Actuarial Analyst
The Great-West Life Assurance Company
Toronto, ON
Our Story

We are proud to announce that Canada Life will become our company brand under which our three companies service – Great West Life, London Life, and Canada Life.

Together, Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life have been in the business of keeping promises for over a century. The new Canada Life brand combines the strengths of all three – so we can better deliver on our purpose: To improve the financial, physical and mental well-being of Canadians.

Role Description

We are currently seeking an Actuarial Analyst to join our Actuarial Resource Pool (ARP) in 2020 at our head office in Downtown Toronto, Ontario. The purpose of the ARP is to allow aspiring Actuaries to gain a wide variety of exposure to different areas in the company through 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 and professional Actuarial team and will have an opportunity to work in the following main areas:

Reinsurance Pricing
Reinsurance Valuation and Financial Management
Enterprise Risk Management
Risk Analysis
Capital Management
Other Corporate areas
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 Society of Actuaries as well as the Canadian Institute 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.

Qualifications and Competencies:
University degree (preferably with a major in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics or Finance)
Strong academic achievements
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
Strong MS Excel, Word, Access and VBA skills
Working knowledge of GGY AXIS and SQL server is an asset

Discover your opportunity….Apply today!

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 in our head office 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.