Aetna LG Underwriter in Atlanta, Georgia

Req ID: 42868BR

Candidate must work from either the Blue Bell, PA or Atlanta, GA office. Potential for telework is evaluated on a case by case basis, post training and onboarding.

POSITION SUMMARY

Supports the sales process by performing accurate underwriting analysis and risk assessment for renewal and new business of small and/or large group contracts. Support Aetna's ability to achieve its financial and strategic goals through effective underwriting. Underwriting support primarily includes identifying, evaluating, and managing risk in order to maximize revenue, membership, and earnings. Performs underwriting tasks under general supervision.

Fundamental Components:

Provides underwriting support by assisting with the preparation and delivery of new and/or renewal case files. Analyzes results for reasonability and makes decisions about how to proceed

Under general supervision, makes recommendations for plan changes and rate impact based on financial analysis, underwriting principals, and business strategy.

Uses rating/financial tools, reference materials, and source systems for premium, membership, and claim information.

Verifies contracts to ensure established underwriting guidelines are met.

Supports broker education on Aetna tools and processes, and promotes broker self-service where appropriate.

May assist manager with team projects by providing information and collecting data.

Identifies process improvement through automation or process changes and makes change recommendations to management when appropriate.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Entry level position for Large Group Underwriting

Demonstrated knowledge of rating and/or accounting and underwriting concepts.

Demonstrated analytical and independent thinking skills.

Strong attention to detail.

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.

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/1-3 Years/End User

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Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/1-3 Years/End User

Telework Specifications:

The position can be in either Blue Bell, Pa or Atlanta, GA

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.

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