The CAS Staff Actuary will support the implementation of CAS' long-term vision and strategic plan and contribute to the CAS' ongoing efforts to deliver value to the casualty actuarial profession.
The Staff Actuary will work closely with executive leadership, volunteer members, and CAS staff to provide in-house advice to the organization's operations, offering the perspective of an experienced property-casualty actuary on issues related to thought leadership, content development, strategic planning, and communications.
Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
• Advise and support the CAS senior management team to maintain the CAS as the gold standard for property-casualty actuarial education. Related duties include: • Serve as point person working with Syllabus and Examination Committees to implement IAA Syllabus changes • Serve as point person working with Syllabus and Examination Committees to implement and engage with NAIC reviews • Serve as point person for the Canadian Institute of Actuaries and Actuarial Institute of Chinese Taipei on their nation-specific exams that meet CAS requirements • Stay abreast of changes to requirements that fulfill the CAS’s preliminary exam requirements and recommend updates and changes to CAS requirements as needed • Maintain, review, and advise on editing the CAS Syllabus including individual Exam syllabi, this also includes archiving and website updates • Coordinate with the research and publications department on what new articles/texts/publications can be added to the CAS syllabus to keep it current. Review existing published research and other material to determine the new articles/texts/publications that could be added to the CAS syllabus to keep it current and suggest follow-up work of authors/researchers where appropriate if material is dated • Assist in identifying basic education gaps in which the knowledge base of the profession can be deepened and/or expanded and coordinate with the CAS Research and Publications Department in developing RFPs or selecting authors/researchers to undertake the work to deepen that knowledge • Serve on the Technology Based Examinations team to assist in bringing examinations to a computer-based format • Participate, contribute, and advise on item writing and item banking questions for CAS exams • Provide practice-specific expertise on an as-needed basis, based on skills and experience • Participate in inter-organizational initiatives, as identified
Required Experiences and Qualifications
• Fully accredited undergraduate degree (Bachelor's degree) in an actuarial or related discipline, such as mathematics, statistic, or economics • FCAS required • Minimum of 10 years' experience as a practicing actuary in insurance, reinsurance, consulting, broking, and/or regulation with a positive reputation within the actuarial community • Previous CAS volunteer experience and international work experience are highly desirable • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to deliver presentations comfortably and effectively in a public setting are required • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and act as a leader, providing direction and motivation, delegating tasks effectively is required • Proven track record of delivering results is expected • Familiarity/expertise in predictive analytics and R is required
For consideration please send a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The CAS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information, gender identity, or any other protected status under applicable law.