Underwriter - Personal Lines and Commercial Lines

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Not specified
Jan 16, 2018
Apr 30, 2018
Job Type
Full Time


This is a great opportunity to build and grow your skills with a relationship-based company that has a great culture and collaborative work environment. As an Underwriter, you will be responsible for underwriting either Personal Lines accounts (individual auto, homeowners) or Commercial Lines (variety of business) accounts in up to 10 states. You will work closely with independent insurance agents and partner with Regional Managers to promote profit and premium growth through new and renewal accounts. On the job training is provided to learn underwriting guidelines and the mutual insurance industry regulations.

What you will do….

• Underwrite new business, renewal policies and policy endorsements
• Review policy applications and related documents to assess the degree of risk
• Review inspection and/or loss control reports on new and existing policies
• Conduct risk analysis to determine acceptance, rejection or non-renewal of policies
• Utilize underwriting guidelines to ensure compliance with state regulations
• Negotiate policy terms and conditions with agents on complex accounts
• Provide exceptional service to policyholders and independent agents
• Establish and maintain a positive working relationship with agencies

The qualifications you need include….

• Bachelor’s degree in Business, Risk Management or related field
• 1-3 years of related work experience
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills
• Ability to manage workload independently and effectively
• A confident decision maker with negotiation skills
• Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
• Good judgement, a great work ethic and highly self-motivated

Badger Mutual Insurance Company provides you with:

• A competitive salary, medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits
• 401K plan with a company match program
• On-site health clinic and free access to company fitness center
• Free parking in a secured, gated parking lot
• Opportunities for professional growth and development
• A management team that values employees as the most important resource
• A workplace that supports the community through company sponsored charity events