Aetna Underwriting Consultant (Middle Market) - 51336BR in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 51336BR


Do you want be part of the change to Healthcare? Aetna s Commercial Business Mid-South Middle Market Renewal Team is looking for a dedicated experienced Medical Underwriter to join their dynamic team! In this role the individual will be able to assist Aetna's ability to achieve its financial and strategic goals through effective underwriting. S/He will provide underwriting support primarily includes identifying, evaluating, and managing risk in order to maximize revenue, membership and earnings. #AetnaCareers #Underwriting #WeJoinYou

Fundamental Components:· Handles complex casework and issues using solid knowledge of Aetna's products/services and underwriting protocols.· Completes accurate financial analysis and risk assessment to evaluate specific strategic options and opportunities. · Makes recommendations and suggests alternatives. · Focuses on quality while completing internal processes efficiently. · Manages multiple tasks and effectively prioritizes work. · Participates in project work groups including process improvement initiatives. · Develops financial exhibits and documentation that enhance delivery. · Negotiates and fully explains rate development, pricing components and application of underwriting policies while remaining conscious of financial objectives. · Communicates technical concepts to internal and external constituents. · Collaborates and shares information cross-functionally. · Interacts with all constituents using effective oral and written communication skills. · Mentors less experienced underwriters in the development of their technical skills.BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:· 1-3 years of medical underwriting experience - pricing experience via manual pricing, experienced rating, alternate rating and funding methodologies.· Proven ability to anticipate customer needs and negotiate with customers using tact and diplomacy· Demonstrated analytical and independent thinking skills.· Excellent written and verbal communication skills.· Ability to use standard corporate software packages and corporate applications.


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


Functional - Underwriting/Alternate Funding arrangements/1-3 Years

Functional - Underwriting/Financial arrangements/1-3 Years


General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED

Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/FOUNDATION

Technology/Leveraging Technology/FOUNDATION


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.

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Job Function: Underwriting