Associate Underwriter

Springfield, Missouri
Not Specified
Oct 09, 2016
Dec 08, 2016
Job Type
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Career Level
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Detailed, analytical, and client focused individuals-American National invites you to join our team!

If you find satisfaction working in a collaborative and dynamic team-environment, while also being provided stimulating work that is crucial to the success of the organization: American National would like to speak with you.

As a full-time, Associate Underwriter your job duties will encompass the below:

Assume processing responsibility for assigned states and agencies, process policy changes via the computer system, review policy information, perform rating of vehicle drivers, and verify appropriate coverages

Finalize data entry and authorizing issuance of policies via the computer system

Maintain a working knowledge of the American National policy systems

Maintain understanding of state guidelines, including available discounts, selection / rejection requirements, state specific forms, and updates to underwriting guidelines and rating factors

Review required documentation for policy changes, following up with the underwriters and modify policies as necessary

Review new business applications for accuracy, determine if policies meet eligibility guidelines and accept, reject, and /or adjust coverage as necessary

Assume responsibility for incoming inquiries via phone, email, and fax from agents and others, handle overflow phone inquiries via phone system

Instruct agents on company guidelines and procedures, be an available resource to agents on a daily basis

Research agent service problems / issues to conclusion, this may include communication across divisions

Job Requirements for Consideration:

High School diploma required, completed 2 year degree preferred

Insurance experience and / or insurance education / training preferred

Prior work experience in a customer service / administrative position valuable

Located in Springfield Missouri


At American National we put our core values of financial strength, integrity, respect, service and teamwork at the heart of everything we do. If you share these values and would like to grow your career at a strong, respected company, here's an opportunity for you.

American National was started in 1905 in Galveston, TX, and also has offices in League City, TX, Springfield, MO, and Albany, NY. We offer life, accident and health insurance; property/casualty insurance for personal lines, agribusiness and targeted commercial businesses; and retirement, annuities and pension plan products.

We're committed to our employees and clients alike. If you want a long, rewarding career, if you want a chance to be a part of something big and if you want to make a difference in people's lives, then we want to hear from you.