Zurich NA Senior Underwriting Associate in Atlanta, Georgia

Senior Underwriting Associate

Description

Zurich is currently hiring Sr Underwriting Associates to join theUnderwriting Support & Services team in Atlanta! As an UnderwritingAssociate you will support the Casualty Underwriting team and work closely withexperienced Underwriters in the review and analysis of risks. Exceptionalorganizational and multi-tasking abilities are required in this position.

Client Internally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on deliveringservice to internal clients, usually at the line manager or employee level. Mayinvolve sharing subject matter expertise to others in the organization orsupporting others in their efforts to deliver on our promise.

Underwriting Associates are charged with a variety of tasks including:

  • Working collaboratively with Zurich’s rating team.

  • Communicating directly with brokers via phone and email.

  • Evaluating exposures/controls, evaluating loss history and assessing financial condition, for basic to moderately complex business.

  • Issuing endorsements and handling billing issues.

Underwriting Associates will be expected to attend a 4-weektraining class in the Zurich North American Headquarters in Schaumburg, IL(June 25 – July 27). Zurich North America will reimburse attendeesfor costs associated with the training class, including the option to fly homeeach weekend or remain in Schaumburg each weekend.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree

OR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 3 or more years of experience in theAdministrative or Customer Service or Data Entry or Financial Services or RiskManagement area

AND

  • Travel for training is required

  • Experience with data collection and analysis

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Underwriting/underwriting operations, claims, risk management or premium audit experience

  • Experience with data collection and analysis

  • Excellent customer service orientation and communication skills

  • In-depth knowledge of processing, rating and policy issuance systems

  • Detail oriented

Additional Information

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world. Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE disability/vets

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Primary Location: United States-Georgia-Atlanta

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 04/04/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180002NO