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Underwriting Consultant

Date Posted: Dec 2, 2017

Location: Dallas, TX, US, 75240

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : Texas : Dallas  


Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife is hiring an Underwriting Consultant for our Group Benefits business in National Accounts.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Underwrites renewals for multiple products by reviewing details of the current plan (premium history, claim history, etc.) and company financial condition to determine appropriate renewal action; prepares pricing analysis for review; makes plan design change recommendations.
  • Underwrites new business quotes by analyzing financial and plan information to determine whether or not to accept risk.
  • Prices plan changes at broker or customer request, or to impact new business or renewal rate action. 
  • Develops new business pricing models.
  • Maintains pricing files and databases in accordance with defined standards. 
  • Participates in RFP strategy, implementation, and administration processes. 
  • Provides consultative services for Account Executive, broker or customer regarding life, dental, and disability plans. 
  • Assists customer unit administrative consultants to deliver and explain case underwriting results. 
  • Participates in strategic planning and project work to develop and/or improve underwriting processing, or that reviews previously released quotes for purpose of understanding trends and results. 
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or required.
  • Supervisory Responsibilities:  None.  May provide guidance to junior staff members.


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • 4 years’ work experience in group insurance underwriting.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in applied mathematics, actuarial sciences, or a related field, or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience in group life, dental, disability, or medical underwriting.
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships.
  • Analytical.
  • Detailed oriented.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing


Business Category

Group Benefits


Number of Openings



At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 88102 

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth