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Underwriting Technical Assistant

Company: Myron Steves
Location: Melville
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

Underwriting Technical Assistant


Employee Type: Full-Time


Melville, NY, US, 11747 Chicago, IL, US, 60661

Job Type: Administrative

Secondary Location: Chicago, Illinois

Years of Experience:

RT Specialty, a division of Ryan Specialty Group is looking for an Underwriting Technical Assistant to join our Melville, New York team. We are a fast paced, energetic and rapidly growing organization that offers a great opportunity for someone interested in further developing their career.

Position Summary:

The ideal candidate has a strong business background and is seeking a career in a rapidly expanding company that provides targeted capital investments in talent and companies. The Technical Assistant will be responsible for clearing, binding, and issuing commercial insurance policies on our MGA/MGU agency management system and participating in special projects to continually improve our processes and services standards.

Essential Functions:

  • Accurately clear new business submissions in a timely manner with an attention to detail.
  • Populate underwriting applications with the information necessary to rate, document and issue accurate and compliant policies.
  • Bind and issue new and renewal commercial insurance policies. Process endorsements, cancellations and reinstatements.
  • Process endorsements, cancellations and reinstatements.
  • Process notices of cancellation, non-renewal notices and renewal solicitation notices.
  • Troubleshoot booking and accounting issues or discrepancies.
  • Communicate effectively with management, underwriters and brokers to secure the information necessary to accurately process the business.
  • Provide timely and efficient service to all internal and external customers, including underwriters and brokers.
  • Create and distribute routine and ad-hoc reports as assigned.
  • Participate in or handle special projects, as needed.
  • Collaborates with resources across the organization to pursue continual process optimization and innovation.


  • BA/BS degree preferred. Business and/or a technology related degree a plus.
  • 1 - 3 years of experience in an office environment, insurance experience and experience with core business systems and applications preferred.
  • Intermediate to advanced MS Office Excel and Word skills required. SQL knowledge a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail, accuracy, and data integrity.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to maintain standards of quality and quantity of output as established by management.
  • Desire and drive to foster teamwork in a collaborative environment.
  • Ability to work well within a team and to continually learn in a fast paced and constantly changing environment.


Ryan Specialty Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Long Island

Nearest Secondary Market: New York CIty

Keywords: Myron Steves, New Haven , Underwriting Technical Assistant, Other , Melville, Connecticut

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