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Be Here. Be Great. Working for a leader in the insurance industry means opportunity for you. Great American Insurance Group’s member companies are subsidiaries of American Financial Group, a Fortune 500 company. We combine a "small company" culture where your ideas will be heard with "big company" expertise to help you succeed. With over 30 specialty property and casualty operations and a variety of financial services, there are always opportunities here to learn and grow.


Our Crop division in Peoria, IL is looking for an Associate Underwriter to join the team. 


  • Applies rules and guidelines, insurance laws and regulations. Reviews, documents and / or underwrites new and renewal policy transactions within written authority.
    • Proofs policy information on an assigned product, territory and / or agency(ies).
    • Reviews premium and loss data on an individual account as part of renewal underwriting, change underwriting or mid-term underwriting.
  • Reviews insurance applications and other risk documentation. Reviews underwriting requirements and refers applications, endorsement requests or other correspondence for further underwriting analysis when outside of written authority.
    • Gathers information on new and renewal business and change requests to support underwriter decision making.
    • Investigates discrepancies in the information gathered.
  • Orders, reviews and takes appropriate action on required reports, endorsement requests, service requests and general correspondence.
  • Analyzes individual risk pricing for new business submissions and renewals within written authority.
  • Communicates with agents to obtain information needed to underwrite risks and address issues. Researches and responds to questions from agents.
  • May provide support to underwriter(s).
    • Organizes the underwriting information to speed decision making on the part of the underwriter.
    • May include "template" policy review and actions such as endorsement within assigned authority level.
  • Provides information to Rating and to Processing that is needed to issue policies and endorsements on a timely basis. May issue, process or code transactions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Education: Associate’s Degree or equivalent experience.
Field of Study: Business, Liberal Arts or a related discipline
Experience: 0 to 3 years of related experience.


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