Lead Actuary

Location NC, United States
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Life & Savings Insurance
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The Lead Actuary is a critical position within the Actuarial Valuation department which is responsible for Variable Annuity, Fixed Annuity and Payout Statutory Valuation. Responsibilities include:
• Production manager for regular monthly/quarterly valuation for Annuity Products; ensure monthly and quarterly Annuity valuation deliverables are met in a timely and accurate fashion
• Prepare analysis and facilitate the communication of valuation results
• Ownership of SOX/MAR processes for the Annuity quarterly Valuation; review, maintain, and enhance
• Ownership of year-end Statutory financial reporting processes
• Participate in the creation of the Actuarial Opinion Memorandum
• Ownership of Rating agency surveys
• Participate in the Cash Flow Testing process and communication of the results to the board
• Front-line interface towards transformation of Actuarial processes to significantly modernize, enhance and improve valuation processes
• Possibly manage 1-2 actuarial students


• Bachelors degree
• FSA with 2+ years of experience is ideal. A recent FSA with right experience will also be considered.
• Annuity Valuation experience highly preferred
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate results to management
• Strong organization and planning skills
• Ability to work independently among a team across different locations
• Ability to foster good working relationships with business partners and team members
• Excellent judgment and ability to grasp complex subject matters and communicate succinctly to non-technical experts
• Good Microsoft Office skills including Excel and PowerPoint



We have been providing stability and reliability to our clients since 1859 to help them live their lives with confidence, to give them peace of mind, and enable them to realize their dreams for their loved ones and their legacy.

As an employer AXA is committed to creating an environment where everyone feels completely comfortable bringing their true selves to work every day. AXA US has been recognized and certified as a great place to work by the Great Place to Work Institute.

We provide our employees opportunities to move within our organization so they can grow their career and skills without ever having to leave AXA. Almost 40% of our open jobs are filled with current employees.

NOTE: AXA participates in the E-Verify program.

In addition to competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package including 401 (k) and medical programs, we offer the opportunity for continued professional development in a congenial corporate environment.

AXA is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to our employees, applicants and candidates based on individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disabilities, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or any other class protected by federal, state and local laws.

Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.
In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.