Senior Actuary (US)

February 20, 2024
Remote, United States of America
Job Type


As a Senior Actuary at Accelerant, you will join the US Actuarial Pricing Team, dedicated to ensuring the profitability of the MGAs we work with and providing meaningful data-driven insights. You will evaluate new MGA opportunities, as well as provide actuarial support for a panel of current MGA Members. You will work closely with the Underwriting, Distribution, Claims, and Technology teams. The ideal candidate is a highly skilled actuary who is passionate about working with data, technically proficient, curious about understanding new property and casualty insurance products, and a clear communicator.

We are a fully remote company. If you want to work with smart and talented coworkers who will challenge and support you in a fast-paced environment, then this might be the opportunity for you!

How will you spend your time

  • Evaluate and price new MGA opportunities to ensure profitability targets will be achieved. Develop rate level and rating algorithm changes needed to achieve profitability.
  • Work closely with a panel of existing Member MGAs to ensure continued profitability and address any actuarial support needed.
  • Think creatively about how the actuarial function can better serve our Member MGAs at scale.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, regulatory changes, and emerging risks, providing proactive recommendations.
  • Build relationships internally and collaborate effectively across Underwriting, Distribution, Claims, and Technology teams.

You will be successful if you have

  • Associateship/Fellowship in the Casualty Actuarial Society.
  • 5-10 years P&C actuarial experience; commercial lines pricing experience is preferable.
  • Exposure to a wide variety of P&C commercial lines insurance products
  • Strong analytical and modeling skills, with proficiency in industry-standard software (e.g., Python, R, Excel)
  • Communicate and collaborate well with both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • An eagerness to learn and collaborate with others, learn quickly, and work with little supervision.

You will thrive if you are

  • A self-motivated, results-driven individual with a passion for insurance, data modelling, and analytics.
  • An agent for positive change.
  • A problem solver that enjoys challenges.
  • Great at working with others to teach, share, and grow as part of a team.

About Accelerant

Accelerant is a data-driven, technology-fueled insurance platform that empowers underwriters to more effectively serve their insureds. We’re using advanced data intelligence tools to rebuild the way that underwriters share and exchange risk. With a current focus on the small and medium-sized businesses that power our global economy and their niche insurance needs, we align incentives to improve outcomes for everyone. Our full-service risk exchange supports our carefully selected, best-in-class network of underwriting teams. We leverage granular information on each policy to deliver unprecedented insight into insurance pools, and our specialty portfolio is fully diversified with very low catastrophe, aggregation or systemic risk. We’re proud to have been awarded an AM Best A- (Excellent) rating. For more information, please visit

To apply, please send your resume/ email to: [email protected]

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