The Hartford Product & Pricing Center of Excellence Senior Pricing Analyst, Personal Lines in HARTFORD, Connecticut

Title: Product & Pricing Center of Excellence Senior Pricing Analyst, Personal LinesLocation: United States-Connecticut-HartfordJob Number: 1801295This position is based in Hartford, CT within the Product & Pricing Center of Excellence (COE) organization supporting a $3 B written premium Auto and Home line business portfolio.  This position is responsible for delivering and improving the product, pricing and execution processes in collaboration with our state and countrywide product management teams. 

 

This position reports into the Product & Pricing COE organization within Personal Lines product.

This position is an individual contributor role supporting pricing and product execution work for assigned regional/state and country-wide product goals. 

Develop strong, collaborative partnerships with countrywide and state product management, technology, operations, data science, actuarial, compliance and legal.

Seeks opportunities to conduct work more efficiently, improve pricing tools and templates, and reduce operating cost as applicable.

Takes a leadership role in countrywide projects, class plan enhancements and maintenance of complex states.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Executes state based Pricing and Product delivery in accordance to plan and quality objectives

For assigned territories, work in partnership with state product management and country-wide actuarial to deliver pricing services aligned to state-based rate and non-rate actions:

Develop and communicate state indications, including updates of all relevant assumptions (trend, loss development, etc.)

Create and obtain approval for internal and external rate proposals

Manage rate work, including dislocation analysis and off-balancing

Provide disciplined and creative pricing analysis in support of actionable rate or product recommendations to product management

Lead implementation of countrywide initiatives as needed

Update rate/rule manuals and obtain filing approval with state DOIs

Deploy defect-free rating updates into IT production

Provide up-to-date documentation and ensure quality control procedures are completed

 

Product Pricing & Execution Governance, Maintenance, and Continuous Improvement

Encourages detailed process and operating procedures to support efficient and effective pricing and execution.

Brings forward and leads continuous improvement opportunities with a focus on process excellence initiatives.  Looks for opportunities to streamline work, increase output or reduce cost.

Works in partnership with Product Quality and Training leads to ensure that our service delivery supports quality objectives and staff is developing skills to support work requirements. Qualifications: Technical/Functional Skills:

Proficient in using Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word

Time management skills – Organizes and manages own time and workload efficiently and ability to balance multiple priorities to fulfill all commitments within established timeframes.

Detail oriented - Attention to the important information that helps make up the big picture.

Independently performs work and takes responsibility for assignments.

Excellent Analytical Skills

 

Competencies:

Interpersonal skills, including strong communication skills and an ability to build effective relationships across departments.

Critical thinking - The ability to actively and skillfully conceptualize, apply, analyze and evaluate to improve results and processes

Education/Experience/Certifications:

College education required (Bachelors or above), degree in Math or similar discipline preferred

Minimum 2 years of pricing experience

Knowledge of Personal Lines products or operations preferred

Experience working in an actuarial department preferred

Understanding of Home products (coverages, forms, underwriting and new and renewal processes) preferred

System Knowledge – Basic knowledge of the systems that are used within Product Management preferred

Business or Insurance industry experience

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.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or Expression

 Job: Product ManagementPrimary LocationUnited States-Connecticut-HartfordOther LocationsScheduleFull-timeJob LevelIndividual ContributorEducation LevelBachelor's Degree (±16 years)Job TypeStandardShiftDay JobEmployee StatusRegularOvertime StatusExemptTravelNoPostingApr 30, 2018, 1:00:44 PMRemote Worker OptionNoThe Hartford is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, ancestry or citizenship status, genetic information, pregnancy status or any other characteristic protected by law. The Hartford maintains a drug-free workplace and is committed to building inclusion and leveraging diversity.