GNY Insurance Companies
New York (Home Office) - New York, NY
Admin - Clerical
Greater New York Mutual Insurance Company (GNY) is an A rated, financially stable and growing property casualty insurance company with locations throughout the Northeast. We currently have an entry level opportunity for individuals seeking a career in the insurance industry as an Underwriting Assistant (UA).
The UA will support Underwriters by performing a variety of tasks including the preparation and servicing of new and renewal accounts. All of the work performed is under the daily guidance, review, and authority of the senior underwriter, underwriter or underwriting management staff. The UA will work under the supervision of more experienced team members to learn the various methods underwriters use to assess insurability and profitability of a risk.
Specifically the UA will assist in the following:
Set up underwriting files and applications by obtaining required documents and updating appropriate systems ( i.e. ImageRight and WINS)
Review applications for accuracy and completeness
Provide timely and professional customer service to agents to facilitate the processing of business
Conduct research and run reports for initial risk analysis such as motor vehicle reports, loss history reports, credit checks, loss control, ISO reports, Risk Meter, etc.
Track inspection requirements and recommendation status
Rate and Issue new and renewal policies and endorsements
Prepare quotations, binders or polices at the direction of the Underwriter
Communicate with all levels of employees to include, but not limited to, producers and internal personnel to confirm or obtain data needed for policy issuance and servicing
Other administrative tasks as necessary
Some college or previous insurance training/designations preferred
Excellent interpersonal skills and time management skills required
Extreme attention to detail and organization skills required
Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as mathematical aptitude
Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and the Internet
Experience with AS/400 and/or ImageRight a plus
GNY Insurance Companies
Website : http://www.gny.com/
For over 100 years, the Greater New York Mutual Insurance Company – GNY – has provided policyholders with the vital support necessary to protect and grow their businesses. Its rock-solid financial stability – GNY has been rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best for more than 30 consecutive years – and strategic expansion has made it one of the largest super-regional insurers in the country.