Underwriter for Transamerica

The Job —  Underwriter for Transamericabusinessman-558042-m

Location —  Work from home, available anywhere.

Job Responsibilities —  From the job posting:

Underwrites Medicare Supplement insurance applications, within guidelines set for the issuance of policies on a standard or substandard basis.

Determines whether to accept, modify or decline a risk through evaluation of an individual’s medical history or physical condition, occupational hazards, financial background, insurable interest and other information pertinent to the decision.

Consults with superiors or medical department concerning any questionable medical or personal situations. Has contact with the field force to gather information on which to base decisions.

Has authority to approve cases up to specific standard and substandard limits.

Reviews Medicare Supplement policy applications for completeness, accuracy, and acceptability. If necessary, contacts Insurance Agent to obtain additional required information. Sets appropriate premium rates.

Answers questions to insurance agents regarding underwriting processes and decisions.

Other duties as assigned based on divisional needs.

Conforms with and abides by all regulations, policies, work procedures, instruction, and all safety rules.

Exhibits regular, reliable, punctual and predictable attendance.


-Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education/experience required.

-Up to two years of business/MedSupp/Life Insurance experience, strong decision making and problem solving skills, and the ability to be flexible and provide team a customer service focus.

Schedule —  Full time, flexible

Employee or Contract — Employee

Compensation — Negotiable.

Benefits — Health, dental, vision, 401k and life insurance.

More Information — Review and apply here with Transamerica.