Plymouth County sets sail on actuarial consultant search

Plymouth County (Mass.) Retirement Association is searching for an actuarial consultant, confirmed Dennis Gallagher, office coordinator and contract specialist for the $660 million pension fund.

Incumbent Buck Consultants is invited to rebid. Its contract expired Dec. 31, 2011, but the firm is working under a contract extension.

The contract is for five years with four one-year options.

The RFP notice is on the pension fund's website. The entire RFP can be obtained by registering with Mr. Gallagher at

Proposals are due at 2 p.m. EST Nov. 16. A hiring decision is expected by the end of the year.