Auto-Owners Insurance, a top-rated insurance carrier, is seeking a motivated entry-level underwriting professional to join our team. The position requires the person to:
Learn various insurance coverages and contracts along with company philosophy and procedures, in order to make underwriting decisions
Become familiar with company policies, manuals, forms and endorsements in order to understand their meaning and use
Analyze loss experience, financial conditions and physical characteristics of risks
Acquire a working knowledge of supporting sections of the underwriting department
Effectively communicate with independent agents and other employees through verbal and/or written means
DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
Ability to organize data, multi-task and make decisions independently
Above average communication skills (written and verbal)
Ability to resolve complex issues
An interest in developing product knowledge through participation in approved educational programs
Competitive salary, matching 401(k) retirement plans, fully funded pension plan, bonus programs, student loan assistance, paid holidays, vacation days, personal days, paid sick leave, and a comprehensive health care plan.
*Please note that the ability to work in the U.S. without current or future sponsorship is a requirement.
About Auto-Owners Insurance
Auto-Owners Insurance is a mutual insurance company comprised of five subsidiary property and casualty companies and one Life Company. We were formed in 1916; we operate in twenty-six states and are proud to be ranked among the Fortune 500 every year since 2002, with written premium of over $6 billion. Our corporate headquarters is located in Lansing, Michigan. Auto-Owners Insurance offers a wide range of career opportunities and welcomes candidates from all majors. We offer a friendly work environment, in-depth training, employee mentoring, and an excellent compensation/benefits package. To learn more about career opportunities available please visit our website at www.auto-owners.com.