underwriting account senior associate in austin

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job type
temporary
salary
US$ 20 per hour
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job details

posted
location
austin, texas
job category
Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical
job type
temporary
salary
US$ 20 per hour
reference number
S_659601
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job description

We currently have an opportunity with a Fortune 100 insurance company located in Austin, TX. This is a rapidly growing industry and they urgently need someone with insurance experience, preferably Life and Health Underwriting, to help the business grow! This is a 5 month contract that has a possibility to be extended but will be based upon the needs of the business. This is not a commissioned sales position.


Pay rate: $20.00
Work Hours: Monday - Friday 8am until 5pm

Responsibilities:
Essential Responsibilities and Functions of the Job:

Assess risk by review and analysis of life and health applications, reinstatements, policy changes, interviews and records.
Determines whether to accept, modify or decline that risk in accordance with departmental and company guidelines and standards.
Maintains and assists in updating materials, manuals, rules and regulations pertaining to life and health products.
Handles daily written and telephonic inquiries from agents and/or applicants regarding difficult or technical situations and complaint issues.
Develops positive relationships with marketers, other departments and clients.
Reviews medical reports and consults with the Medical Director and/or supervisor on any questionable or new medical procedures/situations.
Provides underwriting support to the Underwriting Analysts/Phone Verification unit.

Associated Duties:

Coordinates underwriting issues with compliance and other departments.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
Other Specific Knowledge, Skills, and Experience Required:

Good analytical skills
Self motivator
Well organized, detail oriented
Ability to prioritize work
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Preferred minimum of two years insurance experience, preferably Life and Health Underwriting

Equipment/Software Use and Proficiency:

Word and Excel, beginner level at minimum
Familiarity with computer systems, online processing
Facsimile machine, Photocopier, Telephone

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skills

Other Specific Knowledge, Skills, and Experience Required: Good analytical skills Self motivator Well organized, detail oriented Ability to prioritize work Strong written and verbal communication skills Preferred minimum of two years insurance experience, preferably Life and Health Underwriting Equipment/Software Use and Proficiency: Word and Excel, beginner level at minimum Familiarity with computer systems, online processing Facsimile machine, Photocopier, Telephone

responsibilities

Essential Responsibilities and Functions of the Job: Assess risk by review and analysis of life and health applications, reinstatements, policy changes, interviews and records. Determines whether to accept, modify or decline that risk in accordance with departmental and company guidelines and standards. Maintains and assists in updating materials, manuals, rules and regulations pertaining to life and health products. Handles daily written and telephonic inquiries from agents and/or applicants regarding difficult or technical situations and complaint issues. Develops positive relationships with marketers, other departments and clients. Reviews medical reports and consults with the Medical Director and/or supervisor on any questionable or new medical procedures/situations. Provides underwriting support to the Underwriting Analysts/Phone Verification unit. Associated Duties: Coordinates underwriting issues with compliance and other departments.

educational requirements

High School