Full-Time

Chief Reserving Actuary

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Argo Group

Argo Group

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides niche insurance solutions using data analytics

Financial Services

Senior, Expert

New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
Requirements
  • 15 years of experience in a P&C insurance environment with a strong emphasis on reserving and reinsurance.
  • 10 or more years of prior management/supervision experience.
  • Actuarial Fellow Designation (FCAS) and Member of the American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA) required.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Mathematics, Business, and/or related field.
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities.
  • Demonstrated communication skills, verbal and written, with a variety of audiences at all levels, both internal and external.
  • In-depth understanding of property-casualty insurance.
  • Ability to gain a thorough knowledge of the company (internal and external) and its products.
  • Ability to look at the entire company scope and develop key strategic ideas in action plans.
  • Strong relationship and team-building capabilities, project management skills, and ability to successfully lead a diverse team.
  • Proficient skills in using MS Office along with general knowledge of digital applications.
Responsibilities
  • Lead the analysis of corporate loss and loss expense reserves on a quarterly basis.
  • Communicate reserve analysis and direction to the Board of Directors.
  • Communicate reserve analysis and direction to external parties such as state examiners and IRS.
  • Prepare Schedule P of the Annual Statement and various corporate statements of Opinion.
  • Work directly with Claims leadership to assess claims handling processes and impact on reserves.
  • Interact with the Company’s auditors, regulators, and rating agencies to communicate all reserving updates.
  • Set appropriate reporting metrics to manage/understand the business.
  • Collect, prepare, and present all relevant data regarding production and performance. Analyze information and identify relevant trends.
  • Provides executive leadership the actuarial analysis (reserve analysis) of potential growth opportunities, including new niches and lines of business, programs, affiliations, strategic partnerships, and mergers and acquisitions.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Argo Group is an excellent place to work because it is at the forefront of leveraging advanced data analytics and digital tools within the U.S. property and casualty industry. This specialization in providing innovative insurance solutions for niche markets not only showcases its role as an industry leader but also fosters a culture that values technological integration and precise, customized service delivery. Employees benefit from a dynamic environment that encourages professional growth and sector-specific expertise.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$17.9M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

1996

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

-2%