Actuary - VP Risk Management (Life/Annuity) in Houston, TX at QuestPro Consultants

Date Posted: 10/30/2019

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Job Description

Actuary - VP Enterprise Risk Management (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 Enterprise Risk Management.

This role will work closely with the SVP and Chief Actuary helping to lead a small staff in the areas of Risk Management and Risk Management modernization.  

As the company continues to grow and expand into new products and markets there is a need for more robust Risk Management program, functions and capabilities in areas such Insurance Risk, Financial Risk, Operational Risk, Model Risk and ORSA . We are looking for the VP to be responsible le for:

  • Oversight of the entire Risk Management program
  • Oversight of the ORSA program
  • Ability to interface and interact with all areas of the business and organization
  • Lead up the meetings and agendas for the Risk Committee
  • Continuous improvement and assessment of the overall corporate risk
  • Setting the Risk statements and the associated Risk limits
  • Oversee and develop the Risk Scorecards
  • Review of new product suitability and risk
  • Coaching and development of staff
  • Oversee 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/Annuity Actuarial experience
  • 3+ years of Risk Management or Inforce Management
  • Strong understanding of Life Insurance and/or Annuity Reserving
  • Strong experience with Financial Modeling and Valuations
  • 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

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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