Contract Underwriter:
Atlanta, GA

Contract Underwriter: 
Atlanta, GA

Job Description

Imagine working for a company where the president knows your name and appreciates the importance of your role in the Company’s ability to achieve objectives! Old Republic Surety Company is the place.

Old Republic Surety Company is growing! We are looking for a Contract Underwriter to join our contract surety team in Atlanta, GA!  This Contract Underwriter position will be a key member of the Atlanta team. 

Under the guidance of the Bond Manager, the Contract Underwriter analyzes all relevant information on bond renewals and submissions and underwrites within authority limit or recommends underwriting decisions to the manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Underwrite bonds within authority limit, and/or make underwriting recommendations to manager that contribute to Company profitability objective.
  • Develop and apply financial analysis and underwriting skills which leads to acceptable loss ratio objective.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in applying Company underwriting procedures and policies.
  • Develop and maintain rapport with agency plant and service agents to enhance marketing efforts.
  • Work with other Company employees to promote efficient and effective underwriting services to agents.

Desired Skills and Experience

This position requires a High School diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 18 months bond industry or related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 

This position requires one to work independently and effectively within a fast-paced environment.  Proficiency with Microsoft (MS) Windows and Office products is necessary. This position also requires proficiency in the use of computer systems. Other skills necessary include excellent oral and written communication skills, strong organizational and accurate proofreading skills, the ability to maintain accurate records, the ability to exercise discretion with confidential information, excellent organizational skills, strong attention to detail, and the ability to use a variety of office equipment.

This position requires one to have a driving record that is considered satisfactory as defined by company and/or corporate policy.

Our Company routinely includes internal talent for growth opportunities.

Human Resources 
Contact Information:

Nicole Springer
Recruiting Specialist

Phone: (262) 796-3613
445 S. Moorland Road, Suite 200
Brookfield, WI 53005