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 .
Leading insurance organization seeks ASA/FSA (7+ yrs) as Associate Director & Actuary-VA Pricing Oversight & Experience Studies. Oversight of the pricing function in the Business Unit for the Chief Finance Actuary and CFO. Review experience studies and oversight of new variable annuity and index annuity products. Validate pricing results. Experience with variable annuity and/or indexed annuity products.
Financial services leader wants a near or recent FSA (5+ yrs) to be involved in evaluating contingent risks, such as mortality/longevity, morbidity, accident, asset-liability matching, and expense risks. Responsibilities in one or more of the following Actuarial Functions - Pricing and Product Development, Valuation & Financial Reporting or Research & Support. Strong knowledge of GAAP valuation and financial reporting. Strong knowledge of audit and control concepts.
Premier carrier seeks FSA (10+ yrs) as AVP & Actuary, LTC Experience Studies, R&D. Inform LTC actuarial leaders of assumption development process and emerging experience trends. Develop & implement change management standards for LTC actuarial models. Lead projects and generate experience studies. Provide support for in force management and new product introductions.
Major Fortune 500 insurer needs an FSA (5+ yrs) as Associate Actuary, Universal Life Valuation. Perform the Universal Life valuation monthly and quarterly closes. Create deliverables for annual statements, SOX testing and audit requests. Develop and implement valuation models. Understanding of GAAP, Statutory and Tax financial reporting requirements. Experience in building models.
Leading insurer is looking for a FSA as Valuation Manager, Valuation and Modeling. Responsible for valuation and modeling of Traditional and Financial Solutions business and for various financial reporting valuations. Contribute to the completion of various corporate initiatives; inforce management and client treaty issues.
Leading insurer seeks an FSA (7+ yrs) as VP with comprehensive knowledge of several actuarial processes: statutory/GAAP reserve & DAC valuation, risk and capital assessment and capital management. Perform complex actuarial work in the following areas: Reserving, Capital Modeling and/or Management, Hedging, and Actuarial Modeling. Strong knowledge of GAAP valuation and financial reporting. Experience with multiple lines of business.
Major insurer seeks a FSA or near as Director, Group Life Actuarial. Support the modeling of Group Insurance business. Asset Adequacy Testing- ALM and Replicating portfolios. Pricing - including new products, measuring profitability, Client Reporting work, Capital planning, Statutory and GAAP reserves.
Giant financial services leader has a position that focuses on evaluating and communicating capital management strategies and solutions for $150B variable annuity block. FSA (5+ yrs). Analyze annuity capital under existing frameworks. Play a key role in evaluating/establishing new internal and Federal (SIFI) capital frameworks. Help develop and evaluate capital and liquidity solutions for the Annuities business. Provide projected market risk capital estimates. Understanding of GAAP or Statutory accounting.
Leading Health consultancy wants an ASA/FSA with Group Benefits consulting experience. Financial management of client relationships and consulting services to a select group of large clients. Lead benefit strategy and plan design projects. Experience with all aspects of the health care marketplace. General knowledge of life and disability plans. Knowledge of post-retirement medical benefits valuations.
Specialty health provider seeks a near to new FSA (5+ yrs). Work with a team of experienced Stop Loss Professionals to assist in the profitable on-going growth of leading Stop loss Carrier. Maintain Stop loss Rating manuals and pricing factors. Product development and new product pricing. Stop Loss Reserve analysis. Estimate morbidity patterns.
Healthcare leader needs an ASA – Associate Actuary to provide leadership in the measurement and evaluation of risk. Create, and support statistical, data model designs for root cause analyses. Conduct analyses, to create recommendations for pharmacy pricing. Develop a library of metrics, methods, reports, and make recommendations. Pharmacy experience highly desired.
Leading health care provider needs Managing Actuary – Pricing Competitive Posture Unit. Review pricing and provider networks across all lines and markets. Manage a staff of 4-10. Assignment: National Contracting—Competitive Posture Unit. This units focus is price analytics. Analysis of provider contracted price competitiveness in commercial markets in US. Develop analytic models to identify and evaluate risk to determine future opportunities. Lead a team in network design, reimbursement strategies, and medical cost savings.
Major insurer seeks an ASA or CFA in the corporate portfolio management division. Responsible for the development and maintenance of all asset modeling assumptions and projections. Assume the role of system administrator for asset modeling software used in Fixed Income assets. Monitor portfolio holdings for accuracy. Solid understanding of fixed income securities. Experience with asset modeling.
Premier financial services provider needs an experienced FSA in Audit department. High-profile position provides the opportunity for a broad range of exposure to areas including valuation, pricing, modeling, hedging and capital. Develop and direct the overall audit approach and annual audit plan, assessing actuarial risks. Monitor actuarial risk audit coverage, issues and trends. Knowledge of GAAP reporting, as well as, risk-neutral and market-consistent valuation techniques.
Leading insurance company wants an FSA in the Retirement Services (RS) Risk Management unit. Be a critical resource in the expanding Stable Value product portfolio. Manage two professionals. Retirement Services stable value products cover General Investment and Guaranteed Separate Account products. Oversee the crediting rate process & oversight of the General Investment Account (GIA).
Industry leader needs a senior investment professional (10-15 yrs) to support the U.S. Chief Investment Officer. Responsible for comprehensive portfolio management for all managed portfolios. Involved in outsource investments, Fixed Income, & Equities. Solid fluency in investments, capital markets, & managing investment portfolios. Support U.S. CIO in designing and developing portfolio tools, monitoring metrics, and compliance. Knowledge of capital markets and portfolio management theory.
Global consultancy seeks a FSA (6+ yrs). Risk Consulting and Software (RCS). Experience in a consulting environment strongly preferred. Broad knowledge technical areas including: reserving, pricing, financial reporting, mergers, predictive modeling and ERM. Ability to propose new business within the Insurance and Financial Services market. Ability to build strong client relationships.
P&C leader seeks a ACAS/FCAS (7+ yrs) model validation & risk/finance/programming. Lead the design and implementation of the centralized CCAR actuarial and financial projection database. Develop a convergence plan and execute a transition. Support production of quarterly Fed CCAR stress test.
Large insurer wants a Manager, Senior Associate near or recent FSA/FCAS. Provide management & leadership. Client Pricing for major product lines: ESC, VSC, Mobile, Credit, Dwelling. Supervision of credit STAT, GAAP, and Tax reserves for all product lines. Determine reserve sufficiency. Complete Annual Statement reserve exhibits for CALAC, CAPIC.
Global professional consultancy seeks a FCAS (10-15 yrs) P&C Senior Consulting Actuary. Responsible for the financial and operational management of the office Property and Casualty consulting practice. Drive revenue generation. Maximize existing relationships, develop new relationships and leverage within other lines of business. Lead business development and sales efforts to target new buyer hubs and clients.
Major Insurer is looking for an ASA or near (5+ yrs) to support GAAP – DAC reporting and forecasting. Be the key liaison between actuarial financial reporting and other Finance areas on GAAP. Assist with development of the SOX Framework. Lead research and implementation of Accounting Policy in Actuarial Harmonization across departments.
Prestige insurer needs an ASA or near in Valuation and Modeling. Responsible for client data transformation, model building, and model execution. Includes model output used in the valuation area for GAAP financials and projections for the financial plan, cash flow testing & value scorecard.
Leading insurer wants an ASA or near to assist with building and maintaining pricing models. Develop tools to aid in the pricing of LTC products. Support policy filings, including preparing exhibits. Work experience within LTC, in the pricing, experience studies, valuation or projections areas.
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