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Associate Underwriter/Underwriter/Sr Underwriter -Omaha, NE or P
BLAIR NE 68008
Category: Insurance
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90655879

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Associate Underwriter/Underwriter/Sr Underwriter -Omaha, NE or P

This position can be located in Omaha, NE or Portland, ME.


Under limited supervision, underwrites smaller group insurance new business cases in accordance with company's risk tolerance levels. Evaluates renewal business and other rate and risk bearing analysis for existing clients within established approval limits. Works within established approval limits that involve minimal complexity, risk, and financial impact.




Essential Job Functions:



+ Analyzes data related to the risk being underwritten for small new business cases, in order to mitigate financial risk to the company.


+ Conducts research in order to secure additional data needed to make determinations on benefits and rates.


+ Communicates with sales, brokers, and/or other sources concerning underwriting requirements and procedures.


+ Evaluates renewal business and other rate and risk bearing analysis for inforce groups.


+ Maintains current knowledge of underwriting guidelines, pricing guidelines and product knowledge.


+ Consistently meets or exceeds quality of work and time service expectations.


+ Reviews industry publications and stays abreast of Federal, State and business regulations governing group insurance products.


+ This position requires extensive or prolonged typing/keyboarding.


+ This position is in a fast-paced, high volume environment with set production goals.


+ This position requires sitting over 66% of the time.


+ This position requires Visual Acuity at 20 inches (or less) over 66% of the time.



*This job posting is reflective of the Associate Underwriter essential functions, qualifications, and physical requirements. The Underwriter and Sr Underwriter levels have variable essential functions, qualifications and physical requirements. Competency and skill set will determine level of placement within the posted job family.




Minimum Qualifications:



+ Action oriented and customer focused


+ Ability to maintain composure, negotiate and resolve conflicts


+ Ability to make quality decisions and justify the decisions with sound and logical reasoning


+ Strong attention to detail


+ Analytical and problem-solving skills


+ Solid mathematical aptitude


+ Strong relationship building with internal and external business partners


+ Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing


+ Strong organizational, time management and prioritization skills


+ Commitment to active self-development and proactive technical learning


+ Basic computer skills using various software packages including word-processing, spreadsheet, and electronic mail


+ Ability to work in a fast-paced, high volume environment


+ Ability to travel to the field to visit the group offices, attend broker events, for training purposes, or other industry functions (conferences etc.)





Preferred Qualifications:



+ Knowledge and experience with group life, disability and dental product lines


+ Previous group underwriting skills and experience


+ Bachelor's degree in business, finance, economics, mathematics, and/or related field; or equivalent experience in insurance industry Associate Underwriter/ Underwriter/Sr Underwriter/Underwriting Consultant





If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-800-780-0304. We are available Monday through Friday 7 am to 4:30 pm CST.


For all other inquiries, contact our HR Helpline at 1-800-365-1405, option 4.


Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran


To All Recruitment Agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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