Health Actuary Specialist Leader Health Actuary Specialist Leader …

in New York, NY, United States
Internships & Graduate Trainee, Full time
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in New York, NY, United States
Internships & Graduate Trainee, Full time
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Health Actuary Specialist Leader
Health Actuary Consulting Specialist Leader

Deloitte Consulting's Human Capital practice is a leading global advisor and implementation partner working with companies, governments, and organizations around the world. Our goal is to improve our clients' organizational results and impact by focusing on challenges at the intersection of business and people.

Work you'll do
As a Deloitte Consulting Health Actuary Specialist Leader in the Insurance practice of Deloitte's Human Capital group, you will assist Deloitte Managers, Senior Managers and Partners in providing strategic and technical consulting services to health plans, providers, Federal and State governments, PBMs, etc.

At Deloitte, you can be a part of the transformation of the health care sector. Deloitte's health actuaries are participating in the development of evidence based medicine, and the transition of payments from paying for what is done to paying for the value provided. Deloitte health actuaries are involved in designing new programs that are smarter about how public funds are spent. These types of problems require actuaries who are not only technically strong, but also can be innovative, capable of addressing ill defined, complex problems and have a business orientation.
Other responsibilities include:

• Lead a team creating a model to value the impact of health care reform on an health plan client
• Design leading edge medical and pharmacy products to attract healthy members to a health plan
• Price medical, pharmacy, dental, and vision benefits
• Assist clients to define underwriting policies to reduce selection
• Assess an organization's gaps and identify opportunities for improvements based on market leading practices
• Develop / identify cost savings opportunities for state Medicaid programs
• Lead the development of Medicaid rates for various populations including women and children, long term care, and developmentally disabled
• Create a strategy to capitalize on health care reform changes
• Review reserves in support of Deloitte & Touche audits of health care liabilities
• Prepare and present client presentations and reports to executive leadership
• Manage project budgets and financials
• Conduct other Senior Manager level health actuarial consulting activities, as required
• Advise client executives on value based, accountable care strategy
• Develop add on or new sale business

The team
Organization Transformation
The Organization Transformation practice is about transforming the organization (and the benefits providers that serve them) to support its business strategy. This involves helping our clients move from where they are today to where they need to be in the future. It could include changing the organization's culture, modernizing specific functions, re-designing the organization structure, and will require a combination of change management actions to execute the transformation. To enable our success, it will be critical to use data and insights to inform better ways of working together.


• Bachelor's degree
• 8+ years of health actuary experience
• ASA designation
• Experience managing staff and leading medium to large sized teams
• Willingness to travel at least 50%

• 8+ years of consulting and/or health plan/insurance company experience
• FSA designation
• Experience with Health Plans, Group Insurance (LTC, disability, etc.) Companies, Federal Agencies, State Medicaid Agencies, PBMs, and/or Provider organizations. Including:
o Compliance and Filing
o Pricing
o Product development
o Sales
• Strong understanding of health care reform and the implications on health plans including 3 Rs
• Executive, board room presence; comfortable speaking with every level
• Ability to develop business and manage large multi-threaded projects/teams
• Industry eminence
• Well-organized with the ability to handle several projects/clients simultaneously
• Well-developed oral and written communication skills
• Ability to travel up to 80% for periods of time
• The following locations are HIGHLY preferred: Minneapolis, Chicago, New York City, Milwaukee, San Francisco and Los Angeles

How you'll grow
At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.

At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you.

Deloitte's culture
Our positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte.

Corporate citizenship
Deloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte's impact on the world.

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As used in this posting, "Deloitte" means Deloitte Consulting LLP, a subsidiary of Deloitte LLP. Please see for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting.
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.

Requisition code: E20NATCSPLJL090-HC