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 .
Insurance leader seeks seasoned FSA (10-15+ yrs). Participate on cross functional teams across organization to help accomplish product line goals. Drive life and AD&D product portfolio; contribute to line strategy development. Maintain pricing for all life and A&D products and portfolio. Communicate new business product profitability. Up to 8 direct reports.
National life insurer seeks an ASA/FSA (5+ yrs) as Associate Actuary in Retirement Solutions Division. Provide modeling expertise to model core product features. Leverage technical expertise and product knowledge to implement modeling solutions. Develop and optimize sophisticated C++ models and VBA/C# modeling applications. Annuity and retirement product experience.
Global insurance leader is developing innovative new IA and VA products. Exciting opportunity in Market Risk Management. Seeking candidate with VA and IA product experience to join this multi-disciplinary team. Research, design, and produce these products. Improve suite of stochastic simulation models (MATLAB) to analyze Indexed Annuities. Significant work experience developing Index Annuity and Variable products. Knowledge of financial markets (fixed interest, equities and derivatives) as well as regulatory and accounting standards for insurance required.
Leading national insurer needs as ASA. Leadership role managing the Life and/or AD&D programs. Assist in the product strategy development and execution and responsible for leading the coordination of all functions. Basic understanding of all Life Insurance company functions.
Global multiline insurance leader seeks a near ASA/ASA (2+ yrs) as an Actuarial Associate for their dynamic team responsible for risk management of life and annuity business. Primary focus is on database maintenance and risk management of variable annuity guaranteed benefits. Analyze and report risk components through development and maintenance of stochastic simulation models. Minimum 2 years experience working with variable annuities. Expertise with computers, modeling and Excel spreadsheets. Familiarity with stochastic modeling and economic scenario generators.
Giant insurance leader needs ASA/FSA (5+ yrs) to focus on actuarial consulting solutions to retirement plan sponsors. Actuarial valuations, government filings and ASC 715 pension and welfare disclosures. Estimates for proposed plan changes. Demonstrated proficiency in forecasts, asset liability modeling and investment policy development.
Global financial services company seeks a seasoned FSA (15+ yrs) to be VP Appointed Actuary. Valuation actuary. Well rounded in reserve valuation and financial reporting. Lots of growth opportunity. Very collaborative.
Major healthcare provider seeks an ASA/FSA (7+ yrs) as Manager, Actuarial services. Provide support and analysis in product cost analysis, provider payment methodologies, outstanding medical claim liabilities and revenue allocation for the Medicaid, & Medicare. Assist in the preparation of all actuarial rate filings. Knowledge of health insurance claim liability estimates. Understanding of underlying reserving, pricing and other risk-related analysis.
Insurance leader seeks a near FSA/FSA (8+ yrs) as AXIS Model Development Leader. Provide model development and implementation support to actuarial reporting, valuation, pricing and hedging teams. Implement new strategies, tools, and assumptions into models and convert modeling to new modeling platforms. Develop tools outside of the base models that enhance the overall model process. Working knowledge of MS SQL. Exposure to programming. Knowledge of the GGY AXIS software strongly preferred. Knowledge of financial reporting requirements. An understanding of LTC, Traditional Life, and Supplemental Health products.
Leading managed healthcare provider needs Pre-ASA/ASA (4 exams; 3-6 yrs) as an Actuarial Analyst/Senior Analyst. Update actuarial models in Microsoft Excel and VBA for Excel. Act as subject matter expert point-of-contact with other areas of Company. Participate in the Medicare Advantage and Part D bidding processes. Develop dashboards and tracking tools. Working knowledge of SAS and SQL.
Leading growing healthcare organization has several opportunities for middle managers (5-7 yrs) and (8-10 yrs) to grow and build infrastructure. Medicaid, Medicare, and analytics background.
Leading insurer seeks an Analyst Risk Reporting (3+ yrs). Responsible for producing management reports, analyzing hedge breakage, and enhancing attribution analysis. Produce weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports to internal and external parties. Explain complex technical matters to risk managers. Review and analyze hedge breakage data. Experience in valuation, financial reporting, market risk management.
Major financial organization seeks a Risk Management, Senior Analyst. Ensure an efficient operational risk management program is maintained. Provide guidance managing operational risks in accordance with Operational Risk Management framework. Identify areas of operational risk and control mitigation. Coordinate findings with other control areas such as Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. Understand how operational risk interacts with market, credit and/or insurance risk. Retirement industry experience (Defined Contribution, Defined Benefit, Investment Management) preferred.
Top financial services leader a Manager, Risk Management (CIA, CRMA, CPA; 4-6+ yrs). Support objectives of ORM function for Retirement business. Ensure an effective risk management program maintained. Identify areas of operational risk and control mitigation across multiple processes. Coordinate the findings with other control areas such as Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. Understanding operational risk interaction with market, credit and/or insurance risks.
Multinational financial giant seeks Director, IT Risk Management (7+ yrs). Provide IT risk subject matter expertise. Provide direction in maintaining an efficient risk management program. Strong risk and control background, with expertise in technology, application development, IT outsourcing, disaster recovery, & IT regulatory compliance. Participate in business unit initiatives to identify and evaluate risk exposures.
Global financial leader has an opening for a seasoned Senior Audit Manager - Model Risk (12+ yrs). Lead assessment of control environment that supports company’s models, modeling methodology and risk operations. Collaborate with different Internal Audit groups. Communicate complex/technical quantitative analysis principles, methods and approaches. Evaluate and report on the effectiveness of management controls. In-depth knowledge and experience of a broad range of investment and insurance activities.
Financial services leader seeks an FCAS (12+ yrs) as Actuarial Senior Audit Manager for the Global Internal Audit Department. Exposure to areas including: Reserving, Pricing, Underwriting, Predictive Modeling, Stress Testing, and Capital Management. Lead audit coverage of highly complex actuarial processes and models for Global P&C businesses. Collaborate with other teams to provide integrated approach to risks and audit testing. Experience in reserving/valuations, pricing, predictive modeling, and economic capital modeling.
Global financial leader seeks an FCAS (7+ yrs) as Audit Manager. Assess risk and internal controls within the Property Casualty units. Establish procedures to continuously monitor changing risk profile of underwriting, modeling, and reserving activities. Solid understanding of broad range of Property Casualty insurance activities. Experience in reserving/valuations, & pricing/economic Capital Modeling.
Global insurance company seeks near ACAS/FCAS (4-7 yrs) as Assistant Vice President. Provide reinsurance pricing and portfolio optimization analyses. Perform analysis to develop gross loss model for clients. Create market and line of business studies. Knowledge of North American property and casualty lines. Stochastic modeling experience a plus.
Premier life consulting opportunity for a Pre-ASA. Global consultancy is looking for strong technical skill set. Open to candidates who have demonstrated the ability to think on their feet; coding background is very helpful!
National insurance company has an Actuarial Financial Reporting (4+ yrs) for their Annuity lines of business. Analyze quarterly results for Senior Management and External Auditors. Works independently on quarterly reporting (GAAP and STAT) for the Annuity lines of business. Provide exhibits, documentation, and responses for the quarterly actuarial review by the company’s independent auditors. Determine tax reserves products. Demonstrated knowledge of not only annuity products, but various reserve and modeling systems and current actuarial regulations. Assist in conversion of FAS 157 valuation system. Understanding of Statutory and GAAP Accounting. Working knowledge of modeling concepts and systems. Project management skills.
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