Actuarial Associate - Brighthouse Financial

Job Location: United States : New Jersey : Convent Station  Alternate Job Location : United States : North Carolina : Charlotte  


In January 2016, MetLife announced a plan to pursue the separation of a substantial portion of its U.S. Retail segment. Once separated, the new business will be called Brighthouse Financial.


Brighthouse Financial will serve customers the way they want, need and deserve. It will focus on eliminating the complexity, confusion and cost that can get in the way of many Americans who are seeking financial security. We will bring products to the market that add value to our customers’ lives, and will be guided by a common set of values that focus on the customer and drive accountability.


Brighthouse Financial is seeking high-performing team members who are passionate about the company’s mission.  We are laser-focused on adding value to our customers and minimizing complexity in every decision and action. We are building high performing teams who set the bar high and hold each other accountable.


In this position, the Actuarial Associate - Annuities Valuation will be a member of the Brighthouse Financial actuarial team as part of the separation of the U.S. Retail business as discussed above. This position is part of the Actuarial Development Program and offers the opportunity to rotate to other actuarial functions.


The new company will be focused on securing clients’ financial futures by providing the best value, advice based solutions. Building upon the current U.S. Retail culture, the new company will be guided and operated by a common set of values that will focus on accountability, external and customer focus, collaboration and a strong focus and discipline on cost management.



  • Perform monthly, quarterly and annual valuation production duties for GAAP, Stat and Tax, with focus on annuities business.
  • Analyze and explain model results and deviations from expectations.
  • Update and run valuation models and liaise with other business units to obtain various inputs.
  • Respond to internal and external auditor requests, as well as ad-hoc reporting requests.
  • Conduct ongoing model validation and maintenance.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Applied Mathematics, Economics/Finance, Statistics, or related discipline preferred.
  • 1-2+ years of experience in an actuarial role.
  • 2 or more SOA exams passed.
  • Proficiency in MS Office, in particular MS Excel and MS Access.
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent technical and analytical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and project management skills.
  • Self-starter, results-driver, customer-focused and strong team player/builder.
  • Ability to work with others in a team environment.
  • Ability to quickly learn and apply new skills and information.


Annuity Valuation




At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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