Retirement Actuarial Consultant

  • 34873
  • Life - Actuarial
  • |
  • Georgia, United States
  • |
  • Mar 15, 2019
Consulting
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Manages projects.
  • Delegates and coaches more junior colleagues.
  • Reviews work for both accuracy and reasonability.
  • Technical leadership on clients, significant role in client meetings.
  • Able to communicate on technical topics with clients.
  • Takes ownership of issues.
  • Proactive in initiating and leading discussions.
  • Ensures team follows through.
  • Has mastered basic technical concepts and can apply to broader assignments.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline.
  • Five plus years of defined benefit experience.
  • Fully qualified actuary.
  • Solid administration and staff-level client relationships; developing some relationships with higher level client contacts.
  • Able to answer client questions without reliance on lead actuary.
  • Completes some work through others.
  • Play a role in client meetings.
  • Prepare contribution requirements and accounting costs, with some oversight.
  • Update valuation runs for any changes and program provisions from scratch.
  • Interpret valuation results and provide initial recommendations to lead actuary.
  • Perform more complicated or review more simple pension benefit calculations.
  • Coach/train entry level students.
  • Demonstrate flexibility to work additional hours on occasion when client needs dictate.
  • Draft original materials with some guidance.
  • Valuation programming on ProVal system.
  • Basic knowledge of funding methods.
  • Minimum and/or maximum funding calculations.
  • Accounting valuation calculations.
  • Pension and retiree medical / life plan valuations.
  • Reconciliation of liability gains and losses.
  • Have outstanding quantitative and analytical skills.
  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Like working in a team environment.
  • Ability to work under pressure of fixed deadlines.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment or independently as the work product demands.