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Underwriter Trainee

League City, TX, US, 77573

Who we are.

American National is a successful and stable corporation guided by five core values: Financial Strength, Integrity, Respect, Service and Teamwork. We are among America’s Most Trustworthy Financial Companies according to Forbes. We’ve spent the last 110+ years earning this reputation and we work each day to expand this legacy. We know we’re not just selling insurance, we’re providing security and peace of mind to our 5 million policyholders.


The growth, innovation and success of American National are driven by our incredible employees who thrive on delivering exceptional service to our clients. Success begins and ends with our people. Their loyalty and dedication to American National is why we’re successful.

If you share our values and can contribute to our mission of providing the highest quality service to our clients, we want to hear from you!


Why join us?

We know that our employees’ lives encompass much more than the time they spend at work. To help them maintain a healthy work/life balance, we’ve compiled a generous benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending account, matching 401(k), paid time off, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement and referral bonuses.


We’ve also incorporated unique benefits like our volunteer program where employees are provided PTO for giving their time to a non-profit of their choice. Healthy employees are productive employees so we also have a comprehensive wellness program that includes onsite fitness centers and classes or discounted gym memberships, free health screenings, free flu shots, and more. ​


Underwriter Trainee

American National is seeking professional, career-oriented individuals for the position of Underwriter Trainee at our South Shore Harbor location in League City, Texas.  We are seeking individuals who have strong technical skills in addition to exceptional verbal and written communication skills.  This position requires daily communication with both internal and external customers; the ideal candidate should be motivated, articulate, and customer oriented.



  • Underwrite new business and renewals.  The person in this position must ascertain what information is needed to make an informed decision, evaluate medical and non-medical facts, and select acceptable risks according to established underwriting guidelines.
  • Understand the importance of production goals and determine what course of action is necessary to insure goals are met
  • Work collaboratively with our agency field force to obtain information regarding risk classification and required underwriting data;
  • Develop and maintain a professional relationship with our agency field force.



  • At least 2 years of college or equivalent life insurance experience
  • Completion of LOMA or ALU courses preferred.
  • Familiarity with medical terminology; completion of medical terminology course preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Office with an emphasis on Excel
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with the ability to achieve objectives through interpersonal relationships
  • Candidates must be analytical, organized, self-motivated, and possess the ability to multi-task and work in a team oriented environment.
  • Ability and willingness to adapt to new technology implemented for more effective processing of new business applications.


Hiring Practices

The preceding job posting has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this role. 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 always have the ability to determine their application status by logging into our Career Portal.


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


American National is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of 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: Galveston
Nearest Secondary Market: Houston

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