Actuarial Intern | Summer 2024 (Scottsdale, AZ) in Phoenix at CBIZ

Date Posted: 9/14/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

With over 120 offices and nearly 7,000 associates throughout the U.S. CBIZ (NYSE: CBZ) delivers top-level financial and employee business services to organizations of all sizes, as well as individual clients, by providing national-caliber expertise combined with highly personalized service delivered at the local level.  

CBIZ has been honored to be the recipient of several national recognitions:

  • 2023 Handshake Early Careers Winner 
  • 2022 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation 
  • 2022 America's Best Mid-Size Employers 
  • 2022 Best and Brightest Companies in Wellness 
  • 2022 Great Place to Work Certification

Founded in 2006, Optumas works primarily with State Medicaid agencies and Medicaid Managed Care Plans, providing guidance and strategy to help them remain efficient and effective purchasers of healthcare Services. Optumas is also on the forefront of healthcare reform initiatives, helping multiple states weigh the opportunities and consequences created by constantly changing healthcare delivery and payment systems.


Optumas is seeking motivated actuarial / financial students interested in pursuing a career in healthcare consulting. Interns are provided a broad range experiences and opportunity to gain experience learning new skills through actively participation as part of a client team. Responsibilities include attending client conference calls, performing various analytical project work, and completing on the job training.

Essential Functions and Primary Duties:

  • Performing and reviewing analysis of health care data using Excel
  • Analysis, data manipulation and summarization of large health care data sets using statistical analysis software (e.g. SAS, WPS, Access and SPSS)
  • Balancing multiple projects and effectively managing time to ensure successful completion by deadlines
  • Internal communication and presentation of analyses

Qualifications Required:

  • BA/BS students pursuing a degree in actuarial science, mathematics or similar course of study including economics, finance, or statistics; with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Interest in healthcare finance and policy
  • Ability to fit in and work with a driven, dedicated team

Qualifications Preferred:

  • Exposure to data analytical programming (SAS, SQL, WPS, Python) is beneficial but not required
  • Successful completion of actuarial exams is beneficial but not required


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