Senior Professional Underwriter in Indianapolis, IN

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Technical Services   •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 8 weeks ago

Job Description:

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

  • Assesses background information regarding the individual or group requesting insurance coverage using standard practices. Analyzes data to determine benefits and rates.
  • Reviews 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