Contract Specialist in Portland, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 5/25/2018

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Contract Specialist

Downtown, Portland

12 Months Temp to Hire!

$16-$21 DOE

The Contract Specialist evaluates requests, documentation and/or system input to create complete, accurate and legally defensible individual insurance contracts, amendments, and contract related documents which accurately reflect the insurance risk and comply with the company’s underwriting and legal requirements and individual state specific requirements. The Specialist collaborates with IDI Underwriters and other support staff to ensure appropriate risk management.


Create individual insurance contracts and related documents, based on individual insured eligibility as determined by underwriter that are complete, accurate and legally defensible.

Acquire and maintain and in depth knowledge of individual state specific requirements and ensure contract accuracy. Review file documentation as needed to identify discrepancies in underwriter communication and approved risk. Pursue clarification and correction as needed. Policies must be created and shipped within specified turnaround time utilizing various computer programs and software.

Review individual insurance applications for completeness, compliance with state and corporate requirements and valid producer contracting. Enter personal and contract information into policy administration system verifying plan and policy features. Determine and enter policy specific codes into system to ensure accurate actuarial data collection as appropriate.

Provide 100% quality assurance review on each individual contract to ensure completeness and accuracy. Act as subject matter expert to internal customers as relates to compliance and individual state contract requirements.

Maintain effective working relationships on contract related matters. Communicate effectively with internal customers utilizing either verbal or written communication to resolve policy related issues.

Perform Reissue from Start requests assuring accurate internal accounting, compensation impact and SOX requirements are followed. Provide ongoing support to projects and other tasks as assigned. Complete system testing for process and system improvements.


Education: High school diploma, plus 1 to 2 years secondary education, and/or equivalent experience.

Experience: Demonstrated ability to produce grammatically correct documents and ability to work with multiple or shifting priorities; Attention to detail and accuracy in a high production environment; PC skills and ability to type 45 WPM (assessment given); Ability to effectively communication with a variety of internal customers; Ability to apply policies and procedures to a variety of situations; Ability to make independent decisions in the absence of specific direction to mitigate risk.

Professional certification required: N/A

How to Apply: Email Maureen Wehrley at with your resume and the position title in the subject line or call 503-820-5224.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer