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Marsh & McLennan International Consultant (Mercer Health & Benefits LLC - Chicago, IL) EXTERNAL in Chicago, Illinois

TITLE : International Consultant (Mercer Health & Benefits LLC – Chicago, IL) DUTIES : Work with a team of International Consultant Group (ICG) consultants and Mercer consultants around the world to deliver customized multinational client solutions and address complex issues. Responsible for pension accounting consolidation projects. Review input from local actuaries and benefit consultants. Take ownership of specific deliverables. Provide client-ready results and communications for review by senior international consultants. Provide comments and raise questions regarding the pension valuation results. Complete basic pension actuarial calculations and analyses. Coordinate the activity of local brokers and consultants around the world, comparing against benchmarks and providing initial recommendations on changes. Support a range of international projects such as retirement design and funding, competitive benefits analysis, and benefits for start-up operations. Support the review and rebidding of expatriate medical insurance policies and other benefit contracts for globally mobile employees and key local nationals. Liaise with Mercer consultants to draft responses to client questions on non-domestic retirement and benefit issues. REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Insurance, or a related field, plus two (2) years of experience in the job offered or as an Actuarial Analyst, or a related position. Must have two (2) years of experience with the following: US GAAP and IFRS accounting guidelines; actuarial valuation skills; coding with actuarial valuation software; MS Excel with VBA; actuarial valuation and analysis; change management analysis including quantifying and explaining the impact of change in liability due to actuarial assumption or other methodology change; project management; risk management; and pension and annuity-related products. Must hold the Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA) designation. Alternatively the employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in a stated field plus five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the above. The employer will accept pre- or post-Master’s degree experience. Any suitable combination of education, training, or experience is acceptable. 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 for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @Mercer Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: health and welfare, tuition assistance, 401K, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs. For more information about our company, please visit us at: 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: . 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 and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers. R044638-en R044638