LocationKansas City, MO
Manager, Product Filing and Forms
Manager, Product Filings and Forms
Americo is currently hiring for a Manager of Product Filings and Forms to direct the execution of contract drafting and filing strategies in support of the company’s new product initiatives and maintain compliance of currently marketed products and in-force business, ensuring cohesive and efficient execution. This individual will collaborate with the Product Development actuaries to create innovative products that are timely and responsive to industry trends. Along with directing and prioritizing implementation of new forms in contract composition (Thunderhead) to facilitate the efficient implementation of new products and maintain contract compliance.
Oversee contract composition function
Direct product drafting and filing strategies in support of new product initiatives and product maintenance.
Establish and direct department priorities by making assignment and delegation decisions that best serve the achievement of company objectives.
Daily management and administration of Product Development – Compliance department, including tasks such as associate review and development, scheduling and documenting attendance, and management and audit of department budget and expenses.
Assist other business units as requested in the interest of promoting compliance in all aspects of the Company’s operations.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of management principles
Knowledge of life insurance and annuity product fundamentals
Knowledge of function and mechanisms of form filing process from both an industry and state perspective
Knowledge of function and mechanism of form drafting
Knowledge of function and mechanisms of contract composition
Knowledge of current industry environment
Knowledge of legal/compliance research tools
Project management and implementation
Ability to manage concurrent and competing priorities
Advanced interpersonal skills
Advanced computer skills: MS Word, Access, Excel, Adobe Acrobat and general understanding of industry systems
Americo: We’re in this for life!
The roots of the Americo family of companies date back more than 100 years. Americo is a life insurance, annuity, and Medicare Supplement Insurance company providing innovative products to our customers. At Americo, it’s the people who make things work, so we hope you join us!
What you’ll love about working at Americo:
Compensation: You’ll feel valued with our competitive pay and robust bonus program that’s offered to all associates.
Learning and development: We prepare you with a comprehensive, paid training program that will get you ready for success. Additionally, our Talent Development team creates a variety of development opportunities for associates at every stage of their careers.
Work-life balance: We place true value on work-life balance with our generous paid time off; you begin accruing hours right off the bat every month and it increases with tenure. All new hires earn over 4 weeks of paid time off annually, plus 11 paid company holidays! We also support new parents with a generous new child leave program, along with paid STD and LTD.
Health and well-being: We commit to your health and well-being and are proud to offer comprehensive health and life insurance options including FSA or HSA accounts and subsidies to support your health and fitness goals through vendor partnerships at The Y, Orange Theory, WW, and more.
Future planning: Americo offers a 401(k) with a company match, and we provide child care and education tax credits or savings options.
Giving back: We support several local organizations like Ronald McDonald House, Hope Lodge, the American Red Cross, Harvesters, and many more. Our associates volunteer their time and donate money alongside the company to make a difference in our community.
The fun stuff: Americo participates in Kansas City Corporate Challenge, and it’s a great way to connect with coworkers. Additionally, we host events like a Royals Party at the K, a legendary Holiday Party, and in-office events with local vendors as a way for associates to step away from work and enjoy each other’s company.
Bustling environment: Our newly renovated offices are conveniently located in downtown Kansas City, within walking distance to your favorite restaurants and attractions. Plus, you’ll receive complimentary paid parking near our Americo offices – downtown parking is a premium, but we’ve got you covered.