Associate Actuary, Group Product Risk & Reinsurance

Date: Jun 18, 2024

Primary Location: Omaha, NE, US

Company: Lincoln Financial

Alternate Locations: Work from Home; Atlanta, GA (Georgia); Boston, MA (Massachusetts); Charlotte, NC (North Carolina); Dover, NH (New Hampshire); Omaha, NE (Nebraska); Phoenix, AZ (Arizona)


Work Arrangement:

Remote : Work at home employee residing outside of a commutable distance to an office location.


Relocation assistance:  is not available for this opportunity.


Requisition #: 73045


The Role at a Glance

We are excited to bring on an Associate Actuary, Reinsurance & Risk Management, to our Group Protection business line to work in our remote based office.

As the Associate Actuary, Reinsurance & Risk Management, you will be responsible for supporting the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) activities within the Group Protection (GP)business unit. This role is responsible for assisting in the optimization of the Group Life and Health Disability reinsurance and risk management programs for GP. You will collaborate with business partners to provide insightful, value added, and actionable risk analysis and actuarial governance to drive business results.

What you'll be doing

  • Analyze and provide direction on Group Life and Health Disability reinsurance programs to ensure that reinsurance arrangements offer competitive, industry leading solutions and are implemented appropriately
  • Partner with internal and external business partners to support the development of reinsurance Requests for Proposals (RFP) and/or treaty changes, as needed
  • Support the development and completion of actuarial risk evaluations consistent with ERM standards and best practices
  • Identifies and recommends process improvements that significantly reduce workloads or improve quality for assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Support the oversight of various actuarial governance initiatives such as peer reviews and model governance
  • Partner with leaders and peers within product development, pricing, underwriting, valuation, finance and Corporate ERM to help achieve business objectives
  • Identify and direct the implementation of process and risk evaluation improvements that significantly improve the quality of risk management initiatives
  • Provide subject matter expertise to team members and internal/external stakeholders for areas under your responsibility
  • Organize findings in a clear, systematic fashion and present actuarial recommendations to various levels of management and other stakeholders
  • Potential to work alongside and mentor a rotating student on the team

What we’re looking for


  • 3-5+ years of increasing experience in Actuarial positions that directly align with the specific responsibilities of the position
  • Upon Hire Certifications/Licensures: (5-8 Actuarial Exams passed; typically has ASA designation, progressing toward FSA designation.)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to think critically, identify potential challenges, discuss solutions, and validate results
  • Work with a sense of urgency while maintaining appropriate attention to detail and accuracy
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills


  • Experience and/or proficiency in reinsurance or risk management is preferred
  • Experience and/or proficiency with group insurance is preferred


What’s it like to work here?

At Lincoln Financial Group, we love what we do. We make meaningful contributions each and every day to empower our customers to take charge of their lives. Working alongside dedicated and talented colleagues, we build fulfilling careers and stronger communities through a company that values our unique perspectives, insights and contributions and invests in programs that empower each of us to take charge of our own future.


What’s in it for YOU:

  • Clearly defined career tracks and levels to help you successfully manage your career

  • Leadership development and virtual training opportunities

  • PTO/parental leave

  • Competitive 401K and employee benefits

  • Free financial counseling, health coaching and employee assistance program

  • Tuition assistance program

  • A leadership team that prioritizes your health and well-being; offering a remote work environment and flexible work hybrid situations

  • Effective productivity/technology tools and training


Pay Range: $90,300 - $164,700 


Actual base pay could vary based on non-discriminatory factors including but not limited to work experience, education, location, licensure requirements, proficiency and qualifications required for the role. The base pay is just one component of Lincoln’s total rewards package for employees.  In addition, the role may be eligible for the Annual Incentive Program, which is discretionary and based on the performance of the company, business unit and individual.  Other rewards may include long-term incentives, sales incentives and Lincoln’s standard benefits package.


About The Company

Lincoln Financial Group helps people to plan, protect and retire with confidence. As of Dec. 31, 2023, approximately 17 million customers trust our guidance and solutions across four core businesses – annuities, life insurance, group protection and retirement plan services. As of December 31, 2023, the company had $295 billion in end-of-period account balances, net of reinsurance. Headquartered in Radnor, Pa., Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. Learn more at


Lincoln is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. 


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Additional Information

This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy.  An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.


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Lincoln Financial Group (“LFG”) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, Veteran status, or genetic information.  Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications.  If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.


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