The Hartford Group Benefits Voluntary Underwriter in ALPHARETTA, Georgia

Title: Group Benefits Voluntary UnderwriterLocation: United States-Connecticut-HartfordOther Locations: United States-Florida-Lake Mary, United States-Georgia-Alpharetta, United States-MaineJob Number: 1702060

WHAT ARE THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION?

Within company guidelines, price, appraise/evaluate risk, and underwrite cases 500-5,000 lives.

Analyze and review Underwriting guidelines and product offerings to determine appropriate plan designs.

Through Requests for Proposals (RFP) interpretation and system automation, generate proposal/plan design and quotes for cases 500-5,000 lives.

If applicable, with guidance, profitably underwrites business through brokers and Third Party Administrators (TPAs) by reviewing and analyzing the information on each risk. 

Works independently but seeks guidance on more complex cases/applications.

May answer questions, provide/verify information, price plan changes, rates, services, evaluate morbidity/mortality risks by coverage, etc.

Actively contributes to staff projects, assists other underwriters as needed.

May provide technical backup at sales presentations to clients/brokers. 

Performs training assignments and other special assignments.

Recognizes problems, issues and improvement possibilities.  Ability to summarize information and make recommendations.

Partner with assigned sales offices to meet new premium sales goal.

Acts as a SME for Critical Illness, Accident and Hospital Indemnity product lines.Qualifications:  

WHAT ARE THE QUALIFICATIONS OF THE POSITION?

Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience preferred

Knowledge of insurance business, organization and products

2 years of group underwriting experience required, group benefits and Voluntary (CI, Accident, HI) experience preferred

Work flow and basic system knowledge is preferred.

Knowledge of Group Benefits (GB) products/benefits and language desired.

Previous knowledge of rating function, quote tracking and/or proposal generation in a group benefits setting preferred. 

Focus on Risk Selection

We will consider remote work for strong candidates  

 

Candidates will also have the following competencies:

Customer Focused

Building Relationships

Creative Problem Solving

Analytical/Quantitative Skills

Takes Initiative/Ownership/Accountability

Strong Interpersonal Communication

Maintains Quality

Strong Team Player/Positive Attitude/Professionalism

Time Management 

Behaviors at the Hartford

Deliver Outcomes – Demonstrate a bias for speed and execution that serves our shareholders and customers.

Operate as a Team Player – Work together to drive solutions for the good of The Hartford.

Build Strong Partnerships – Demonstrate integrity and build trust with others.

Strive for Excellence – Motivate yourself and others to achieve high standards and continuously improve. 

 

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