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Life Insurance Claims Analyst - Remote Position

Optimum Re Insurance Company / Dallas / Permanent / Full time

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Responsible for timely handling and adjudication of claims, including some complex claims


  • Perform various duties relating to life, accidental death, waiver of premium, and critical illness claims including (1) setting up and reviewing for completeness and accuracy, (2) verifying consistency with policy contract and treaty provisions, and (3) approving payment or denial
  • Adjudicate most basic claims, including smaller contestable claims 
  • Answer most claims related questions from clients
  • Create and maintain monthly and quarterly reports for our retrocessionaire partners
  • Communicate with ceding company and internal clients as needed
  • Train and support clerical staff as needed

Requirements and Essential Skills for the role:

  • 3 years of life insurance claims adjudication
  • Some college coursework or equivalent work experience
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities effectively and meet deadlines
  • Good mathematical proficiency
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work within a team environment in a non-supervisory capacity 
  • Ability to exercise a high attention to detail to minimize errors
  • Strong contract interpretation, organizational, analytical, and customer service skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and client focus perspective
  • Ability to effectively communicate with colleagues of other departments
  • Good knowledge of reinsurance and/or insurance industry customs and practices
  • Basic knowledge and use of Microsoft office products (Excel, Word) and Oracle Discoverer (or equivalent report writing software)
  • Successful passing of at least one ICA exam
  • Successful passing of some LOMA courses preferred

Optimum Re Insurance Company

We aim to build successful partnerships and are committed to supporting the development of life insurance companies of all sizes in the United States. We offer our clients competitively priced reinsurance solutions, additional capacity when needed most, expert underwriting services, insightful research and development, state-of-the-art individual cession administration and skilled claims adjudication know-how. We are a leader in critical illness insurance and other niche markets, thanks to our extensive and recognized knowledge in risk management and claims assessment.

Our customized solutions tailored to the needs of our clients have allowed us to grow in a rapid yet controlled manner. We continue to expand our market presence organically and through select acquisitions.

Since 1987, we serve our clients throughout the United States from our office in Dallas, Texas. Our financial strength rating is “A” (Excellent) with a stable outlook.

1345 River Bend Drive, Suite 100
Dallas, TX 75247

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