This position is in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for the Office of Management (OM) at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Central Office Headquarters, Washington, DC: The incumbent will serve as the Actuary for the entire Department of Veterans Affairs and reports to the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Management and Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Office of Management.Learn more about this agency
The incumbent serves as the Actuary with specific focus to develop, implement, and oversee actuarial programs pertinent for financial reporting, including managing a wide range of projections across the full range of VA programs. This includes (but is not limited to) VA medical and health care services, community care, disability compensation, pension, education benefits, insurance, home loan guaranty benefits, vocational rehabilitation, and memorial affairs.
The responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Ensure adherence to enacted laws and directives with actuarial implications
- Compiles Statistical Data for Analysis & Reports
modeling and research to achieve VA objectives. Responsible for projects requiring advanced actuarial projection, statistical analysis, data mining, predictive modeling and innovative research skills. Interacts with VA executive leadership on work assignments requiring the ability to independently plan, organize, and accomplish complex work assignments, as well as defend findings, both orally and in writing.
- Estimate Probability and Cost
and recommendations for their future use, including the potential to leverage multiple model estimates. Performs advanced programming in SAS, Excel, Access or other software to perform data mining and predictive modeling activities .
- Design, test, and administer strategies to minimize risk
*Performs Other Mission Related Duties Assigned
25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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