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.
The Commercial Lines Underwriter evaluates acceptability of individual risks and determines terms, conditions and pricing to achieve company profit and growth objectives. Works with agents/brokers to develop productive and profitable relationships and to ensure compliance with company underwriting guidelines.
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.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: