Director Actuarial Services

  • Competitive
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hudson Placement Group
  • 05 Dec 17 2017-12-05

Major health care company has an opening in its Los Angeles office for a Director of Actuarial Services

Position Purpose:

Conduct analysis, pricing and risk assessment to estimate financial outcomes. Provide expertise and technical support in matters related to the successful and financially sounds operations of the company’s health plan businesses.  

Will gather and analyze claims and utilization data from internal and external sources and manage the development of data warehousing tools in support of the Medicare line of business.

Apply knowledge of mathematics, probability, statistics, principles of finance and business to calculate financial outcomes


Review health plan experience and identify trends


Analyze new business opportunities


Work with Health Plans to ensure alignment of benefit plans between product and pricing teams


Present results to Senior Management


Qualifications:

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience.

10+ years of actuarial experience, including 2+ years of Medicaid experience.

Previous management experience including responsibilities for hiring, training, assigning work and managing performance of staff required. 

 Understanding of database systems and strong technical skills in SAS, SQL, Teradata, Oracle and/or similar data analytics programs strongly preferred.

License/Certification: Fellow or Associate in Society of Actuaries; Member of American Academy of Actuaries