Armonk, NY, US


Actuary - Swiss Re America Holding Corporation - Armonk, NY 

About Swiss Re

The Swiss Re Group is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. It anticipates and manages risk – from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. The aim of the Swiss Re Group is to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for its clients. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. It is organized into three Business Units, each with a distinct strategy and set of objectives contributing to the Group’s overall mission.


Position Duties:

Support the US Traditional Life Reinsurance Valuation on the due-diligence, onboarding and ongoing monitoring and analysis of Life and Health (L&H) Reinsurance transactions. Perform prospective transaction due diligence with consideration to actuarial modelling, data management, claims, financial and regulatory reporting requirements. Define accounting and reserving treatment of prospective transaction under US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (US GAAP), US Statutory, Swiss Regulatory, and Economic/Fair value valuation. Raise IT platform changes to support new transactions administration. Set out business requirements for actuarial modelling. Assist in the calculation and reporting of valuation results (US Statutory, US GAAP and best estimate projections). Use analysis tools to validate quarterly valuations results including statutory reserves, US GAAP reserves, and best estimate cash flows. Support the development of valuation assumptions and analysis of experience. Support the advancement of planning and earnings analysis techniques to deliver transparent insights on business performance. Respond to requests from internal and external stakeholders. Support other ad hoc projects and developing process efficiencies. Support the building and maintenance of the valuation and projection systems and actively support the implementation of changes to the reporting environment


Degree Requirements:

Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science or related field


Experience Requirements:

2 years of experience in the position offered or related occupation


Other Special Requirements:

Life reinsurance experience in costing, experience analysis, valuation or assumption development; Life and Health (L&H) insurance products and related valuation requirements; Statutory Accounting (STAT), US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (US GAAP), tax valuation regulations, and accounting principles; Reinsurance structures, risk transfer, and capital management solutions; Experience reporting of Economic or Embedded Value valuation; Experience with actuarial modeling tools including GGY AXIS and MG ALFA; and Visual Basic and SAS


Location of Position:

Swiss Re America Holding Corporation

175 King St.

Armonk, NY 10504


Applicants should submit resumes online or by mailing to:

Swiss Re America Holding Corporation

1200 Main Street, Suite 800

Kansas City, MO 64105



Swiss Re is an equal opportunity employer. It is our practice to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.


Reference Code: 85920 



Nearest Major Market: White Plains
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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