Actuary Manager

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Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

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Full-time

Competitive Total Compensation Package

Overview: Responsible to plan, organize, direct, control and lead assigned business unit, operating within broad objectives to ensure optimum utilization of capital, manpower, and equipment.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Conduct research, validate data and make recommendations using advanced principles in order to resolve a variety of&nbsp;problems in the absence of guidelines or precedents.</li> <li>Manage activities of a department including but not limited to: performance of major actuarial functions, planning, problem solving, staff development, communication and review of actuarial policies and internal procedures; coordinate across departments and divisions.</li> <li>Present key objectives to executive leadership as needed and represent organization on industry task forces and work groups.</li> <li>Proactively seek out opportunities to innovate and develop new processes, procedures and solutions considering corporate impact and consequences of recommendations.</li> <li>Plan, lead and deliver projects utilizing a comprehensive understanding of complex actuarial principles and practices.</li> <li>Communicate utilizing collaboration and influence with key business partners; present findings and recommendations that maximize knowledge transfer and segment growth.</li> <li>Remain current on actuarial techniques, seek development and improvement opportunities and understand corporate/cross-functional objectives and cultural beliefs.</li> <li>Other duties may be assigned.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Bachelor's Degree in Actuarial Science or related area.</li> <li>Six (6) years of actuarial experience.</li> <li>ASA or FSA designation preferred.</li> </ul>