Allstate Benefits-Underwriting-Cons I

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Jacksonville, Florida
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Sep 02, 2016
Nov 01, 2016
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Job Description

The underwriting department is responsible for providing effective risk management in support of our corporate goals and current risk tolerance. This includes applying account level underwriting (Industry, persistency, claims, etc) and individual application level underwriting (health history, product pricing, compliance standards, etc).

Job Summary

Reviews and analyzes applications for the degree of risk posed to the company by applicants for both individual and group coverage. Determines eligibility based on information provided on the application, product, state or filing restrictions, Medical Information Bureau reports, and any other information provided to determine if the profile meets within the company's established guidelines. Manage risk assessment of specialty products/projects as assigned.

Key Responsibilities

  • Reviews applications for eligibility based on admitted health history, product, state or filing restrictions, MIB and any other source of information provided for review to include life face amounts
  • Review referred files from the claims area where information has been developed that was not disclosed on the original application
  • Reviews requests for policy changes and reinstatements to determine eligibility
  • Maintain positive relationships with our internal and external customers through effective Written and Verbal Communication skills, including agents, proposed insureds, and State Departments of Insurance.
  • Risk Selection decisions are handled in a quality, timely, and productive manner.
  • Process/underwrite specialty products, projects as assigned (i.e. Good For Life, DI6, etc)

Job Qualifications

  • Proficiency in medical terminology and procedures as they relate to the evaluation of the risk being considered
  • 4 years underwriting experience in Life and health
  • College degree preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Attention to details

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  • Committee/subgroup work
  • Talent Share opportunities
  • Certifications/Awards
  • Completed programs/coursework

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