Aetna Sr Underwriting Consultant in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 49220BR


Aetna is seeking an experienced Medical Underwriter to join a Middle Market team in PA. The candidate must have extensive pricing experience and know the systems that support these arrangements. In addition the candidate must have the proven ability to anticipate customer needs, facilitate and negotiate using tact and diplomacy, and build strong cross-functional relationships with sales force and other internal organizations. S/He will negotiates and explains application of more complex underwriting concepts, rate/fee development and policies. S/He will produces accurate and timely deliverables while providing superior customer service in support of stated mission and key performance metrics. The candidate will have a strong ability to work effectively with customers (internal and external) to meet their needs as well as Aetna's. S/He will interact and meet with customers, brokers and consultants. S/He will utilizes advanced functionality of rating/ financial tools, reference materials, and source systems.

Fundamental Components:

Finance/Creating Profitable Customers/ADVANCED

Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/ADVANCED

Finance/Managing Aetna's Risk/ADVANCED

Sales/Knowing Customers/ADVANCED

Sales/Knowing Markets/ADVANCED

Service/Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs/ADVANCED


Previous (5-7 years) experience in underwriting pricing methodologies and funding arrangements.

Demonstrated analytical and independent thinking skills.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of management.

Ability to use standard corporate software packages and corporate applications.


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


Functional - Underwriting/New business - group medical/4-6 Years

Functional - Underwriting/Renewal - group medical/4-6 Years

Functional - Underwriting/Alternate Funding arrangements/4-6 Years

Functional - Underwriting/Pricing methodologies (manual, experience, blended, alternate, etc.)/4-6 Years

Functional - Underwriting/Rating methodologies and/or functions (rating and accounting)./4-6 Years


Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Underwriting