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Personal Lines Underwriter

Company: Safepoint MGA, LLC
Location: Metairie
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Job titleUnderwriter - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -FLSA: ExemptReports toPersonal Lines Supervisor -Job SummaryReviews applications, inspections, and endorsement requests to determine the eligibility of the property or request for coverage within the company guidelines. -Duties and responsibilities - - - -

Reviews exterior inspection reports, new business submissions, risk alerts as well as follow up tasks on accounts needing additional underwriting review/action.Reviews requests for underwriter cancellation/nonrenewal action, reinstatement requests, and endorsements for acceptability.Interprets manuals and contracts for multiple lines of business in multiple states. Researches and correctly enters information into the company policy administration system.Communicates effectively internally and externally, escalating issues when warranted.Adheres to the established productivity and quality metrics established. -Other tasks and projects may be assigned. -Essential Functions
Assists internal service associates via telephone and e-mail with exception requests beyond their authority level.Assists agents via telephone and e-mail with new business exception requests. Provides feedback on submissions and documentation needed to make application or endorsement acceptable to the company. -Qualifications
3-5 years of agency or underwriting experience in property and casualty insurance.Thorough knowledge of the underwriting process and the analytics involvedExcellent communication and organizational skills Advanced computer skills and strong systems knowledgeCollege degree preferred -Physical requirementsWhile performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to type, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. -Working conditionsThis job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, copiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. -Compensation and BenefitsWe recognize that talented professionals are attracted to companies that provide a great place to work, combined with a comprehensive and competitive pay and benefits package, along with opportunities for personal growth and job advancement. For this reason we are pleased to provide: - Market Competitive Wages commensurate with experience and quarterly bonus incentives - Prof. Development and Educational Assistance Programs - Safe Harbor 401K Plan with Immediate Vesting and an Automatic Company Contribution - Paid Time-Off (Discretionary, PTO, Parental Leave, and others) - Company Paid Holidays - Health Insurance - Dental Insurance - Vison Insurance - Short and Long Term Disability Insurance - Flexible Spending Accounts with Company Contribution - Health Savings Accounts with Company Contribution - Employee Life and AD&D Insurance - Dependent Life and AD&D Insurance - Free AAA Membership - Identity Theft Protection - Other Ancillary Insurance Benefit Programs - And more--- -Safepoint Insurance is an equal employment opportunity employer. We adhere to a policy of making employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age or disability. We assure you that your opportunity for employment with Safepoint depends solely on your qualifications.Powered by JazzHR

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