Aetna LG Underwriter in Walnut Creek, California

Req ID: 50179BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Would you like to be trained to make financial decisions for a Fortune 100 Company? Here is your opportunity, no experience is required and training will be provided. The healthcare industry comprises over 17% of the nations GDP, and as an Underwriting Analyst at Aetna, one is able to become part of this high-profile and dynamic industry. The Underwriting Analyst role is an ideal entry-level opportunity for a recent college graduate to start his/her career in this ever changing environment.

Fundamental Components:

The Underwriting Analyst will receive thorough training on medical products, concepts and premium rating techniques. The ultimate goal is preparation for accurately quantifying risk and return of prospective and existing business through analyses of trend, claims experience and premium collection, among other factors. The Underwriting Analyst will work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment, collaborating with team members to strengthen bottom line financial results by pricing for medical insurance policy premiums appropriately.

Aetna has entry level Underwriting positions available and we are looking for a self-starter who has demonstrated analytical skills, a mathematical mind, good communication skills, and strong common sense. If you are an individual with strong foundational skills who is looking to learn business from the inside out, please apply at Aetna.com

This entry-level position provides opportunities for growth and development, including mentoring and teaching opportunities once the initial Underwriting Analyst skillset has been established.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

No experience is required - Willing to train and develop and will provide ongoing mentoring

Bachelors degree or equivalent, considering recent college graduates with business or math related field of study.

Recent College Graduate and/or 1 year business experience and/or recent internship(s)

Basic MS Office and reporting skills

Strong math aptitude

Must be able to communicate effectively with internal and external constituents.

Ability to use standard corporate software packages and corporate applications.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

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.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Job Function: Underwriting