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    The DoD Office of the Actuary provides actuarial expertise on all matters relating to military compensation and benefits.

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    As a ACTUARY at the GS-1510-7/9 some of your typical work assignments may include:


    • Following established procedures, making actuarial calculations to be used, for example, in preparing cost estimates of proposed changes in retirement or medical programs.
    • Deriving and applying routine actuarial formulas to obtain rates and values for various plans such as medical and retirement.
    • Conducting supplementary studies of limited scope related to broad studies being conducted by higher-level professional staff.
    • Assisting in actuarial studies, analyses, and computations in support of DoD military retirement, survivor, and benefit programs.
    • Investigating specialized areas of actuarial science such as determination of normal costs, amortization schedules, and unfunded liabilities for military post-retirement benefits following general guidelines set by actuarial supervisors.
    • Analyzing actuarial data from military benefits to assure validity, accuracy, and correctness and recommending methods of applying the data to obtain desired results.
    • Assisting in the preparation of special studies involving the calculation of actuarial present values, projections of future flows of funds, or interpretations of laws affecting military fringe benefits.
    • Participating in the preparation of DoD financial statements and assists Chief Actuary in liaisons with DoD Inspector General and U.S. General Accounting Office.
    • The incumbent is expected to attain a knowledge of the data files and computer programs used by the actuarial staff.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1510 Actuarial Science

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