Senior Health And Benefits Actuarial Analyst

Willis Towers Watson Atlanta , GA 30301

Posted 4 weeks ago

The Role

As a Senior Health and Benefits Actuarial Analyst you will contribute to a wide variety of complex projects involving the design, financing, delivery, ongoing management and communication of the full spectrum of health and benefit programs including medical, dental, life, disability, time off and flexible benefits.

The Responsibilities

  • Perform financial analyses including developing pricing and employee contributions strategies, modelling plan design alternatives and calculating reserves

  • Conduct benchmarking studies and other research; provide value added analyses and summaries

  • Analyze and compare vendor products, services and contracts

  • Design, distribute and evaluate responses to surveys and RFPs

  • Communicate and liaise effectively with colleagues regarding data collection and project execution

  • Prepare the first draft of deliverables for review by the consultant

  • Demonstrate natural ease and effectiveness when dealing with clients/colleagues at all levels

  • Contribute to sales and marketing efforts by drafting proposals and responding to RFPs

The Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience dealing with the financials of health and welfare plans, ideally gained in a benefit consulting/brokerage firm or health underwriting or actuarial function (pricing/valuation) of an insurance company; additional experience with life/disability plans desired

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • Completion of ASA required

  • Well organized and detail oriented

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to ask the right questions and seek help where appropriate

  • Ability to respond to all communications effectively and in a timely manner

  • Flexibility and proven ability to diagnose and resolve issues; strong client service orientation

  • Ability to work both independently and on client teams and enjoy a fast-paced environment

  • Strong analytical and integrative skills including ability to draw conclusions and identify trends from data in a logical, systematic way

  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills, particularly in Excel

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disability


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