Associate Actuary jobs in the United States

The Associate Actuary applies knowledge of mathematics, probability, statistics, principles of finance and business to calculations in life, health, social, and casualty insurance, annuities, and pensions. Conducts analysis, pricing and risk assessment to estimate financial outcomes. Being an Associate Actuary typically requires a bachelor's degree. Develops probability tables regarding fire, natural disasters, death, unemployment, etc. based on analysis of statistical data and other pertinent information. In addition, Associate Actuary typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being an Associate Actuary works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Working as an Associate Actuary typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024

Associate Actuary or Actuary
  • National Guardian Life Insurance Company
  • Madison, WI FULL_TIME
  • We are adding a highly skilled and experienced Associate Actuary or Actuary to our team! 

    Who We Are:

    Since 1909, National Guardian Life Insurance Company (NGL) has been one of America’s most successful and highly rated independent life insurance companies. We specialize in a suite of innovative products for life’s journey, giving people the financial stability, careful guidance and peace of mind to lead a life filled with confidence, dignity and grace.


    NGL's Core Values – integrity, dependability, collaboration, compassion and growth are a foundation of our company and help to build on the interactions we have with our policyholders, partners, funeral homes and each other. We believe in creating an inclusive, welcoming environment for all where diversity is celebrated, and everyone is encouraged to live their best, most authentic self. We offer Employee Resource Groups for employees to get involved, learn, network, and offer professional and personal development opportunities.

    With over 100 years of experience, our passion is to serve people. Learn more by clicking here or visiting

    Work Environment: NGL offers a flexible work environment where employees can work fully remote, hybrid or onsite at our Madison, Wis. office. We support virtual working arrangements in certain states outside of WI.

    A Day in the Life:

    This position performs actuarial tasks of mathematical and quantitative nature in support of reserving and financial reporting in the Corporate area of the Actuarial department.  


    Primary Responsibilities: 

    • Perform regular valuation and financial reporting tasks accurately and efficiently in order to complete actuarial filings, such as statutory, tax, and other regulatory reporting.
    • Perform maintenance / updating of valuation actuarial systems, databases, and processes for initiatives such as new products, technology, and regulatory requirements.
    • Lead efforts to make process improvements to reduce both manual work and errors.
    • Build and execute controls around key processes (SOX, MAR, etc.).
    • Communicate effectively with internal / external parties and auditors.
    • Provide support for actuarial modeling and reporting for regulatory, financial, pricing, and other purposes.

    Essential to Your Success:

    • Strong mathematical background and problem-solving ability, with the skills and experience to work independently and bring and execute solutions to complex problems
    • Advanced Valuation experience, including statutory (annual statement / Blue Book), tax and other regulatory reporting; with a deep understanding of actuarial guidelines, reserving regulations, and tax laws
    • Advanced Database and technical experience (including development and maintenance skills using SQL, Python, VBA, Access, or similar tools)
    • Intermediate to Advanced experience with actuarial software such as ArcVal, SLOPE, or comparable software
    • Fluent with PC software such as Microsoft Excel and Access
    • Strong experience with a variety of Life Insurance products. Some exposure to annuities, A&H, and LTC a plus.
    • Strong analytical abilities and organizational skills
    • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills with the ability to explain complex issues to peers, auditors, and IT resources

      Education Requirements:

      • Bachelor's Degree in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics, computer science, or related area, or equivalent experience.

      Actuarial Credentials:

      • Associate Actuary: Career ASA and MAAA credentials in good standing
      • Actuary: FSA (ILA track) and MAAA credentials in good standing

      Years of Experience:

      • A minimum of 10 years of Actuarial experience with a minimum of 7 years in a reserving/financial reporting role in the life insurance industry required.

      What We Offer:

      At NGL, we provide a comprehensive Total Rewards package that includes competitive base pay and benefits designed to offer solutions to help meet your unique life needs.



      • 20 days of Paid Time Off growing to 25 days after 5 years
      • 11 Paid Holidays (9 company holidays and 2 personal holidays of your choice)
      • Health care, dental and vision plans
      • Up to $1,500 annually towards an employee's choice
      • Annual bonus based on company performance
      • Paid Parental Leave
      • 401(k) match up to 9%
      • Paid Sabbatical after 8 years
      • Paid Volunteer Time
      • Education Assistance Program
      • Employee Recognition Program
      • And much more!


      Click here or visit to learn more about our comprehensive Total Rewards program.

      NGL is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition as defined by applicable state or local law, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.


      NGL is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in the recruitment process. To request an accommodation, please contact

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    $74,139 to $92,772

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