Superior Access Inc

PL Underwriter

Posted on Sep 23 Austin TX or Farmigton CT


Superior Access is the online leader in wholesale insurance. We provide fast, easy access to preferred personal and commercial lines from leading insurance carriers nationwide. Superior Access is dedicated to the success of independent agents. To that end, we have assembled a team of experts to assist agents in their efforts. From finding markets to binding quotes and processing renewals, we are uniquely qualified to deliver the most innovative solutions available to the retail agent. We are seeking a Personal Lines Underwriter. This position involves the review and appraisal of applications for Agents and Carriers. The Underwriter position works under the supervision of a senior underwriter within the department while training. The Underwriter responds to questions from Agents and Carriers received via telephone, email or fax.

As a Superior Access Underwriter you will:
  • Review applications for insurance coverage against carrier guidelines to determine eligibility.
  • Handle a high call volume for expedited quote and bind requests.
  • May rate policies or check previously rated policies for proper rating.
  • Utilize knowledge of automated systems to develop information for new or renewal policies.
  • Assist agents with comments or questions about applications and the likelihood of acceptance by the company.
  • May review policies for renewal consideration.
  • Enter and/or search information into computer systems.

Responsibilities / Qualifications:


  • Ability to work productively in a team environment.
  • Willingness to continue education to succeed within Superior Access Insurance Services.
  • Ability to work independently and multi-task in a fast paced environment with guidance from management.
  • Strong analytical skills with attention to detail.
  • 1-2 years' experience in the Property and Casualty insurance industry or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Compensation / Benefits:


  • The salary range for this position is $38,000 - $46,000/year based on experience and licenses
  • 15% shift differential will be added for core hours ending 7:00 pm or later in TX and 8:00 PM or later in CT.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Life and Disability Insurance – Start first of the month following 30 days from date of hire
  • Ability to accrue Paid time off/Sick days in your first year
  • Employee recognition

WHAT TO EXPECT AFTER YOU APPLY!
Once you apply you will expect to hear from the HR team within 72 hours (by phone or email) if you meet the qualifications of the position.