Zurich NA Sr Underwriting Associate in Albany, New York
Sr Underwriting Associate
Zurich is currently hiring an Sr. Underwriting Associate to join the Underwriting Large Property Department that work on domestic and international accounts. This opportunity can be located in our New York office.
As an Underwriting Associate you will support and work closely with experienced Underwriters in the review and analysis of risks. Exceptional organizational and multi-tasking abilities are required in this position.
Underwriting Associates are charged with a variety of tasks including:
Working collaboratively with underwriters, billing department and other team members.
Communicating directly with underwriters via phone and email.
Evaluating exposures/controls, evaluating loss history and assessing financial condition, for basic to moderately complex business.
Issuing endorsements, handling billing issues and data entry duties.
Bachelors Degree and No Prior Experience OR
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 2 or more years of experience in the Administrative or Customer Service or Data Entry or Financial Services or Risk Management area AND
Travel for training is required
Underwriting/underwriting operations, claims, risk management or premium audit experience
Experience with data collection and analysis
Excellent customer service orientation and communication skills
In-depth knowledge of processing and policy issuance systems
Organizational, prioritization, and multi-tasking skills
At least 2 years of property insurance experience.
A future with Zurich
Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 148 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please click here to learn more.
Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission.“
Primary Location: AM - New York, AM - California Virtual Office
Remote working: false
Schedule: Full Time