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.
Major insurer seeks an ASA (5+ yrs) as an Associate Actuary Projection Models team. Provide GR and FA projection modeling support for cash flow testing and ALM. Responsible for asset and liability modeling. Understanding of insurance company asset and liability risks. Cash Flow Testing and RBC analysis is a plus.
Premier financial services firm is looking for an FSA (6-10 yrs) to lead various VBM initiatives & build a state-of-the-art VBM infrastructure. Solid understanding of finance, accounting and capital management. Track record in project execution and team management. Deep knowledge of Life and Retirement insurance products & Stat/GAAP accounting. Experience executing end-to-end complex quantitative projects.
Premier financial service leader seeks FSA (7+ yrs) Director Valuation: Life division Valuation experience with life products and exposure to principal based reserves! Lead preparation of Principle-Based Reserving, including evaluating proposals and changes, planning and directing efforts. Direct production of experience studies to support GAAP, Pricing and CFT assumption setting. Current knowledge of statutory and tax formula reserve requirements.
Leading financial services provider seeks FSA (10+ yrs) Director to support the Chief Finance Actuary. Regular interaction across the Life & AH Business Unit. Produce and analyze all aspects of insurance risk. Interpret results across Valuation, ICALM, and Experience Studies. Provide strategic leadership on decision-making issues. Evaluation of potential BU risks, assumption setting, product pricing, risk management, and in-force management. Strong valuation and reporting background required. Experience in capital management and experience studies.
Giant Healthcare provider wants a near to new ASA to supports development of pricing models for managed care and indemnity plans. Determine monthly claims reserves. Analyzes capitation and disease management program financial arrangements.
Healthcare leader needs an FSA to provide expertise to the Actuarial Department. Ensure correct application of pricing, reserve setting, and other activities. Determine opportunities for savings through analysis of hospital, professional, and drug claims. Measurement of utilization levels and trends, evaluation of cost and intensity levels.
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.
Premier life insurer wants an FSA – VP (8-10+ yrs) to work with business units to assess financial risks and develop mitigating strategies. Development of a rigorous framework for analyzing financial risk. Detailed risk assessments of Insurance including assessment of policyholder option exposure. Drive development of Insurance risk self-assessment.
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).
Boutique consultancy seeks an ambitious, entrepreneurial professional as Consulting Actuary ACAS/FCAS (6-10 yrs). Responsible for leading actuarial and multi-disciplinary consulting engagements. Work will include initial rate/product development, rate level indications, competitor rate analyses, and reserve analyses/opinions. Provide self-insured retention analyses, funding studies, and reserve analyses.
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.
National carrier wants a student with 3 years of Personal Lines Pricing experience. Proficiency with SAS and SQL. Experience with competitive market pricing and utilizing loss and demand models to make pricing decisions. Implement rate changes. Perform research and analysis.
Insurance leader needs an ASA to support and review experience studies. Provide peer review on insurance product experience & refine processes with respect to mortality, morbidity, and longevity, and ensure consistency with the processes. Provide mortality, morbidity, and longevity information for consolidation with other data. Knowledge of life and retirement products and life contingencies.
Leading insurer seeks Sr. Actuarial Analyst ASA or near for Life and Retirement business. Technical support on key projects from pricing, reserving, experience studies ALM to value management projects. Knowledge of life and retirement areas: life contingencies, embedded value, pricing or financial reporting.
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