Underwriting Assistant

Underwriting Assistant


New York, New York

Employment Type



Accounting, Finance and Real Estate

Job ID



Our client is a specialized, high-growth Managing General Agency (MGA) who is looking for an Underwriting Assistant with experience in Construction General Liability.


Job Description:

Salary : $65000 - $80000

  • Handle rating, policy issuance, endorsement processing, and data entry, related to their Habitational and Construction GL clients.
  • Partner with Underwriters to establish support needs for new and renewal policies (i.e., identify and gather relevant account information to quote or issue policies)
  • Work with identified resources to maintain file organization.
  • Manage the diary system to ensure that all necessary information is received within established timelines.
  • Research and provide underwriting analysis of account information and ensure overall regulatory compliance.
  • Assist Underwriting with submission clearance, rating, binders, policy issuance, cancellations, endorsements, renewal preparation, and state and federal filings.
  • Manage/maintain document control.
  • Assist with other duties as assigned.
  • Participate in ongoing scheduled meetings with underwriters to discuss accounts, renewals, and the risk management needs of every client.


  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Benefits Package Including - Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • 401K with employer matching
  • Generous PTO
  • Positive and nurturing work culture.  

Job Requirements:

  • Producers License
  • A positive and professional attitude
  • 5+ years in the insurance industry
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to work from home as needed (designated work space).
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and to interact with internal staff, department managers.



Contact Details:

Cathryn Gonis