Wealth Analytical Services Analyst (Remote opportunity)

Company:MercerDescription:Wealth Analytical Services (WAS) AnalystRemote opportunityImagine a career that:* Allows you to use your natural skills and learn new ones* Challenges you to deliver impactful solutions for major organizations and touch the lives of all the individuals who work at them* Provides you the opportunity to work with some of the smartest people in the industryWhat can you expect?Wealth Analytical Services Analysts can expect a high level of responsibility. A WAS Analyst works in a team environment connected to experienced consultants within one of our Mercer consulting offices. This is a remote nationwide opportunity within a close radius of a Mercer office.We will count on you for the following responsibilities:* Gather, review and upload client data for actuarial valuations, participant statements and/or client listings, and perform required financial analysis using proprietary software.* Escalate data or plan questions related to valuations and benefit calculations. Reconcile data from previous valuations and prepare summaries of data, benefit plan documents and experience data.* Performs calculations and analysis on special retirement projects analyzing their impact on a client’s retirement plans, including assumption studies, plan design studies, plan terminations, early retirement window studies, post retiree medical and acquisition studies.* Prepare government reporting forms, including 5500 and related schedulesWhat is in it for you?* A company with a strong Brand and strong results to match* Culture of internal mobility, collaboration and valued partnership with HR from the business* Competitive pay, full benefits package – starting day one (medical, dental, vision, STD/LTD, life insurance, generous 401k match AND automatic contribution* Generous Parental Leave and Tuition Reimbursement plan per year and participation in our Employee Stock Purchase Plan* Generous paid time off for vacation, sick, company holidays and time to give back to your community* Employee Resource Groups, which provide access to leaders, relevant volunteer and mentoring opportunities and interactions with counterparts in industry groups and client organizationsWhat you need to have:* A bachelor’s degree in actuarial science, math, statistics, economics, finance or another related field* 2+ years of work experience in actuarial science or a related field* Superior analytical, mathematical and project management skills* A strong command of Excel* Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills* Strong leadership qualities and the ability to work within a team environment* A high degree of self-direction and the business acumen to work within a rapidly changing environmentWhat makes you stand out:* Actuarial exams are not required, but are a plusMercer believes in building brighter futures by redefining the world of work, reshaping retirement and investment outcomes, and unlocking real health and well-being. Mercer’s more than 25,000 employees are based in 44 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a business of Marsh & McLennan (NYSE: MMC), the world’s leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people, with 76,000 colleagues and annual revenue of $17 billion. Through its market-leading businesses including Marsh, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. For more information, visit Follow Mercer on Twitter @Mercer.Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers.#LI-AV3Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers.