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Ag/Commercial Lines Underwriter II (Remote Option)

Glenmont, NY, US, 12077

American National is an established, stable, and successful multi-line insurance corporation that has provided financial strength and a sense of security to employees, customers and business partners since 1905.  We’ve been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s most trustworthy financial companies and best mid-sized employers. With focus on our organization’s values and cultural richness: Financial Strength, Integrity, Respect, Service and Teamwork (FIRST) and Agility, Collaboration, and Engagement (ACE) we continue to pursue our vision to be a leading provider of financial products and services for current and future generations.


What’s in it for you?

American National supports a comfortable, diverse, and inclusive work environment, following a casual dress code and focus on healthy work-life balance. We understand that comprehensive benefits are important which is why we offer a generous package that includes: medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, matching 401(k), paid time off, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, health-wellness initiatives, and a volunteer program where employees are provided PTO for giving their time to a charity of choice, and referral bonuses! We also offer a comprehensive wellness program that includes onsite fitness centers and classes or discounted gym memberships, free health screenings, free flu shots, and more.


Underwriter (Commercial/Agriculture)

American National is seeking a full-time, Commercial/Agriculture Lines Underwriter! As a Commercial/Agriculture Lines Underwriter, you will be responsibile for handling new business, communication with agents and other field support specialists, as well as visit the field. If you have excellent written and verbal communication skills, have a strong focus on attention to detail, thrive in a fast-paced work environment, and are interested in insurance industry designations to further your education and career, we invite you to apply today!



  • Review incoming new business
  • Handle changes and renewals for business 
  • Identify any agent business practices
  • Calculate production, profitability and loss ratios 
  • Respond to agent inquiries via email or phone call 
  • Visit the field, as needed
  • Additional duties may be assigned, as needed



  • High school diploma required, bachelors degree preferred
  • Must have previous underwriting experience 
  • Must hold or be willing to earn insurance industry designations (AINS, CPCU, etc.)
  • Ability to work outside normal business hours, preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication 
  • Strong focus on attention to detail and accuracy 

Salary for this position can range from $55,230.00 for candidates who are minimally qualified through $82,845 for more highly qualified candidates.  Candidates outside of the range are encouraged to apply, and will be considered based on experience, skill, and education.”



Hiring Practices

The preceding job posting was designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this position. It is not intended to be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications.


American National’s recruitment policies help us place individuals in a timely and efficient manner. Only the most qualified candidates will be contacted by our recruiting team. Candidates may check the status of their application(s) by logging into our Career Portal.


Learn more about our company, by following us on social media: LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter: @CareerswithAN


American National is an equal opportunity employer, committed to enhancing a diverse and inclusive environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories.


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“If you believe you can make a difference in the lives of our clients, if you’re willing to work hard, if you want a fulfilling career, and if your values match ours, then I want you to work for American National. ” – James Pozzi, President and CEO.




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