Fidelity Life Association (FLA), established in 1896, is an innovative life insurance company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois (far Northwest side). The company anticipates substantial growth from new marketing and business strategies. The organization has a progressive culture built on teamwork and accomplishment.
Perform duties as the Underwriting Administrative Assistant in a newly established dynamic office of a life insurance company. This position reports to the Chief Underwriter and performs a wide variety of administrative tasks in support of the Underwriting Department.
Key Responsibilities and Duties:
Provide administrative support for the Underwriting Department
Track and report Medical Information Bureau (MIB) codes, Attending Physician Statement (APS) ordering and tracking
Monitor/audit all invoices from vendors and Third Party Under Writers (TPUs) relating to the Underwriting Department
Respond to internal/external customer requests through multiple media
Develop and run periodic reports as needed
Handle phone activity for Chief Underwriter and/or Underwriter Manager when they are absent
Strong organizational skills with focus on details and follow-up
Demonstrated ability to correspond and communicate in a professional manner
Ability to work well under pressure and be flexible
Comfortable with technology and change
Solid written and verbal communication skills
Accounting/math skills a plus
Proficient with MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Outlook and the internet
Education and Experience:
3-5 years of related experience preferred.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Group underwriting experience is a plus.
Meet the physical demands of a professional office environment
Must be able to lift 10-15 lbs. occasionally
To learn more about Fidelity Life Association (FLA) please visit our website at www.fidelitylife.com.
As an FLA employee you would be eligible for the following company paid benefits short and long term disability coverage, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, paid time off, and a vision care plan. In addition, contributory health and dental insurance, flexible spending accounts, and a 401K plan are available.
If the above description describes you and youre interested in joining FLAs hard-working professional team, please send your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
An EOE/AA employer, FLA supports a diverse workforce.
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