Director Actuary, VB Life Pricing in Chattanooga, TN

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Unum Group   •  

Chattanooga, TN 37402

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 54 days ago

General Summary:

The Director Actuary, VB Life Pricing is responsible for pricing new VB Life products, managing portfolio profitability and driving enhancements to the pricing analytical framework. In this role, you will leverage technical acumen and a strong foundation in Voluntary Benefits products to develop a framework upon which to make strategic decisions. You will drive (directly and through others) enhancements to the pricing analytics and modeling strategies while also developing a vision for optimally leveraging best practices across all Unum's product lines. The role guarantees valuable business exposure and opportunities to partner with senior leadership on the strategic direction of the VB business.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Analyze emerging experience, monitor marketplace trends, and identify issues
  • Develop analysis framework and recommend enhancements
  • Recommend updated pricing, valuation or reserving assumptions to management
  • Lead development of tools to support pricing, valuation, underwriting and business analysis and participate in implementation efforts
  • Prepare financial reports and projections; perform analysis of financial data
  • Participate actively on cross-functional/operational task forces (e.g. underwriting, compliance, customer care)
  • Mentor, manage and train an actuarial support staff
  • May perform other duties as assigned

Job Specifications

  • Bachelors degree required
  • Fellowship in the Society of Actuaries
  • At least four years of relevant experience and/or a high level of technical expertise
  • Strong problem solving ability and project management skills
  • Hands-on experience with current technology
  • Solid people management
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrates strong leadership abilities

Valid Through: 2019-10-17