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Renewals Underwriting Assistant I in Los Angeles, CA at Tokio Marine HCC

Date Posted: 7/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Tokio Marine HCC - Surety Group, a member of the Tokio Marine HCC group of companies has an exciting opportunity for a Renewals Underwriting Assistant I at our Los Angeles, CA location. Under supervision, the Renewals Underwriting Assistant I performs a variety of tasks associated with the processing and renewing of surety bonds. This position will report to the Commercial Bond Underwriting Manager in our Los Angeles office.

Position Summary:

Under immediate supervision, performs a variety of primarily routine tasks associated with the maintenance of renewal departmental bond records.

Key Responsibilities:

Relying on standardized instructions and pre-established guidelines, the Renewals Underwriting Assistant I is responsible for accomplishing the following as guided by others. These assignments are varied in nature and frequently routine.  

  • Answer phone and resolve basic inquiries or forward call to appropriate contact for resolution.
  • Assist with receptionist duties where needed.
  • Assist with general mail room duties where needed.
  • Process cancellations and reinstatements including those from branches, agents, principals and other departments (i.e. claims).
  • Process and mail renewal invoices, continuation certificates, cancellations, reinstatements, missed renewals, and other required mailing assignments.
  • Perform other general clerical duties such as copying, filing, faxing, scanning, and operating departmental office equipment.
  • Scan and attach all required documents to the system for accurate record keeping. This also includes updating bond files as needed.
  • Renew bonds for payment received.
  • Resolve renewal payment issues (i.e. NSF, premium mismatch)
  • Research bonds for possible premium refunds and where appropriate submit check requests.
  • Agency Statements reconciliation
  • Other duties as assigned (i.e. special projects).

 

Job Requirements

Position Knowledge, Skills, and Requirements:

Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Experience

  • Up to two years of relevant administrative support experience

Other

  • Possess and have ability to apply basic knowledge of principles, practices, and procedures
  • Good written and verbal communication skills with an emphasis on confidentiality, tact, and diplomacy
  • Good organizational and analytical skills; demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Intermediate proficiency and experience using Microsoft Office Package (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word)

Working Conditions and Physical Demands:

  • Overtime hours may be required to fulfill job responsibilities
  • May require travel outside normal work location
  • May require a valid driver’s license
  • May be required to stoop, bend, or sit for extended periods of time
  • May be required to lift up to 10 pounds
  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and other devices
  • Close vision and ability to adjust focus; required to read a computer screen

Note: This document is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed, and is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the job. 

The Tokio Marine HCC Group of Companies offers a competitive salary and employee benefit package. We are a successful, dynamic organization experiencing rapid growth and are seeking energetic and confident individuals to join our team of professionals. The Tokio Marine HCC Group of Companies is an equal-opportunity employer. Please visit www.tmhcc.com for more information about our company.