1+ months

Underwriter, Group Life and Disability - West Region

Portland, OR 97201
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For those who believe in the power of data to help write the next chapter in the history of health care, here's your opportunity. Advancement, an elite group of peers, variety of product lines, and rewards for delivering on our mission ensures you will always be challenged at UnitedHealth Group to do your life's best work.(sm)


The Underwriter will analyze Financial Protection Products- Group Life, Group Short Term Disability (STD), Group Long Term Disability (LTD) and Supplemental Health- plan characteristics and assess risk. The Senior Underwriter will be responsible for protecting profit while balancing sales growth pressure. 

You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges. Hours: 8 am - 4 pm or 9 am - 5 pm (Pacific or Mountain time zone preferred) 


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyze Group Life, Disability  plan characteristics and assess risks as to frequency and potential severity of loss of clients
  • Utilize established underwriting criteria and policies to provide proper rating methodologies
  • Represent and negotiate rates and plan options with insurers to optimize cost-competitive Group Life, Disability and Supplemental Health benefit plans
  • Build and maintain models to assist in the economic analysis of market alternative

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in. 



Posted: 2019-12-06 Expires: 2020-02-15

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Portland, OR 97201

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