Underwriter III

  • Location
    Franklin, Wisconsin
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Underwriting

So you’re seeking an awesome opportunity as an Underwriter- good news, we’ve got it!  Adecco is assisting a premier financial services organization with their Life Insurance Underwriter positions in Franklin, WI!  


The company’s Underwriters are a vital part of the team, hold a high level of responsibility and are highly specialized roles.  Here are some of the responsibilities you’d have:

  • Independent analysis and appraisal of a broad range of insurance applications; may approve, classify or decline applications in various categories.
  • Provides mentoring to Underwriting Specialist with complicated cases and customer escalations.
  • Determines underwriting requirements and considers all factors which may impact insurability including but not limited to financial and medical information.
  • Communicates frequently by telephone and written correspondence with internal and external customers to clarify and resolve underwriting information.
  • Performs collaboratively yet independently to partner with internal customers while addressing underwriting questions and case management.
  • Actively supports continuous learning and improvement while meeting departmental quality, service and production goals.
  • Leads departmental and divisional projects and initiatives.
  • Provides mentoring to Underwriting Specialist with complicated cases and customer escalations, when needed; also provides assistance to Lead Underwriting Consultants.

Here are the requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, or demonstrated consistent success in prior Underwriting role as evidence by satisfactory case management and quality reviews.
  • ~8+ years of professional experience in Underwriting – Life Insurance underwriting experience is a must
  • Strong analytical skills with proven record of decision making on complex cases and applying sound judgement in the application of guidelines and rules.
  • Superior written and oral communication skills with an ability to handle confidential information, exercise tact, diplomacy and resourcefulness.
  • Computer proficiency and ability to work efficiently yet quickly to meet goals in an independent production environment.
  • Comfortable mentoring team members while demonstrating strong leadership qualities and high degree of self-motivation.
  • Flexibility and ability to adjust in a continuously changing work environment.


Another perk, these positions can be REMOTE!  Travel to the company’s Franklin location for training would be required and expenses would be covered.  Beyond that, the position can be handled remotely.  Only qualified candidates will be considered. 


So, a little bit about us. We’re the worldwide leader in staffing, but it’s only because of all the great people we have working with us. We place over 70,000 people with the world’s most well-known companies every day, but that’s not enough. Why? We think everybody deserves a chance to find a good job. To work on your terms. To better your situation. To get benefits, regardless of whether you’re temporary.


Does this all sound good to you? If you ask us, we’d make a great team. Isn’t it kind of ironic that the way to get started is to pick up your phone and give us a call? Our friendly experts are ready to get you in at a great job, so the ball is in your court. If you’re ready for an exciting, challenging Underwriter position, apply today! 


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