Berkley

  • Senior Underwriter-Managed Care

    Location Name NJ, Hamilton Square
    ID
    2018-2003
    Date Posted
    7 months ago(4/10/2019 12:06 PM)
    Company
    Berkley Accident & Health
    Primary Location
    US-NJ-Hamilton Square
    Category
    Underwriting
  • Company Details

     

     

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    Berkley Accident and Health (Berkley) is a risk management company that designs innovative solutions to address the unique challenges of each client. With our entrepreneurial culture and a strong emphasis on analytics, we can help employers better manage their risk. We offer a broad range of products, including employer stop loss, benefit captives, provider stop loss, HMO reinsurance, and specialty accident. The key to Berkley’s success is our nimble approach to risk – our ability to quickly understand, think through, and devise a plan that addresses each client’s challenges, coupled with the strong backing of a Fortune 500 company. Our parent company, W.R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE: WRB) is one of the largest and best managed property/casualty insurers in the United States.

    Responsibilities

    Berkley Accident and Health is seeking a full time Underwriter for its Managed Care segment.  This position will solicit, write and retain a profitable book of Managed Care/Reinsurance business. Requiring extensive underwriting analysis and sound judgment, this role will be responsible for contributing to the achievement of Berkley Accident & Health’s financial plans by meeting established premium growth and profitability goals.

     

    Managed Care Underwriter Essential duties include:

     

    • Assess risk to ensure that the risk meets established underwriting criteria
    • Evaluate, price and propose rates based on established underwriting guidelines while meeting profitability standards set by Management.
    • Manage assigned workload to meet productivity and time service standards.
    • Maintain quote logs and ensure that appropriate action is taken within the requested due date.
    • Develop and maintain successful relationships with target sources.

    Qualifications

    Managed Care Underwriter Qualifications include:

     

    • 5+ years in underwriting HMO Reinsurance and Provider Excess Loss Insurance Coverage’s.
    • BA or BS degree or equivalent work experience
    • Strong knowledge of risk evaluation and the rating of targeted business as well as current industry trends and markets.
    • Strong knowledge of available products.
    • Excellent communication and negotiation skills with internal and external customers
    • Ability to be productive independently, yet work in a team environment.
    • Strong organizational, planning, and time management skills
    • Creativity and problem solving skills a plus.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel & Outlook

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