What can I do with my degree in Actuarial Science?
Find a job
The Careers and Employability Service provides information and advice on job searching to University of Kent students and recent graduates. This includes a vacancy database advertising a range of graduate jobs, sandwich placements and vacation work/internships and online resources. These websites may be useful in job searching and for providing further information on jobs and careers specifically related to Accounting and Finance.
- Institute of Actuaries www.actuaries.org.uk You can open the list of actuarial vacancies.
- Inside Careers Actuarial Careers Guide www.insidecareers.co.uk Excellent Guide to Actuarial Careers and Employers
- Chartered Insurance Institute www.cii.co.uk now has a new website about insurance careers called Discover Risk www.discoverrisk.co.uk
- Actuarial Ninja www.actuarialninja.com contains helpful info on how to pass actuarial exams, write CVs targeted for actuarial science. Careers page www.actuarialninja.com/actuarial-careers US site but still has some very useful information.
- The Emerald Group www.emerald-group.com offer entry level positions in to the actuarial profession and the students do not need to have experience within an actuarial role. Also able to help students find placements by putting them in contact with companies that offer summer internships or placement years
- Acumen Resources www.acumen-resources.com specialise in Actuarial Recruitment
- GAAPS www.gaaps.com Actuarial Recruitment Agency. Attended the Kent Actuarial Careers Fair
- Hays Actuarial Recruitment www.hays.co.uk/job/insurance-jobs/actuarial/index.htm
- Darwin Rhodes www.darwinrhodes.com specialist recruitment consultancy serving the Actuarial market.
- Newton Recruitment www.newtonrecruitment.com recruitment consultancy specialising in actuarial careers
- Insurance Jobs www.insurancejobs.co.uk has an actuarial vacancies section.
- The Supply Curve www.thesupplycurve.com job board dedicated exclusively to employment opportunities for Economists, Statisticians and Econometricians
- Hillman Saunders www.hillmansaunders.com specialist recruiters for Insurance, Financial Services, Secretarial and Human Resources
- Actuary Jobs www.actuaryjobs.co.uk
- STAR Actuarial Futures www.staractuarial.com
Some major Actuarial Employers
- PWC www.pwc.co.uk/careers/student/graduateopportunities/actuarial.jhtml now the largest UK actuarial employer.
- Mercer www.mercer.com Consultants: includes HR Consulting and Investment Consulting. Very pleasant and friendly working environment.
- Hymans Robertson www.hymanscareers.co.uk
- Axa http://jobs.axa.co.uk/graduates Attended the Kent Actuarial Careers Fair
- Deloitte http://careers.deloitte.com/united-kingdom/students/csc_general.aspx?CountryContentID=12531 Attended the Kent Actuarial Careers Fair
- First Actuarial www.firstactuarial.co.uk/Careers/WorkingWithFA Attended the Kent Actuarial Careers Fair
- Willis Towers Watson www.willistowerswatson.com Global consultants
- Punter Southall www.puntersouthall.com Provide actuarial services to occupational pension schemes and related employers.
- Barnett Waddingham www.barnett-waddingham.co.uk Consultants
- Aon Hewitt http://www.aonearlycareers.co.uk/graduates
- Standard Life http://ukgroup.standardlife.com/html/careers/careers.html
- Alexander Forbes www.alexanderforbes.co.uk
- Austin Professional Resourcing (APR) www.aprllp.com specialises in providing high quality interim actuarial solutions: temporary extra support or specialist skills in the areas of life assurance and pensions.
- Redington www.redington.co.uk independent Investment Consultancy providing innovative, clear, cutting-edge advice to institutional investors