Senior Actuarial Analyst (5146)

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Senior Actuarial Analyst
Organization:  Eckler Ltd.
Province:  Manitoba
Location:  Winnipeg
 
 
Description:

Senior Actuarial Analyst – Eckler Ltd. (Winnipeg, MB)

At Eckler Ltd., we believe fit is everything! We are looking for a talented and bright mind to serve our growing client base. We are currently looking for an actuary or experienced actuarial analyst to work in our Winnipeg office.

A senior actuarial analyst performs data activities, analysis and calculations for a group of clients to support the valuation process and ensure compliance with plan and government requirements.  To fulfill this role, the senior actuarial analyst will:

  • Interpret plan documents and administrative policies
  • Examine and verify trust or insurer financial statements
  • Perform and review actuarial valuations
  • Program and develop liabilities using actuarial principles, valuation technology and processes for a variety of valuation types (going concern, solvency, windup, accounting, conversions, projections) and a variety of actuarial methods, prepare gain and loss analysis and review and analyze individual test cases
  • Value employer pension liabilities under various plan design scenarios and for special costings
  • Collect and analyze plan experience data for input into assumption development
  • Work on special projects as needed, such as design studies and financial management analysis
  • Complete commuted value calculations, assist in production of employee benefit statements and file annual government reports and forms
  • Maintain communication with clients regarding data; liaise with financial institutions to resolve fund related queries; respond to queries from internal clients with respect to data, benefit calculations, pension administration functions, and valuation issues
  • Provide actuarial administrators with technical guidance and peer review

Who We Are

Eckler is Canada’s largest independent actuarial consulting firm. Our purpose is to care and to do right by people so that together we can achieve a brighter, more secure future. Based in Canada and the Caribbean, we’re a team of committed and highly skilled professionals in the areas of pension, retirement, financial wellness, investment, group benefits, change management and communication, along with insurance and technology consulting. Owned and operated by active Principals, the company has earned a reputation for service continuity and high professional standards. Eckler is a founding member of Abelica Global – an international alliance of independent actuarial and consulting firms operating in over 20 countries.

Eckler Ltd.is committed to an inclusive, diverse and accessible workplace and encourages all interested applicants to submit a cover letter and resume to careers@eckler.ca for consideration.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for the short list will be contacted.

Requirements:

Qualifications

  • University degree in Mathematics, Actuarial science, Statistics or a closely related field;
  • At least 3 SOA actuarial exams;
  • At least 2 years’ relevant experience in a consulting environment;
  • Superior analytical skills and proficiency in Microsoft Excel combined with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Powerpoint and database managementExperience working with Proval is considered an asset
  • Demonstrated ability to follow established standards/proceduresAbility to work in a team environment while managing multiple priorities
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Strong self-motivation and initiative
  • Adaptability and flexibility