Sr Life Underwriter - Remote
Company: Pacific Life
Location: Santa Monica
Posted on: October 20, 2019
Sr Life Underwriting Analyst II
Currently, we are seeking a talented Senior Underwriter to join the
Life Insurance Division in Lynchburg, VA. The Life Insurance
Division works with financial and insurance professionals to give
families and businesses the life insurance coverage needed to help
meet important financial protection, wealth accumulation, and
wealth preservation goals.
The Senior Life Underwriter will be responsible for evaluating
insurance applicants by correlating all aspects of risk to
determine whether to accept, modify, or decline applications. Life
underwriting focuses on mortality by evaluating risk of death,
which includes history, degree of medical maintenance, treatment,
and flags of potential future risk. Underwriters are a critical
component to the placement of Life coverage and can directly impact
our position in the marketplace.
Complete wing-to-wing underwriting decision:
Starting with review of upfront underwriting data/tools,
When appropriate, conducting a tele-interview with clients to
complete their medical history by asking probing questions and
detecting gaps, while balancing great customer service
Handling additional underwriting requirements by determining value,
ordering, and reviewing to perform risk selection,
Data enter medical history and utilize system workbenches to
process and decision cases.
Demonstrate dependability, organization, and sound judgment by
adhering to schedules and meeting all productivity, quality, and
FACTORS FOR SUCCESS:
Bachelor Degree preferred.
Strong PC and typing skills to include general Microsoft skills
required to data enter and process information; extremely
comfortable with web based underwriting analysis tools and imaging
Minimum five years of underwriting experience with demonstrated
proficiency in all underwriting processes and philosophies to
include strong cardiac background and older age underwriting;
ability to handle advanced decision level authorities without a
Change advocate and mentor; co-signs cases behind others.
Effective written and verbal communication skills with ability to
build rapport and gain acceptance at all levels while exercising
tact, diplomacy and resourcefulness.
Completion of LOMA 280/281 and 290/291; actively working toward
AALU and FLMI.
Professional Designations: AALU/FALU and FLMI preferred.
Ability to work remotely.
Critical thinking skills and attention to detail with ability to
quickly identify information by categorizing, estimating,
recognizing differences or similarities and detecting changes in
circumstances or events.
Ability to interpret meaning of information for others; translating
or explaining what information means and how it can be used.
Ability to develop specific goals, plan, and prioritize work.
EKG and Cardiac test interpretation preferred.
Pacific Life Insurance Company is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative
Action Employer, M/F/D/V. If you are a qualified individual with a
disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an
accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use
or access our career center as a result of your disability. To
request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative
at Pacific Life Insurance Company.
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