Market Conduct Examiner, Life and Health - Contractual
MIA ANALYST I
|Department||Maryland Insurance Administration|
|Date Opened||2/4/2019 4:59:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||2/18/2019 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$20.23 - $24.25/hour|
|HR Analyst||Lynn Hill|
The Maryland Insurance Administration (MIA) is an independent State agency that regulates Maryland’s insurance industry and protects consumers by monitoring and enforcing insurers’ and insurance professionals’ compliance with State law. Through the diligence of a highly professional staff of market analysts, financial analysts, accountants, lawyers, law enforcement officers, actuaries, complaint investigators, and others, the MIA works to facilitate a strong and competitive insurance marketplace where consumers are well informed and treated fairly. Staff members are subject matter experts who serve as a resource for lawmakers, consumers, and other public and private entities.
The MIA is charged with a broad range of responsibilities including the licensure of insurance carriers and insurance producers (brokers/agents) operating in Maryland, the conduct of financial examinations of companies to monitor financial solvency, and the review and approval of rates and contract forms. The MIA investigates reports of consumer fraud and consumer complaints about life, health, automobile, homeowners, and/or property insurance. Insurance carriers are subject to market conduct examinations and other actions to monitor compliance with Maryland law. The MIA also has a unit dedicated to consumer education and outreach, which participates in hundreds of events and reaches thousands of individual consumers annually.
LOCATION OF POSITION
Main Purpose of Job
Education: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four year college or university.
Experience: One year of experience as an underwriter, claims adjuster, insurance producer, insurance regulator or related profession.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Strong preference will be given to applicants that possess the following preferred qualification(s). Include clear and specific information on your application regarding the qualifications.
· Candidate should have strong analytic and writing skills; and
· Experience reading laws and regulations.
Contractual employees who work for an agency covered under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program (the Program), have a current employment contract and work 30 or more hours a week (or on average 130 hours per month) may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage for themselves and their dependents. As a contractual employee, you will be responsible for paying 25% of the premiums for your medical and prescription coverage, including any eligible dependents you have enrolled. The State of Maryland will subsidize the remaining 75% of the cost for these benefits. You can also elect to enroll in dental coverage, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and life insurance, but will be responsible to pay the full premium for these benefits.
Leave may be granted to a temporary/contractual employee who has worked 120 days in a 12 month period. This leave accrues at a rate of one hour for every 30 hours worked, not to exceed 40 hours per calendar year.
If you have any questions concerning this recruitment, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. For immediate consideration, upload one WORD or PDF file, at the "Resume" tab, that contains:
1. a cover letter stating your interest and specific salary requirements; and
2. a current professional resume.
If you are unable to apply online, you may submit the requested information via mail. Please include all items listed above to ensure consideration.
Complete application packets may be mailed to:
Maryland Insurance Administration
Human Resources - Recruitment#: 19-009639-0002
200 St. Paul Place, Suite 2700 Baltimore, MD 21202
Incomplete submissions will not receive consideration.
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