Premium Auditor Trainee

Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania
Not Specified
Nov 12, 2020
Jan 11, 2021
Job Type
Not Specified
Career Level
Not Specified

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD offers a collaborative company culture with outstanding benefits and competitive compensation. Our organization is expanding throughout the United States, and were looking for talented individuals to join our team and establish a rewarding career with us.

Our success is founded on our strong reputation, and we have received an A+ Superior grade by the leading independent insurance rating organization. Backed by our ultimate parent company, Berkshire Hathaway Inc., our brand is founded upon trust, service, and innovation. If youre looking for an employer with integrity and flexibility, keep reading to learn about our benefits and job openings.


  • Excellent working hours (8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. M-F)
  • Generous vacation and sick time
  • Closed on all major holidays
  • Healthcare benefits begin on your first day of employment
  • 401K with company match and profit sharing
  • Tuition reimbursement after six months of employment
  • Discover opportunities to advance your career
  • Be part of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., one of the worlds most admired companies

The Premium Audit Trainee is responsible for accurately determining the final policy premium for Workers Compensation and Business Owner Policies by validating class codes assigned to each policy and confirming that proper payroll, sales, and subcontractor costs are properly charged and assigned to the correct classifications on the policy. This is done through an audit of policyholders books and records either through the mail, over the phone, or via an on-site audit at the policyholders location.


  • Perform mail and telephone audits from our home office location in Wilkes-Barre, PA

  • Serve as the primary contact for policyholders throughout the audit process by providing superior customer service, follow up, education, and explanations of the audit function to help facilitate satisfactory completion of the audit within predetermined timelines

  • Review audit worksheets, payroll journals, distribution journals, tax documentation, and various other ad-hoc reports as needed to determine chargeable exposures in accordance with applicable state laws and manuals

  • Review operations of business through the use of telephone interviews, audit worksheets, file documentation, applications, and internet searches to validate classifications are properly assigned to the policy in accordance with applicable state laws and manuals

  • Complete audit worksheets using an excel template and process the audit findings in our proprietary policy system


  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Attention to detail and accuracy are essential for this role

  • Bachelors degree in accounting, finance, business administration; or an equivalent combination of education and experience preferred

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Proficient use of a computer