Examine. Analyze. Underwrite.
The day-to-day of an underwriter
- Examine the proposals submitted by brokers or agents to insure the client.
- Conduct risk analysis for each Insured record (factors influencing risk include age, gender, location, etc.)
- Underwrite the benefits that apply to the property and casualty for which the Insured needs coverage.
- Insurance Companies: in an office, collaborating constantly with your broker or agent colleagues
Characteristics of a good underwriter
- Analytical skills
- Synthesis skills
- Information research
- Desire to learn
Did you know?
Underwriters act as a key resource to the brokers and agents and collaborate closely with the different departments within a company. In this inspiring career, teamwork is key.