Actuarial Analyst

Hooker & Holcombe, West Hartford, CT

Hooker & Holcombe, one of New England's oldest and largest regional retirement and investment consulting firms is seeking a full-time Actuarial Analyst. The ideal candidate will be a college graduate with prior experience in the pension field, and be highly motivated and energetic with an attitude that will contribute positively to the era of growth and innovation the company is entering. Hooker & Holcombe is a mid-sized company with more than 65 employees.

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepares, with guidance, annual actuarial valuations and applicable benefit statements. This process includes but is not limited to: data reconciliation, asset reconciliation, updating plan features and actuarial assumptions.
  • Determines, with guidance, accounting assets and liabilities and completes basic applicable accounting expense reports and disclosures in a timely manner that meets client's expectations.
  • Completes government filings.
  • Completes benefit calculations.
  • Completes cost estimates for proposed assumption or plan changes when applicable.
  • Provides pension information requested by accountants in connection with pension plan audits.
  • May participate in special client or company related projects.
  • Professionally manages assigned workload.

Professional Responsibilities

  • Builds strong client relationships by establishing trust and delivering professional, responsive customer service.
  • Establishes respectful working relationships with co-workers.
  • Job Requirements

    • College graduate with evidence of strong analytical skills.
    • Two to six years of prior pension experience is preferred.
    • Effective oral and written communication skills.
    • Efficient use of Microsoft Office, with a focus on Word and Excel.
    • Prior experience with ProVal is a plus, but not required.

    How to Apply

    For consideration, please submit your resume including salary history and requirements to


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