Associate Actuary - Health - Remote - 10030
Client looking for an ASA designation (or near and on the exam track with experience in the role). The position requires strong actuarial and financial capabilities, good communication and interpersonal skills, and organizational talents. This position provides excellent opportunities for professional development and advancement.
The successful candidate will have five to ten years of Health & Welfare experience working with employer clients, a strong knowledge and management experience of annual tasks associated with overseeing consulting relationships, preferably gained through work at a benefits consulting firm or service provider. This full-time, remote position will be supporting the strategic Consultant with managing the delivery of routine actuarial and consulting projects as well as growing and maintaining client relationships.
Support health & group benefits consultants and manage large and/or complex client projects and relationships for select Health & Group Benefits clients.
Manage the marketing and vendor search process for all lines of coverage including (but not limited to) medical, PBM, dental, life/AD&D, disability, vision and reinsurance coverage.
Manage client vendors including overseeing routine meetings, tracking deliverables and ensuring they perform according to standards.
Establish and maintain strong working relationships with carrier / vendor partners.
Participate in developing and making marketing presentations to new prospects.
ASA or near (with demonstrated recent exam progress and a commitment to achieve credentials)
Five to ten years of Health & Welfare consulting experience working with full service employer health plans from having worked at a benefits consulting firm or service provider.
Demonstrated success providing Health & Welfare consulting services
Thorough understanding of the marketing / vendor search process and the ability to manage the total process
Thorough understanding of medical, dental, life/AD&D, disability, vision, etc. coverage
Thorough understanding of self-insurance and stop-loss coverage concepts
Strong communication skills (written and verbal) with an ability to present and manage presentations covering complex topics
Effective time management skills to prioritize and organize multiple complex projects and balance long term goals with short term project requirements
Strong skills as a problem solver, including taking initiatives to complete necessary research and document the process used to reach conclusions
Current and relevant knowledge of legislation, market trends and issues affecting the Health & Welfare market
Willing to work remotely as well as in-office. The position can be located anywhere in the U.S. with access to a major airport.