PwC Life Actuarial Services - Senior Associate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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The 1,100 professionals on PwC's global actuarial services team help clients act decisively on their most important issues. We apply our risk and analytical skills to turn complex data into the predictive insights that inform practical business solutions.
The US actuarial services team consists of 175 credentialed life, health and non-life actuaries. We provide advice and consulting services to life and health insurers, non-life insurers, reinsurers, captives, banks, third-party administrators, regulators, agents and brokers, and bureaus and associations. We have extensive experience serving the domestic and international insurance industry, and assist insurers with actuarial modernization, process improvement, risk and capital management, value analyses, deals, and financial reporting.
PwC's life actuarial services team provides a comprehensive range of commercially-focused services and solutions to all types of life and annuity insurers and reinsurers.
We have extensive experience with current and emerging financial reporting standards, product profitability and risk analysis, enterprise risk management, capital measurement, management and modeling, actuarial department strategies and change management, reinsurance and captive strategies, financial due diligence and valuation, transfer pricing, tax reserving reviews, and other actuarial-related issues for all lines of business. We work closely with our advisory, risk assurance, regulatory, accounting, transaction services, tax, and corporate finance specialists to provide clients with integrated solutions to the issues they face.
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 3 years or 2 years with FSA credential
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree in Actuarial Science, Applied Statistics, Economics, Mathematics or other quantitative fields of study.
Certification(s) Preferred: Associateship of the Society of Actuaries and actively pursuing Fellowship of the Society of Actuaries Certification requirement may be waived if the candidate has more experience in the relevant field
Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge of, and/or success in managerial roles involving, technical actuarial subject matter specialization, especially in Life and Non-Life industry and regulatory developments.
Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge of, and/or success in roles involving, participating in efforts to identify and address client needs for a global network of professional services consulting firms, emphasizing the following areas:
Participating actively in client discussions and meetings;
Communicating a broad range of Firm services; and,
Managing engagements, including preparing concise, accurate documents and maintaining project economics while maintaining flexibility for unanticipated issues.
Demonstrates proven thorough level abilities and/or success with using spreadsheets, database and/or other actuarial software-related technologies.
Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and/or success as a team leader: creating a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations and respecting the work-life quality of team members; providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; keeping leadership informed of progress and issues; answering questions and providing direction to less-experienced staff.
Demonstrates proven thorough level abilities and/or success with writing, communicating, facilitating, and presenting cogently; to and/or for all levels of industry audiences, clients and internal staff and management.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.