Underwriter Jobs in DeRidder, LA at Amerisafe

Title: Underwriter

Company: Amerisafe

Location: DeRidder, LA


AMERISAFE is seeking a detail-oriented, productivity driven professional to add to our “Excellence Team” based in DeRidder, LA. An underwriter decides whether to provide insurance and under what terms through detailed risk analysis and assessment. Upon completion of our in-depth training program, you will be given the tools to effectively underwrite and manage an assigned renewal book of business.


Minimum high school diploma
Underwriting experience preferred (2+ years; new or renewal business)
Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, and analyze information with attention to detail and accuracy
Proficiency in MS Office
Excellent communication skills
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to work remote
Ability to travel periodically (less than 10% of time) and must possess a valid driver’s license

Successful completion of the AMERISAFE Underwriting Operations Basic Development Program (training program)
Maintenance and servicing of an assigned book of renewal workers compensation policies that contribute to AMERISAFE profit and production goals
Applying sound judgment in determining an insurance risk’s acceptability through detailed research and risk analysis
Negotiating pricing and coverage details within the designated level of authority
Working as an effective team member to develop and foster professional relationships with internal and external customers
Participating in projects, professional development opportunities, and special assignments
Others as assigned

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