Auto-Owners Insurance, a top-rated Insurance Carrier, is seeking a motivated individual to join our team as an Underwriting Field Service Representative. The position involves the following essential duties and responsibilities:
Inspects premises to obtain data for underwriting purposes.
Determines from observation, discuss with insureds and the review of accounting records the proper classifications, premium basis and scope of operations.
Conduct on-site visits of existing policyholders and complete comprehensive survey reports to evaluate operations, exposures and controls and provide an overall assessment for adequate risk selection, pricing and application of techniques for profitable Underwriting results.
Complete value-based correspondence to summarize visit activities that includes solutions-based discussion and development of meaningful recommendations to minimize policyholder exposure to loss.
Inspects and obtain information including photographs on the condition of premises and business operation as it pertains to the property perils and liability exposure.
Manage and schedule a weekly agenda of appointments to maximize the number of physical inspections performed in a given period of time.
Desired Skills & Experience
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university or several years’ experience or training that the Company considers sufficiently related
Excellent oral and written communication, presentation and marketing skills
Active listening and the ability to ask open-ended questions
Sound interpersonal, consultative and collaborative skills
Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, organizational and time-management skills
Detail oriented and disciplined
Strong work ethic
Assertive and high level of self-motivation
Ability to work independently, remotely and with minimal supervision
Ability to work cooperatively and enthusiastically with both internal and external stakeholders
Flexibility for necessary travel and occasional overnight stays
Valid driver’s license with good driving history
Competitive salary, matching 401(k) retirement plans, fully-funded Pension plan, bonus programs, paid holidays, vacation days, personal days, paid sick leave, and a comprehensive health care plan.
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.