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Associate Chief Underwriter

Req Id:  2376
Job Location: 

Charlotte, NC, US, 28277

Brighthouse Financial is on a mission to help people achieve financial security. As one of the largest providers of annuities and life insurance in the U.S., we specialize in products designed to help people protect what they’ve earned and ensure it lasts. We are built on a foundation of experience and knowledge, which allows us to keep our promises and provide the value they deserve.


At Brighthouse Financial, we’re fostering a culture where diverse backgrounds and experiences are celebrated, and different ideas are heard and respected. We believe that by creating an inclusive workplace, we’re better able to attract and retain our talent, provide valuable solutions that meet the needs of our advisors and their clients, and deliver on our mission of helping more people achieve financial security. We’re seeking passionate, high-performing team member to join us. Sound like you? Read on. 


How This Role Contributes to Brighthouse Financial:

The Associate Chief Underwriter role in the Mortality Insights, Methodologies and Controls area will assist in the development of underwriting/claims processes and procedures. The individual will participate in the mentoring and training of underwriters, work with vendors related to underwriting/claims requirements and processes to maintain the agreed to service levels.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Exercises sound underwriting business judgment
  • Co-signs cases referred by other underwriters
  • Review claims (Life and LTC)
  • Assist in setting underwriting philosophy, guidelines, procedures and requirement for mortality risk management
  • Establish working relationships and rapport across core functions, key vendors and support areas including product, marketing, legal and compliance to enable department priorities.


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

  • At least 10 years of underwriting experience
  • Contestable claims review
  • Long term care underwriting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • Holds FALU, FLMI and/or CLU industry designations
  • Strong written and verbal communication and influencing skills



Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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