Actuary - Life

  • Farm Bureau Financial Services
  • West Des Moines, IA, United States

Job Description

Actuary - Life

Are you a strong data driven professional looking to apply your skills and experience in a team-based environment? Do you enjoy analyzing complex data to solve problems and provide insights and recommendations to senior management? Are you looking to grow your career with a company focused on providing growth and professional development opportunities? If so, this Actuary - Life opportunity could be a great fit for you!

Who We Are: With Farm Bureau Financial Services, our client/members can feel confident knowing their family, home, cars and other property are protected. We value a culture where integrity, teamwork, passion, service, leadership and accountability are at the heart of every decision we make and every action we take. We're proud of our more than 80-year commitment to protecting the livelihoods and futures of our client/members and creating an atmosphere where our employees thrive.

What You'll Do: As an Actuary on our Life Actuarial and Risk Management team, you will calculate actuarial values to support the development and implementation of strategies for the life insurance company and ensure the appropriateness of the data, assumptions and judgments used. You will be part of a team responsible for the production and analysis of actual and projected financial results; profitability analysis and management of our in-force life insurance policies and annuity contracts; and development of the actuarial models needed to support these activities. In addition you will have opportunity to interact and engage with professionals in a variety of other areas across the company.

What It Takes to Join Our Team:

• College degree in math, actuarial science, or related degree and/or equivalent experience preferred.

• At least six years of related work experience and ASA (Associate of the Society of Actuaries) professional designation required. Continued progress towards an FSA (Fellowship of the Society of Actuaries) designation is preferred.

• Advanced knowledge of actuarial software and/or programming ability required.

• Strong knowledge of life insurance and/or annuity products.

• Strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with coworkers.

What We Offer You: When you're on our team, you get more than a great paycheck. You'll hear about career development and educational opportunities. We offer an enhanced 401K with a match, low cost health, dental, and vision benefits, and life and disability insurance options. We also offer paid time off, including holidays and volunteer time, and teams who know how to have fun. Add to that an onsite wellness facility with fitness classes and programs, a daycare center, a cafeteria, and even an onsite medical clinic. Farm Bureau....where the grass really IS greener!

If you're interested in joining a company that appreciates employees, provides growth and professional development opportunities, and offers great benefits, we invite you to apply today!

Work Authorization/Sponsorship: Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. We are not able to sponsor now or in the future, or take over sponsorship of, an employment visa or work authorization for this role. For example, we are not able to sponsor OPT status.

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