Overview

Great West Life Jr. Group Medical Underwriter Full Time in Toronto, ON

Great West Life

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Jr. Group Medical Underwriter
Location:
Toronto, ON

Assessing, investigating, administrating and communicating evidence of insurability on individual applicants for life, disability and critical illness under the…

Job Description:
You will be accountable for:

  • Assessing, investigating, administrating and communicating evidence of insurability on individual applicants for life, disability and critical illness under the small group insurance plans
  • Processing all client correspondence
  • Meeting turnaround service levels and providing superior customer service to both our internal and external clients
  • Calculating premiums for various benefits
  • Processing medical requests to service providers and maintaining follow-ups
  • Meeting deadlines for reports, responses to applicants and clients using telephone, email and fax
  • Participating in the research of projects as assigned
  • Living our values of Customer View; Integrity; Partnership; and Communities

Required Competencies and Behaviors:

  • Very Strong keyboard skills with high accuracy levels
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written
  • Ability to analyze problems and make effective decisions
  • Ability to work accurately with high volumes and within daily deadlines
  • St Ability to handle sensitive situations with tact and diplomacy
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work well both in a team environment and independently
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Knowledge of Medical Terminology
  • Proven mathematical skills
  • Knowledge of MS Word and Excel
  • Fluency with French an asset
  • Ability to excel within a Purpose/Vision driven environment

We offer a team-oriented work environment and competitive income. We have a cafeteria, fitness centre and child day care facility on site.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply on-line by July 3, 2015. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-06-30
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