Although the word "insurance" isn't beyond exciting, we know you'll find Pekin Insurance is truly "Beyond the expected" when it comes to your next career move. If you're ready to work with a team of professionals who actually live a core set of valuesand go home each night knowing you've made a difference, you've landed at the right place.
To select, price, and maintain both individual's risks and a book of business consisting of a variety of risks, within a specific territory, while managing the agency force within that territory for growth and profit.
Underwrite, identify, and assesses personal lines risk, including automobile, homeowners, and etc
Service the needs of agents, policyholders and other parties over the telephone, in writing and in person.
Underwrites and reviews existing business
Analyzes reports such as Motor Vehicle Records, Credit Bureau reports, personal interviews, and Property Inspection reports
Clarifies and answers questions for support personnel in department
Consults with other departments regarding individual underwriting situations including questions regarding; billing, coverage, and procedures
Educate agents about product information and changes in Underwriting procedures
Attends seminars or meetings that will focus on various topics involved with underwriting. These topics will include product information and customer service issues
All other duties as assigned
Ability to organize and reason in a logical manner in order to make an informed decision
Ability to listen, define, write, explain and interpret ideas and policies
Ability to express ideas in easily understandable terms
Communicates effectively, verbally and in writing, using a variety of communication methods to build productive relationships
Prioritizes and completes tasks with a concern for all the details involved; monitors and checks work for accuracy and reasonableness
Experience counseling, guiding, leading, coordinating and listening to clients
Ability to work under stress
Ability to improve and recommend changes and policies
Ability to work as a team member and follow directions
Education and Experience
Bachelor Degree required, preferably in business or insurance
Business, customer service or some type of prior work experience required.
Will work in normal office environment with moderate noise levels
Overtime required as needed