In North America, Zurich (www.zurichna.com) is a leading commercial property and casualty insurance provider serving the global corporate, large corporate, middle market, specialties and programs sectors. 2012 marked Zurich's 100 year anniversary of insuring America and the success of its customers, shareholders and employees. Zurich first brought its knowledge and experience in workers' compensation insurance from Switzerland to America in 1912 to help its customers take intelligent risks and build the America known today.
An actuary participates in pricing and reserving strategy and portfolio management development and implements the actuarial components of the emerged strategy. They coordinate detailed profitability analyses by national/local area and line of business. Implements rate revisions, rate development, competitor benchmarking, rate proposals, reserving strategies and, where appropriate, rate filings for new/renewal business. Provides necessary pricing, reserving, reinsurance analysis, and product analysis for designated types of business. May oversee the work of less experienced actuaries. The actuary will participate in pricing and reserving strategy and portfolio management development. An actuary provides necessary pricing, reserving, reinsurance analysis and product analysis for designated types of business.