Senior Actuarial Analyst

  • 39327
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Quebec, Canada
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  • Mar 18, 2021
  • Perform necessary calculations or analysis with respect to DB pension plan funding and accounting valuations, special retirement projects such as assumptions and experience studies, and prepare and review pension regulatory filings and administration work.
  • Participation in the design and pricing of client’s employee pension plans and executive pension benefits
  • Designing and implementing strategies to manage defined benefit pension plan volatility, including funding strategy, plan design and risk transfer solutions.
  • Working with investment consultants to manage pension plan risk from a holistic perspective and looking at both sides of the balance sheet.
  • Work in an integrated team of professionals to resolve modern actuarial problems in the Canadian pension landscape, including union negotiations, risk transfer and public policy.
  • Communicate with clients through participation in client calls, meetings, and presentations.
  • Assist with day-to-day client contact and problem resolution.
  • Delegate and review junior analysts’ analysis and client work. Act as final technical review for client projects. Act as high-level reviewer for valuation results and sign funding and accounting valuation reports.
  • Create project work plans and monitor timelines and budgets.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Math, Actuarial Science, Statistics, Economics, Finance or related field
  • 4 + years of pension-related work experience preferably in a consulting environment
  • Strong analytical skills and working knowledge of Excel and others MS-Office software programs
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Intellectual curiosity; seeking opportunities to develop new skills
  • Ability to work in teams and be flexible to work under tight deadlines and changing client needs
  • Superior organizational skills and strong attention to detail
  • Progress towards Society of Actuaries FSA/FCIA designation
  • Experience with pension risk transfer activities