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Position: Actuarial Analyst - New Graduate - Fall 2022 (September 2022 Start) - FRM & Life Practices
Institution: Milliman, Inc.
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Duties: Merger and acquisition projects, covering a range of valuation metrics and functions including pricing, modeling, asset liability management, cash flow testing, statutory, tax, and GAAP valuation; Merger and acquisitions due diligence including review of assumptions, risks and operations of the business; Evaluating the appropriateness of modifying product features in reducing a company's risk exposure; Other projects including development of new products for financial services companies, risk-based capital impact analysis and developing economic capital models under various frameworks
Requirements: Graduate of a program in Actuarial Science or another degree similarly focused on mathematics, quantitative analysis and/or programming; Completion of at least two Society of Actuaries (SOA) exams and actively pursuing the FSA, FRM or CFA designation; Completion of at least one previous actuarial internship
   
Text: Skip to main content Toggle navigation Find Opportunities U.S. English British English Deutsch Español Français canadien Português do Brasil U.S. English 简体中文 Sign In Actuarial Analyst - New Graduate - Fall 2022 (September 2022 Start) - FRM & Life Practices Job Category : Actuarial Requisition Number : ACTUA006194 Apply now Posting Details Posted : July 5, 2022 Full-Time Locations Showing 1 location 17-Chicago FRM 71 S. Wacker Drive 31st Floor Chicago, IL 60606, USA 17-Chicago FRM 71 S. Wacker Drive 31st Floor Chicago, IL 60606, USA 09-Chicago 71 S. Wacker Drive 31st Floor Chicago, IL 60606, USA 09-Chicago 71 S. Wacker Drive 31st Floor Chicago, IL 60606, USA 1 more less Job Details Description Please Note: You should apply for this opportunity if you looking for a new graduate role immediately following graduation. If you are a more EXPERIENCED applicant, please look for our many experienced hire opportunities and apply there to be considered. Also Note: We will talk with you during the interview process about the timing of moving to Chicago, where these roles will be based. Actuarial Analyst - New Graduate Opportunity The Chicago office of Milliman Inc. is looking for enthusiastic and qualified candidates to join its Life and Financial Services practice. The candidate will be assigned to work in either the Mergers and Acquisitions or the Financial Risk Management group. The two groups work closely together on mergers and acquisitions projects and other assignments such as risk-based capital impact analysis. Mergers & Acquisitions Milliman is the industry leader in merger and acquisitions; we have been either on the seller or buyer side of all major transactions for the last 20 years. When it comes to sorting through the complexities of insurance industry mergers and acquisitions, Milliman offers unparalleled experience. We have been involved in all successful life M&A transactions in the past five years, representing value in excess of $100 billion. Our sophisticated financial models are relied upon to deliver accurate projections and valuations of company assets. Because we never serve as a broker, we are a trusted source of independent analysis on a proposed deal’s valuation, merits and weaknesses. In many cases, the deal valuation is only the beginning and we are brought on to consult management on implementation and post-transaction action plans Financial Risk Management We have a focused, multi-disciplinary team of actuaries, financial engineers / capital markets professionals and software developers working together to develop risk management solutions for the financial services industry. We currently advise some of the world's largest insurance companies in areas such as hedging strategy and operations, portfolio risk management, capital requirements, and mergers and acquisitions. About Milliman Milliman is among the world's largest providers of actuarial and related products and services. Founded in 1947, Milliman is an independent firm with offices in major cities around the globe. We are owned and managed by our principals—senior consultants whose selection is based on their technical, professional and business achievements. Milliman is the preeminent Life and Financial Services practice in the United States, and we are rapidly establishing our presence in the global market. With more than 60 years of actuarial experience, Milliman’s Life and Financial Services practice is well positioned to help clients analyze, understand, and mitigate risk in an era of regulatory change financial uncertainty. Job Responsibilities: Mergers & Acquisitions The Mergers and Acquisitions role would potentially be involved in the following type of projects: Merger and acquisition projects, covering a range of valuation metrics and functions including pricing, modeling, asset liability management, cash flow testing, statutory, tax, and GAAP valuation. Merger and acquisitions due diligence including review of assumptions, risks and operations of the business. Evaluating the appropriateness of modifying product features in reducing a company's risk exposure Other projects including development of new products for financial services companies, risk-based capital impact analysis and developing economic capital models under various frameworks Financial Risk Management The Financial Risk Management role would potentially be involved in the following types of projects: Designing and executing scalable dynamic hedging programs to manage equity guarantee risk and meet strategic risk management objectives Pricing and developing new products for financial services companies Building stochastic models for hedging, GAAP, statutory valuation, and/or appraisals of Variable Annuities and/or Fixed Indexed Annuities business Merger and acquisitions due diligence including review of assumptions, risks and operations of Variable Annuities and/or Fixed Indexed Annuities business Evaluating the appropriateness of exotic derivatives in reducing a company's risk exposure Determining the impact of various risk management programs with respect to M&A transactions Skills & Attributes Required: Graduate of a program in Actuarial Science or another degree similarly focused on mathematics, quantitative analysis and/or programming Completion of at least two Society of Actuaries (SOA) exams and actively pursuing the FSA, FRM or CFA designation Completion of at least one previous actuarial internship. Desired: Actuarial internship experience, preferably technical in nature where you could both learn and use your technical skills Strong quantitative background with actuarial modeling experience in life insurance, risk management or investments Understanding of capital markets and modern finance concepts (option pricing, portfolio theory, etc.) Proficiency in Excel and VBA. Knowledge of SAS, C++, C#, and other programming languages a plus Experience with MG-ALFA or other actuarial valuation software would be an asset Ability to analyze and apply creative problem solving both independently and within a team Excellent project management skills, including communication and time management skills Self-motivated individual with a sense of intellectual curiosity and a results-oriented work ethic Milliman Benefits: At Milliman, we focus on creating an environment that recognizes - and meets - the personal and professional needs of the individual. We offer a competitive benefits package to our full-time hires which includes: Medical, dental and vision coverage for employees and their families, including eligible domestic partners. A 401(k) plan with matching program Profit sharing as a discretionary contribution to employees’ retirement accounts Paid Time Off (PTO) starts accruing on the first day of work and can be used for any reason. Voluntary benefits such as additional life or accidental death and dismemberment coverage for yourself or dependents Flexible spending accounts allow employees to set aside pre-tax dollars to pay for dependent care, transportation and applicable medical needs Qualifications Skills Behaviors : Motivations : Education Required Bachelors or better in Actuarial Science or related field. Experience Licenses & Certifications Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c) Current Openings You are using an unsupported browser. 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