Actuarial Consultant/sr Actuarial Analyst-commercial

June 14 2024
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories Accounts payable,
Dartmouth, NS | Moncton, NB | Montreal, QC | Ottawa, ON | North York, ON | Thunder Bay, ON | Winnipeg, MB | Calgary, AB | Edmonton, AB | Vancouver, BC • Full time

Job ID: 8183

Working Business Language: English; This role will be required to communicate with both internal and external stakeholders across Canada where the main business language for this role is English

Salary: At Wawanesa, salary is only one component of a holistic, comprehensive and competitive offering that we provide to our employees. In addition to salary, full-time and part-time permanent employees are eligible for an annual bonus plan, leave of absence top-up programs and provided with generous vacation time, personal days, premium free benefits and pension plan.

The salary offered for this role is determined with consideration to various factors, including but not limited to: your work location, local labour market conditions, external market salary data, internal pay equity and the knowledge, skills, experience and anticipated proficiency in the role. The salary offered is estimated to be within the following range: $80,000- $140,000. Candidates with salary expectations outside of the range are still encouraged to apply.

About Us
At Wawanesa, we're proud to offer a hybrid work environment that offers flexibility to our employees in balancing in-office (2 days per week OR 15 hours per week in a Wawanesa office) and remote work. You may work from any of the following locations: Winnipeg, MB; Vancouver, BC; Calgary, AB; Edmonton, AB; Toronto, ON; Kitchener, ON; Ottawa, ON; Montreal, QC; Moncton, NB; Dartmouth; NS

The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company ("Wawanesa Mutual"), founded in 1896, is one of Canada's largest mutual insurers, with over $3.5 billion in annual revenue and assets of $10 billion (CAD). Wawanesa Mutual, with its National Headquarters in Winnipeg, is the parent company of Wawanesa Life, which provides life insurance products and services throughout Canada, and Western Financial Group, which distributes personal and business insurance across Canada. Wawanesa proudly serves more than 1.7 million members in Canada, and we are home to more than 3,600 employees distributed across the Canadian regions and communities where we operate. We give back to organizations that strengthen communities, donating more than $3.5 million annually to charitable organizations, including over $2 million annually in support of people on the front lines of climate change. To learn more visit

We are currently looking for dedicated, driven, and enthusiastic individuals who thrive in an environment that welcomes change and are looking for an opportunity for diverse experience and advancement on a growing team.

Job Overview

The Farm Pricing team plays a key role in supporting the achievement of all farm insurance financial goals at Wawanesa nationally. With a strong grasp of ratemaking concepts, the Senior Actuarial Analyst or Actuarial Consultant is responsible for developing farm insurance rating plans, enhancing segmentation, uncovering business insights, and collaborating with our business partners to deliver strategic priorities.

We are open to hiring at either the Senior Actuarial Analyst or Actuarial Consultant level.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform pricing indication and segmentation analysis on personal and commercial farm business to evaluate rate adequacy and risk quality. Devise and integrate underwriting and regional business recommendations.
  • Be creative in designing rate review approaches to enhance pricing sophistication.
  • Be able to gather and leverage internal and external data to increase pricing segmentation.
  • Monitor portfolio performance and underwriting strategies effectiveness; proactively share findings and recommend solutions.
  • Effectively communicate pricing analysis and recommendations to diverse audiences including but not limited to leadership team, underwriters and brokers.
  • Coach junior analysts on technical skills.


  • Bachelor's degree in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or other related field
  • 4 or more CAS exams; ACAS designation an asset
  • Three or more years of P&C actuarial experience preferred
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to proactively identify issues and initiate actions
  • Proficient with Excel, SQL, R, Python and/or other related software/programming languages/actuarial software
  • Experience with WTW Radar and Emblem an asset
  • Strong attention to detail when performing analysis with minimal technical errors
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Be positive and adaptive to change


Wawanesa is proud to be one of Manitoba's Top Employers, a Kincentric Best Employer in Canada and a Forbes Best Employer in Canada recognizing an exceptional place to work!

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Wawanesa is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fostering a diverse workforce that is equitable and inclusive for all. Wawanesa provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to an individual's protected status: race/ethnicity, colour, religion, creed, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family or marital status, pregnancy/childbirth or related conditions, national origin, disability, military or veteran status, or any other protected status. Disability or medical-related accommodations are available upon request throughout all aspects of the recruitment and selection process. Candidates requiring reasonable accommodations may contact, in confidence,

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