Actuarial Associate- Pension-9524
Client looking to add an experienced Actuary to their growing practice. This role will provide employee retirement benefit services to clients under the guidance of actuaries. Responsibilities of the position include general support to the consulting actuaries and other members of the team. The Actuarial Associate will play a role in managing client relationships while also handling basic administrative tasks and routine projects.
Assist in preparation of recurring basic actuarial valuation and compliance work for qualified retirement plans of assigned clients, including:
actuarial funding valuations (corporate and public)
government form preparation
Assist in the preparation and presentation of materials for clients.
Provide support on corporate and governmental OPEB plans
Provide analysis and assistance on special projects.
Provide input to actuary and/or consultant on appropriate steps to complete required work.
Assist the consultant with the billing process for assigned clients
Assist the consultant with managing the client relationship, including attendance at meetings
Take initiative to improve processes involved with assigned clients and disseminate information and ideas to responsible consultant and staff.
At least five years of relevant benefits experience required, six or more years preferred
Minimum preferred credentials: Working towards becoming an Enrolled Actuary (EA) and ASA. Plan to become an FSA is a plus
Bachelor’s degree (Master's degree is a plus)
Minimum of one actuarial exam (more than one is a plus)
Strong technical skills, previous IRS funding valuations, (calculations required under PPA, funding, and accounting rules preferred), preparing government forms, valuation data preparation, etc.
Ability to manage own workflow
Ability to work independently
Must be motivated with strong oral and written communication skills
Strong team player