Actuarial Assistant

  • 38804
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Missouri, United States
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  • Dec 15, 2020
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Develops, maintains, and/or reviews actuarial models in Prophet, AXIS, and other applications, including setting up and maintaining appropriate assumptions.
  • Performs detailed Statutory, Tax, and GAAP valuation work for assigned business, ensures these items are appropriately documented and posted, and assists with identifying changing requirements and adapting to maintain compliance.
  • Develops unbiased projections for financial planning and analysis and assists with communication of financial analytics and results in terms of major drivers of variance.
  • Serves as a liaison with other valuation, administration, and systems associates.
  • Performs valuation work and ad-hoc department projects as needed and called upon.
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QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s degree in Math, Finance, Actuarial Sciences, Statistics or related field
  • 1+ Exams: P, FM, MFE, MLC, and C
  • 0+ years of actuarial experience
  • Master’s degree in Math, Finance, Actuarial Sciences, Statistics or related field
  • Willingness to pursue FSA accreditation
  • 1+ years of actuarial experience in life insurance/reinsurance
  • PC and technical skills, including database applications (Access, Oracle, SQL
  • or equivalent technology), spreadsheets, statistical programs and actuarial software (MoSes, Prophet, AXIS, or equivalent).
  • Ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to balance detail with departmental goals/objectives.
  • Oral and written communication skills.
  • Interpersonal skills, demonstrating the ability to work effectively with different disciplines, including pricing, finance, accounting, systems, and administration.
  • Ability to compile, analyze, refine, and interpret large amounts of financial data/results and model projections.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Competent knowledge and understanding of actuarial and accounting concepts.
  • Ability to work independently and to work well within a team environment and participate in department projects