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Underwriting Assistant

Job ID: BH437968

Category: Underwriter, Administrative Assistant

Specialty: Administrative

Underwriting Assistant
6-month contract
Location: Weatogue, CT – Remote until office opens (TBD)

Hours: M-F 8hrs/day – 40hrs/wk
Industry: Insurance
Size: 45,000+
Interview Process: Video Call or Phone Screen

Must Haves:

  • HS Diploma
  • General knowledge of insurance underwriting practices
  • Microsoft Office proficiency

Job Description/Overview:


? Under direct supervision, learns the technical aspects of the underwriting process.
? Learns to use the underwriting system and provides support to underwriter by
clearing new business and renewal submissions.
? Performs daily quality assurance reviews of submissions.
? Gathers and organizes information to support underwriting decision.
? Answers customer questions concerning submission status on behalf of the underwriter.
? Analyzes applications under the supervision of the underwriter.
? Ensures policy transactions are issued and changes are recorded correctly.


? High School Diploma or equivalent.
? Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.
? General understanding of insurance underwriting practices.
? Exceptional customer service skills.
? Excellent organizational skills and high attention to detail.
? Strong verbal, reading and written communication skills.


The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Temp/Contract

Location: Weatogue, Connecticut