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Senior Actuarial Assistant

Position Overview

More than anything, RGA employees love their jobs because it's challenging work. We believe smart people work smarter when they're empowered. When they use logic, balanced with creativity and curiosity. At the forefront of RGA's culture is collaboration - a must to be successful within our organization. These are just a few of the attributes we are looking for in a Senior Actuarial Assistant to join our team.

The Senior Actuarial Assistant supports the creation of RGA and client-based experience studies and reports. Supports and performs research into emerging topics of interest to RGA's global offices and clients. Create meaningful and professional reports to support research methods and findings.


  • Supports the creation of RGA and client-based experience studies and reports.
  • Develops, maintains, and reviews experience study procedures and systems.
  • Participates in the development and enhancement of underlying processes and recommends improvements in RGA experience analysis best practice standards.
  • Conducts research in current and emerging topics of interest to RGA global R&D, such as experience studies, mortality/morbidity research, statistical techniques, distribution, and underwriting analysis, etc.
  • Supports senior actuaries and assists with projects.
  • Communicates key findings by creating meaningful and professional reports or presentations.
  • Serves as a liaison with other associates and departments.


Education and Experience


  • Bachelor's degree in Math, Finance, Actuarial Sciences, Statistics, or related field
  • At least 5 of P, FM, MLC, MFE, C, or FAP1 actuarial exams completed
  • 2+ years of actuarial experience in life insurance


  • Statistical modeling experience
  • Experience with Power BI, Tableau, or other database visualization tools
  • ASA
  • 3 years of actuarial experience in life insurance

Skills and Abilities


  • Intermediate knowledge of database applications (Access, Oracle, SQL, TOAD, or equivalent)
  • Intermediate PC and technical skills, including spreadsheets, statistical programs, and actuarial software.
  • Ability to compile, analyze, refine, and interpret large amounts of data
  • Intermediate knowledge of actuarial mathematics and experience analysis concepts and techniques
  • Competent knowledge and understanding of actuarial concepts
  • Ability to be flexible when needed, take initiative, and demonstrate accountability
  • Intermediate oral and written communication skills demonstrating ability to share and impart knowledge
  • Ability to quickly adapt to new methods, work under tight deadlines and stressful conditions
  • Intermediate investigative, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work well within a team environment and participate in department/team projects
  • Ability to balance detail with departmental goals/objectives
  • Ability to translate business needs and problems into viable/accepted solutions
  • Ability to foster customer service as needed
  • Ability to liaise with individuals across a wide variety of operational, functional, and technical disciplines and work well with all levels of management


  • Self-motivated, creative, and collaborative individual
  • Familiarity with statistical modeling techniques and/or software (R, SAS, Stata, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Alteryx and Tableau
  • Basic knowledge of life insurance, health insurance, longevity, and annuity products
  • Ability to challenge and enhance our analytical capabilities
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to translate business needs and problems into viable/accepted solutions
  • Ability to set appropriate goals, coordinate resources, resolve issues and communicate

Company Overview

Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (NYSE: RGA) is one of the largest global providers of life reinsurance, with offices around the world. RGA delivers expert solutions in individual life reinsurance, individual living benefits reinsurance, group reinsurance, financial solutions, facultative underwriting and product development. Our mission is to enhance our clients' prosperity by supporting their financial and risk management capabilities.

State of Colorado: This information is provided per the Colorado Equal Pay Act. The pay range for this position in Colorado is $70,235 to $99,735 per year. Base pay varies depending on job-related knowledge, skills, experience and market location. In addition, RGA compensation includes an annual bonus plan that includes all roles and maintains a full range of competitive health and life insurance, retirement and other employee benefits.


Senior Actuarial Assistant

Chesterfield, United States
Full time

Published on 18/04/2022

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