Aetna Underwriting Analyst in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 53381BR

Start Date: January 14th, 2019 What it is As an underwriting analyst, you ll provide valuable, ongoing financial insights for our customers and determine accurate and competitive rates and fees for new and renewal business. You ll negotiate rates that meet our customer s financial needs while delivering high-quality products.  And we ll support you in achieving more in your life and your work. What are the goals Associates will support current Aetna National Accounts plan sponsors by gathering data to support the renewal and new business rating process. Assist with the analysis and research of data. Ensure data quality and accuracy. Maintain clear documentation/audit trails. Work collaboratively with the Underwriting teams and clearly communicate deliverables to Underwriting Consultants. Meet reporting requirements as they are identified. What you will do During the formal classroom (2-5 weeks) and on-the-job training the program participants will: Provide underwriting support for new business and/or renewals, and/or specialized functions Produce timely and accurate quotes, proposals, renewals and/or accountings Perform risk assessment functions as directed Utilize rating/financial tools, reference materials, prior carrier s data and source systems for premium, membership and claim information Apply underwriting guidelines in qualifying risk of adding new members Request additional information as necessary and explain needs Maintain integrity of source data and/or accounting data systems Identify and collects information critical to decision making What you need Ability to demonstrate knowledge of rating and/or accounting and underwriting concepts Analytical and independent thinking skills Strong attention to detail and time management skills Knowledge of rating and underwriting concepts preferred Demonstrated analytical and independent thinking skills Effective communication with internal and external constituents Ability to use standard corporate software packages and corporate applications Experience using Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint You are eligible if you Are currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree (Risk Management, Economics, Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Finance, or related degree is preferred) Have a 3.0+ major GPA (preferred) Have an anticipated graduation date between December 2018 – May 2019 Have a willingness to relocate (if applicable) What we do Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

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Job Function: Underwriting

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