Underwriting Tech I

Employer
Florida Peninsula Insurance Company
Location
Sarasota, Florida
Salary
$30,000 - $49,999
Posted
Oct 24, 2019
Closes
Dec 22, 2019
Ref
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Industry
Insurance
Category
Insurance
Career Level
Entry Level

POSITION  SUMMARY:

This is a staff position involved in providing underwriting support for the underwriter. The Underwriter Technician reviews less technical endorsements, property inspections, failed inspections, renewal questionnaire referrals and related correspondence.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Complete daily assignments for new and renewal business in a paperless environment.
  • Review property applications and related documents to confirm eligibility, insurance to value and rate factor verification.
  • Refer policies needing underwriting action to underwriter for review/decision.
  • Complete action on items referred by underwriter.
  • Effectively manages work items in compliance:   Time/service standards
  • Within established efficiency and quality standards
  • Provide exceptional customer service with agents and other company support positions via written correspondence.
  • Develop underwriting expertise by building technical knowledge through learning and development activities.
  • Implement underwriting decisions in compliance with state laws and company guidelines
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned.

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • High school graduate or GED required, some college preferred
  • Minimum of 1-2 years' experience in the personal lines insurance field or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Knowledge of prevalent industry computer software (Microsoft Office, etc) Florida Insurance License {4-40 or 20-44) required.

 ABILITIES:

  • Problem Solving: Identifying and resolving problems in a timely manner, developing solutions, working well in team environment to problem-solve
  • Judgment: Reaching sound conclusions by evaluating data and options for action.
  • Communication: Communicating clearly and persuasively in positive and negative situations, both orally and written
  • Organization: Organizing work and prioritizing tasks

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