Zurich NA AVP - Actuary I (3a - GI) in Schaumburg, Illinois

AVP - Actuary I (3a - GI)


Job Summary

Zurichis currently looking for an AVP & Actuary to work out of our North Americanhead-quarters based out of Schaumburg, Illinois or our Jersey City, New Jerseyoffice.







Manages the reserving or pricing process for the assigned line(s) and provides support and advice to the relevant chief pricing or reserving actuary and to the actuarial business partners, including insights into underlying performance and implications for the business. Assists in the training of less experienced personnel.

Client Internally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on delivering service to internal clients, usually at the line manager or employee level. May involve sharing subject matter expertise to others in the organization or supporting others in their efforts to deliver on our promise.

Job Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree and 8 or more years of experience in the Actuarial area


  • ACAS

Preferred Qualifications:

  • FCAS

  • Bachelor's degree in Actuarial Sciences, Mathematcis, Statistics or a related field with a mathematical, statistical or numerate background

  • Experience in multiple functional areas (pricing, reserving, capital management) and in multiple business units

  • Actuarial experience that includes a combination of reserving and pricing experience, diversified business lines that include commercial lines of business

  • Project management skills

  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

Additional Information

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world. Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE disability/vets

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Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg

Other Locations: United States-New Jersey-Jersey City

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Relocation Available Yes

Job Posting 01/23/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1800002N