University of Utah Health Health Plans Underwriter in Murray, Utah

Overview:

As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

This position is for Health Plans use only.

This position works with the Underwriting Manager and Actuarial team to collect, review and analyze information needed to underwrite new and renewal group plans.

Responsibilities:

  • Collects, review and analyze information needed to underwrite new business and renewal group medical policies

  • Identifies missing information and work with the sales team and brokers to gain information as required

  • Applies standard underwriting guidelines to accurately calculate medical rates

  • Prepares and review proposals

  • Prepares and review employer and stop loss reporting packages

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined above

  • Ability to work effectively, independently, and as part of a team

  • Strong organization, time management and project management skills and multi-tasking abilities

  • Strong computer skills including excel, access, and SQL

  • Ability to negotiate and interact well with all professional levels within the healthcare industry

Qualifications:

Qualifications

Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related area or equivalency

Qualifications (Preferred):

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This is a sedentary position in an office setting that may exert up to 10 pounds and may life, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. This position involved sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Physical Requirements:

Listening, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Walking

Requisition Number 25782

Reg/Temp Regular

Employment Type Full-Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Days

Location Name University of Utah Health Plans

Patient Care? No

City Murray

State UT

Department UIP CST 01H UUHP ACTUARIAL DPT

Category Insurance / Health Plans

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.