Aetna Assistant Actuary in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 42735BR


This position within the Accountable Care Solutions (ACS) organization assists in the expansion of Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), Joint Venture Partnerships (JVs) and other Value Based Contracts (VBCs) across the US.

Fundamental Components:

Key responsibilities will include:

Ownership of the Narrow Network Pricing tool: Build, enhance, maintain and use Access and Excel tools to assess the value that is expected to be created through VBC partnerships using medical cost data

Support the development of methodologies, tools and processes to track and evaluate VBC performance post launch as compared to initial expectations.

Potential opportunities to support the VBC pricing for a particular market

Opportunities to present both results and tools to both internal and external audiences

Participate on various project teams, for initiatives both within and outside the department


Bachelor's degree and 3+ years relevant experience

ASA (or close to ASA designation) is preferred

Superior communication skills are required

Strong and well-rounded strategic thinker desired

The best candidate will be collaborative and solution-oriented, will have excellent actuarial judgment, will exhibit attention to detail, and will be innovative and able to work cross-functionally


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


Actuarial/Associate of the Society of Actuaries is desired


Functional - Actuarial/Modeling & tool development/1-3 Years

Functional - Actuarial/Financial actuarial analysis/1-3 Years


Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/ADVANCED

General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED

Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED


General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED

Sales/Knowing Markets/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Work location is flexible. Currently the ACS team is in Hartford, Blue Bell and Kansas City.


Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Actuarial