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Manulife: 6.5 months Actuarial Internship Program 2023

John Hancock

John Hancock

Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, February 17, 2022

Are you looking for a supportive, collaborative workplace with great teams and inspiring leaders? You’ve come to the right place. We’re looking for ambitious people who share our values and want to make every day better for people around the world. If this sounds like you, and the career below sounds exciting, we’d like to hear from you.

Working Arrangement

Job Description

Actuaries play a central role in all of our businesses at Manulife. We take the professional development of our actuaries very seriously, and they hold a variety of important roles within our organization. Actuaries can work in their area of interest, ranging from positions as financial actuaries to pricing actuaries to actuaries interested in general management.

Our Actuarial Development Committee offers challenges to expedite your growth in our Internship Program. This program provides you with diverse work experience to work alongside some of the top people in our company. Apart from work, we encourage prospective fellows to undergo continuous professional development. Our Actuarial Development Committee continually reviews and addresses the career development needs of our interns. Job Description • Participate in different actuarial projects in the areas of product development, financial reporting or risk management.

Program Structure

• Buddy Program

• Special Projects for extra exposure which is out of designated Actuarial Department

• Graduation Ceremony

• Return Offers with scholarship for top performers

Projects may include

• Assist in conducting earning analysis, experience studies, MIS and a multitude of new and ongoing studies

• Analyze financial statements and link financial indicators to business issues

• Handle special quotation and ad hoc enquiries from other departments

• Maintain business projection models and various PC-based valuation systems • Support new product launch with participation in model update and UAT


• Undergraduate majoring in actuarial science, mathematics, statistic or risk management

• A self-starter, outgoing, adaptive and eager to learn

• Good academic results • Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills

• Knowledge in statistical software or programming language is an advantage • Fluent in written and spoken English

Program Period

Full time internship employment at Hong Kong office

2023: 1st Half Program: January 3, 2023 – July 14, 2023 / 2nd Half Program: July 3, 2023 – January 12, 2024

Every career at Manulife/John Hancock provides the opportunity to learn new skills and move your career forward. Ready to make an impact somewhere? What are you waiting for? Apply today.

About John Hancock and Manulife

John Hancock is a unit of Manulife Financial Corporation, a leading international financial services group that helps people make their decisions easier and lives better. We operate primarily as John Hancock in the United States, and Manulife globally, including Canada, Asia and Europe. We provide financial advice, insurance and wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions. Assets under management and administration by Manulife and its subsidiaries were CAD$1.3 trillion (US$1.1 trillion) as of June 30, 2021. Manulife Financial Corporation trades as MFC on the TSX, NYSE, and PSE, and under 945 on the SEHK. Manulife can be found at manulife.com.

One of the largest life insurers in the United States, John Hancock supports more than 10 million Americans with a broad range of financial products, including life insurance, annuities, investments, 401(k) plans, and education savings plans. Additional information about John Hancock may be found at johnhancock.com.

Manulife is an Equal Opportunity Employer

At Manulife/John Hancock, we embrace our diversity. We strive to attract, develop and retain a workforce that is as diverse as the customers we serve and to foster an inclusive work environment that embraces the strength of cultures and individuals. We are committed to fair recruitment, retention, advancement and compensation, and we administer all of our practices and programs without discrimination on the basis of race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, religion or religious beliefs, creed, sex (including pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions), sexual orientation, genetic characteristics, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, family status, disability, or any other ground protected by applicable law.

It is our priority to remove barriers to provide equal access to employment. A Human Resources representative will work with applicants who request a reasonable accommodation during the application process. All information shared during the accommodation request process will be stored and used in a manner that is consistent with applicable laws and Manulife/John Hancock policies. To request a reasonable accommodation in the application process, contact