For those who believe in the power of data to help write the next chapter in the history of health care, here's your opportunity. Advancement, an elite group of peers, variety of product lines, and rewards for delivering on our mission ensures you will always be challenged at UnitedHealth Group to do your life's best work.(sm) The Senior Underwriting Consultant will help lead the underwriting initiatives to ensure that cases are appropriately assessed from a risk perspective and are appropriately priced for risk level. This individual will ensure that the business meets its strategic profit and growth objectives and is managed within the risk tolerance guidelines. This individual will be accountable for overseeing the production of the rating and underwriting services for new business and / or existing accounts. They will participate with senior management in the development and implementation of underwriting policy, marketing and business strategy. Primary Responsibilities:Assist with the training and development of more junior underwriters Financial forecasting / budgeting Strategic thinking on continued growth Ability to create and develop strong working partnership within a matrix organization
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Math, Finance or related degree 4+ years of experience with healthcare underwriting for any variety of products: PPO, HMO, self-funded, ASO / fully-insured, group or individual An intermediate level of proficiency with MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint Preferred Qualifications:Superior oral and written communication skills Must be organized, detail oriented and able to translate big picture ideas into client objectives Must have strong negotiation and persuasion skillsCareers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: Underwriting, underwriter, PPO, HMO, ASO, Wausau, WI, Wisconsin, Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota
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