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Associate Underwriter I

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.

Associate Underwriter
No insurance experience–No problem! If you are analytical, have strong attention to detail, possess the ability to make sound decisions, and have an innate ability to negotiate; Underwriting Support encourages you to begin your career with American National as an Associate Underwriter. Associates are vital to the organization, managing front-line communication with the field force to build and maintain solid professional relationships. The ideal candidate should be a strong communicator who is comfortable in a fast-paced work environment, is an effective multi-tasker, and enjoys collaboration. If you desire a rewarding career with opportunity to make a difference, then we want to hear from you!


  • Assess and determine policy level decisions within established guidelines

  • Process various policy level transactions within specified timeframes

  • Maintain effective and collaborative communication with agents as it relates to the initial issuance or amendments to policies

  • Maintain ongoing communication with various departments within the company



  • High school diploma / (2) year degree preferred

  • Prior work experience in customer service / administration position preferred

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, required

  • Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced / stimulating work environment

  • Desire to meet and exceed measurable performance goals

  • Strong aptitude for research, detail, and negotiation

  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment



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.




Nearest Major Market: Albany

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