Commercial Insurance Underwriter (Remote)

Employer
Distinguished Programs
Location
Columbia, MD
Posted
Jan 16, 2022
Closes
Jan 19, 2022
Ref
316309404
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Insurance
Hours
Full Time
COMMERCIAL INSURANCE UNDERWRITER We are Distinguished. A leading national insurance Program Manager providing specialized insurance programs to brokers and agents with specific expertise in Real Estate, Community Associations, Hospitality & Restaurants. We are transforming from being a traditional Insurance MGA to a Technology focused company and we need your expertise and drive to get there. You will have an opportunity to work with an energetic and passionate team that is committed to building a best in class system, as well as a best place to work.Our Core values define our business. At Distinguished Programs you will achieve goals focused in the best interest of our customer. INTEGRITY plays a crucial role in the way Distinguished does business. INNOVATION enables us to remain an industry trendsetter. You will be involved in projects that advance our products, processes, and people! You will collaborate with leaders in the organization and build RELATIONSHIPS with your colleagues and customers. Capitalize on your interests and strengths to drive an enrichment focused path allowing your determination to launch your career in an industry of endless opportunities. Bring your passion to the work you do, the people you impact and the success we ACHIEVE together. Acceptance and appreciation for diversity and inclusion are at our core.ResponsibilitiesWorking within UW Guidelines, Authority and ProcedureEvaluate submissions to ensure proper risk selection, premium and coverageManage open submission pipelineBuild new business pipeline through outbound interaction with clientsObtain and understand market intel and trendsManage renewal list to maximize policy retentionProvide and create solutions for a broad range of customer inquiriesDevelop relationships with both external and internal customers, with the "customer experience" in mindPromote teamwork and organizational success, while accepting accountability and ownership, celebrating successes and learning from past mistakesNavigate our online broker portal to complete tasks and troubleshootDeliver an exceptional customer experience with every interaction, in all modes of communicationIdentify opportunities to improve underwriting efficienciesWork independently within deadlines while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with stakeholdersPreferred Skills & QualificationsBachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experienceMinimum of two to five years of commercial insurance underwriting experience requiredInsurance license and professional designations preferredStrong verbal and written communication skills including negotiation skillsMust be self-driven, detail oriented, and possess strong organizational skills including time-management and prioritizationSome travel may be requiredLOCATIONRemoteIn accordance with the terms and conditions of Distinguished Programs COVID-19 vaccination policy, all applicants hired into this position will be required to attest that they have been fully vaccinated and agree to submit their proof of vaccination upon hire. Exemptions may be considered on a case by case basis.Distinguished Programs, LLC is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.Powered by JazzHRjAvR9FJa11