Travelers Actuary Co-op/Intern in Toronto, Ontario

12647BR

Title:

Actuary Co-op/Intern

Target Openings:

3

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities:

Duties may include:

  • Data preparation, validation, reconciliation and analysis of premium, claims and other data

  • Using software such as SAS, MS Access and Excel to produce analyses

  • Communicating results with finance and/or the business and securing their buy in

  • Managing multiple projects simultaneously

  • Developing product knowledge

  • Analyzing and assisting with property and auto rate level indications

  • Testing of new rate systems

  • Working with actuarial colleagues from other business areas

  • Participating in rate filing preparations

  • Supporting implementation of rate changes, product enhancements and testing controls

Job Opening ID:

12647BR

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.

We are committed to providing accommodation to persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation during the recruitment or interview process we will work with you to accommodate your needs.

Job Category:

Actuarial and Analytics

Job Summary:

This role is an exciting opportunity to work with one of the largest employers of P&C actuaries in North America. As an Actuarial Assistant, the successful candidate will be offered an opportunity to gain relevant property and casualty insurance and business experience in personal and/or commercial lines while working in a dynamic, team-focused environment.

As a member of the Actuarial Department, the candidate will act as an effective contributor to their team, and will interact with insurance professionals from underwriting, claims, finance and information systems as necessary.

Please note that this is co-op role and, as such, preference will be shown to those participating in a university co-op program

Position Type:

Entry Level

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge:

  • Keen interest in property and casualty insurance

  • Strong verbal communication skills

  • Commitment to passing actuarial examinations

  • Skilled independent problem solver

  • Self-motivated team player

  • Detail oriented

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Access, VBA or SAS considered an asset

  • Prior actuarial experience considered an asset

Minimum Qualifications:

Second year or third year student with strong academic record pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Actuarial Science.

Company Information:

Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Primary Location:

Toronto - Ontario - Canada