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Actuarial Associate

  • Canada Virtual (EST)
  • R-98449
  • Actuarial Staff
  • Full Time
  • Added

This Actuarial Associate supports the pricing and experience reviews of Assurant Canada’s various Mobile, Inclusive, Creditor and Auto products.  It includes comprehensive rate analysis for pricing, enhancement of actuarial profitability reports, and preparation of actuarial experience presentations for clients. This role implements techniques which support Assurant operations in achieving its goals related to revenue and profitability targets. The Actuarial Associate demonstrates the ability to understand direction provided in project deliverables, time management, and development. This role is expected to also participate in the department’s exam and rotational programs, which provides the opportunity to gain experience in numerous areas of the Actuarial organization, such as reserving, financial reporting, capital management, pricing, and forecasting, while also understanding all products included in Assurant’s product suite.

What will be my duties and responsibilities in this job?

  • Gathers actuarial data and information to complete analysis as directed; solicits feedback on improvements to reporting and communications
  • Assists in communicating analysis insights and decisions to business leaders. Translates actuarial analysis to understandable business metrics fit for audience
  • Ability to review requirements and provide essential details for internal and external inquires and ad hoc requests as directed by manager
  • Demonstrates thorough understanding of actuarial data and related systems through analysis of claims and related fields
  • Identifies data and process inefficiencies; recommends and implements process improvement initiatives with direction
  • Actively manages self-development. Participates in cross-training and knowledge. information sharing within team to accomplish goals
  • Effectively support requests timely, ensuring with manager that requests are aligned with responsibilities
  • Takes property and casualty actuarial exams in pursuit of professional designation

What are the requirements needed for this position? 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Data Science/Analytics, Statistics, or related field
  • 2-5 Actuarial exams completed
  • Intermediate proficiency in MS Office Applications including PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, SharePoint
  • High level of experience with Excel and SQL

What other skills/experience would be helpful to have?

  • Master’s degree in Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Data Science/Analytics, or related field
  • 3 – 5 Actuarial Exams completed
  • Strong technical skills - Intermediate to Expert proficiency in programming languages such as Python, R, Databricks, and/or SAS
  • Pursuing actuarial designation
  • Has intermediate level of understanding actuarial concepts, property and casualty insurance products and industry knowledge
  • Intermediate proficiency in data visualization tools such as MS Power BI         
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to explain actuarial/mathematical concepts to a technical and non-technical audience

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Company Overview
Assurant is a leading global business services company that supports, protects, and connects major consumer purchases. A Fortune 500 company with a presence in 21 countries, Assurant supports the advancement of the connected world by partnering with the world’s leading brands to develop innovative solutions and deliver an enhanced customer experience through mobile device solutions, extended service contracts, vehicle protection services, renters insurance, lender-placed insurance products, and other specialty products.

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