Underwriter, Letterkenny

Last update 2024-07-12
Expires 2024-08-12
ID #2237124811
Underwriter, Letterkenny
Ireland, Donegal, Letterkenny,
Modified July 10, 2024


Underwriter – Letterkenny, Ireland 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 United Health Group to do your life's best work.

SMOptum is one of the largest and fastest growing health information companies.

We specialize in improving the performance of the health system by providing analytics, technology and consulting services that enable better decisions and results.

We integrate workflow solutions that deliver data in real-time and create actionable insights – processing health information that relates directly to and affects one in four patients in the U.

S., one in every three Medicaid dollars and one in every five emergency room visits.

And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.

The Underwriter will develop comparative benefit packages, review claim experience, and apply underwriting guidelines to prepare renewal and/or prospect rates.

This individual will support Marketing in completing group experience retention illustrations and address questions on request for proposals.

The underwriter will analyze health benefit plan characteristics and assess risks around loss of clients.

This individual will provide technical subject matter expertise to the sales staff and district offices on new health care proposals.

Success in this position requires flexibility to changing priorities, innovation, enthusiasm, as well as accurate and prompt decision making within a fast-paced environment.

Primary Responsibilities:• Apply underwriting guidelines to prepare renewal and / or prospect rates• Support Marketing in completing group experience retention illustrations and address questions on request for proposals• Analyze health benefit plan characteristics and assess risks as to frequency and potential severity around loss of clients• Utilize underwriting criteria and policies to provide proper rating methodologies• Represent and negotiate rates and plan options with insurers to optimize cost-competitive health plan benefits • Provide technical subject matter expertise to the sales staff and district offices on new health care proposals Required Qualifications/Skills:• Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience• Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Excel• Strong experience with Maths and financial analytics Preferred Qualification:• Excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing• Familiarity with US healthcare and employer based benefits system Please note you must currently be eligible to work and remain indefinitely without any restrictions in the country to which you are making an application.

Proof will be required to support your application.

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea.

We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone.

So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve.

Optum, part of the United Health Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care must go in order to reach its fullest potential.

For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter.

Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.

SMDiversity creates a healthier atmosphere: United Health 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.

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Underwriter

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