KPMG Associate, Actuarial in Washington, District Of Columbia

Business Title: Associate, Actuarial

Requisition Number: 68546

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Risk Management

State: DC

City: Washington


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KPMG is currently seeking an Associate in Financial Risk Management -Actuarial & Insurance Risk for our KPMG Risk Consulting practice.


  • Provide technical support to the actuarial management group in support of life insurance clients

  • Provide audit support functions and advisory projects

  • Develop, perform, and review KPMG and client work papers and analytics

  • Develop and project of actuarial models using actuarial software

  • Program and manipulate database applications used in support of experience studies and other data management functions

Additional Responsibilities for Senior Associate:

  • Supervise and serve as a mentor to associates, new hires, and interns on engagements

  • Serve as a liaison between clients and upper management

  • Identify and communicate technical matters to both clients and upper management

  • Assist with project planning, development of deliverables, and other technical writing exercises


  • A minimum of one year of experience working with an actuarial software package and a minimum of one year of applicable recent work experience in a professional services environment

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university with a strong academic background in actuarial science, applied statistics, financial analysis, insurance, and mathematics

  • Passed two actuarial exams

  • Experience with U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and statutory financial reporting

  • Ability to work on multiple projects and prioritize work without extensive direction from supervisors

  • Travel may be up to 80-100%

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

Additional Qualifications for Senior Associate:

  • A minimum of three years of related work experience

  • Certification as an associate of the Society of Actuaries

  • Strong understanding of life insurance products

  • Previous supervisory experience

  • Well-established understanding of business dynamics and operations

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, genetic information, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.

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