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Actuarial Analyst

Berkshire Hathaway Homestate Companies Omaha, NE

Job Description

Berkshire Hathaway Homestate Companies has an immediate opening for an Actuarial Analyst.


The successful candidate will support the Pricing, Business Analysis and Product Development units and serve as a technical resource in the development and testing of rating and policy administration systems for assigned lines of business.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Designs and/or initiates analyses, compiles data and computes statistics for use in statistical rating studies. Compilations may require downloading and manipulating data from mainframe, vendor, and company developed software application databases. Applies advanced levels of knowledge of mathematics, statistics, principles of finance and business to casualty insurance problems. Develops methods of tracking rate history experience, statistical information, etc. from company data and other industry sources to study rate level indications in states and nationwide as initiated by the individual or management.
  • Initiates analyses and proposes changes in rate levels and rating structures based on statistical analyses, company experience, competition, market conditions, legal climate and underwriting practices to management and underwriting.
  • Revises company rate manual pages according to decisions of management and underwriting recommending appropriate cost components for use in statistical studies such as loss development factors, trend factors increased limit factors, expense loads, etc.
  • Compiles exhibits, explanations, justifications and statistical analysis for the submission of company rate filings, state filing forms and manual pages to the Insurance Departments. Assists in answering inquiries from Insurance Departments regarding submission, such as actuarial justification of filed rates, etc.
  • Researches, interprets, and communicates state law requirements affecting coverages. Submits issues to manager and/or actuarial or regulatory personnel for review.


  • Bachelor degree in mathematics or related field or equivalent experience
  • Personal computer related spreadsheet software
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Proofreading
  • Computer proficiency
  • 1–2 years related work experience preferred

Job Details

Date Posted September 15, 2017
Date Closes October 15, 2017
Requisition 1984
Address 1314 Douglas Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Omaha World Herald Building
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, Varies, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
SOC Category 15-2011.00 Actuaries
Zipcode 68102-1944

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Fitness Classes
  • Health Fair
  • Holiday Party
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program
  • Workout Facilities

This job requires the following skills

  • Business - Analysis
  • Business - Communication
  • Business - Math
  • Microsoft - Excel
  • Microsoft - Outlook
  • Microsoft - Word
  • Actuary
  • Financial Analysis
  • Statistical Analysis
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • And More ...