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Surety Broker Trainee

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Aon Corporation Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 5 months ago

Job Description:

Aon Is Looking For A Surety Broker Trainee

As part of an industry-leading surety team, you will help empower results for our clients by delivering innovative and effective solutions as part of our Surety team group within Construction Services Group in Chicago, IL. Do you have a passion for identifying risks? Are you a "go-getter" kind of person, driven to take your career to the next level? As an Surety Broker Trainee, you will report directly to the Regional Director of Commercial Surety.

Your Impact As A Surety Broker Trainee

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for routine support activities to brokers and senior brokers with defined deadlines, related to renewal strategy documents, proposals, submissions along with data analysis for the placement of insurance solutions.

  • May facilitate and/or participate in client/broker strategy meetings.

  • May send requests for quotations to the surety carriers with opportunities to negotiation programs.

  • Manages daily work within established guidelines and receives general instructions on newly introduced assignments.

  • Assists with the processing of policy and related documents

  • Provides support to the account management process, when appropriate

  • Successfully complete formal training program and work with a mentor to develop Bond underwriting expertise

  • Achieve standards established for success in the program by completing daily assignments, including reading of text materials, completion of on-line courses and assignments, case study work, exams, and general activities

  • Quickly learn and assimilate new processes, product knowledge, and sales skills

  • Learn to use Aon Business Process Guidelines to assure profitability:

  • Study in preparation for obtaining the Associate in Fidelity and Surety Bonding (AFSB) designation

  • Successfully obtain Broker's License.

You Bring Knowledge and Expertise

Required Experience/Skills:

  • Bright, confident, assertive, know how to get results

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills: verbal, written, presentation

  • Coach-able, team focused

  • Ability to obtain Associate in Fidelity and Surety Bonding designation

  • Excellent written and verbal communication with strong sales and marketing skills

  • Strong sales skills and business acumen

  • High energy self-starter, good decision maker with an entrepreneurial spirit

  • Solid time management skills

  • Computer savvy- experience with MS office suite

  • Demonstrates leadership qualities

  • Achievement oriented

Preferred Experience:

  • Internship experience within a professional or corporate setting


Bachelor's Degree; Business, Economics, Finance, Accounting, Sales, Marketing majors preferred

Achieved a 3.0 GPA or higher

We offer you

A competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.

Our Colleague Experience:

From helping clients gain access to capital after natural disasters, to creating access to health care and retirement for millions, Aon colleagues empower results for our clients, communities, and each other every day. They make a difference, work with the best, own their potential, and value one another. This is the Aon Colleague Experience, defining what it means to work at Aon and realizing our vision of empowering human and economic possibility. To learn more visit Aon Colleague Experience.

About Aon:

Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is the leading global provider of risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Our more than 72,000 colleagues worldwide empower results for clients in over 120 countries with innovative and effective risk and people solutions and through industry-leading global resources and technical expertise. To learn more visit

By applying for a position with Aon, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Aon's employment policies. Background checks may include some or all of the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.

Aon provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran, marital, or domestic partner status. Aon is committed to a diverse workforce and is an affirmative action employer.


Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Job number: 2438722

Category: Account Management / Brokerage / Insurance

Location: United States, IL, Chicago
11/2/2018 16:52:36

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