Underwriter - Commercial Lines

Location
Bedford, New Hampshire
Salary
Competitive salary plus an outstanding bonus potential
Posted
Nov 23, 2016
Closes
Jan 22, 2017
Category
Underwriting
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Entry Level

Merchants Insurance Group is seeking an entry-level Commercial Lines Underwriter to join our regional team in our Bedford, New Hampshire Regional Office.  Working with more experienced underwriters, you will have the opportunity to learn while you service and underwrite smaller commercial accounts, and prepare for a more senior level underwriting opportunity with Merchants in the future.

As an Underwriter I, you would be responsible for underwriting and making decisions on small commercial new business, as well as underwriting renewals, and endorsements on an existing book of business.  The candidate will be collaborating with Merchants Insurance Agency Partners in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and/or Vermont.  

Prior insurance experience is preferred, however we will consider recent college graduates with an insurance education concentration.  Excellent telephone and written communication skills are required, as well as the ability and desire to make occasional field visits to your agents.  A commitment to continuing professional insurance education is required.     

Merchants offers a competitive salary, bonus potential, and attractive benefits package including health, dental, vision and 401(k).