Actuary - Financial Planning & Projections - Brighthouse Financial

  • Company: MetLife
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Posted: February 01, 2017
  • Reference ID: 31061-en_US

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.


This position, located in Charlotte, NC, will support the statutory earnings projections of Brighthouse Financial, with $200B+ of annuity and insurance business in US. It is a hand-on position in modeling financial statements, which requires extensive knowledge and skillset in handling various actuarial models, complicated Excel files and Access database. It will be heavily involved in migrating existing models into a new actuarial platform later.


Besides the extensive knowledge and skillset, this position requires excellent communication skill, extensive analytic experience, and good knowledge of annuity business and US statutory rules



  • Perform Statutory earnings projection.
  • Work closely with Actuarial Service to accurately model Statutory reserves.
  • Perform actuarial model updates.
  • Perform experience studies to improve projections.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in mathematics, statistics or actuarial science. 
  • 5+ yrs. relevant experience in the actuarial field. 
  • Fellow of the Society of Actuaries.
  • Basic knowledge in retail annuities, including variable deferred annuities, fixed deferred annuities, payout annuities, and index linked annuities.
  • Knowledge and experience in valuation on US Stat, US GAAP, and US Tax.
  • Experience in actuarial modeling systems and programing software such as MoSes, GGY-AXIS, ALFA, Pathwise, PolySystems, C++ or VBA.
  • Working knowledge in MS Office and MS Access.
  • Skillset of model development/coding and valuation/model testing is a highly preferred.
  • Self-starter who is innovative with solutions, and able to provide leadership.
  • Knowledge of statutory income statements is a plus.


Retail Annuity Finance




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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Requisition #: 31061 

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