Pension Consulting Actuary - 10039
The Pension Consulting Actuary will provide pension consulting services primarily to multiemployer pension plans, with some opportunities to manage corporate clients if desired. On the job training will be available to the right candidate who wants to expand their area of expertise and beyond single-employer pension plans. Career path growth available to move to Principal Consulting Actuary position and co-lead client teams with another actuary.
The ideal candidate has an FSA with significant experience in pension consulting. While the position is primarily focused on providing consulting services and managing clients, the successful candidate should be able to review actuarial results and pension work in detail. Essential Job Qualifications: · Enjoys presenting actuarial pension results to clients in a clear and easy to understand manner in order to help clients solve challenging problems; · Needs to have experience consulting with multiemployer pension plan boards and all aspects associated with the role as the pension actuary · Ability to work on multiple projects and thrive in a fast-paced environment; · Enjoys analyzing the results and digging into the numbers for accuracy (hands-on).
Required Skills and Competencies: · Must be a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA); · Desired experience with actuarial valuations for Taft-Hartley pension plans (e.g., liability calculations, funding analysis, 5500, PPA Certifications, etc.); · Must have experience thoroughly reviewing actuarial results in detail and enjoy being involved at multiple levels of the pension consulting work; · Must possess strong oral and written communication skills, i.e., ability to communicate complex actuarial issues clearly and concisely to a non-technical audience; · Must be able to work as a co-lead for client teams; · Must be able to manage several complex projects and clients: i.e., manage deadlines and develop methodologies that work within deadlines and client-set budgets; · Excels at managing personal workflow; · Oversees the work of client team staff as well as mentor and train staff; · Communicates and works cooperatively with other consultants
Additional Requirements: · Expertise in Microsoft Office products including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint · Expertise in Proval is a plus · Business development skills for Consulting Actuary · Client travel required Education and Experience: · Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university is required · At least 10-15+ years of pension actuarial consulting experience desired.