Actuarial Analyst

  • 35927
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Sep 26, 2019
  • Contribute to core health and benefits projects involving the design and management of group medical, dental, life, disability and time off benefits for large, complex clients.
  • Contribute to projects within the Specialty area including health management/wellness, disability/absence management, pharmacy and claims audits.
  • Perform financial analyses including developing pricing and employee contributions strategies, modelling plan design alternatives, contributing to completion of actuarial valuations, and calculating reserves.
  • Conduct benchmarking studies and other research; provide value added analyses and summaries.
  • Analyze and compare vendor products, services and contracts.
  • Design, distribute and evaluate responses to surveys and RFPs.
  • Build strong relationships with clients by effectively responding to their questions and needs.
  • Build relationships internally and collaborate effectively on cross-functional teams.
  • Contribute to the development of new tools and approaches.
  • 1-2 years’ experience dealing with the financials of health and benefit plans, ideally gained in a benefit consulting/brokerage firm or health underwriting / actuarial function of an insurance company; alternatively, some exposure to, and interest in, health and benefits plans.
  • Well organized and detail oriented.
  • Flexibility and proven ability to identify and resolve issues.
  • Strong client service orientation and ability to respond to all communications effectively and in a timely manner.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-starter attitude and ability to work individually and as part of a team.
  • Strong analytical, creative and integrative skills.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills, particularly in Excel and PowerPoint.
  • State Life and Health license required within 90 days of joining.
  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably with significant quantitative course work.
  • Pursuit of health actuarial designation required.