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Actuarial Intern

Description

Shape the world of health care by joining UPMC! As a leader in the industry, we are committed to enhancing the lives of all who are a part of our community. Without our employees, we would not be able to innovate health care for our patients and health plan members. From hospitals to our corporate office, all UPMC employees impact our mission of creating life-changing medicine. To continue our tradition of excellence, we are in search of an Actuarial Intern to join this community as well.

The Actuarial Intern applies knowledge of mathematics, probability, and statistics in order to identify issues, gather and analyze data on a wide variety of topics affecting the financial performance of the health plan. May represent the department on corporate projects. This person also receives assistance from either management or senior analysts when necessary.

This position is located in Pittsburgh. Despite the pay rate listed being $0-- This is a paid internship. 

Responsibilities:

  • Development of claim reserves (IBNR).
  • Provide analytical support for rate development and filings.
  • Assist in the preparation of State and Federal filings.
  • Medical cost and utilization trend analysis.
  • Assist senior actuarial analysts in the development of mathematical models in connection with other departments to predict the impact of proposed changes.
  • Completion factors using claim lag analysis models.
  • Present results of analyses and recommendations to management.
  • Forecasting.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial analyses in support of the following functions:
  • Provide ad hoc data analysis to all departments within the company.
  • Document methods, procedures and results

 

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

 

Qualifications

 

  • Acquired or working toward bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics, actuarial science, economics or related field preferred.
  • Some experience in statistical analysis or actuarial work preferred.
  • At least one actuarial examination passed.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Good oral and written communication skills. Strong PC skills.
  • Data retrieval skills and relational database experience.
  • Works independently.


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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   Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct