Account Manager-Health Insurance Underwriter

Milliman Omaha , NE 68102

Posted 7 months ago

OUR COMPANY

Milliman (www.milliman.com) is an international consulting firm with over 3,400 employees and $940 million in annual revenue. With over 65 years in the consulting business, we have an excellent reputation for superior tools and service to our clients. The Omaha Health & Welfare practice was started 17 years ago to serve large employers in the design and administration of their employee benefit insurance plans. Much of our success depends on our employees and our culture that recognizes and rewards employees for the value they bring to our business in general and our clients in particular. The atmosphere is business casual with 70 other professionals in an upscale office setting in Omaha's prestigious Pacific Place office park. Restaurants, shopping, biking trail, and a lake with a walking path surround the office that is centrally located at Regency Parkway (100th Street) and Pacific Street.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Created due to our recent growth, the Account Manager-Health Insurance Underwriter will have an important role in the ongoing success of our practice. With annualized organic growth of over 20% for the past 12 years, we have numerous clients and prospects that depend on our consultants for their success. This position will interact with all members of our staff as well as many clients. The primary challenges are the ability to handle multiple projects at the same time, the ability to interact with people with varied personalities and communication styles, and the flexibility to adjust resources as needed. Training and support are provided both corporately and locally. This position will have minimal travel requirements, if any. Some of the specific duties are listed below:

  • Prepare rating and plan design quotes within Milliman's underwriting models

  • Sales training and relationship manager of client's sales staff

  • Ensure proposals are of highest accuracy and delivered on time

  • Establish process and vehicles for underwriting submissions

  • Provide feedback with opportunities for improvement in our rating models, processes or client interaction

SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Preparing client deliverables (reports, letters, presentations) primarily with MS Excel and Word

  • Responding to client requests for advice, information, explanations, or schedules through phone and e-mail

  • Working with large insurance carriers such as Blue Cross Blue Shield, United HealthCare, Aetna, Cigna, and Humana to collect data and other reports

  • Exceptional administrative, organization and business skills. Friendly and engaging personality that enjoys meeting various types of people from all areas of the country.

  • Natural attention to detail with the ability to manage multiple projects

  • Ability to work independently within a team-based environment

  • Flexibility within a customer first attitude

  • Previous experience in underwriting capacity a plus but not required

SALARY

Salary will be commensurate with experience and abilities. Milliman offers a full package of benefits, including medical, dental, life, disability, PTO, and 401(k) plans that ranks as one of the best in the area.


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Account Manager-Health Insurance Underwriter

Milliman