Willis Towers Watson.
Senior Actuarial Analyst - Memphis','1800000R','!*!Work for one of the top actuarial consulting firms in the country! As a Senior Actuarial Analyst at Willis Towers Watson, you will be making a valuable difference every day to our high-profile client organizations. You will apply your actuarial and project management expertise in the delivery of complex projects for Fortune 1000 and other not-for-profit organizations of similar size. You will help clients achieve their evolving business objectives by aligning their defined benefit, retiree welfare and defined contribution plans accordingly.The RoleOur Retirement team combines expertise in retirement and investment consulting to support global organizations worldwide in designing, managing, administering and communicating all types of retirement plans. Whether a client has a defined benefit pension or a defined contribution plan, we work with them to determine the right approach to design, funding, investing, governing and employee engagement that fits their specific goals. Our Senior Actuarial Analysts have the opportunity to support diverse projects related to mergers and acquisitions, plan design and strategy, asset liability studies, forecasting, early retirement windows, global consulting and other special projects as needed. As you grow with clients and gain more expertise, you will play an increasingly larger role within your client team. This includes:Beginning to serve as the project manager and main liaison to the consultant which includes:Creating project plansMonitoring progress to deadlines and budgetScheduling and managing weekly/bi-weekly status meeting callsEnsuring appropriate and effective communication among team members and the clientDeliver work in accordance to project deadlinesDeliver on projects to meet or exceed client expectationsIncrease efficiency within client teams by identifying ways to improve processesManage the execution of data collection, analyses and finalization of work product required for core work including:Large defined benefit and retiree medical plan valuationsCompletion of Form 5500s and other Government filingsNon-discrimination testingContribute to special projects such as plan design, asset/liability modelling, retirement plan risk assessment and mitigation, due diligence for mergers and acquisitions, collective bargaining agreements, global consulting, strategic workplace planning, total rewards strategies, and othersComplete work in accordance with ERISA, FASB, GASB, Department of Labor, Pension Protection Act and other Government regulationsSeek and participate in key learning and development opportunities/maintain steady progress through examsReview analytical work and draft documents prepared by more junior analystsContribute to the development of new tools and approachesMentor junior staff as appropriate','!*!The Requirements:4 years’ experience conducting core valuation work in a client-service oriented environment with large corporate defined benefit plans; defined contribution plan experience a plusProven experience managing multiple projects within prescribed project guidelinesStrong client relationship, interpersonal and team skillsStrong written and verbal communication skillsAbility to ask the right questions and seek help where appropriateAbility to respond to all communications effectively and in a timely mannerFlexibility and proven ability to diagnose and resolve issues; strong client service orientationDemonstrated leadership qualitiesAbility to work both independently and on client teams and enjoy a fast-paced environmentSense of accountability; owning one’s work and taking pride in itSelf-starter; interest in continually challenging oneself and willingness to step outside of one’s comfort zoneInterest and ability to think beyond the task at hand and understand how one’s work fits into the broader landscapeStrong analytical and integrative skills including ability to draw conclusions and identify trends from data in a logical, systematic wayExcellent Microsoft Office skills, particularly in Access and ExcelBachelor’s Degree requiredSignificant actuarial exam progress toward ASA and EA credentialsThe Company Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas – the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com.Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employerWillis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability. Equal Employment Opportunity: Know your rights.Unsolicited Contact: Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Willis Towers Watson are considered property of Willis Towers Watson and are not subject to payment of agency fees. In order to be an authorized Recruitment Agency/Search Firm for Willis Towers Watson, any such agency must have an existing formal written agreement signed by an authorized Willis Towers Watson recruiter and an active working relationship with the organization. Resumes must be submitted according to our candidate submission process, which includes being actively engaged on the particular search. Likewise, for our authorized Recruitment Agencies/Search Firms, if the candidate submission process is not followed, no agency fees will be paid by Willis Towers Watson. Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer.','Consulting','United States-Tennessee-Memphis','','Full-time','Senior Actuarial Analyst - Memphis
Willis Towers Watson.
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Towers Watson was forged from the decades of experience, innovation and clients-first philosophy that were hallmarks of both Towers Perrin and Watson Wyatt. Although our vision is firmly fixed on the future, our roots go back nearly 150 years.