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Underwriting Assistant/Customer Service

Cornerstone Staffing, Inc. Omaha, NE

Job Description

Seeking an Underwriting Assistant/CSR for a new role supporting commercial lines agriculture insurance clients.  Must have a customer-focused personality with strong communication skills and an ability to work well independently and in a team setting.  Will need to have experience working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.  Must have experience supporting personal lines Property & Casualty products.  Position does not require licensing.  There are opportunities for advancement with this growing organization.


  • Review incoming new business submissions to eliminate non-qualifying submissions
  • Oversee all policy transaction processing and technical support functions for the property underwriting unit
  • Support Underwriting with preparing information for a variety of reports and documents, processing inquiries and forms and communicating with outside sources
  • Conduct clearance process on new business submissions
  • Assign incoming submissions; place orders for inspection reports as assigned by underwriter
  • Review inspection reports for discrepancies/material changes from application and policy
  • Compose recommendation letters and monitor policies for recommendation compliance
  • Rate and price money endorsements and cancellations in accordance with policy conditions
  • Ensure cancellations are processed in accordance with state requirements and policy conditions
  • Contact producers to gather all required account information
  • Rate risks through various rating programs to support rate structure proposed by underwriter and provide the underwriter with all of the underwriting data required to evaluate the risk. Complete the coding of all new and renewal risks in accordance with the specifications for the applicable line of business
  • Act as liaison between various departments and Underwriting to ensure policies are issued correctly and premiums are booked and billed properly
  • Attend industry specific seminars and courses; participate in continuing education where required; and participate in wholesaler seminars conducted by the company        

Required skills/experience:

  • 2-3 years of experience in an underwriting department of an insurance company; experience with property coverage preferred
  • Insurance related coursework is beneficial
  • Ability to work in a Windows based environment with working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and the internet
  • Ability to intelligently and professionally communicate with agents through telephone conversations and electronic correspondence

Desired skills/experience:

  • Knowledge of commercial products
  • Knowledge of rating farm products

Only candidates matching the necessary requirements will be considered for this role

Please send a Word version of your resume to

Job Details

Date Posted September 9, 2019
Date Closes October 24, 2019
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
SOC Category 13-2053.00 Insurance Underwriters
Zipcode 00000
Name Corey Christenson
Address 13934 GOLD CIRCLE
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68154
Phone (402) 896-9191 x110
FAX (402) 614-1374

This job requires the following skills

  • Microsoft - Excel
  • Microsoft - Outlook
  • Microsoft - Word
  • Customer Service
  • Insurance Claims Processing - Auto
  • Insurance Claims Processing - Crop, Hail, Livestock
  • Insurance Claims Processing - Homeowners, Renters, Condo
  • Underwriting
  • Underwriting - Insurance