Kansas City, MO, US Windsor, CT, US

Underwriting Associate - Hybrid Work Model

About You


You take personal accountability and are comfortable completing detailed work accurately and independently.  You enjoy learning new things and are looking for a dynamic position that affords the opportunity to structure each day slightly different than the last.  Your strong interpersonal skills make it easy for you to work within a team.


About the Role

You would work closely with Internal and External Clients to research discrepancies, service supply requests, and provide Customer Support.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Review, verify, and organize detailed source documents from external Clients applying standard guidelines and procedures to determine next steps.
  • Communicate with colleagues and clients in timely responses to inquiries regarding files, records, and other documentation.
  • Apply appropriate SOPs to related work while adhering to established Service Level Agreements for the applicable business unit(s) supported.
  • Partner in developing concepts, processes, and critical success factors.


About the Team

We work together to provide Operational support to the Underwriting functions of the North America Surety division.  We handle tasks ranging from the review of incoming submissions to problem resolution with internal and external Clients.  Underwriting Associates are known for their agility, dedication to customer service, and critical thinking skills.


About You


  • Bachelor's Degree, 4 years of equivalent work experience, or military service.
  • Takes personal accountability; able to lead and complete assigned work independently, and with high accuracy with regards to details.
  • Competency in proofreading and reviewing work.
  • Strong verbal, written, and analytical skills.
  • Fully proficient in English.
  • Adept in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, SharePoint, and Microsoft Teams.


Nice to haves:

  • Other languages, such as Swiss German.
  • Experience supporting Surety Lines.




About Swiss Re Corporate Solutions 


Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions is the commercial insurance arm of the Swiss Re Group. We offer innovative insurance solutions to large and midsized multinational corporations from our approximately 50 locations worldwide. We help clients mitigate their risk exposure, whilst our industry-leading claims service provides them with additional peace of mind.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions embraces a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics. In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work and their passion for sustainability.

Swiss Re is an equal opportunity employer. It is our practice to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.


Reference Code: 126399 



Nearest Major Market: Kansas City

Job Segment: HR, Underwriter, Surety, Claims, Supply, Human Resources, Insurance, Operations