Actuarial Co-op Student (8 Month Role)
- Employer: iA Financial Group
- Office: 400-988 Broadway West
- City: Vancouver
- Province: British Columbia
- Job category: Internships and Student Employment
- Job ID: JR10009464
- Job type: Student Job Full time
- Apply before: 2021-08-06
iA Financial Group is the fourth largest life and health insurance company in Canada and offers a wide range of products for all stages of life and to meet the needs of clients across its vast sales network. Founded in 1892, iA Financial Group’s stability and solidity make it an employer of choice that invests in its employees and their development over the long term.
With operations across Canada and in the United States, iA Financial Group and its over 5,000 employees work hard every day to offer the best service to over four million clients.
Sector: Dealer Services; Working Environment: Telecommuting; Location: Can be based anywhere in Canada; Status: Student/Co-op (Temporary 8 Months or more); Start Date: September 2021 or in accordance with Co-op terms
Dealer Services is currently looking for a motivated and detail oriented Actuarial Co-op Student to join their close knit team. In this role you will be supporting the corporate actuarial team by providing technical support while at the same time getting exposure to diverse projects.
1. Involvement in month-end valuation (10%):
Starting reserves runs
Updating month-end spreadsheets for source of earning and gains and losses analysis
Actuarial analysis as required
2. Special projects (45%):
Profitability studies to determine trends as required
Other projects as needed
3. Support of actuarial functions (45%):
Design and complete surveys as required
Assisting with various reports by assembling required information
Assisting actuarial analysts in a support role as required
Data requests for various members of the Actuarial team as required
Currently in the process of obtaining a (tertiary) undergraduate degree preferably in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics, finance or risk management
Manipulating large data sets (including SQL), and previous office experience would be preferred
Knowledge of R (GLMs, tidyverse) would be preferred
Able to follow established procedures
Exceptional attention to detail
Working knowledge of Excel and other MS Office programs
Ability to work in a fast paced environment
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Highly proficient with numbers
iA Financial Group is committed to having an equal access employment program and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and disabled persons. Any use of the masculine form is to simplify the text and includes the feminine form.
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