We are looking for a Underwriting Assistant, working in the Insurance industry in Warrenville, Illinois, United States.
Is responsible for detailed surety bond/agency/processing transactions for one or more surety product lines or functional areas, which may align to a defined territory. May include; entering rates and new business, renewals, cancellations, endorsements, reinstatement, agency file set-up, licensing/appointment processing, power-of-attorney issuance, and resolving reconciliation problems as necessary
Reviews, reconciles, and updates reports as required
Provides assistance in various underwriting and support functions (i.e. contract/commercial bond and bid requests, bid entry, bid results, state regulatory and compliance requirements, and work-in-progress schedules)
Assists customers with inquiries, answers questions and follows up to ensure customer satisfaction
Informs Bond Manager/Underwriting Officer, and/or designee of issues as appropriate
Retrieves information relative to the execution of various bond /agency related documents with attention to detail and accuracy
Performs general administrative office support duties, which also may include assisting finance with collections inquiries and billing/premium discrepancies
Acts as a resource for workflows and processes, which may include processing transactions, reinsurance, assumed and ceded transactions. May perform technical support within the office and assists in the resolution of problems in coordination with Department Applications Specialists
Participates in User Acceptance Testing as assigned
The pay we are offering is 26 per hour. This position may present an opportunity to go permanent.
Our client is a 20+ year-old IT services company. Connecting IT professionals, like you, with challenging positions at great companies. Taking the time to find your best possible match.
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Experience Required for Your Success
High school diploma or equivalent required
Prior Surety Underwriting Support experience with an understanding of surety rating and processing functions preferred
Strong PC skills, specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
What Do You Think?
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