Aetna Large Group Sr Underwriting Consultant (Central Territories) in Kansas City, Missouri

Req ID: 55017BR

POSITIONSUMMARY

Are you an experienced medical underwriter, ready for a change and to make adifference? Aetna s Commercial Business Central Territories Team is looking fora dedicated experienced Medical Underwriter to join their team as a Sr UnderwritingConsultant! In this role the individual will be able to assist Aetna's abilityto achieve its financial and strategic goals througheffective underwriting. S/He will provide underwriting support primarilyincludes identifying, evaluating, and managing risk to maximize revenue,membership and earnings.

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FundamentalComponents:

· Negotiates andexplains application of more complex underwriting concepts, rate/feedevelopment and policies.

· Produces accurateand timely deliverables while providing superior customer service in support ofstated mission and key performance metrics.

· Ability to workeffectively with customers (internal and external) to meet their needs as wellas Aetna's.

· Interact and meetwith customers, brokers and consultants.

· Utilizes advancedfunctionality of rating/ financial tools, reference materials, and sourcesystems.

· Build strongcross-functional relationships with sales force and other internalorganizations

· Handles complexcasework and issues using solid knowledge of Aetna's products/services andunderwriting protocols.

· Manages multipletasks and effectively prioritizes work.

· Interacts withall constituents using effective oral and written communication skills.

· Mentors lessexperienced underwriters in the development of their technical skills.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

· 4-6years of experience in medical underwriting pricingmethodologies and funding arrangements, fully-insured and self-fundedexperience is preferred.

· Demonstrated analytical and independent thinkingskills.

· Proven ability to anticipate customer needs andnegotiate with customers using tact and diplomacy

· Demonstrated analytical and independent thinkingskills.

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills,with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management.

· Ability to use standard corporate softwarepackages and corporate applications.

EDUCATION

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

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Underwriting/Alternate Funding arrangements/4-6 Years

Functional - Underwriting/Financial arrangements/4-6 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft SharePoint/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/4-6 Years/Power User

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shapehealthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions toimprove the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefitgenerations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired tomake a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

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Aetna is an equal opportunity &affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status.We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people ofcolor, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth,achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetnarecruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (SocialSecurity Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you viae-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will beconducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you beasked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Job Function: Underwriting

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.