Underwriting Assistant- Workers' Compensation

Baldwin & Lyons, Inc. Carmel , IN 46033

Posted 1 week ago

Description: Underwriting Assistant

Location: Carmel, IN

About Protective Insurance

Protective Insurance specializes in marketing and underwriting insurance for the transportation industry. Backed by our successful history and financial strength, we offer diverse, innovative products in the property and casualty insurance market.

Position Overview

Protective Insurance is seeking a Workers' Compensation Underwriter Assistant to effectively compile underwriting files from submission documents, discussions with the retail agents and individual research. This position will be the first line for submitting agents and will be responsible for producing high quality files that will ultimately become a viable quote for our agent partners. Early determination of acceptability of a risk and identifying important attributes of an account is essential.

Primary Duties

  • Conduct initial account review for completeness

  • Request necessary missing items from agents via phone and email

  • Decline accounts that do not meet company guidelines

  • Demonstrate strong organizational skills with ability to multitask

  • Produce Loss Development Document to help the underwriter assess needed premium for profit

  • Possess strong communication skills for use with internal and external customers

  • Identify meaningful account characteristics that should be investigated during underwriting process

  • Collaborate with other department underwriters to leverage opportunities

Skills/Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in insurance, business or other related field

  • Prior commercial casualty insurance experience is a plus

  • Detail-oriented and effective time management skills

  • Ability to work independently and remain focused to meet deadlines

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and advanced Excel knowledge

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