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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/07/18

Applications Due12/22/18

Vacancy ID62260

AgencyInsurance Fund, State

TitleAssistant Actuary

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade14

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $45455 to $58028 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County New York

Street Address 199 Church Street

City New York


Zip Code10007

Minimum Qualifications On or before the date of filing your application, you must have all of the following:

• A bachelor's degree or higher including or supplemented by 24 semester credit hours in mathematics, statistics, and/or actuarial science; AND
• Successful completion of one examination of the Society of Actuaries or Casualty Actuarial Society.

As a competitive class position in a New York State agency, you must file for and be reachable on the NYS Department of Civil Service continuous examination for the title Assistant Actuary to be considered for this vacancy. The examination announcement including the specifics for this test is available on Civil Service’s website:

This continuous recruitment examination requires the completion of an application/supplemental questionnaire (see examination announcement for link). If you meet the minimum qualifications, your training, education, and experience will be evaluated against the general background/critical activities of the position. Your completed application/supplemental questionnaire will be the only basis for rating your training, education and experience.

Duties Description The Actuarial Department of the New York State Insurance Fund (NYSIF) is seeking an Assistant Actuary to assist with various actuarial projects related to Workers' Compensation and/or Disability Insurance.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Performing actuarial calculations related to establishing sound loss and loss expense reserves;
• Performing actuarial calculations related to establishing sound rate levels;
• Assisting in the review and analysis of reserve volatility calculations and development patterns;
• Assembling data from internal and/or external sources;
• Analyzing and identifying loss drivers and trends;
• Preparing internal reports as well as external reports and data calls; AND
• Other projects and duties assigned on an ad hoc basis.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Renee Bartholomew


Fax 518-437-1618

Email Address HR@NYSIF.COM


Street 15 Computer Drive West

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12205


Notes on ApplyingPlease include the position title and vacancy id number on your cover letter. Candidates should include a resume and exam application/supplemental questionnaire ( to 15 Computer Drive West, Personnel, Albany, NY 12205 or email to

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