Experienced Contract Bond Underwriter - West Des Moines, IA
Known for our
disciplined but common sense approach to underwriting while maintaining
exceptional loss ratios, Merchants Bonding has achieved the ranking of the 14th
largest surety bond company nationwide. We evaluate the merits of each case independently rather than adhering
to a strict set of rules that could be limiting for our agent community.
success has created the need for an experienced Contract Bond Underwriter in our new West Des Moines office. Our underwriters are primarily responsible to
determine the acceptability of surety risks based on our guidelines and
marketing strategy, build premium and business opportunities with key agents
and accounts by maintaining positive agency
relationships, prospect for and develop new business opportunities and contribute to a profitable surety operation. Our staff also has the opportunity to work
with some of the most knowledgeable and experienced senior underwriters in the
Surety Industry. An underwriter will travel about 20% of the year to their assigned territory.
If you would like to be part of one of the largest and most well-respected
surety writers in the United States, submit your resume to Merchants Bonding at
email@example.com. Preferred candidates will have a Bachelors degree
in Business, Finance, or Accounting plus 6-10 years of experience as a contract
bond underwriter. Candidates should possess
equal abilities in analysis and relationship building. Knowledge of the construction industry would
be a plus.