Senior Underwriter

Job#: 2032973

Job Description:

Our client is looking to hire a Senior Underwriter to join their team remotely. 
Job Description:

  • Manage Books of Business with up to 150,000 members and representing up to $400,000,000 in premium or premium equivalent.
  • Apply data analytics across book of business to identify trends or patterns and take corrective action as required.
  • Has the authority to make limited exceptions to standard underwriting policy and make underwriting recommendations to underwriters and associate underwriters
  • Manage and report monthly and YTD on all assigned financial and performance metrics as well as develop and produce ad hoc reports.
  • Act as Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the Department regarding their Business Segment and Corporate Projects.
  • Analyze underwriting risk and determine premium rates for fully insured contracts and recommends funding rates for Administrative Services Only (ASO) contracts.
  • Proactively utilize strong technical expertise to make recommendations regarding benefit plan design, stop loss levels, network feasibility and funding options to internal and external customers.
  • Actively participate in final rate negotiations and presentations with our large clients.
  • Recommend underwriting process and system changes resulting in enhanced productivity.
  • Participate in the Underwriting Department’s strategic and tactical planning.
  • Coach less experienced underwriters on matters related to risk selection and mitigation, data analytics and integrated goal management.
  • Assist with the development and provision of training to the underwriting staff, sales staff, and other departments in the principles and practices of underwriting and rating. 


Hiring Requirements


• Bachelors degree or advanced degree (where required)

• 5+ years of experience in related field.

• In lieu of degree, 7+ years of experience in related field.









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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Durham, NC, US

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Date Posted:
June 11, 2024