At Argo Group, our team members are critical to our long-term success – so wherever in the world they work, everyone works together. We are looking for an Actuarial Analyst working from our Chicago, IL, New York, NY, Denver, CO, or Remote.

 

What does an Actuarial Analyst Team Member’s day to day duties look like:

  • Working in a team environment with underwriting, claims, financial, IT, digital and marketing professionals supporting our professional lines and cyber businesses.
  • Data work in R, SQL, Excel and PowerBI.
  • Conducting a full range of actuarial and financial analysis to quantify performance including predictive modeling.

 

What’s required for the position:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics or Statistics or related field of study.
  • ACAS or 5+ exams in current pursuit of ACAS.
  • Experience with at least one coding language (SQL, R, Python, SAS, VBA, etc.).
  • Broad overall knowledge of insurance.
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to convey technical concepts to management and other functional areas.
  • Ability to interact and work within a team environment and approach actuarial work as collaborative product. 
  • Ability to manage concurrent projects.
  • Polished and professional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be detail-oriented and able to quickly evaluate accuracy of information.
  • Proficient PC skills developed through extensive use of Windows and Microsoft Office Suite (particularly Excel, Outlook, and Word).

 

In addition, you embody our core values as they are the key to our success:

  • We desire to excel.
  • We are committed to our clients and to each other.
  • We have the courage to do the right thing.
  • We apply original thinking.

 

If you have these preferred skills that is even better:

  • 5 plus years of actuarial experience in multiple lines of insurance.
  • Professional Lines experience (Directors and Officers / Errors and Omission).
  • Experience doing competitor analysis using filed rating plans.
  • Rate filing experience.
  • Experience with rate indications and calculating rate change.
  • Predictive modeling experience.
  • Experience with Visualization tools such as PowerBI.
  • Proficient in R and SQL.
  • Creative and flexible mentality.

How We Work

Employees at Argo thrive together as a responsible, profitable specialty insurer where all stakeholders share in our success. 
We are committed to:

  • The entrepreneurial spirit
  • Doing the right thing
  • Collaborating
  • Respecting each other

Our Benefits

Developing our employees professionally and personally strengthens our organization. Argo Group offers:

  • An attractive Total Rewards package that includes:
    • Base pay and profit sharing.
    • Comprehensive benefits designed to protect and enhance your life and your dependents’ lives by way of health and wellness plans, life insurance, retirement savings including matching 401K, generous PTO, Paid Caregiver Leave, Paid Parental Leave, and an opportunity to become a shareholder at a 15% discount.
    • Argo Academy, a digital and instructor-led platform that helps us focus on continuous learning – which is why Training magazine named us as one of the Training Top 125 Companies.
    • Opportunities to support your local community though various outreach programs or by matching your gift to charitable causes by 150%.
    • A generous Employee Referral program that resulted in 25% of all new hires this year.
  • Flexible Work Arrangements that include Compressed Hours, Flextime, Job-Sharing, Part-Time and Remote Work, Sabbatical Leave, and Summer Hours. 

About Argo Group

  • We have a very flat organizational structure, enabling our employees have more interaction with our senior management team.
  • View the latest Investor Presentation to learn more about Argo.   
  • We believe in building an inclusive and diverse team, and we strive to make our office a welcoming space for everyone. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds to apply.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin or citizenship (including language use restrictions), denial of family and medical care leave, disability (mental and physical) , including HIV and AIDS, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), race, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex (including pregnancy, child birth, breastfeeding, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, child birth or breastfeeding), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or other status protected by laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We do not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. 

PLEASE NOTE:  At this time, Argo Group will not sponsor an applicant for employment authorization for this position.

If you have a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or a similar law and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Argo Group, please contact our Benefits Department at 210-321-8400. 

To all recruitment agencies:  Unless you have been requested to work on this position, or other positions with Argo Group, please do not forward any resumes to Argo Group employees.   Argo Group is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. 

 

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