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Buck - Associate, Actuarial

Company : Buck

Location : Secaucus, NJ

Created : 2020-10-24

Job Type : Full Time

Job Description

Description Associate, Actuarial BUCK - A 104-year-old firm that is JUST GETTING STARTED. Associate, Actuarial - Health Practice (Secaucus, NJ Office Position) OPPORTUNITY IS PART OF OUR UNIVERSITY RELATIONS PROGRAM WITH ANTICIPATED START DATE OF JUNE 2021. At Buck, we’re focused on helping our clients create a culture of well-being, centered around the evolution of each person’s health, wealth, and career. Our creative digital, consulting, and tech-enabled administration solutions are empowering the world’s most forward-thinking companies to embrace the new social contract, re-energize their workforce, and embrace an analytics-led talent marketplace in ways that improve how their people work and live. Leveraging strong client relationships with key decision makers, our teams deliver exceptional results that confidently push the envelope with unexpected solutions to help our clients accomplish their objectives faster and keep them ahead of the curve. Not surprisingly, we embrace inventive thinkers who make original contributions to the team. We put people first — our people and our clients’ people, and our inclusive and welcoming culture celebrates diversity and individuality. Being You Buck believes diversity and inclusion are at the center of the social contract we have with all of our colleagues, candidates, alumni, clients, communities and partners. We strive to foster cross-cultural understanding while celebrating diverse thoughts, ideas, and backgrounds of our own colleagues, ensuring that we are free to create value, deliver superior outcomes, and develop innovative solutions to our clients, peers, and the communities in which we live and serve. We are committed to sustaining an inclusive atmosphere, welcoming excellence, innovation, and creativity through inclusive leaders, colleagues, and opportunities so that everyone has the same chance at success. Job Summary: Works on a variety of client service projects under the supervision of more experienced consultants and with appropriate client contact. These services include actuarial calculations, data analysis and special projects, all at the level appropriate to the individual’s knowledge and experience. Key Job Responsibilities/Job Description: + Completes cost estimates and data analysis with minimal guidance from manager + Prepares financial exhibits, data, letters, presentations and other client deliverables + Collaborates with team on projects and workflow including training + May attend client meetings with consultant + Special projects or assignments as instructed by manager Qualification Requirements: + Math, actuarial science or economics degree or equivalent preferred. + 3.0 grade-point average preferred. + Preferred to have passed one SOA exam Job Profile Information / Knowledge, Skills, Abilities required to perform job: + Good verbal and written communication skills. + Ability to grasp and familiarize oneself with actuarial terms and concepts. + Strong math and computer skills. + Superior attention to detail and organization skills. + Ability to work on a team. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law. At Buck, we’re exclusively focused on helping our clients and their people succeed together. By this, we mean we’re partnering with some of the world's most forward-thinking companies to re-envision and re-design the way that employees work and live. And we’re doing this by finding the right combination of consulting, outsourcing, and technology solutions to help our clients realize the best organizational performance for their businesses while driving positive health, wealth, and career outcomes for their people. Qualifications Behaviors Preferred + Team Player: Works well as a member of a group + Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well Motivations Preferred + Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help + Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility Education Preferred + Bachelors or better