Insurance Underwriters

Review individual applications for insurance to evaluate degree of risk involved and determine acceptance of applications.
Also called: Account Underwriter, Underwriter, Underwriting Director, Underwriting Manager


    Arts and Humanities
  • English language
  • customer service
  • sales and marketing
    Math and Science
  • arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics


    Basic Skills
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
  • reading work related information
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
    People and Technology Systems
  • thinking about the pros and cons of different options and picking the best one


  • read and understand what is written
  • communicate by writing
    Ideas and Logic
  • make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
  • use rules to solve problems


Description: People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Integrity
  • Attention to Detail
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Dependability
  • Achievement/Effort
  • Cooperation


    Financial analysis software
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    Enterprise resource planning ERP software
  • Anodas Software Limited Phoenix
  • Consilience Software Maven Insurance Automation Suite
    Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel


    bachelor's degree

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