Senior Actuarial Analyst

  • 35965
  • Non-Life - Actuarial
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  • California, United States
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  • Oct 3, 2019
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Review analysis of others for reasonableness, completeness and accuracy
  • Train/coach other actuarial staff on actuarial methods and actively share expertise with peers
  • Understanding of current industry and professional standards/environment which impact decisions and indicate requirements
  • Committed to professional development and continuous learning
  • Research, extract, and manipulate complex data from all relevant sources
  • Identify relationships, problems/issues, and assess data quality
  • Perform analysis/reviews as assigned
  • Incorporate, understand and transfer knowledge of current methods, while ensuring completeness and accuracy
  • Identify and test underlying assumptions when appropriate
  • Prepare recommendations based on data summaries, trend analysis, financial analysis and business analysis
  • Evaluate procedures and processes regularly and determine/recommend alternatives or improvements
  • Evaluate existing processes to find areas for increased efficiency
  • Identify opportunities for automation of routine tasks
  • Develop creative new approaches to problem solving and assess impacts of solution options
  • Track the status of project timelines, tasks, and various activities
  • Develop effective plans that define activities, resources, and timelines
  • Construct and provide progress updates and reports regarding department objectives and tasks
  • Develop and deliver presentations to the actuarial group and other departments
  • Interpret government regulations and internal policies
  • Identify the business requirements for a given task and initiate action as required
  • Understanding the insurance mechanism in general, as well as how it works at the company
  • Understanding of both industry and company terminology
  • Perform other duties as assigned/requested by the manager/director
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Minimum of 1 year prior work experience in insurance or related field
  • Undergraduate university degree in Actuarial Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematics or other related field of study
  • Pursuing FCAS and have Credit for the following from the CAS Syllabus of Education: preliminary Actuarial Exams & VEE Credits, Online Courses (Modules) 1 and 2, Minimum of three (3) Associateship/Fellowship Exams
  • Problem solving
  • Ability to apply knowledge of actuarial science, mathematics, probability, statistics, principles of finance and business to problems in insurance
  • Computer proficiency
  • Ability to translate problem solving methods and ideas to various computer languages efficiently and effectively
  • Robust knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Understanding of database systems and how to interpret/extract data from those systems
  • Able to adapt to new enterprise system environments
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Communicates at the right level of complexity for the audience
  • Ability to handle multiple concurrent assignments in a timely manner
  • Adapt to change effectively and perform under pressure
  • Decision Making
  • Ability to understand the context of an issue and its impact on all areas of the organization
  • Teamwork and leadership