Marsh & McLennan Analytical Services Summer Analyst - College Program 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky
Mercer provides clients with a wide range of strategic, administrative, and compliance-related retirement services with an emphasis on the financial management of retirement programs. As an industry leader, we provide expert consulting in such areas as defined benefit plans, defined contribution plans, executive retirement, and retiree medical plans.
Our consultants design long-term retirement benefit programs that help ensure appropriate support for retired employees while respecting an organization’s strategy, culture, and budget. Our Retirement Financial Management framework, supported by state-of-the-art tools, enables us to produce measurable retirement plan improvements. We also help clients manage plan policies by instituting a robust governance structure that connects policies to strategic business objectives.
We have offices in more than 40 countries, and our global actuarial and benefits offerings provide multinational companies with easy access to our broad and deep expertise worldwide. Our Retirement Service Centers allow us to efficiently provide our clients with core services such as recurring valuation work, data calculations, and completion of government forms.
To prepare for a career path as a retirement consultant, Retirement Consulting Actuarial Interns can expect client exposure and a high level of responsibility. A Retirement Consulting Intern works in a team environment with experienced consultants within one of our Mercer consulting offices to:
Assist clients with the financial measurement of their retirement benefit programs using state-of-the-art software and stochastic modeling tools. Strategize with clients to develop or enhance their retirement benefit programs. Analyze client data to track historical and future employment trends and their correlation to retirement benefit programs and funding. Keep clients up to date on regulated or legislated changes that affect the ongoing administration of their retirement benefit programs. Qualifications Progress towards a bachelor’s degree in actuarial science, math, statistics, economics, finance or another related field Minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0 Availability to work 10-12 weeks during the summer Superior analytical, mathematical and project management skills A strong command of Excel; a working knowledge of Access is preferred Candidates must have passed at least one actuarial exam and show a commitment to achieving Society of Actuaries designation as demonstrated by successful actuarial exam progress or other related professional certification Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills Strong project management skills, leadership qualities and the ability to work within a team environment A high degree of self-direction and the business acumen to work within a rapidly changing environment At Mercer, we make a difference in the lives of more than 110 million people every day by advancing their health, wealth, and careers. We’re in the business of creating more secure and rewarding futures for our clients and their employees — whether we’re designing affordable health plans, assuring income for retirement or aligning workers with workforce needs. Using analysis and insights as catalysts for change, we anticipate and understand the individual impact of business decisions, now and in the future. We see people’s current and future needs through a lens of innovation, and our holistic view, specialized expertise, and deep analytical rigor underpin each and every idea and solution we offer. For more than 70 years, we’ve turned our insights into actions, enabling people around the globe to live, work, and retire well. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. At Mercer, we say we Make Tomorrow, Today . Visit www.mercer.com for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @Mercer. Mercer LLC and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol: MMC). Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. For more information about our company, please visit us at: http://www.mmc.com/. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at: www.mmc.com/diversity . Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers.