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At Aetna, a CVS Health Company, we’re pioneering a total approach to health and wellness. As an underwriter, you’ll provide valuable, ongoing financial insights for corporate clients and determine accurate and competitive rates and fees for new and renewal business. We’ll count on you to negotiate rates that meet our customer’s financial needs while delivering high-quality products, claims projections, funding evaluations and financial accounting packages. And we’ll support you in achieving more in your life and your work.

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What makes a successful underwriter? Here are the traits we are looking for:

  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Communicator
  • Integrity
  • Leadership
  • Strategic
  • Adaptable
  • Ambitious
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Detail-oriented
  • Multi-tasker
  • Organized
  • Positive
  • Problem Solver

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  • Health

  • Wellness

  • Financial

  • Paid Time Off & Disability

  • Life Insurance

  • Additional Benefits

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Job Details

Senior Underwriting Associate

Primary Location: Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Additional Locations: PA-Blue Bell
Performs underwriting analysis and risk assessment for new and/or renewal of large group ASC Pharmacy contracts for the Pharmacy Underwriting team. Assigned cases/book of business of ASC Pharmacy contracts, complexity of work increases as experience and technical skills progress.

Fundamental Components:
Prepares and delivers routine to moderately complex new business quotes and/or existing business renewals. Complexity of work increases as technical skills progress. Independently reviews work for accuracy. Works with mentor/manager to recommend pricing and/or alternatives based on financial analysis, underwriting principals, and business strategy. Utilizes basic functionality of underwriting tools, systems, and reference materials to produce accurate quotes and renewals. Applies underwriting guidelines and escalates underwriting exceptions/financial variances for their assigned cases to the appropriate level. With limited supervision, assists sales personnel in explaining rate/fee and communicating underwriting policy Produces timely and accurate customer specific documents and deliverables. Assists department with projects or workgroups. May identify and support process improvement through automation or process change.

Background Experience:
Demonstrated ability to utilize analytical and independent thinking skills. Demonstrated success prioritizing work and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Prepares and delivers routine to moderately complex new business quotes and/or existing business renewals. Complexity of work increases as technical skills progress. Experience working with standard Microsoft Office products. Experience providing clear and concise written and verbal communications. Demonstrated success in collaborating with others to meet/exceed expectations. Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

Desired Skills:
Finance - Creating Profitable Customers, General Business - Applying Reasoned Judgment, General Business - Consulting for Solutions

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
Benefit eligibility may vary by position.

Candidate Privacy Information:
Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.


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