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Current Open Positions

Associate Underwriter

Associate Underwriter

Summary:

The McGowan Program Administrators (MPA) Associate Underwriter is an entry-level position into the insurance industry.

Underwriting is a critical thinking position that involves analyzing a risk for its potential to generate a profit. At MPA, the Associate Underwriter reviews and assesses risks for placement in our umbrella insurance program using applications, online research, and other pre-defined tools. Over time, Associate Underwriter will be responsible for the growth and retention of new and renewal business within an assigned territory.

Individual must have excellent phone and computer skills to deliver outstanding customer service to agents and brokers.

Experience:

– Undergraduate degree preferred.
– Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
– Computer proficiency and working knowledge of Microsoft suites required.
– No prior insurance experience is required.

Essential Responsibilities:

– Service new business accounts based on a defined set of guidelines, including analyzing profitability and potential to generate a loss.
– Maintain a renewal book through diligent follow-up procedures.
– Calculate premiums using pre-determined rating metrics.
– Develop relationships with agents and brokers by negotiating coverage terms and premiums over the phone and through email.
– Work closely with sales teams to generate new opportunities for department growth.
– Promote the values of McGowan Program Administrators through customer service excellence.