• Actuarial Analyst - Winnipeg

    Job Locations CA-MB-Winnipeg
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(4 weeks ago)
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    We are currently seeking Actuarial Analysts to join our Actuarial Resource Pool. Great-West LifeCo is a leading global financial services company with operations in Canada, the US, and Europe. Opportunities for full-time actuarial employment exist in Winnipeg.


    The purpose of the Actuarial Resource Pool is to allow aspiring Actuaries to gain a wide variety of exposure to different areas in the company through bi-annual rotations while they progress toward their Fellowship in the Society of Actuaries and Canadian Institute of Actuaries. As an Actuarial Analyst you are a key member of a highly respected, professional, actuarial team and will have an opportunity to work in many areas, including but not limited to:

    • Pricing & Product Development
    • Valuation
    • Enterprise Risk Management
    • Reinsurance
    • Marketing
    • Corporate Actuarial
    • Internal Audit
    • Asset Liability Management

    We offer a friendly, supportive work environment, one that rewards initiative and commitment. As an insurance and financial services leader, we know the requirements for obtaining your Fellowship designation with the Canadian Institute of Actuaries as well as the Society of Actuaries are unique and challenging. We provide an environment that promotes a balance between work, education and a personal life throughout the qualification process.


    The Actuarial Program provides study time and study materials, and covers exam fees. Employees have access to our exceptional cafeteria, various sports leagues such as hockey and indoor soccer and an on-site fitness centre. Members of our Actuarial Resource Pool participate in a variety of team building activities, conferences, and professional development activities that help to strengthen the skills and knowledge of our employees and build strong relationships among our Actuarial staff.  


     Qualifications and Competencies:

    • University degree (preferably with a major in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics or Finance)
    • Strong achievements in academic studies
    • Demonstrated commitment to passing Society Of Actuaries exams
    • Innovative problem-solver
    • Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
    • Well organized, delivering accurate work with an attention to detail, in a timely manner
    • Team player who is also comfortable working independently
    • Advanced  Excel, Word, VBA and MS Access skills

    Our people are the face of our organization, and we encourage and support the community-minded volunteer efforts of our staff and financial security advisors. By combining our financial strength and the volunteer spirit of our staff with a firm commitment to the communities where we live and work, we are all building stronger communities together.

    If this opportunity is of interest to you, please introduce yourself by applying online with your cover letter, resume and transcripts (as one document). 


    To learn more about these Actuarial opportunities, join us at our Actuarial Program Information evening on:


    Monday, September 10, 2018

    5:30 – 7:30 p.m

    at Great-West Life

    100 Osborne St. North

    RSVP via Asper Portal



    Great-West Life offers competitive compensation, great benefits such as medical, dental, life insurance, wellness account and personal days not to mention onsite cafeteria and fitness facilities.  If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.


    Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of more than 13 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States. As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings. We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations.


    We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.



    Great-West Lifeco would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.


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