Actuary, Analytics/Forecasting, Individual Dental and Vision

at Humana in Rogers, Arkansas, United States

Job Description


The Actuary, Analytics/Forecasting will develop the financial forecast for the dental and vision benefits included within Humana’s growing Medicare Advantage business, as well as pricing and oversight of other stand alone dental and vision benefits. Benefit analytics and consulting, trend analysis, and experience modeling will be key areas of focus. The actuary will lead one Associate Actuary, present forecasts to business stakeholders, and work collaboratively to capture key insights that improve overall risk management. Apply today to learn more about this career opportunity.

The Actuary, Analytics/Forecasting analyzes and forecasts financial, economic, and other data to provide accurate and timely information for strategic and operational decisions. Establishes metrics, provides data analyses, and works directly to support business intelligence. Evaluates industry, economic, financial, and market trends to forecast the organization’s short, medium and long-term financial and competitive position. The Actuary, Analytics/Forecasting works on problems of diverse scope and complexity ranging from moderate to substantial.


The Actuary, Analytics/Forecasting ensures data integrity by developing and executing necessary processes and controls around the flow of data. Collaborates with stakeholders to understand business needs/issues, troubleshoots problems, conducts root cause analysis, and develops cost effective resolutions for data anomalies. Advises executives to develop functional strategies (often segment specific) on matters of significance. Exercises independent judgment and decision making on complex issues regarding job duties and related tasks, and works under minimal supervision, Uses independent judgment requiring analysis of variable factors and determining the best course of action.

Required Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s Degree

+ FSA or ASA plus relevant advanced degree, recent and relevant work experience, and/or other relevant professional designations

+ At least one year of healthcare experience with a FSA designation, or 3 years of healthcare experience with an ASA designation

+ Member of the American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA)

+ Demonstrated ability to present high level summary results to leadership

+ Comprehensive knowledge of Excel

+ Demonstrated ability to modify and read code in SAS, SQL, or similar program

+ Experience with tools such as Tableau and Power BI for creating data visualizations

+ Experience in more than two functions (e.g., modeling, pricing, rate filing, reporting & analysis, reserving or trending)

+ Must be passionate about contributing to an organization focused on continuously improving consumer experiences

Preferred Qualifications

+ Leading cross functional projects and/or experience in leading people

+ Pricing experience, dental and vision specifically not required but appreciated

Additional Information

+ Open to all Humana remote working locations and work at home candidates

+ Travel to a Humana location (post-COVID) is required but limited to a few times per year

Interview Format:

As part of our hiring process for this opportunity, we will be using an exciting interviewing technology called Modern Hire to enhance our hiring and decision-making ability. Modern Hire allows us to quickly connect and gain valuable information for you pertaining to your relevant skills and experience at a time that is best for your schedule.

If you are selected for a first round interview, you will receive an email correspondence inviting you to participate in a Modern Hire interview. In this interview, you will listen to a set of interview questions over your phone and you will provide recorded responses to each question. You should anticipate this interview to take about 15 minutes. Your recorded interview will be reviewed and you will subsequently be informed if you will be moving forward to next round of interviews.

Alert: Humana values personal identity protection. Please be aware that applicants selected for leader review may be asked to provide a social security number, if it is not already on file. When required, an email will be sent from with instructions to add the information into the application at Humana’s secure website.

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Job Posting: JC190377158

Posted On: Aug 19, 2021

Updated On: Oct 22, 2021