Aetna Director, Actuarial (Cred) 43638BR in Richmond, Virginia

Req ID: 43638BR


Join an actuarial team directly supporting Aetna's local and regional business in Maryland/DC/Virginia. This role is responsible for leading all actuarial services supporting a local health plan.

Fundamental Components:

Lead/manage projects in support of strategic and operating plan goals. Negotiate and influence sound business decisions by adhering to established risk management principles. Anticipate and recognize matters that materially affect financial results and make sound, unbiased reports on these matters. Develop a high performing team, including responsibility for hiring and termination decisions. Have product and business knowledge. Review assumptions developed by staff from a business perspective and be able to influence senior management to accept alternative recommendations. Responsible for regulatory and rate filing correspondence. Integrate understanding of internal and external data sources for quantifying risks.


Bachelor's degree along w/7+ years related work experience

FSA (Fellow of the Society of Actuaries) is desired, minimum of ASA (Associate of the Society of Actuaries) is required

Prior management experience is required

Prior Healthcare experience is required

Strong communication skills are required as you will be working w/Market Leaders


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


Actuarial/Fellow of the Society of Actuaries is desired

Actuarial/Associate of the Society of Actuaries is required


This role will work collaboratively with a number of senior business leaders across Health Plan Management, Actuarial, Underwriting, Sales, Finance and other areas. The role will include management of a staff of less than 10 employees. We strongly desire for this position to be located in Maryland as you will be responsible for the Maryland/DC/Virginia markets.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Actuarial