Actuary

  • 33331
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Nebraska, United States
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  • 6 days ago
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Support continued development of an economic capital framework, while expanding into the concepts of economic income/economic value.
  • Assist with evaluation of corporate development activities such as mergers, acquisitions, and large block reinsurance transactions.
  • Work with investment professionals to find optimal risk/return profiles for managing interest rate and equity risks.
  • Evaluate enterprise risk profile impacts of strategic initiatives, external market events, and emerging regulatory changes.
  • Report to the company’s interest rate and equity risk position through Asset / Liability Management and stochastic modeling.
  • Develop processes to routinely analyze and report results.
  • Collaborate regularly with insurance modelers, the investment division, ERM, and bank analysts to aggregate company-wide data and produce timely results.
  • Communicate actuarial analysis effectively with technical and non-technical audiences and obtain senior management approval of recommendations.
  • May direct project activities, coordinate research, and/or train and answer questions of technicians, depending on the nature of the actuarial assignments and departmental structure.
  • Risk Management; Identifies and assesses risk in actuarial responsibilities. Complies with actuarial standards of practice, precepts and enterprise risk management responsibilities. Supports enterprise wide risk management initiatives.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Successful completion of 5 exams offered by the Society of Actuaries is required, plus an ongoing commitment to attain a fellowship in the Society of Actuaries (FSA).
  • Critical Thinking skills are required.
  • Data analysis experience in Microsoft Excel and Access is required.
  • Actuarial modeling expertise and/or modeling software experience is preferred.
  • Knowledge of insurance products and investments, banking products and asset characteristics, and stochastic modeling techniques is preferred.
  • Familiarity with economic capital modeling techniques and applications, with a preference toward hands-on modeling experience.
  • Good business judgment to identify issues requiring modification in standard approaches or need to elevate risk concerns.
  • Leadership, communication and human relations skills.
  • Creativity, awareness of emerging environmental and industry trends, and strong problem solving abilities using business-oriented solutions.