Underwriter 3

Industry

Financial Services

Advert ID

USA_397637

Location

Milwaukee

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD35.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Manpower CORE 100 Manpower Place , WI - 53212 Phone : 414-982-1960

ContactNumber

414-982-1960

Job Description

Underwriting Consultant:

Responsible for the independent analysis and appraisal of a broad range of insurance applications, may approve, classify or decline applications for various ages and face amounts. Also, provides mentoring to Underwriting Specialist with complicated cases and customer escalations, when needed.

Candidates are expected the meet the following standards:



* Generally, be available to work 40 hours per week during typical business hours.

* Work will be audited on a regular basis

* Full signature limits are expected to be reached within 10 weeks of training completion.



* Responsible for the analysis and appraisal of a broad range of insurance applications, may approve, classify or decline applications for various ages and policy amounts.

* Determines underwriting requirements and considers all factors which may impact insurability including but not limited to financial and medical information.

* Communicates frequently by telephone and written correspondence with internal and external customers to clarify and resolve underwriting information.

* Independently partners with internal customers regarding underwriting questions and case management.

* Actively supports continuously learning and improvement while meeting departmental quality, service and production goals.

* Leads departmental and divisional projects and initiatives.

* Provides mentoring to Underwriting Specialist with complicated cases and customer escalations, when needed.

* Provide assistance to Lead Underwriting Consultants.



Roles can be remote! Remote candidates will travel to Franklin, WI. for 2-3 weeks of training and will be reimbursed for the travel. Candidates located in Wisconsin will also have the option of working remotely once they have completed the on-site training. Please note these are highly specialized roles and only candidates meeting 100% of the qualifications will be considered.



Training related expenses that will be reimbursed by NM are - in accordance to NM's Travel Expense Reimbursement Policy:

- Airfare

- Lodging

- Meal allowance of $40/day

- Transportation to/from:

- Airport

- Hotel

- Company Campus



Requirements:

* A bachelor's degree preferred or demonstrated consistent success in prior Underwriting role as evidence by satisfactory case management and quality review.

* Have 5 - 7 years of professional experience in underwriting

* Have analytical skills with an established record to make independent decisions on complex cases and apply sound judgment in the application of guidelines and rules.

* Have excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to handle confidential information, exercise tact, diplomacy and resourcefulness.

* Be proficient in computer skills and using various software packages.

* Have the ability to work accurately while maintaining speed and flexibility in a team and independent production environment while mentoring.

* Have a high level of organization and the ability to establish priorities and meet deadlines.

* Demonstrated strong leadership skills and a high degree of self-motivation and initiative to lead projects or committees.

* Ability to adjust in a continuously changing work environment.