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Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group | a W. R. Berkley Company

POSITION

Underwriting Technician

 

LOCATION

Richmond, VA

 

DEPARTMENT

Underwriting

 

COMPANY SUMMARY

Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group (BMAG) is a property & casualty insurance carrier serving the Mid-Atlantic, a member of W.R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE: WRB), one of the largest property casualty insurance holding companies in the United States.  We are backed by the strength of a large fortune 500 corporation and operate with the closeness and flexibility of a small company. We exclusively work with select independent agents to insure the future of business.

Our leadership encourages a culture that empowers employees to question the status quo and seek innovative ways to continue to exceed the expectations of our customers.  We believe our strength comes from building an exceptional team that embraces collaboration, growth and ownership.  We currently have an opening for an Underwriting Assistant in our corporate office located in Glen Allen, VA.    If you share our vision and want to work for an organization that values your contributions, we want to hear from you.

 

POSITION SUMMARY

Provides underwriting support and rating assistance to Underwriters, Underwriting Supervisors and Territory Managers. Assists with servicing accounts by obtaining, organizing and compiling information required to process work resolve problems.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

1.     Gathers any required underwriting information necessary to evaluate risk acceptability and proper terms and conditions.  Information to include but is not limited to:  Rating information, loss prevention reports, Experian, MVR’s, ISO and other risk-specific reports.

2.     Accurate and timely evaluation of new business, renewals, and endorsements within authority:

a.     Review all new and renewal submissions for completeness and identify any additional information required for underwriting evaluation.

 

b.    Ordering of any underwriting reports to assist in thorough underwriting analysis (e. g. Experian, loss prevention, MVR’s, ISO risk reports).

 3.     Support Underwriters in the review and preparation of new business, renewals, and endorsements by ensuring that all information required by PST for policy processing is accurate and complete.

 4.     Responds to inquiries and requests from agents, within authority (e. g. ordering of loss runs, endorsements, billing inquiries).  Most correspondence done by email but inbound/outbound phone calls required.

 

5.     Maintain established quality and timeliness standards.

6.     Provide professional, efficient, and timely service to both internal and external customers.

7.     Clearly and completely document underwriting files with all underwriting and processing information necessary to ensure that all underwriting analysis, risk evaluation, and support activities are reflected and easily understood, utilizing the checklist.

8.     Adhere to delegated authority level and promptly refer any and all items outside of that grant for consideration and approval.

9.     Other duties as required by the business, including but not limited to, accepting and responding to correspondence such as email.  

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Extensive knowledge and understanding of rating and processing all lines of commercial insurance; to include CGL, Property, Packages, BOP, Auto, Crime, IM, Umbrella and WC. · Three or more years of insurance experience or other applicable business experience. · Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. · Outstanding organizational skills, demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision.

 

EDUCATION

Associates Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

 

Interested applicants should forward a resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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