Posted Date: 07/07/2020

Personal Lines Underwriting Assistant


Joseph Krar & Associates, Inc.

Southington, CT 06489

Joseph Krar & Associates Inc., an Excess and Surplus Lines Insurance agency is seeking a full-time Underwriting Assistant. This position requires that candidates have excellent communication, organizational, and data entry skills. The candidate must also possess excellent time management skills and have the ability to work independently as well as part of a team. The ideal candidate must also have the ability to work well with others in a high-paced paperless environment. We offer a competitive salary with benefits including health, life and disability insurance.


  • Assist in processing both new and renewal business while adhering to carrier guidelines
  • Maintain our existing book of business by assisting producers with endorsements, audits, and all other aspects of policy services
  • Develop and maintain exceptional working relationships with our producers through daily communications

Required Qualifications

  • A current Property & Casualty license is preferred but not required
  • Minimum of 1 year of Property & Casualty experience
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to work independently as well as part of a larger team
  • Demonstrate solid decision making and problem-solving skills, with the ability to follow established policies and procedures
  • Have a working knowledge or standard ISO coverage forms
  • Ability to maintain accuracy in a fast-paced environment
  • Professional written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of various computer software applications such as Word, Excel, Outlook, insurance rating systems
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Energetic and positive attitude

Job Function                  Assistant Underwriter

Office Location             Southington, Connecticut

Required Experience                Property & Casualty Insurance: 1 year

Preferred License                       Connecticut Property & Casualty Producer License

Job Type                                        Full-time



  • Property & Casualty Insurance: 1 year (Required)


  • Connecticut Property & Casualty Producer (Preferred)


Benefits offered:

  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off

Other types of insurance