Cleveland, Ohio
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Oct 03, 2016
Dec 02, 2016
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About the OrganizationAmTrust Financial Services, Inc., (Nasdaq: AFSI) headquartered in New York City, is a multinational insurance holding company, which, through its insurance carriers, offers specialty property and casualty insurance products, including workers' compensation, commercial automobile and general liability; extended service and warranty coverage.


LocationOH, Cleveland

DescriptionThis is a staff position involved in the review and appraisal of applications for insurance. Uses knowledge and independent judgment to determine eligibility of risks when compared to guidelines of programs available. Responds to questions from agents and insured's received via telephone, mail and fax. Participates in surveys and studies by department to produce production and loss analysis reports as required. Essential Functions: · Reviews applications for insurance coverage, reports from loss control consultants and other information to determine if application is acceptable for the program(s) available. · Evaluate the experience of a risk against the class of business under review. · Evaluate the loss potential due to catastrophe, severity, and/or frequency. · May rate policies or check previously rated policies for proper rating. · Utilizes knowledge of automated systems to develop information for new or renewal policies. · Prepares quotations for agents and answers questions from agents, policyholder, or prospects. · Assists agents with comments or questions about applications and the likelihood of acceptance by the company. · Reviews requests for cancellation, endorsements, etc. · Reviews policies for renewal consideration. · Request additional documentation necessary for the processing of an application, endorsement or cancellation. · Enter and/or research information into computer system. · Strong analytical skills with an attention to detail.

Open Date10/7/2016

Position Requirements+ May visit agents.
  • Performs other duties as may be assigned.
  • Present a professional and helpful appearance.
  • Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • High school graduate or GED preferred, college level courses with an emphasis on business studies helpful, professional certifications beneficial (P&C Lic., AAI, AIM, etc.).
  • Prior exposure to insurance underwriting type activities.
  • Basic familiarity with computers.
  • Good oral and written communications skills.
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to pay attention to details.
  • Resourceful and controlled assertive behavior characteristics.
  • Knowledge of departmental regulations and policies.
  • Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines and standard accepted underwriting practices.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Must meet physical requirements and pass substance abuse screening as may be required.
  • Training and Experience
  • High School graduate or GED preferred.
  • Experience in standard underwriting practices and procedures.
  • Associated classes or courses and/or industry license, or designation. #li-post


    Req NumberUND-16-00020

    Shift-not applicable-

    Number of Openings1

    Employee Referral Eligible

    Employee Referral PayoutThis position is currently accepting applications.