The Hartford Middle Market Underwriter, Group Benefits in ALPHARETTA, Georgia

Title: Middle Market Underwriter, Group Benefits

Location: United States-Connecticut-Hartford

Other Locations: United States-Florida-Lake Mary, United States-Maine, United States-Georgia-Alpharetta

Job Number: 1701472


  • Within company guidelines, price, appraise/evaluate risk, and underwrite cases 500-5,000 lives.
  • Analyze and review Underwriting guidelines and product offerings to determine appropriate plan designs.
  • Through Requests for Proposals (RFP) interpretation and system automation, generate proposal/plan design and quotes for cases 500-5,000 lives.
  • If applicable, with guidance, profitably underwrites business through brokers and Third Party Administrators (TPAs) by reviewing and analyzing the information on each risk.
  • Works independently but seeks guidance on more complex cases/applications.
  • May answer questions, provide/verify information, price plan changes, rates, services, evaluate morbidity/mortality risks by coverage, etc.
  • Actively contributes to staff projects, assists other underwriters as needed.
  • May provide technical backup at sales presentations to clients/brokers.
  • Performs training assignments and other special assignments.
  • Recognizes problems, issues and improvement possibilities. Ability to summarize information and make recommendations.
  • Partner with assigned sales offices to meet new premium sales goal.



  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience preferred
  • Knowledge of insurance business, organization and products
  • 2 years of group underwriting experience required, group benefits and Voluntary (CI, Accident, HI) experience preferred
  • Work flow and basic system knowledge is preferred.
  • Knowledge of Group Benefits (GB) products/benefits and language desired.
  • Previous knowledge of rating function, quote tracking and/or proposal generation in a group benefits setting preferred.
  • Focus on Risk Selection

We will consider remote work for strong candidatesCandidates will also have the following competencies:+ Customer Focused + Building Relationships + Creative Problem Solving + Analytical/Quantitative Skills + Takes Initiative/Ownership/Accountability + Strong Interpersonal Communication + Maintains Quality + Strong Team Player/Positive Attitude/Professionalism + Time Management

Behaviors at the Hartford+ Deliver Outcomes – Demonstrate a bias for speed and execution that serves our shareholders and customers. + Operate as a Team Player – Work together to drive solutions for the good of The Hartford. + Build Strong Partnerships – Demonstrate integrity and build trust with others. + Strive for Excellence – Motivate yourself and others to achieve high standards and continuously improve.Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or ExpressionJob: Group UW