Burns & Wilcox Ltd.
Want to be challenged every day? Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit! When someone needs insurance coverage for the unique, the unusual, or the unconventional, they come to Burns & Wilcox. Our Assistant Underwriters directly service a book of business under the supervision of an Underwriter, offering the opportunity to learn the specialty insurance business and career advancements into an Underwriter role. Interested? Join our team!
Service a book of business under the direct supervision of an underwriter
Log applications, prepare binders, and process policies and endorsements
Bind risk, post the invoice and process technical data
Screen renewal applications and send out renewal letters; perform some of the underwriting and prepare quotes for underwriter approval
Assist with new business development
Order and follow up on inspections and handle endorsement requests and referrals for the underwriter
Manage relationships with retail agents and follow up on any outstanding information needed to complete the underwriting file
Bachelor\u2019s degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience
Insurance experience in underwriting and/or brokerage support with excess & surplus lines preferred
Sales & marketing experience preferred
Be technologically savvy and data driven
Competitive base compensation
Health benefits & 401K with employer match
Employer paid continuing education courses and designations
Many opportunities for career advancement
This is an outstanding opportunity for candidates with an entrepreneurial spirit, drive for career advancement, and desire to develop relationships while growing a book of business.
About Our Company
Burns & Wilcox is the nation\u2019s largest independent wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager. In 1969, the late Herbert W. Kaufman recognized an opportunity to fill a void in the industry by establishing Burns & Wilcox as a wholesale brokerage and underwriting organization that would provide brokers and agents with unique access to a variety of insurance markets and help place their specialty risks. Today under the leadership of Mr. Kaufman\u2019s son, Alan Jay Kaufman, that entrepreneurial spirit is thriving as Burns & Wilcox offers comprehensive solutions for retail insurance agents of all sizes, from the large alphabet houses to the more than 30,000 brokers and agent partners worldwide.
Burns & Wilcox Ltd.
Website : http://www.burnsandwilcox.com
Burns & Wilcox, the Kaufman Financial Group’s flagship organization, is North America’s leading independent wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager. Burns & Wilcox offers wide ranging and comprehensive solutions to serve retail insurance brokers and agents of all sizes, from the large houses to the more than 30,000 independent brokers and agents worldwide. Fueled by its freedom from Wall Street and private equity, Burns & Wilcox is a privately owned company whose standards of service, depth of market relationships and outstanding talent are unsurpassed in the specialty insurance sector. In addition to its more than 50 offices across the U.S. and Canada, Burns & Wilcox provides clients with a range of highly-skilled services through its Centers of Excellence. The centers offer in-house industry leadership across an array of insurance verticals: Environmental Recreation Marine High Net Worth Professional Transportation Excess Casualty The company also includes Burns & Wilcox Brokerage, a distinct business unit exclusively focused on wholesale brokerage. The team of brokerage experts delivers comprehensive solutions founded in quality outcomes, precision, agility and knowledge-based results. There are inherent risks with every business, in every city, throughout the world. But there is no other wholesale broker or underwriting manager that can match the drive and passion of Burns & Wilcox in delivering the most highly specialized global insurance solutions.