DW Simpson Global Actuarial & Analytics Recruitment would like to invite you to an infosession next week on Wednesday, March 12th at 7:30 pm in 105 Dwinelle.
DW Simpson Global Actuarial & Analytics Recruitment is a recruiting firm for actuarial companies that serves the actuarial profession worldwide in all disciplines, including Casualty, Life, Health, Pension and nontraditional actuarial jobs. They recruit at all levels from entry-level through fellowship, and work with employers on both contingent and retained searches.
During the infosession, managers from DW Simpson will lead a discussion on “Securing Your First Actuarial Role.” Topics include an overview of DW Simpson and the actuarial market, preparing your resume and cover letter, interviewing tips and scenarios, seeing through a job offer, and growing your long-term actuarial career.
After the infosession, you will have the opportunity to talk to the representatives from DW Simpson and ask any questions you may have about the profession. If you are interested in learning more about DW Simpson and the resources they have available to help you secure an actuarial internship or job, please come to the infosession next Wednesday. Resumes will be accepted.
DW Simpson Infosession
Time: Wednesday, March 12th, 7:30pm
Dress Code: Business Casual
Location: 105 Dwinelle
Mock exams for Exam 1/P and Exam 2/FM will be held this Thursday, March 6th at 4:00pm during regular DeCal class hours. They will both be 90 minutes long and consist of 15 multiple choice questions. These mock exams will be open to students interested in taking the Probability Theory and Financial Mathematics exams as practice. Everyone is welcome to take the exams even if you are not enrolled in the classes. Please remember to bring your calculators!
Mock Actuarial Exam 1/P
Time: Thursday, March 6th, 4:00pm
Location: 344 Evans
1. Basic Probability, Counting
2. PDF, CDF
3. Distributions: Binomial, Hypergeometric, Geometric, Negative Binomial, Poisson, Uniform, Normal, Exponential
4. Random Variable, Expectation, Variance
5. Insurance Terms: Deductible, Benefit Limit
Mock Actuarial Exam 2/FM
Time: Thursday, March 6th, 4:00pm
Location: 3113 Etcheverry
1. Interest Rates & Discount Rates, Force of Interest
2. Force of Interest, Level Annuities & Perpetuities
3. Varying Annuities, Perpetuities, Sinking Funds
4. Amortization, Sinking fund, Yield Rates and Returns
Space is limited, so please RSVP here: http://tinyurl.com/CALMockExamsRSVP
Medical Insurance Exchange of California (MIEC) is currently looking for a summer actuarial intern to work in their Oakland office. As an intern at MIEC, you will have immediate exposure to company data that you will analyze, draw conclusions from and present results about. This internship will help strengthen your technical knowledge and overall industry expertise through a close-knit team environment.
Founded in 1975, MIEC is a leading insurance company that provides medical professional liability insurance to physicians, surgeons and acupuncturists for claims of professional negligence. It currently has offices in California, Hawaii, Alaska and Idaho with over 7,100 policyholders and $381 million in dividends payable to member-policyholders. To learn more about MIEC, visit http://www.miec.com. If you are interested in the summer actuarial intern position, please find more information in the attached flyer and apply by sending your resume to Careers2014@miec.com.
MIEC Actuarial Analyst Internship.pdf