Account Manager - Underwriting Assistant - Inland Marine

Oct 08, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
**Job Opening ID:** 8500BR

**Title:** Account Manager - Underwriting Assistant - Inland Marine

**Country:** United States

**State/Region/Province:** Connecticut

**City:** Hartford

**Job Category:** Policy Services, Underwriting

**Target Openings:** 1

**Position Type:** Entry Level, Experienced/Professional

**Company Information:**

Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

**Job Summary:**

Reports to Operations Manager/Director for assigned business segment. Responsible for providing Account Executives with information necessary to make sound underwriting decisions (i.e., marketing, customer service and administrative support affecting brokers/insureds from initial submission through policy issuance and renewals). Provides support within established performance standards and priorities that are responsive to marketing, underwriting, retention and service goals. Assures all related support activities are delivered in a manner consistent with business unit customer service and expense management focus.

**Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities:**

Participates with Account Executives/Underwriters in the renewal and new business activities that support marketing and underwriting decisions that are consistent with business unit growth and retention goals. Partners with Account Executives/Underwriters to establish support needs for new and renewal policies (i.e., identify/gather relevant account information to quote and/or bind the policy; create exhibits, etc.). Participates in pre-renewal meetings to define assignments. Prepares underwriting/pricing exhibits (i.e., exposures, experience rating, profit and loss analysis, expense models, updated account information, etc.). Manages account documentation (i.e., proposals, agreement letters, reinsurance contracts, collateral agreements, policy change, endorsements, cancellations, etc.). Ensures accurate and timely servicing and billing of accounts. Communicates with brokers/agencies, insureds/customers and internal departments. (i.e., researches and resolves issues, responds to inquiries and questions). Quotes accounts within authority limits by reviewing exposures and experience rating, updating account information, rates and adjusts the price. Provides information for regulatory compliance (i.e., statutory filings, proof of insurance, certificates). Provides administrative support and other related services as needed (e.g., input account information into system). Participates in projects/assignments as needed.

**Education, Work Experience & Knowledge:**

High School diploma or equivalent required.

Bachelor's degree or one year of work experience required.

Basic software skills required (Windows MS Office).

**Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies:**

**Environmental/Work Schedules/Other:**

MAJOR COMPETENCIES: Analytical Thinking Initiative/Motivation/Commitment Driving for Results Teamwork and Collaboration Communication both verbal and written Flexibility Organizational Skills Customer Service Skills Technical Knowledge/Expertise

**Physical Requirement:**

**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:**

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. 10edb0bc59d34253afed5836c