Underwriting Analyst Trainee- Personal Lines

Location
Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Feb 27, 2019
Closes
Apr 28, 2019
Ref
2023#GIJ--WestGuard.1
Category
Underwriting
Job Type
Not Specified
Career Level
Not Specified
Overview

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies, an A+ Superior rated Insurance company. This will be an exciting opportunity to get in on the ground floor in Berkshire Hathaway GUARDs entry into personal lines insurance. This position provides the opportunity to learn how to evaluate Homeowners and Personal Umbrella risks. This is a great opportunity to begin a career in the insurance industry and to learn about personal lines insurance products. If you are focused on technology, are attentive to detail, and demonstrate strong initiative, then our team might be right for you!

Responsibilities

  • Utilize company underwriting criteria to accept, reject or modify the new and renewal business based on underwriting authority and company guidelines for Homeowners and Personal Umbrella
  • Perform independent verification of insured's home and review external inspection reports
  • Review and process change requests on in-force policies
  • Evaluate in-force policies at renewal
  • Develop relationships with agencies
  • Participate in Underwriting Training for new products, directives and processes
  • Performs other duties as needed
Qualifications

Candidates should have investigative skills, be comfortable using the Internet as a research tool, have excellent communication and customer service skills, and must be an overall team player. You will work in a fast-paced team environment and candidates should have the ability to adapt quickly to changes and have solid time management skills. Bachelors degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.