Underwriting Assistant, Sr.

Princeton, New Jersey
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Oct 04, 2016
Dec 03, 2016
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Title_Underwriting Assistant, Sr._

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.

PositionUnderwriting Assistant, Sr.

LocationNJ, Princeton

DescriptionProcesses new and renewal financial institution submissions for underwriters and facilitates communication between underwriters and external contacts. Duties include but are not limited to:
  • 100 % Underwriting/Underwriting Support
  • Identifies unsuitable risks and makes declination recommendation; communicates AmTrust's position to client
  • Screens larger more complex risks for underwriting by accurately entering all rating and other required information into the system; Contacts agent/brokers for additional information, if required accounts for referral to Senior Underwriters; identifies issues with respect to financial performance, management, regulatory agreements and loss history.
  • Regularly interacts with customers, agents/ brokers, underwriters and senior management
  • Prepares and responds to phone and email questions regarding coverage or other issues

    Open Date10/3/2016

    Position Requirements+ High school diploma required with Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Finance related discipline preferred
  • Five years prior related work experience in insurance, banking or financial services required
  • Experience in bank regulatory, bank auditing or experience in a financial institution preferred
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong skills in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel) and Lotus Notes
  • Strong time management skills and ability to multitask
  • Ability to work independently and deal with conflict


    Req NumberUND-16-00138

    Shift-not applicable-

    Number of Openings1

    Employee Referral Eligible

    Employee Referral PayoutThis position is currently accepting applications.