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UNDERWRITER

Company: ALPS CORPORATION
Location: Missoula
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Job Description:

ALPS Corporation, a dynamic and growing professional liability insurance and services company, is seeking self-driven individuals for a Underwriting position in Missoula, Montana. The Underwriter will be part of a team whose responsibility is to maintain a profitable growth of the ALPS book of business. ALPS is the nations largest direct writer of LPLI and is an endorsed carrier by more State Bar Associations than any other carrier in the country. The primary responsibility of this Underwriting role is to provide strategic assessment of risk , which includes analyzing applications, determining insurability at acceptable pricing and terms within the limits of underwriting authority, and binding coverage. This position requires additional duties such as mentoring colleagues, providing customer service to internal and external customers, and participation in group projects centered on overall organizational goals. We are looking for someone with a positive attitude, a willingness to learn and be a natural problem solver. Previous Insurance experience highly recommended. This is a full time position, Monday Friday. Benefits include: employer sponsored health insurance, employer 401k match, PTO, gym reimbursement, business casual dress code, paid parking and much more. Wage range is $35k + DOE. EOE POSITION SUMMARY The Underwriter has overall responsibility for reviewing and analyzing applications and renewals, determining insurability, acceptable pricing and terms within the limits of underwriting authority, binding coverage and overseeing timely issuance of policies. The Underwriter is responsible for maintaining and servicing the accounts as assigned. Trains and mentors others when asked to do so and provides customer service to clients, potential clients and other employees. The Underwriter must follow the Underwriting Guidelines and Rate Filings and contribute to updates when requested. ALPS employees are expected to maintain a positive work atmosphere through communication and behavior that is courteous, cooperative, non-harassing and respectful to customers, co-workers, supervisors and management. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS 1. Reviews new and renewal applications to determine eligibility and continuation of eligibility for Lawyers Professional Liability insurance. Determines degree of risk, insurability and appropriate pricing based on such factors as claims history, longevity with ALPS, changes within the firm, and areas of practice. Follows underwriting guidelines and company standards and procedures. 2. Documents activity, changes and endorsements to accounts. Underwriters electronic signatures as authorized representatives are attached to all policies and endorsements before being sent. Prepares documentation including coverage opinion letters, notices of cancellation, cancellation memos, non-renewal notices and declination notices. 3. Maintains assigned renewal book of business. Requests additional documentation, as needed. Responds to customer service needs and explains coverage and potential coverage as well as underwriting decisions. 4. Attains premium, loss ratio and service goals as assigned. Prepares quotes for Extended Reporting Endorsements and requotes for revised applications. 5. Trains and mentors new underwriters, cross-trains others, as indicated. Assists others with additional work when necessary. 6. Assists all sales personnel in their training and product knowledge and in meeting their assigned goals and objectives. 7. Keeps informed about the industry, market trends and competition and communicates changes to other employees and management. 8. Performs other duties/responsibilities and attends meetings as necessary and assigned by management. 9. Contributes to the maintenance of the proprietary software and provides IT with function design and suggestions to better serve the internal and external customers and reporting. QUALIFICATIONS Minimum Education: Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience. Applicable insurance industry certifications a plus, but not required. Minimum Experience: Two years work experience in insurance highly desired or equivalent fast-paced office environment. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Excellent written and oral communication skills; excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and deadlines, ability to follow and apply underwriting and company standards, and ability to prioritize workload; flexible and resourceful with strong negotiation skills; proven technical and analytical skills; ability to work both independently and as part of a team. A high degree of computer proficiency, adapts quickly to improving technology and willing to learn. Other Qualifications: Adaptable to fast-paced, frequently changing corporate structure and work environments. Professional and self-confident. Uses experience and good judgment. Able and willing to train and mentor others. PI114084465Pandologic. Keywords: Underwriter, Location: Missoula, MT - 59802

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