Underwriter- Fire

Job Description
Why State Farm®?
Our commitment to customers makes us the No. 1 insurer of cars and homes in the United States and an insurance leader in Canada.

This same commitment to our work force is how we got here and how we stay here. Our 90-year track record highlights State Farm as an employer of choice committed to providing career opportunities that last a lifetime.

From diverse backgrounds and talent, to meaningful work and comprehensive benefits, ""Like a good neighbor..."" isn't just a slogan. It's who we are and how we do business.

WHAT ARE THE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THIS POSITION?
Analyzes and reviews lines of business to develop recommendations and assist in achieving and maintaining a profitable book of business
Responsible for acceptance continuation, proper pricing, placement and termination of risk or other policy limitations within assigned levels of authority
Serves as a resource to agency leadership and agents in support of company programs
Consults/communications/advises Agents and policyholders on company and industry policies in their assigned area regarding loss mitigation, loss control; and marketing opportunities
Monitors team production and status and may perform quality control checks, advising management of concerns
May prepare for or represent the company at industry meetings, committees, examinations, and arbitration hearings and trials

WHAT KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS ARE NEEDED TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS POSITION?
Successfully completes the training program
Applies fundamental knowledge of company underwriting practices, policies and federal and state requirements
Assists in training of operations and agency partners
Participates in special projects and committees assigned by management

ITEMS OF NOTE
Position may require overnight travel to attend training programs and visit field locations via commercial transportation and/or motor vehicles

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Mobility is desired



BENEFITS: TOTAL REWARDS
Our Total Rewards benefits package includes:
Competitive starting salary

Annual merit reviews

Annual bonus potential


You may also be eligible to participate in Medical, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance, Vision, 401(k) Plan (Savings & Thrift in Canada), Credit Union, a fully funded retirement pension plan, and more.

Company

State Farm

Job Code

State or Province

New York

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