Aetna Underwriting Leadership Development Program in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 52176BR

Start Date: June 10th, 2019 What it is The Underwriting Leadership Development Program (ULDP) is a full-time, four and a half years rotational program designed to develop high-potential underwriting talent into future leaders at Aetna. What are the goalsThe program provides the premier entry point into Aetna s Underwriting career pipeline by providing exposure to key underwriting areas through three, 18-month rotations within segments such as National Accounts, Public and Labor, Territories, Specialty, Medicare and International. Program participants will support the Underwriting segments by performing accurate underwriting analysis and risk assessment for new business and/or renewal of existing customers. What you will doThroughout each of the three ULDP rotations the program participants will:· Prepare and deliver new and/or existing business proposals/renewals. · Analyze and make recommendations for plan changes and rate impact based on financial analysis, underwriting principals, and business strategy.· Use rating/financial tools, reference materials, and source systems for premium/fee, membership, and claim information.· Verify contracts/documents to ensure established underwriting guidelines are met.· Assist department on projects or workgroups.· Identify process improvement through automation or process changes and makes recommendations to management when appropriate.· Attend all LDP related training and activities. What you need· Knowledge of rating and underwriting concepts · Knowledge of or experience in underwriting pricing methodologies and funding arrangements· Demonstrated analytical and independent thinking skills· to demonstrate leadership skills· Strong attention to detail and time management skills· Effective communication with internal and external constituents· Adaptability to challenging situations and managing multiple priorities· 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.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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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.