Actuary - VP Pricing and Product Development (Life/Annuity) in Houston, TX at QuestPro Consultants

Date Posted: 10/30/2019

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Job Description

Actuary - VP Pricing and Product Development (Life/Annuity)

We are working with one of our best clients, a top rated Life and Annuity Insurance carrier, to help fill the role of VP Pricing and Product Development

This role will work closely with the SVP and Chief Actuary helping to lead a small staff in the areas of Life/Annuity (Pricing), Life/Annuity (Product Development) and Life/Annuity (Reinsurance).

The company is looking to grow and expand and will be developing, pricing and introducing a number of new products over the next few years to meet market demand. We are looking for the VP to be responsible le for:

  • Coaching and development of the Actuarial staff
  • Lead the pricing of new Products for Individual Life Insurance
  • Innovation and strategy for working with Brokerage Marketing partners (IMO/BGA)
  • Oversee Reinsurance relationships, treaties, etc.
  • Looks for ways to improve profitability of existing products
  • Assumption setting
  • Work with State Insurance agencies for filing, approval, etc.
  • Help with strategy and design of systems
  • Oversee required testing, certification and compliance programs
  • Oversee repricing and special projects as needed        

To be considered for this role we are requiring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science, Economics, Mathematics or related degree
  • Minimum of ASA is required, FSA is preferred or working towards FSA
  • 8 to 10+ years in Life Insurance Pricing and Product Development
  • Leadership, Coaching and Mentoring experience (3 to 5+ years)
  • Willingness to be hands on, roll up your sleeves mentality
  • Ability to handle multiple complex projects at the same time
  • Polished and confident communicator who can challenge status quo
  • Any experience with (indexed) products is a plus
  • Any experience with (Prophet) is a plus
  • Experience/Ability to be the “Illustration Actuary” is a plus

This is a full time permanent position and will require the person to be on site full time (not a remote position). Full relocation experience is available if needed. Location is Southwest, warm and low COL.  

Total compensation will range from 210-250k depending on experience, education and credentials.

If you have the required experience and you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, then please email your resume to Jason Keck at

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