Senior Consultant - Actuarial -Pensions
KPMG
Toronto, ON
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Overview of the opportunity:
The Senior Actuarial Analyst will provide support on a variety of engagements and help drive the growth of the Pension team. This role will involve participation on engagement teams providing pension and other HR advice to a range of clients, related to:
Acquisitions and divestitures
Financial statement audits
Accounting standards
Actuarial valuations
Risk management

What you will do:
As part of our Pensions Actuarial practice, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

Support audits of financial statement pension disclosures
Help manage pension consulting projects, including valuations and pension administration
Provide support on complex pension transactions in demanding situations
Assist Managers/Senior Managers in developing market offerings

What you bring to the role:
A successful candidate will possess a strong mixture of education, experience, skills and behaviors such as the following:

University degree with a major in mathematics, finance or actuarial science, with completion of preliminary Society of Actuaries exams (P, FM, IFM, LTAM, STAM, SRM, PA, and VEE credits; or legacy MFE, MLC, C) with the intention of working towards the ASA\ACIA designation and ultimately Fellowship
2+ years’ experience in a pension actuarial role, ideally within a consulting environment
Knowledge of Canadian pension regulations across a range of provinces
Knowledge of IFRS, Canadian and US accounting standards
Strong technical skills in Excel and pension valuation systems
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Detail-oriented with exceptional organizational and time management skills
Highly motivated, committed self-starter who can prioritize work, multi-task and cope with changing priorities in an entrepreneurial environment
Keys to your success

Knowledge of ProVal
Experience with other post-employment benefits
Effective interpersonal skills and professional maturity; demonstrated ability to effectively interact and build relationships with a diverse group of clients and colleagues
Fluency in French would be an asset

At times, business needs arise and employees are asked and agree to work beyond their normal work day or work week to fulfill the accountabilities required for their job. Likewise, people need time to devote to personal matters, and our approach to flexibility provides for this.

If you are looking for a challenging position in an exciting and dynamic environment, we offer you a unique team within KPMG, a highly engaging culture and a growing team of exceptional professionals.

Our competitive actuarial student program will assist you in progressing through your actuarial exams, and enable you to apply the knowledge you gain from your studies to current actuarial issues.

Learn more about where a career at KPMG can take you.