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.
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.
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
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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