Aetna 2018 Actuarial Leadership Development Program in Chicago, Illinois

Req ID: 43243BR

2018 Actuarial Leadership Development Program A position within Aetna's Actuarial Leadership Development Program combines challenging work environments geared toward developing the financial leaders of the future at Aetna, along-side the support actuarial students need to pass exams and become credentialed actuaries. This combination allows each actuarial student to contribute to the dynamic world of health care in the United States, while also focusing on career development. Fundamental Components:Risk Assessment: Work with supervisor to understand the nature of specific risks and share results of analysis with management. Risk Assessment: Work with supervisor to understand the nature of specific risks and share results of analysis with management.Rate Filing: Compile and analyze filing data then prepare and submit necessary exhibits for regulatory filings.Reserve Analysis: Analyze claim data and monitor reserve levels for appropriateness and demonstrate understanding of actuarial reserving techniques and issues.Planning & Forecasting: Provide technical support and analysis for planning, forecasting and reporting process.Pricing, Trend & Benefit Design: Develop and recommend pricing and trend for product and/or services.Technical Proficiency: Develop creative technical solutions to a variety of problems. Demonstrate proficiency with spreadsheets and familiarity with database and web-based applications. Develop and implement appropriate tools and models. Develop and finalize business requirements and/or specifications for processes, tools, and systems.Background/ExperienceBachelor s degree (Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Finance or related degree is preferred)Ability to pass actuarial exams (preferable)Experience in Microsoft Excel and Access Exposure to programming with VBA (preferable)Strong desire for leadership development EducationThe highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience. Function ExperiencesFunctional - Actuarial/Financial actuarial analysis/1-3 Years

Functional - Actuarial/Pricing: local market & rate filings/1-3 Years

Functional - Actuarial/Risk analysis/management/1-3 Years

Functional - Actuarial/Modeling & tool development/1-3 Years Required SkillsGeneral Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION

General Business/Turning Data into Information/FOUNDATION

Technology/Leveraging Technology/FOUNDATION Desired SkillsLeadership/Collaborating for Results/FOUNDATION

Leadership/Driving Change/FOUNDATION

Additional Job InformationWorking at Aetna as an actuary gives every candidate the opportunity to participate in and shape the ever evolving landscape of the health care system in the United States. Aetna's Leadership Development Program is full of opportunities to excel at work, exams, and leadership. Additional work locations include: Atlanta GA, Bethesda MD, Blue Bell PA, Chicago IL, and Overland Park KS. 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.

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Job Function: Actuarial