Associate Actuary

Columbus, Ohio
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Sep 28, 2016
Nov 27, 2016
Job Type
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Career Level
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General Summary

Responsible for the timely completion of tasks using sound actuarial techniques and methods. Areas of focus include the use of actuarial methodology for loss reserving, financial modeling and reinsurance applications.

Key Responsibilities

1. Evaluate loss and lae reserves for various P&C lines of insurance and coverages.

2. Prepare data for Statutory and GAAP financial statements as well as internal financial reporting, analysis and forecasting.

3. Continue to develop advanced actuarial knowledge in order to implement or revise methodology as appropriate.

4. Conduct performance and assumption testing of actuarial methods to assure appropriateness of reserve levels.

Minimum Experience / Education:

ACAS with a minimum of 4 years of P&C actuarial experience. Bachelors in actuarial sciences, mathematics, statistics, or a related field. Actuarial software, database, and spreadsheet capabilities/proficiency. Multi-line casualty experience in broad market segments, including Specialty lines.

Communication and Collaboration Skills:

The ability to effectively communicate data and analysis to both actuarial and non-actuarial audiences in either technical or plain business language (as appropriate for the audience) both written and orally. A team player with the ability to seek out as well as contribute ideas to others in a team or group setting.

Problem Solving: Strong understanding of P&C actuarial techniques and statistical concepts. Ability to apply actuarial methodologies in a logical and timely manner.

State Auto offers a competitive salary, an annual bonus program, an excellent benefit program including medical, dental, vision and prescription insurance coverage, life insurance, matching 401(k) plan, flexible spending accounts, tuition assistance, and a stock purchase plan. State Auto is committed to the principal of equal employment opportunity for all associates and applicants and to providing associates with a work environment that is free from discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions (hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, training and work assignments) are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. State Auto will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. State Auto is a smoke-free work environment. We utilize drug screening and background checks as conditions of employment. For all exempt positions we also obtain motor vehicle reports (MVR s). State Auto will not accept candidates from third-party recruiters without a signed agreement with State Auto.