Actuary

Foundation Foundation
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Hone your craft
  • Be a ‘sponge’ to learning
  • Continue to prepare for and write exams required to qualify you as an Actuary with Canadian Institute of Actuaries
  • Expose yourself to as many facets of your role as possible

Building Building
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Build on your knowledge and experience
  • Continue to focus on exams and growing insurance acumen
  • Consider which areas of specialization (e..g. reserving, rate making, predictive modeling, enterprise risk management) and areas of business (e.g. liability, personal / commercial / specialty lines, etc.) are of interest to you
  • Prepare for multiple possibilities to keep your options open

Enhancing Enhancing
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Assess what lies ahead
  • Consider specializing, diversifying, taking on new challenges like people leadership, risk management, other?
  • Set a goal and work towards it
  • Talk to your manager or HR for additional support
  • Complete your actuarial exams and designation

Mastery Mastery
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Explore ways to share your expertise
  • Evaluate which ‘track’ feels in keeping with your goals: technical specialist or operational leader?
  • Consider leveraging your expertise in Underwriting, Enterprise Risk Management, or consulting on business process improvements