WINTER 2022 CO-OP: Actuarial Analyst, Group Risk Mgmt – 8 months

  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Deadline: October 24, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Actuarial Analyst, Group Risk Mgmt – 8 months (Winter 2022 Student)

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

What is the opportunity?

Please note this is an 8 month student opportunity.

  • The Actuarial Analyst working with the Product Portfolio team provides key technical actuarial assistance in completing and ensuring the integrity of RBCI’s Canadian Life & Health actuarial reporting requirements.
  • Understand the relationship between the Business Units and Canadian Life & Health Actuarial with an emphasis on the Actuarial Aspects of reserving for Life & Health insurance products
  • Utilize data to develop advanced analytical models that allow a greater understanding of the costs, benefits, risks and opportunities inherent in Life & Health insurance products.
  • Learn how to use GGY AXIS software to perform reserve quantifications and assist in month end production.
  • Develop knowledge and recommend improvements to actuarial valuation process and models.

What will you do?

  • Complete monthly transaction based reporting for Corporate Actuarial and their partners.
  • Assist with identifying and implementing improvements to actuarial valuation processes.
  • Develop and maintain statistical models of valuation data.
  • Perform experience studies (Lapse, Mortality, Morbidity) and communicate results to management.
  • Assist in CALM quarterly valuation processes and liability cashflows.
  • Assist in Year-end reporting, process improvements and other ad-hoc requests.

What do you need to succeed?


  • Basic programming skills for GGY/Axis, SAS, R
  • Ability to communicate effectively (both oral and written) with all “key relationships”
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Access, Excel, Powerpoint
  • Pursuing a degree in mathematics/statistics/actuarial science or a related field AND successfully writing preliminary exams of the Society of Actuaries


  • Prior Co-op experience in similar roles.

What’s in it for you?

  • We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.
  • All the tools, training, and team support you need to grow your career.
  • Sophisticated RBCI software tools to boost your productivity

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as we accept applications on a rolling basis, but please note that the formal application deadline is September 10, 2021. Should you be selected to progress, someone from our team will reach out directly to provide instructions on next steps. Otherwise, feel free to check for progress updates by logging in to your RBC profile. If the status has not changed, it denotes the fact that your application is still under review.

While there is no one date when our employees will return, we can confirm that the majority of the Integrated Learning | Co-op positions will start working remotely, however may transition to working at an RBC office as essential service restrictions are lifted.

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