Senior Professional Underwriter in Indianapolis, IN

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5 - 7 years

Posted 8 weeks ago

Summary

Analyzes, identifies and calculates the risk of loss for policy holders and the organization. Underwrites new policies, renewals and amendments of moderately complex insurance contracts.

Essential Job Functions

  • zReviews moderately complex insurance proposals, calculates possible risk, assesses situations regarding insurance coverage, and provides alternative solutions where appropriate.
  • Gathers information, determines variables, and calculates individual or organizational insurance coverage cost.
  • Determines client suitability for insurance coverage through review of credit history while considering possible legal implications.
  • Negotiates policyholder contract terms and prepares documentation of the policies in accordance with specified terms.
  • Meets with clients to discuss their insurance policies in order to ensure appropriate coverage; provides alternative approaches to policies as appropriate.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration or related field preferred
  • Six or more years of underwriting experience
  • Experience working with underwriting methodologies
  • Experience working with insurance practices
  • Experience working with organizational insurance procedures and policies

Other Qualifications

  • Good communication skills
  • Good organization and planning skills
  • Good personal computer and business solutions software skills
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to create and maintain working relationships with clients

Work Environment

  • Office environment