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 .
Premier national insurer seeks an ASA/FSA (10+ yrs) as Director for their Life & Long-Term Care division. Set strategic direction of businesses; P&L responsibility for businesses; research, develop, and mark innovative and competitive life and LTC product solutions and providing distribution support. Recommend product enhancement opportunities to senior management and support sales by creating and distributing competitive insights.
Leading insurance company seeks an FSA to lead the Life Product Management team managing life product portfolios. Responsibilities include product development and inforce block management. Develop and drive business plan for Life Product Management. Maximize long term profit. Drive Life Product Practices and Systems; build methodology and establish standards of practice. Monitor profitability and ongoing trends. Deep understanding of life insurance products. Expert level knowledge of industry best practices and go-to-market strategies.
Insurance leader seeks talented Modeling Analyst FAS or near. Partner with and lead cross-functional teams in creating models to produce recommendations in support of business initiatives. Responsible for end-to-end model design & development; Ensure adequate internal control processes. Utilize predictive analytics to assess future risk. Advanced knowledge of predictive modeling. Experience in statistical analysis, regression and building models of dynamic behavior.
Top insurer needs a Director – ASA/FSA to manage a team responsible for utilizing predictive analytics to solve problems for business units. Monitor and report on various modeling projects. Builds enterprise partnerships. Manage a team of modeling analysts responsible for developing and implementing statistical models; understands loss performance models. Develop plans and recommendations for mitigation strategies and tactics. Proficiency in key econometric and statistical techniques.
Premiere national life insurance company seeks an FSA (7+ yrs) as VP, in their newly formed Model Risk Management Organization. Ensure group is capable of accurately identifying, measuring, reporting, monitoring and managing the Company’s model risks. Develop and implement independent model validation and test critical and high risk actuarial models. Experience in applied financial quantitative analytic techniques and asset valuation. Facility for managing quantitative data applications with proven modeling and analytical skills. Solid understanding of stochastic modeling, regression analysis.
Premier diversified financial services organization needs an FSA (10+ yrs) to work directly with the Chief Enterprise Risk Officer and Enterprise Risk Management Division. Identify, measure and manage risks & provide strategic advice. Examine economic risk profile by developing risk models to consider economic value at risk. Recommend strategy to executive management. Prepare analyses to external parties such as rating agencies and regulators. Extensive experience with economic value/ capital modeling. Deep knowledge of financial modeling and financial statements.
Premiere financial services provider seeks Vice President, U.S. Risk Officer – FSA to provide leadership, direction and oversight to U.S. business concerning Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) and assigned corporate risk and capital projects. Provide expertise in development of strategies, policies and procedures for managing risks. Identify, assess, mitigate, and report, the principle strategic, financial, insurance, and operational risks of the business unit. Core Officer Competencies. Solid mix of experience.
National carrier has a new position for a near to new ASA Valuation and Financial Reporting position. Provide technical, analytical, quantitative and qualitative support for projects related to financial reporting and analysis. Prepare financial analytics for current period income statements and assist in explanation of variances from prior period to the current year.
National healthcare services organization seeks an ASA/FSA (8+ yrs) as Director Actuarial Services. Conduct analysis, pricing and risk assessment to estimate financial outcomes. Oversee negotiation of capitation rates with State agencies. Identify trends to increase effectiveness. Analyze new business opportunities. Work with Health Plans to ensure soundness of capitation rates.
Leading health provider is looking for an ASA responsible for the development of financial and programmatic cost models for multiple product lines. Assist in product development and financial implications of new products. Apply pricing and underwriting procedures to new business quoting and renewal claims projections. Analyze claims detail data from multiple in-house claims processing systems. Knowledge of underwriting principles in managed care. Actuarial pricing experience required.
Leading global consulting firm seeks an FSA with at least 8+ yrs of health actuarial experience. Prefer experience with Medicare Advantage programs.
Global consulting firm seeks a seasoned consultant (10+ yrs) to help build a healthcare employee benefits consulting practice. Develop new clients and expand current services to existing clients. Develop strategies to assist employer plan sponsors in the management of their healthcare benefits programs. Experience in employer sponsored health and welfare benefit programs, at least 5 years selling actuarial and consulting services directly to employers.
National specialty insurance company seeks an ASA/FSA/ACAS (5-10 yrsd) as an Investment Actuary in their growing Fixed Income Asset Management group. Responsible for managing many of the portfolio risk processes for the general account investments. Manage existing models, implement changes and enhancements and build out additional capabilities. Maintain the complete portfolio risk process lifecycle. Ability to model in excel and VBA a must. Strong background in fixed income and capital markets with emphasis on financial modeling and risk management.
National insurance leader has a new position in their capital markets hedging team. VP/AVP. Analyze and update key liability measures for variable annuity capital market guarantees. Support expanded forecasting capabilities to the valuation and attribution of the FAS 157 embedded derivative liability. Lead small team: attribution analysis, collaborate with other CMH functions to support any valuation initiatives, and assist in project implementation. Variable annuity valuation and/or capital markets hedging experience required. Creative problem solver.
Major insurer is looking for a FSA/CFA to collaborate in the research, development and implementation of quantitative models pertaining to the assessment of the company’s investment risk. Implement key quantitative models and analytics to Investments, IRM and ERM. Develop actuarial models for asset and liability management. Undertake and document model risk management. Provide key quantitative and analytical support on Investments portfolio construction and optimization (7+ yrs) experience. Strong actuarial ALM modeling skills. Knowledge of investments and econometrics.
Premier provider of specialized insurance products has an opening for a CAT (Catastrophe) Modeling Analyst. Coordinate and conduct stochastic and/or catastrophe modeling activities for multiple lines of business. Compile exposure data for analysis and ensure integrity of exposure data file. Assist with the decision making of purchasing reinsurance via quantitative cost/risk analysis. Interface with finance to support quarterly GAAP and STAT financial reporting. Familiar with insurance and reinsurance terminology and principles. Stochastic modeling experience.
Large Property and Casualty leader seeks a FCAS (10-15 yrs) in a Managerial role. Well rounded casualty actuary with exposure to a wide range of areas, pricing, & reserving.
Major insurer needs an ACAS with Personal Lines Pricing experience. Catastrophe reinsurance experience required. Perform actuarial analyses to develop new products, project future results, reprice existing products. Utilize actuarial modeling software driven models for pricing, valuation, and/or risk management. Experience running property catastrophe models.
Global consultancy is looking for a near ACAS to support client engagement teams. Work with global priority accounts. Focus on loss reserving calculations, product development, rate setting, financial forecasting, valuation, pricing analyses, cash flow testing, customer analytics and analyses of risk arrangements. Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge.
Global financial provider seeks an ASA or near as Senior Investment Analyst. Possess strong knowledge of the investment management industry, fixed income markets and asset classes. Support the Company’s portfolio management reporting responsibilities. Manage interest rate, credit, and liquidity risks of the Company's investment portfolios. Evaluate investment strategies through analysis of risk/reward trade-offs. Experience with fixed income modelling software.
National carrier seeks a Pre ASA (3 exams – 3 yrs experience) to provide actuarial product management support for the private placement variable life insurance line of business. Support of stable value BOLI block of business. Size new premium for private placement cases. Support illustration work.
Financial service leader wants an ASA or near (3-5 yrs). Pricing, preferably medical or group life. Review and improve current rating models used by Underwriting. Review rate levels relative to emerging claims experience. New product pricing. Pricing of enhanced benefits.
National insurance company seeks a Pre ASA (3-4 exams) as an Actuarial Associate in Risk Management for actuarial model-based risk management. Applications such as Economic Capital / Risk Management, Asset Liability Management, Own Risk Solvency Assessment (ORSA) compliance, Cash Flow Testing, Liquidity Testing, and Financial Planning. Analyze output from models, and meet deadlines. Work with the modeling vendor to resolve software defects. Intermediate knowledge of Insurance investments, insurance products and financial statements.
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