Raise your hand if you’re naturally curious and enjoy learning about different industries and how their businesses operate. We get that. In fact, this Underwriting Trainee role might be the perfect career launch to keep you learning, analyzing, and growing. This position exposes hires to all angles of the Underwriting profession and will prepare hires to apply analytical skills to evaluate business risk from an insurance standpoint.
Building a strong career foundation is imperative to professional growth – that’s why our Underwriting Trainee program is designed to provide hires with the skills needed for a rewarding future in Underwriting. Trainees will be mentored by a designated coach to learn about the company, and the part they’ll play in making IAT successful.
Our Commercial Transportation business unit at IAT Insurance Group has an opening for an Underwriter Trainee (Independent Contractor) in our Kansas City, Missouri office location starting in June of 2022.
This is a great early-career opportunity, or a great position for someone with several years of industry experience who wants to continue to learn and grow in the insurance industry.
As an Underwriter Trainee, you’ll make an impact by:
Evaluating information to determine risk acceptability, price, and document decisions in accordance with company guidelines and standards.
Making appropriate decisions based on evaluation of information.
Effectively communicating and negotiating underwriting and pricingdecisions to achieve optimal outcomes and ensure understanding of company direction.
Documenting decisions in accordance with business unit best practices and regulatory standards.
Building effective working relationships with other team members as well as internal company staff.
Acting with a sense of urgency on all inquiries/requests.
For more than 25 years, IAT Insurance Group has partnered with agents to offer specialty property and casualty products to meet the needs of individuals and businesses alike. Our independent ownership and financial stability allow us to focus on long-term results and prioritize our partners’ success. With an extensive and ever-growing portfolio of insurance products, we work closely with agents to find the right solutions to help them compete both today and into the future.
We want IAT to be an amazing place to work, and we strive to make that a reality every day. In fact, building an engaging workplace culture that attracts and retains the best talent is one of our core values. Learn more about our culture: https://www.iatinsurancegroup.com/careers/culture.