Claims Underwriter

Kelly Services - Chicago, IL

Full-time | Temporary | Contract
Claims Underwriter- Chicago, IL

Kelly Services is currently recruiting for a full-time, temporary Claims Underwriter for our client, a leading insurance company, at their location in Chicago, IL.

Pay rate: $20-$22/hour

Schedule: 40 hours per week, first shift schedule

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:
Examine individual medical applications for accuracy and completeness while working with production staff to secure all required documents
Work directly with other teams, including Client Services and Group Underwriting
May be involved in the underwriting of products through multiple sales channels
This position underwrites, life, accident, critical, cancer, supplemental insurance

Required Skills, Knowledge & Relevant Work Experience:
Thorough understanding of individual medical underwriting, emphasis on supplemental health and life products
Ability to assess an individual's insurability while adhering to all regulatory and compliance requirements
Ability to make rating recommendations
Ability to meet production, quality and service standards along with providing direct coaching and feedback to ensure quality
Excellent interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving and communication skills
Commitment to teamwork and self-motivated
Bachelor's degree or equivalent education/experience required
1-2 years’ experience in underwriting required
MS Office Suite experience, particularly with Excel

Term of Assignment:
October 21st, 2019 through April 20th, 2020

Important information:
This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Please submit your resume to be considered for this position. If you have questions about the opening, you may contact the recruiter for this position at

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