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Senior Actuarial Assistant

Company: Unum
Location: Portland
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Job Posting End Date: June 29Unum is a company of people serving people. As one of the world's leading employee benefits providers and a Fortune 500 company, Unum's financial protection benefits help protect more than 36 million working people and their families from the financial impact of illness or injury. Unum's two distinct, but similarly focused US businesses - Unum US and Colonial Life - are each a market leader in making disability, life, accident, critical illness, dental, and vision insurance accessible in the workplace. Headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Unum also has significant US operations in Portland, Maine and Baton Rouge, Louisiana - and over 35 field offices nationwide. Colonial Life is headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina with over 40 field offices nationwide.General Summary:This is an intermediate level position, which requires increasing technical expertise and decision making. This individual will begin to identify issues and begin participating in project work primarily within the functional area, with mentoring from senior actuaries. Minimum qualifications include passing 4 actuarial exams and having a minimum of 12 months relevant experience. There are no direct reports associated with this position.Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare and analyze complex data for use in actuarial experience studies, valuation, or pricing projects
  • Provide significant support for development of pricing and underwriting tools
  • Develop reserve factors, analyze reserves and monitor reserve changes
  • Develop experience analysis reviews
  • Support maintenance of valuation system
  • Support preparation of financial reports and tax returns
  • Provide increasing support for underwriting case specific questions
  • Contribute to product development and repricing initiatives
  • Begin working with product, underwriting, compliance, risk management, investments and other areas on specific initiatives; communicate project status within functional area
  • Support preparation of state filing packages
  • Assist in training interns and entry level student actuaries
  • Prepare routine reports
  • Expected to pursue membership in the Society of Actuaries through the examination process
  • May perform other duties as assignedJob Specifications
    • Bachelors Degree required
    • Credit for at least four exams
    • A minimum of 12 months hands-on experience and in-depth knowledge of business analysis, pricing, valuation, ALM or corporate experience
    • Strong problem solving ability and developing project management skills
    • Hands on experience with current technology (excel, one programming language, plus mainframe systems or database utility)
    • Solid written and verbal communication skills
    • Demonstrated leadership ability#LI-AF1-IN1Our company is built on helping individuals and families, and this starts with our employees. We want employees to maintain a positive balance, which is why we provide access to the benefits and resources they need to invest in themselves. From our onsite fitness facilities and generous paid time off to employee professional development programs, we are committed to helping employees live and work their best - both inside and outside the office.
      Unum is an equal opportunity employer, considering all qualified applicants and employees for hiring, placement, and advancement, without regard to a person's race, color, religion, national origin, age, genetic information, military status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or protected veteran status.Company:UnumIn accordance with Colorado's Equal Pay For Equal Work Act, if you are a resident of the state of Colorado and wish to review the salary information for a role posted in Colorado, please fill out the form below and our Unum HR representative will reply to your inquiry within three business days.Colorado's Equal Pay For Equal Work ActIn accordance with New York City Human Rights Law, if you wish to review the salary information for a role posted in New York City, please fill out this form and our Unum HR representative will reply to your inquiry within three business days.New York City Human Rights Law

Keywords: Unum, Portland , Senior Actuarial Assistant, Other , Portland, Maine

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