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Aetna Sr Underwriting Consultant in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 65986BR

Job Description

Performs underwriting analysis and risk assessment for new and/or renewal of large group contracts and accountings. Assigned cases/book of business with increasing levels of complexity and will include multiple product types, funding arrangements and/or rating methodologies.

Fundamental Components included but are not limited to:

Prepares and delivers complex new business quotes and/or existing business renewals. Independently reviews work for accuracy, identifies risks and makes recommendations to manage risk while growing or retaining membership. Anticipates questions and formulate responses. Utilizes advanced functionality of underwriting tools, systems, and reference materials to produce accurate quotes, renewals and/or accountings. Applies underwriting guidelines and grants underwriting exceptions/financial variances for their assigned cases within the authority limit for the position. Develops underwriting strategies for customers in concert with other stakeholders (sales, claims, customer service) by using knowledge of industry trends, economy, competition, and business objectives. Produces timely and accurate customer specific documents, deliverables and account related information. Ensures the pricing and/or accounting supports the quote/renewal strategy. Peer review others work for accuracy. Assists department with projects or workgroups. Identifies and supports process improvement through automation or process change. Identifies training gaps and recommends an appropriate course of action. May be asked to develop or deliver training. Mentors less experienced underwriters in development of technical skills or specific subject matter.

Qualifications Requirements and Preferences:

5-7 years experience in underwriting/accounting pricing methodologies and funding arrangements.Demonstrated success in collaborating with others to meet/exceed expectations.Demonstrated ability to utilize analytical and independent thinking skills.Demonstrated success prioritizing work and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.Experience working with standard Microsoft Office products.Experience providing clear and concise written and verbal communications. Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

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Job Function: Underwriting

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.