Union Standard Insurance Group is a regional property and casualty insurance company offering commercial products and services for small and middle market business through a select group of independent agents. With offices in Arizona, Arkansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas, we maintain a strong local presence in each of our markets, keeping underwriting and support close to our customers.
We are a member company of W.R. Berkley Corporation, an insurance holding company founded in 1967, which is one of the premier commercial lines property casualty insurance providers, operating in three segments of the property casualty insurance business: Insurance-Domestic, Insurance-International and Reinsurance-Global.
Join our team as a Commercial Lines Underwriter evaluating acceptability of individual risks and determining terms, conditions and pricing to achieve company profit and growth objectives. Work with agents/brokers to develop productive and profitable relationships and to ensure compliance with company underwriting guidelines.
Be a part of a high energy team with an entrepreneurial spirited company and have a meaningful impact in our organization!
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each of the following essential duties and responsibilities satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned.
This position will be assessed based on achievement of the following elements of performance:
Attainment of goals/standards for this position; Dependability (appropriate use of time and resources, including but not limited to phone use, attendance, promptness, funds or asset use); Customer service/sensitivity (of internal and external customers); Teamwork.
Other additional elements of performance will impact this position and will be provided by the supervisor of this position.
Required Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor's degree in insurance or related field and/five (5) years' minimum commercial lines underwriting experience or equivalent industry experience.
Relationships within the state preferred.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Functions generally performed in an office environment. Must be able to work as a team member to solve problems and exchange information. Extensive daily telephone contact with agents/brokers, marketing personnel, rating bureaus, and insureds.
Sedentary position which involves sitting and keyboarding, talking and hearing, some walking, lifting (10 lbs. or less), carrying, kneeling and bending. Specific vision abilities required include close and distance vision and ability to adjust focus. Some travel and overnight-out-of-town stays may be required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job description does not list all the duties of the job. You may be asked by supervisors or managers to perform other instructions and duties. You will be evaluated in part based upon your performance of the tasks listed in this job description.
Management has the right to review this job description at any time. The job description is NOT a contract for employment, and either you or the employer may terminate employment at any time, for any reason.