Underwriting Technician

Underwriting Technician


We are currently staffing an Underwriter Technician position in our Montgomery, AL office.  In this entry level role, you'll handle a variety of tasks that support the review, acceptance and decline of new or renewal commercial business policies. If you're looking for a department and company to grow with, then you've come to the right place!

What You'll Do

The Underwriting Technician assists the Underwriters by supporting their daily operations.  In addition, you'll:

  • Process mail, verify drivers, order audits and process policy changes.
  • Receive and respond to internal calls and emails.
  • Maintain data systems, prepare reports, spreadsheets and files.
  • Participate in underwriting training sessions.
  • Correspond with the Underwriting department or independent agent to verify applicant information.
  • Perform a variety of administrative and clerical duties within the Underwriting unit.

What it Takes

  • Associate Degree or equivalent experience
  • 0-2 years of previous experience and/or coursework strongly preferred
  • Previous experience in an underwriting environment and/or previous rating experience beneficial
  • High level of PC skills in programs such as Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to handle a high volume of work

What You'll Receive

We take great pride in making Forbes' list of America's Best Midsize Employers since 2017. A lot of different factors go into that honor, many of which contribute to your job satisfaction.  At Sentry, your total rewards go beyond competitive compensation.   Below are some benefits and perks that you'll receive.

  • Generous  Paid-Time Off  plan for you to enjoy time out of the office.
  • 401(K) plan with a dollar for dollar match on your  first eight percent , plus immediate vesting to help strengthen your financial future.
  • Group Medical, Dental, Vision and Life  insurance  to encourage a healthy lifestyle.
  • Pretax Dependent Care and Health Expense  Reimbursement Accounts  to ease taxes on health spending.
  • Extensive  Work-Life Resources  to lend a helping hand.
  • Sentry Foundation  gift matching program  to encourage charitable giving.
  • Continue your education and career development through Sentry University (SentryU).
  • Flexibility through a schedule work from home (Monday and Friday)/in office days (Tuesday through Thursday) after we begin to return to the office. 

How You'll Apply

If you are interested in joining Sentry's team, select the one position that you are most interested in being considered for and complete your online application details. If you have applied with us before, you will only need to provide your email address and password. If this is your first time applying, you'll need to create an account. Please complete your application and upload your resume online.

About Sentry

All of us at Sentry-more than 4,000 associates-have various talents, skills, and backgrounds. We work together to deliver on our promises to our policyholders every day. We're proud to offer a full line of property, casualty, and life insurance products to help protect businesses, cars, homes, lives, and retirement income.

Our headquarters is in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, with claims and service offices located throughout the United States. From sales to claims, and information technology to marketing, we enjoy a rewarding and challenging work environment with opportunities for ongoing professional development and growth.

Our bright future is built on a long track record of success. We got our start in 1904 and have been helping businesses succeed and protect their futures ever since. Because of the trust placed in us, we're one of the largest and financially strongest mutual insurance companies in the United States. We're rated A+ by A.M. Best, the industry's leading rating authority.

Get ready to own your future at Sentry. Opportunities await.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy that there be no discrimination in employment based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, age, marital status, or sexual orientation.

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Thank you for your interest in Sentry!

Kacie Akey
(see application details)

Salary Range
$28,000.00 - 42,000.00
per Year
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Montgomery, AL 36191, US
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