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Actuarial Student (8 Month Role)

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 988 Broadway West
  • Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Job category: Internships and Student Employment
  • Job ID: JR10013576
  • Job type: Student Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2022-05-27

Description

Sector: Dealer Services - Actuarial; Working Environment: Telecommuting; Location: Can be based anywhere in Canada; Status: Student/Co-op (Temporary 8 Months or more); Start Date: Fall term or in accordance with Co-op terms (Can start earlier if needed)

Dealer Services is currently looking for a motivated and detail oriented Actuarial Co-op Student to join their close knit team for the Fall term. 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.

Key Activities
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


Qualifications


Education:

  • Currently in the process of obtaining a (tertiary) undergraduate degree preferably in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics, finance or risk management

Experience:

  • Manipulating large data sets (including SQL), and previous office experience would be preferred

  • Knowledge of R (GLMs, tidyverse) would be preferred

Skills:

  • 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


At iA, we invest,
in you.

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Company Overview

About

iA Financial Group is the strength of a company with a human side, with its over 8,000 employees. Together, we have earned the trust of our more than four million clients and 25,000 advisors who have chosen us for their insurance, savings, and wealth management.

With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

At iA, we’re invested in you.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At iA Financial Group, we support and celebrate diversity. We strive to provide a workplace that is recognized as inclusive for all, regardless of ethnic origin, nationality, language, religious beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family situation, or physical or mental disability.

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