Monday , February 6 2023

MetLife Employment – Underwriter

Website MetLife

Job Description:

The Underwriter is responsible to evaluate risk characteristics inherent in group insurance plans for prospects (new business) as well as renewals (existing business). This person will conduct a detailed analysis to establish profitable and competitive rates and plan characteristics given the unique circumstances and needs of each group customer.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Works proactively and collaboratively with internal and external partners to make sound decisions that will continue to build MetLife’s book of group insurance business.
  • Underwrites new business quotes of requirements by analyzing plan design, demographics, and experience information to decide whether to accept risk and establish profitable and competitive premium levels.
  • Analyzes risk by running manual rate calculations and/or preparing experience-rated quotes; works with Sales team and other partners to ensure the final proposal will meet the needs of the group customer.
  • Prices and offers plan changes, produces experience analysis, and responds to inquiries from the Sales team, broker, customer, and other partners.
  • Underwrites renewals by reviewing current plan’s premium history, claims history, and company financial condition to determine appropriate renewal action.

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent analytical skills and problem solving capabilities.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Team player: works well with other underwriters and business partners.
  • Ability to adapt to change.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, listening).
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • High level of organizational skill and the ability to prioritize and multi-task.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Working knowledge of underwriting policies and procedures, underwriting guidelines and philosophies.
  • College degree in Math, Business, Finance, or the Financial Services industry.
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft products such as Excel and Word.

Job Details:

Company: MetLife

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Dallas, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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