Business Analyst - Insurance Rater - Commercial Lines

Richfield, Ohio
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Sep 29, 2016
Nov 28, 2016
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With over 25 years of success, National Interstate (NASDAQ: NATL) is one of the leading specialty property and casualty insurance companies in the country. We offer more than 30 product lines with a focus on commercial transportation, Alternative Risk Transfer (ART), and specialty vehicle insurance. Here at National Interstate, we believe that providing quality and commitment to our customers as well as our employees is paramount to our success. Thanks to our talented and dedicated team, we are truly able to build an insurance experience around you. If you are ready to join an engaging and driven team such as ours, we would love to hear from you!

As an Insurance Rater, you will be responsible for documenting and performing analysis tasks for ISO rating models in our policy management system. You will also be expected to participate in various project life cycle phases including project management, planning, analysis, design, test implementation, documentation and post-elevation testing. Frequent interaction with Business Users, Compliance, IT and Quality Assurance team members will occur. Desirable candidates will be able to effectively:

  • Keep up to date on ISO changes and their system impact

  • Analyze and develop new and existing business requirements

  • Translate between business and technology needs

  • Investigate issues and determine an appropriate response

  • Propose solutions to problems, considering timeliness, effectiveness, and practicality

  • Facilitate User Acceptance Testing

  • Create user support documents and training materials

  • Provide training for functional areas

  • Perform other duties/ad hoc tasks as assigned

  • High school diploma or equivalent; post-secondary degree strongly preferred

  • 3 years of experience in the insurance industry

  • ISO (Insurance Service Office) Rating knowledge/experience is required

  • Working knowledge of insurance policy administration systems preferred

  • Formal designations or insurance licenses are NOT required, but are a plus

  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills are desired

  • Solid written and verbal communication talent is essential