Underwriter - Greenwood Village, CO

Brown & Brown, Inc  |  Greenwood Village, Colorado  |  Underwriting

Job Summary:

Inventive provider of industry-specific underwriting services for commercial insurance programs has an immediate opening in our Denver Tech Center office for an Underwriter for several national liability and work comp programs.


  • Oversee a number of staff entering work comp policies, audits, ex-mods into a carrier system
  • Comfortable dealing with daily issues of policyholders via phone or email
  • Evaluates applications for new business, renewals and endorsements for acceptability in adherence to underwriting guidelines.
  • Responsible for a book of business in excess of $1.5mm annual premiums
  • Determines whether to accept, modify, or decline risks
  • Establishes types and limits of coverage to be provided
  • Calculates standard rates and premium charges by using approved formulas and tables.
  • Develops or modifies policy wording when standard text is not appropriate.
  • Consults with company representatives, insurance brokers, and other insurance or inspection companies to obtain further information, quote rates, or explain company underwriting policies
  • Responsible for issuing new and renewal business based on established timelines

Offers competitive base salaries and bonus plans with an comprehensive benefits program including Medical, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance, 401K match, paid time off, paid holidays and much more.

Required Competencies:

  • Superior computer skills especially with Excel (test of proficiency may be required)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Risk Management or other relevant field or 5-10 years Liability Underwriting, designations preferred
  • Current Property/Casualty Insurance License
  • Demonstrated competence in all lines of coverage
  • Analytical and problem solving skills as required to synthesize complex or diverse information and identify and resolve problems
  • High level of customer service skills to manage difficult customer situations and to respond promptly to customer needs
  • Quality oral and written communication skills

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We take pride in the diversity of our team and seek diversity in our applicants.