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Underwriter Assistants provide support to underwriters and solve insurance issues on their behalf. Main responsibilities of an Underwriter Assistant include answering to customer inquiries, analyzing insurance applications, screening applicants, and recording policy transactions. Those looking to work as Underwriter Assistants should demonstrate in their resumes communication and interpersonal skills, computer proficiency, analytical thinking, detail orientation, teamwork, and the ability to follow guidelines. Based on our selection of example resumes, eligible candidates have studied management, business, or economics.

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Assistant Underwriter

Conducted risk analysis exercises to establish risk thresholds of potential and current clients.

  • Streamlined audit processing reducing processing time from up to month to under five days.
  • Reduced three underwriters' issuance and renewal workload by 50%.
  • Maintained positive quarterly loss ratios over four consecutive years.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
International Business / Marketing
MS
Risk Control
2

Associate Underwriter; Assistant Underwriter; Underwriting Technician

  • Increased 2nd year sales year over year by 52% (+$2.487M) in territory from improved competitive positioning
  • Analyzed KPIs to determine why product was losing revenue and recommended new product strategy to manager, which increased sales
  • Trained two new underwriters to help them determine effective strategies to complete daily tasks
  • Took responsibility for half of co-worker's work load while they were on 3 month leave (90+ additional agencies)
  • Negotiated pricing with independent agents (B2B) and influenced them to sell product to consumers which led to a 67% sales success
  • Developed strategies that increased first year new business growth in territory by 29.7% year over year (+$1.095M)
  • Created Google AdWords campaign concept as personal project and used web analytics to estimate cost/benefit analysis if implemented
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Finance
MA
Master of Arts
3

Assistant Underwriter

Managed commercial properties portfolio that had over $5million in annual premium with account premiums ranging from $1,000 to $65,000

  • Worked with 20 broker agencies in bringing in new business accounts and retaining renewal business accounts
  • Maintained broker relations through face-to-face interactions, as well as telecommunications
  • Analyzed applications for insurance provided by brokers on behalf of customers
  • Evaluated risks based on value and condition of property
  • Provided detailed analysis of risks for company accounts
  • Rated accounts for assigned brokers for risks that fit our company underwriting guidelines and that were within my given maximum authority limit of $6million TIV per location
  • Prepared quotes/proposals for potential insureds
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
4

Assistant Underwriter

Assisted in the Underwriting process by prioritizing, gathering, screening, analyzing and evaluating information on new and existing accounts

  • Ensured that the risk met underwriting guidelines and all required material and documents were submitted before sending to the Underwriter for review
  • Supported agents by responding to inquires, assisting with technical and underwriting issues and providing timely responses.
  • Processed data entry of Bid and Final Bonds and transactions in our Image (Image Right) and Accounting (SBS/Dragon) systems
  • Generated and reviewed General Indemnity Agreements and Contract Status Requests
  • Contributed to the team effort to meet the company service and quality standards.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Hotel And Restaurant Management
AS
Business Management
5

Assistant Underwriter

  • Acted as liaison between underwriters, agents, and vendors. Effectively communicated to expedite life insurance applications. Investigated and resolved issues to move applications toward policy completion.
  • Utilized company software (Citrix, AWD, GUI, Outlook, and LUS) to assist underwriters and agents to issue life policies.
  • Obtained lab results, medical records, criminal and driving records, etc. from vendors (First Financial, EMSI, Lab One, CRL) for pending life insurance applications, filed and received for each of 48 Underwriters in Life Region.
  • Effectively handled incoming and outgoing phone calls from internal and external customers.
  • Educated producers and their support staff about Allstate processes and workflow. Communicated changes in processes.
  • 1 of 6 people selected to support the Elite Sales Performance Team.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
6

Assistant Underwriter

Single point of contact for all of AIG to receive, input, track and gain approval for license request.

  • Gathered all policy quotes for all agents.
  • Managed expiration on timeline and distributed renewels and contacted business directly to inform owner of non-renewels.
  • Created and distributed monthly reports indicating losses for over 100 global agents.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
7

Assistant Underwriter

Provided administrative and technical support to commercial automobile trucking underwriters.

  • Obtained and analyzed motor vehicle reports for trucking risks.
  • Accountable for rating commercial accounts and following up on pending quotes.
  • Responsible for reviewing and clearing submissions.
  • Managed database, accurately logging all submissions into system.
  • Conducted daily operations in a professional environment and carried out policies that ensured timeliness and efficiency.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Sociology
8

Assistant Underwriter

Review all property inspections and compare to company underwriting guidelines.

  • Reviewed all policies to ensure adherence to company underwriting guidelines.
  • Worked to establish underwriting guidelines of family owned Managing General Agency by analyzing loss data and set forth procedures to eliminate underwriting hazardous property classes.
  • Cancelled any policy not in strict adherence to underwriting guidelines.
  • Approved and processed all premium endorsements.
  • Oversaw all IT and equipment upgrades relevant to company.
  • Instituted strict rules for recommendations follow up
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
American History
9

Assistant Underwriter

Created and reinforce positive relationships with agencies as well as carriers

  • Gained extensive knowledge of current and potential customer product lines
  • Trained new and existing staff on workflows, rules, guidelines, and underwriting techniques
  • Built and maintained hired and non-owned book of business for the entire transportation department
  • Collaborated with co-workers and fellow underwriters to maximize team efficiency and profits
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
10

Commercial Lines Assistant Underwriter

Underwrite new business submissions up to $5,000.00 and process all commercial lines transactions with speed and high accuracy for 38 states in a call center atmosphere. Mentor employees in the processing and underwriting departments to help individuals achieve their goals.

  • Input data and review all submissions in company's Quic and Insurity rating systems daily.
  • Calculate up to $350,000.00 in new business premiums for large condominium and apartment complexes up to 1,000 units.
  • Issue policies, identifying and attaching applicable forms to stay in compliance with various state regulations.
  • Obtain and follow up on all necessary underwriting information, including third party reports.
  • Mentor employees consistently by demonstrating how to create various procedures to increase efficiencies and accuracy.
  • Consistently achieved accuracy above 99% throughout [company name] tenure.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job

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