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Actuarial Analyst, Commercial Auto (Illinois #46643)

March 31, 2016   

P&C carrier seeking junior-level actuarial analyst for pricing related role. You will work on commercial lines of business like workers compensation, commercial auto, and general liability. In the near future, this individual will be involved in other aspects of analysis such as […]


Analyst, Homeowners | Ratemaking (California #46508)

March 8, 2016   

Major consulting firm seeks individuals with P&C Actuarial Internship experience. Homeowners and Ratemaking experience preferred. You will develop spreadsheets and manipulate data for this casualty practice. (#46508)


Medicare Actuarial Analyst / Filings (Illinois #46350)

February 17, 2016   

Our Midwestern client seeks actuarial Student to join their team, working on Medicare supplement business. The candidate in this role will work on rate filings and regulatory issues.1+ years of experience in insurance and several exams is an ideal background. (#46350)


Software Developer (New York #42137)

June 5, 2014   

A global investment company is looking to fill a Software Developer position. The company is willing to look at all experience levels. The ideal candidate must have interest in technology and experience working with multiple software programs. Development experience preferred with strong analytical skills. […]

Social Media in the Professional World


Social Media in the Professional World

January 1, 2014   

By: Genevieve Shannon, Social Media Specialist, DW Simpson   The overarching theme of this quarter’s newsletter is making the most of your professional interactions, be they in-person or online. As someone who spends most all of my time navigating social networking sites, […]

Communication Skills Words Can’t Describe


Communication Skills Words Can’t Describe

January 1, 2014   

By: Bob Morand, President and Managing Partner From meetings and industry conference preparation/execution to your presence among the varied social media, how you comport yourself makes a significant impact on how you are perceived by your peers, superiors and others in the […]

Trends in Actuarial Hiring


Trends in Actuarial Hiring

October 2, 2013   

By: Margit Vogele, Manager & Sean Loboda, Manager The demand for Actuaries and analytics professionals has increased greatly in the aftermath of the recent financial crisis. While the market has proven to be competitive across all lines of business, we have seen […]

Laying the Foundation for Your Actuarial Career


Laying the Foundation for Your Actuarial Career

July 2, 2013   

By: Caitlin Cunningham, Sr. Recruiter & Amanda Kapellen, Recruiter Today’s US entry-level actuarial market is strong, but it is also very competitive. Therefore, building a well-rounded resume is more important than ever. Some of the key components hiring managers focus on include […]

A Pathway to “Chief” Success


A Pathway to “Chief” Success

July 2, 2013   

By: Kieran Welsh-Phillips, Senior Recruiter The role of Chief Actuary or Chief Risk Officer (CRO) is a career goal for some, but how does one actually get there? It’s a tough question to answer, as both roles vary widely depending on a […]

Ask An Actuary: Bermuda Q&A with Justin Levine, FCAS


Ask An Actuary: Bermuda Q&A with Justin Levine, FCAS

January 17, 2013   

By: Kristyn Sakelaris Senior Manager In order to provide some insight into getting a job in Bermuda and making the transition to island life, DW Simpson talked with Justin Levine, an actuary who more recently moved to Bermuda. When Justin started interviewing […]

Helpful Tips for Video Conferencing and Skype


Helpful Tips for Video Conferencing and Skype

October 12, 2012   

With the use of video technology on the rise, more and more interviews are being conducted ‘live’ over a computer screen versus ‘live’ in person. This means that candidates often need to brush up on tips for successfully coming across in this […]

Salary Discussions And The Interview Process


Salary Discussions And The Interview Process

April 29, 2012   

The discussion of salaries can be a delicate one and it is important to position this dialogue at a timely point in the interview process. So, at what point in the interview process do you discuss salary? Beginning? During an interview? After […]

Are Salary Surveys Inflated?


Are Salary Surveys Inflated?

April 29, 2012   

The short answer is…we’re not sure. Salary surveys for many professions can be found on the internet with a quick keyword search. It appears that the goals of these surveys are to entice job seekers to utilize the company’s or website’s services. […]

The Importance of a Positive Attitude During An Interview Process


The Importance of a Positive Attitude During An Interview Process

January 28, 2012   

During the interview process, there are things that you as a candidate can control, and there are things that you cannot. In order to put yourself in the best position during your search, you’ll need to handle those elements that you can […]


Associate Actuary, GAAP / Reserving Analytics / Valuation (Virginia #46854)

May 5, 2016   

Well-known insurance/retirement solutions company looking to hire Associate to support valuation for life products. You will assist with GAAP unlocking and reserving analytics. You will prep annual statements and support corporate audits. Experience with AXIS/PolySystems and ALFA/DB apps desired. Ability to multitask […]


Long Term Care Pricing, Associate Actuary (Virginia #46852)

May 5, 2016   

Homeowner and retirement solutions business looking to hire a sharp Associate Actuary to support Long Term Care insurance products to meet market requirements. You will assist in building pricing models and document processes used in said pricing. Maintain the company’s profitability and […]


Pension Actuary, Benefit Valuations / Audit (Switzerland #46814)

April 28, 2016   

International consulting firm seeks Pension Actuary to be based in Zurich. You will develop solutions for clients with different consulting issues and work on benefit valuations. Develop new clients and manage existing clients. Deep technical knowledge concerning pensions and accounting required along […]


Predictive Modeling, Pricing / Senior Consultant (Switzerland #46813)

April 27, 2016   

International consulting firm seeks pricing expert to join their firm to work on predictive modeling. You will lead projects and work with and present to clients. This role will also involve business development and marketing responsibilities. English and German are required. (#46813)


Product Management Assistant / Pricing (Massachusetts #46790)

April 26, 2016   

Personal lines insurer seeks ACAS or FCAS candidate with strong pricing and/or product management experience. Prior management experience is highly preferred, as this individual will serve in a supervisory role. This is a great opportunity for someone to join a smaller, yet […]


Actuarial Data Analyst, Claim Metrics (Connecticut #45920)

April 26, 2016   

P&C product provider looking to hire a sharp Actuarial Analyst with Non/ Student/ASA designation to compile and prepare data as well as support underwriting and reports. You will create and implement price monitoring tools and develop claim metrics and models. Prior commercial […]


Insurance Specialist, Market Trends (Massachusetts #46781)

April 26, 2016   

Northeast-based banking institution looking for insurance professionals with a strong background in insurance policy, market trends, risk management, and capital related measures. 4-8 years of experience is ideal, preferably from large life insurers, consulting firms (Big 4) or financial institutions. (#46781)


Pension Actuarial Consultant (Connecticut #46775)

April 22, 2016   

Solutions firm in the northeast seeks a Student Actuary with a couple of exams to complete pension regulatory forms, formulate benefit calculation and estimates as well as develop client relationships and ensure timely delivery of pension calculation statements to clients. Strong knowledge […]


Actuary, GLM / Pricing / Reserving (New Jersey #46770)

April 22, 2016   

Reinsurer seeks actuary (ACAS preferred) with a strong statistical background, specifically GLM experience in pricing or reserving. Strong analytical and communication skills are required, with the ability to explain processes and reasoning behind model creation. 5 or more years of experience preferred, […]


Vice President, Team Lead / Catastrophe Modeling (India #46766)

April 22, 2016   

Global reinsurer seeks individuals with catastrophe modeling experience for their India office. Leadership capabilities are required as you will be managing a team. Prior reinsurance and international experience is a plus. (#46766)

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-The International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA) just announced their upcoming Annual Meeting (July 28 – 30) in Las Vegas, NV!

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Actuarial News, Meetings & Events


Industry News Roundup – Week of April 25th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 25th, 2016


April 29, 2016   

Key Florida Players to Highlight Importance of Catastrophe Reinsurance Source: Insurance Journal | April 25, 2016 Although the role of catastrophe reinsurance in a wind exposed region is intuitively obvious to an insurance professional and most insurer rating agencies, the need for […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 18th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 18th, 2016


April 22, 2016   

UnitedHealth Tops Expectations, to Leave Some Affordable Care Act Markets Source: The Wall Street Journal | April 19, 2016 UnitedHealth Group Inc. said it would remain in only a very small number of the Affordable Care Act’s marketplaces next year and suggested […]

Making the Most of Your Recruiter Relationship

Making the Most of Your Recruiter Relationship


April 19, 2016   

By Derek Mulder, Director & Elsa VanHove, Senior Recruiter At DW Simpson, we understand that the job market can be overwhelming. There are different positions with numerous companies all over the world, and it can be difficult to make sense of it [...]
Industry News Roundup – Week of April 11th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 11th, 2016


April 15, 2016   

RIMS 2016: Wearable Tech, Automated Vehicles Dominate Insurance Horizon Source: Insurance Journal | April 12, 2016 Imagine sitting at your desk writing a quote for an insurance policy and suddenly the lapel of your coat begins angrily buzzing, snapping you out of […]

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 4th, 2016

Industry News Roundup – Week of April 4th, 2016


April 8, 2016   

Travelers Predictive Model Helps Injured Workers Avoid Chronic Pain, Opioid Use Source: Insurance Journal | April 5, 2016 The country’s largest workers’ compensation insurer said it has developed a model to predict the likelihood of an injured worker developing chronic pain. The […]

Q&A: Entry Level Actuarial Market


April 5, 2016   

Perspectives from a senior-level Actuary and an in-house actuarial recruiter. By Adam Noreen & Alyssa Duffy Today’s entry level actuarial market is quite healthy and competitive. With the growing popularity of the profession, it is becoming more challenging to land that first […]