Sr Actuarial Analyst

    • New York, NY

Position Summary:

The Senior Actuarial Analyst for Valuations is responsible for assisting in performing valuations, producing IBNR models, analyzing experience, preparing trend reports, and assisting with other tasks on both a regular and ad-hoc basis.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Construct monthly IBNR models using paid claim and membership data
  • Run, modify, and create data queries to produce supplemental reports
  • Initiate, oversee, and verify information exchanges between actuarial models and Data Warehouse
  • Produce and maintain trend reports
  • Modify or add models as needed for changing business needs
  • Work on data incorporated into high level corporate reporting and monitor experience of all lines of business
  • Provide other data analysis as required by management
  • Mentoring junior-level team members


Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Actuarial Science, Math, Economics, Finance or any related degree
  • Strong Excel skills, including ability to create pivot tables, v-lookups, graphs/visuals and perform troubleshooting
  • Experience with programming/coding, preferably SAS or SQL
  • Ability to collect, analyze and summarize qualitative/quantitative data
  • Experiencing working with large and complex datasets, including both financial and healthcare data
  • Experience with forecast/pricing and relevant methodologies, IBNR analysis, trend analysis, product and segment analysis
  • Work experience within Managed Care, Medicare/Commercial Healthcare or Hospital in the actuarial field
  • Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Strategic thinker, creative, innovative, and execution focused turning ideas into measurable meaningful results
  • Team player, ability to work as a team with actuaries and non-actuaries to solve problems and deliver results
  • Ability to work on multiple projects
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Passed 2+ Actuarial Exams, working towards ASA designation


Compliance & Regulatory Responsibilities: N/A

License/Certification: NA

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