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Palmer Group has teamed up with a local client to search for an Actuary.  Our client has been in business for almost a century. With this exciting direct placement opportunity comes an attractive work location, generous benefits, and competitive pay. In this role, you will be responsible for evaluating financial risks, maintaining profitability, and applying actuarial concepts. If you are interested in this role and would like to be considered, fill out an application today!


  • Apply advanced actuarial techniques across all tasks
  • Prepare analyses to identify and solve problems 
  • Develop rating plans and performance 
  • Communicates rating plan revisions to the underwriting team and assists pricing analyst in the application of rating plans for prospective clients
  • Conduct pricing reviews on existing clients to determine where revisions are needed to maintain profitability 
  • Coordinate with the external actuary and auditing firms
  • Develop, maintain, and analyze projection models
  • Apply sound actuarial principles and maintain actuarial qualifications in compliance with regulations


  • Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or another quantitative-related field
  • 5+ years of experience in a related field
  • Must be within two exams of obtaining an Associateship in the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) and maintain continuing education requirements as specified by CAS or AAA 
  • Thorough knowledge in the areas of finance, mathematics, statistics, and data analysis
  • Demonstrated analysis abilities
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines under minimal supervision
  • Strong technical writing and effective presentation skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and Access skills
  • Proficiency in VBA, SAS,, C#, or other programming languages a plus
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment

Work Model:

  • Hybrid

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Palmer Group at (515) 225-7000 or email 

Ref: JOB-40430

Palmer Group

(515) 225-7000

3737 Woodland Ave, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Des Moines, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Pay:$- $ per hour