Underwriting Assistant

Reports to:  Underwriting Assistant Manager

Non-Exempt (subject to overtime)

WRC Competencies:

  • Core – Customer Service, Teamwork, Ethical, Innovation
  • Underwriting – Completes tasks per department standards, including turn-around times; makes decisions geared toward supporting our clients and business results, within given authority; maintains well-defined policy notes that contribute to transparency of decisions.

Other Competencies (knowledge, skills and abilities) required of candidates:

  • Attention to detail
  • Comfort making decisions within authority level and determining when sufficient information exists to make a decision
  • Willingness to listen and, when appropriate, revise decisions as new information is obtained
  • Familiarity with the concept of underwriting guidelines and qualifications
  • Knowledge of key risk factors for personal auto insurance

Educational Requirements: 

  • High school or equivalent work experience
  • 3 years of experience in the Property/Casualty Insurance industry, underwriting experience preferred
  • Having earned an insurance designation (IIA, CISR, AINS, etc.) preferred

Lifting Requirements: 

  • Minimal

Responsibilities (Primary/Secondary/Other):  

Primary:

  • Provide courteous and professional customer service to agents and insureds.
  • Take calls and answer voicemails from the CSR Hunt Group and Underwriting Hunt Group.
  • Work tasks in 1st Otto-mation inboxes within 2 days of receipt, within established letter of authority.
  • Assist agents and customers with billing inquiries and underwriting decisions, within established letter of authority.

Secondary:

  • Enter or import premium payments for all lines in absence of Billing Specialists.

Other duties as assigned by management.

Job Requirements:  

  • Will need availability to work until 4:30 p.m.

Computer programs required for this position:

  • Microsoft Office products

To apply, upload resume below. Or send email with resume to hr@thewrcgroup.com and include the job title in the email subject line.

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