WCF Insurance

Assistant Underwriter

Posted on Oct 7 Sandy, UT


The underwriting department at WCF has an immediate opening for someone who can demonstrate the WCF values to join their team as an Assistant Underwriter. This is a full-time, exempt position based in WCF's Sandy, UT headquarters.

Responsibilities


The Assistant Underwriter supports assigned underwriters in the process of receiving, reviewing, documenting and servicing business to enhance underwriter productivity. The person in this position manages submissions to completion for underwriter's review, completes risk analysis worksheets, manages and enforces policies based on input from internal and external sources, and quotes and issues new and renewal policies. The Assistant Underwriter handles agency phone calls and emails, manages renewals in a timely manner, and runs various reports as requested.

Qualifications


The most qualified candidate will have:

  • Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or an Associate in commercial underwriting (AU) preferred.
  • At least three years of similar insurance work
  • Multiline underwriting experience preferred.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong MS Office skills required, especially in Excel.
  • Ability to work under pressure and without direct supervision.
  • Excellent customer service skills and the ability to communicate well with supported underwriters, team members, producers and management.
  • Progress toward additional certification of CPCU, ARM or other industry designations

Internal candidates should have 6 months in their current position acceptable job performance and a good attendance record in their current position and must notify their current supervisor that they have applied for the position.