Underwriting Analyst III (Remote)

Location: United States

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Remote Opportunity: 1

Requisition Number: 4110

Position Title: Underwriter, Senior

External Description:

Job Summary

The incumbent provides various forms of statistical, trend and other analysis of financial performance. Primary duties are to independently manage and maintain profitability of corporate accounts, including renewal and new business pricing. Provide assistance in making day-to-day pricing decisions and act as a resource and support to the Underwriting Department.

 

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Underwrite current and prospective accounts in the large group segment to meet annual profitability goals.
  • Project utilization using historical claims experience for jumbo accounts.
  • Develop case specific IBNR adjustments
  • Conduct analysis of performance trends and book of business benchmarks.
  • Determine costs (inclusive of expense research and allocation) needed to administer the programs under multiple funding arrangements.
  • Develop complex rating models as needed.
  • Review client contracts for pricing, regulatory and risk compliance.
  • Support marketing and sales teams with pricing strategies and recommendations to increase and retain membership.
  • Attend Client calls to answer financial and pricing questions as needed.
  • Create and run reports as needed for program analysis and review of overall claim performance.
  • Other duties as needed or required.

 

Job Qualifications

Required:

  • Four year college degree or equivalent work experience in Healthcare financing.
  • Seven years underwriting or employee benefit consulting experience.
  • Must possess superior oral and written communication skills to explain difficult technical concepts to clients, consultants, and sales staff.
  • Must have extensive experience in negotiating prices with customers and consultants as well as attending customer presentations.
  • Utilize highly multifaceted mathematical models to develop major account renewals, projects, future account performance, and propose alternative programs and/or financial arrangements. Highly organized, ability to track multiple projects and processes simultaneously. Creative problem solving abilities required. A highly self-starter is desired. PC computing skills including but not limited to Excel and other Microsoft office products. Required to attend additional training as requested/deemed necessary.
  • Attends additional training as requested/deemed necessary

City: Remote

State: Connecticut

Community / Marketing Title: Underwriting Analyst III (Remote)

Company Profile:

We believe that everyone should live life free of dental disease. As a purpose-driven, double bottom line company that is improving oral health for everyone, we are transforming the oral health system – from the way we provide care and pay for it, to how we talk about it and prioritize it in our policies and communities.

Meaningful change requires a revolution in oral health. We are redefining what it means to prevent disease and provide better access to care for everyone. We are going beyond the dental chair to reshape the oral health system, addressing total health and the social and cultural factors that impact it. 

To make this revolution a reality, we harness our unique reach and insights to advance policy, financing, care, and the community. That means solving problems in a flexible and efficient way, testing and trialing to create new solutions and delivering measurable outcomes for the people we serve.

The people of DentaQuest have a common purpose, and we work together with passion, perseverance and focus to achieve a nation where no child suffers from the pain of tooth decay. Where adults keep all their teeth for their entire lives. Where every person has access to quality dental care.

Company Profile Job:

At DentaQuest, we believe that everyone should live life free of dental disease. As a purpose-driven, double bottom line company that is improving oral health for everyone, we are transforming the oral health system – from the way we provide care and pay for it, to how we talk about it and prioritize it in our policies and communities.

Meaningful change requires a revolution in oral health. We are redefining what it means to prevent disease and provide better access to care for everyone. We are going beyond the dental chair to reshape the oral health system, addressing total health and the social and cultural factors that impact it. 

To make this revolution a reality, we harness our unique reach and insights to advance policy, financing, care, and the community. That means solving problems in a flexible and efficient way, testing and trialing to create new solutions and delivering measurable outcomes for the people we serve.

The people of DentaQuest have a common purpose, and we work together with passion, perseverance and focus to achieve a nation where no child suffers from the pain of tooth decay. Where adults keep all their teeth for their entire lives. Where every person has access to quality dental care.

Location_formattedLocationLong: Remote, Connecticut US

CountryEEOText_Description: In accordance with our Compliance Plan, employees must conduct business in accordance with applicable laws, regulations, professional standards and ethical standards and report potential compliance or ethical issues to manager or Compliance Officer. Our Affirmative Action Program affirms our commitment to make reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitation of otherwise-qualified individuals with disabilities or special disabled veterans, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Please see Human Resources for additional information regarding this Program. Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: We are committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, or sexual orientation.

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