Mock Meet the Firms is a great way to practice your communication skills before the big day! We will have a workshop in which we will quickly go over the proper attire and etiquette for Meet the Firms, as well as an opportunity to try out your elevator pitches and hand in your resumes to our fake recruiters. No need to dress up for this practice event, but you're more than welcome to.
Location: The Career Center Interview Suite, 616 East Green Street, Champaign, IL, Suite 213 (please note, this is not the main office on Wright Street). The entrance to the building is on Green Street, look for the double glass doors between McDonald's and Subway. Suite 213 is on the second floor, located down the corridor and on the left.
Come join Willis Towers Watson on Thursday, September 12th for Portillo’s! Learn more about the company and the exciting opportunities at WTW. Please apply to the Handshake job posting in advance of the company presentation.Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has over 45,000 employees serving more than 140 countries and markets. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together we unlock potential.
Come and learn about a potential actuarial career at PwC! From 6:00-7:00, we'll present on the broader culture and initiatives at PwC and give insight on our various actuarial consulting groups, which include work for health, retirement, P&C, and life actuaries. We will be discussing details on our internship positions, entry-level jobs, and how the Actuarial Student Program supports employees on their exam journey. Finally, we'll explain important details on the application deadlines and process. Black Dog barbecue will be served.From 7:00-8:00, we will be holding a Meet and Greet, where each of the presenters will have five-minute time slots to meet with students to answer questions and discuss joining PwC as an intern or full-time employee. Please note that due to national application deadlines, PwC will not be attending Meet the Firms.We highly encourage any students interested in one of PwC's actuarial positions to schedule time during this Meet and Greet. Please register for a maximum of 1 slot to give everyone an opportunity. We also recommend bringing a resume with you. See below for a little information on each presenter as well as a link to sign up for an appointment slot (if the slots fill up, the presenters will be able to talk to candidates that do not have an appointment slot)
Antonio DeSario: Antonio is a manager in the retirement section of the People & Organization practice at PwC (and a former Illini). He is an F.S.A. and E.A., and helps clients administer and evaluate their pension and retirement benefits. Link to set up time with Antonio: https://calendar.google.com/calendar/selfsched?sstoken=UUcxcXpCTGZ5M3JHfGRlZmF1bHR8ZjY4NDlhM2RjZTE4ZmI4ODhiYWY2YTkzNWE2MmZmOTM
Christy Chiappetta: Christy is a senior associate in the health section of the People & Organization practice at PwC (and a former Illini). She is an F.S.A., and her work often includes helping large health insurers from across the country evaluate their pricing and reserving processes, as well as assisting them through financial reporting and ERM issues. Link to set up time with Christy:
Povilas Golokvoscius: Povilas is a senior associate in the health section of the People & Organization practice at PwC (and a former Illini). His work often focuses on healthcare strategy, compliance and financial reporting of large health insurers, and cash flow testing. Link to set up time with Povilas: https://calendar.google.com/calendar/selfsched?sstoken=UUp6aTB0XzFTemFKfGRlZmF1bHR8MzM1MzljMzkwM2JmMjRjYzBhNTc4OTFmMWIxOTQ1NTg
Josh Ababio: Joshua is an associate in the life section of the Actuarial Services practice at PwC. He is currently working towards ASA designation and his work includes auditing life insurers to ensure regulatory compliance as well as providing consulting services to address client issues and help them modernize. Link to set up time with Joshua:
If you cannot make the company presentation, the actuaries who are presenting at night will also be available to discuss PwC and our job openings at an earlier campus event. Hopefully you have heard about this in an earlier communication from PwC, but as a reminder, the details are as follows:
Event: Welcome Back to School Ice Cream Social
Date: Wednesday, September 11th
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Business Instructional Facility, 515 E. Gregory Drive - Courtyard
About: This casual event will be a fun and relaxing way to reconnect with PwC to kick off our fall recruiting season. Come stop by at any point and share some ice cream with us!
Pre-Registration link: Click the link below to pre-register for this event! Pre-registration is welcome but not required. https://pwc.recsolu.com/external/events/K0j3dlD1I9I6fzK-M-MuAg/sign_up
We hope to see you there!
Come learn more about the various opportunities and resources that are offered at Mercer! This will include a high level overview about intern/analyst roles and responsibilities, information about day-to-day work at the company, and group health benefits. We will also be covering a a case study relating to Mercer's Lattice tool. There will be time to network after, so please bring a copy of your resume!
We have more than 110 Actuarial staff members in our Chicago office in 10+ departments and we are looking for talented full-time students and interns to join our team. Our rotation program and unique work environment promote a close network of actuaries while our competitive study program provides support to students from VEE’s all the way through FSA. Join us Monday September 9th for our company presentation to learn more and meet some BCBSIL actuaries. We will give an overview of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois – A Division of Health Care Service Corporation – as a company and what it is like to work in its Actuarial Department. Please bring a copy of your resume!