Major financial services provider seeks as ASA/FSA as Actuary Group Dental/Vision. Lead and execute product design, pricing, financial projections for Group Dental. Manage development of new product rates and re-rating activity, and determination of impact on premiums and/or profits of various product proposals. Develop rate assumptions and manage development of rate scales and detailed rates. In-depth knowledge of actuarial and statistical sciences and economics. Group experience in life, disability, dental and/or vision.
Investment firm seeks an ASA/FSA Product Actuary to delve into product features from a pricing and underwriting perspective. 8 years’ experience. Insurance product manager - help design policies, define coverage, price and determine eligibility requirements. Pricing & underwriting consultant - help with the technical components of designing a new product
Leading insurer wants ASA/FSA for key position responsible for strategic and quantitative functions affecting the company’s investment decision making process. Contribute to the overall strategic thinking and direction of the team and manage existing models and processes as designing and building new models to support the investment function. Design, build, and implement investment / actuarial models. Maintaining the complete model lifecycle including assumption and parameter generation, measurement/quantification and interpretation/explanation of results and changes. Develop, questioning, and validating key model / process parameters, assumptions, drivers and scenarios. Strong background in fixed income and capital markets with emphasis on financial modeling and risk management. Superior ability to design and build efficient financial models in excel.
Major insurer needs an ASA/FSA to work with all areas of risk and all lines of businesses. Identify and prioritize risks and develop methodologies to measure and report such issues throughout the organization. Produce well-documented stochastic scenarios leveraging Moody’s Analytics Economic Scenario Generator. Assist in the build out of a model inventory, identify, measure and communicate total enterprise risk issues. Manage risk mitigation programs. 3-5 years of financial analysis, engineering, capital markets, modeling, planning and forecasting experience in enterprise wide risk management. Working knowledge of quantitative investment/derivative strategies and risk management.
Alternative investment management and leading retirement services provider seeks FSA (7+ yrs) for legacy variable annuity businesses. Work with a team of quantitative professionals, asset managers and traders responsible for the risk oversight and reporting of all hedging operations. Asset/Liability modeling to support the risk management of invested asset. Evaluation and attribution of hedging and broader company financial results in a Risk-Neutral context. Analysis of risk metrics including comprehensive multi-factor whole company stress testing. Monitoring performance of variable annuity hedging programs and risk assessment of potential variable annuity blocks being considered. Validation of models and prototypes supporting hedging, risk, finance and ALM insurance, Hedging experience. Knowledge of variable annuities including guarantees, product mechanics, valuation and hedging techniques.
Global insurance leader seeks an ACAS/FCAS (8+ yrs) as Senior Pricing Actuary. Price complex casualty treaty reinsurance business. Lines of business include general liability, motor/ automobile liability, workers compensation/ employer's liability and umbrella liability. Review and summarize account data, analyze and perform deal pricing. Reinsurance casualty treaty pricing experience. Some travel required.
Leading carrier seeks ACAS responsible for validation of pricing and financial projection models. Provide oversight and assistance to the reserving, pricing, modeling and financial forecasting processes. Participate in the validation of reserving (both US GAAP and Chinese GAAP), pricing and financial projection models across all platforms. Ensure actuarial valuations, comply with all relevant requirements. Experience in reserving, pricing, predictive modeling, financial planning and analysis.
Global professional services company seeks Near ACAS/ACAS/FCAS (4+ yrs) as Senior Associate. Experience leading small team. Knowledge of managing traditional loss reserving and rate making projects, establishing and implementing engagement workplans, and conducting other risk-analysis related. Statistical modeling.
Large insurer seeks an FCAS (4-7+ yrs) as Dir, Analytics & Research. Support strategy directing and managing projects. Assist directing a variety of statistical analyses including data mining, & predictive modeling. Review analyses and provide direction and insight. Broad business knowledge. Direct industry analysis and benchmarking studies. Advanced working knowledge of modeling/research/analytics.
Global consulting firm needs ASA to design and execute scalable dynamic hedging programs to manage equity guarantee risk and meet strategic risk management objectives. Perform managed services for financial reporting of Variable Annuities, including GAAP and Statutory valuation. Merger and acquisitions – due diligence including review of assumptions, risks and operations of all Annuities business. Build stochastic models for risk-based capital impact analysis. Modeling experience in life insurance, risk management or investments. Understanding of capital markets and modern finance concepts. Proficiency in Excel and VBA.
Fast growing insurer wants an ASA (6+ yrs) to lead and rapidly growing. Lead the quarterly production of cash flow testing, Bermuda Economic Balance Sheet (EBS), and Embedded Value modeling. Support the Approved Actuary and the finance team on the annual regulatory filing. Development and maintenance of quantifying and communicating the actuarial risks of the liability portfolio and work with asset and risk management team to build out the ALM function. Experience with reserving guidelines for life and annuity products, and modeling assets and liabilities. Experience with cash flow testing and/or Embedded Value.
Global consultancy needs an analyst. Responsibilities include plan design and contribution modeling, rate setting, budgeting/forecasting, administration of RFPs, reporting and project management. Develop and utilize actuarial models; analyze healthcare costs and utilization data; develop reports; participate in client calls/meetings; support project management. Proficiency with spreadsheets and database applications and an understanding of programming (SAS/SQL).
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