The Climate Corporation helps people and businesses adapt to climate change. Our unique technology platform enables the real-time pricing and purchasing of customizable weather insurance using proprietary global weather simulation modeling and local weather monitoring systems. We are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers. Today we primarily serve farmers in the Midwest with insurance that protects them from yield-reducing weather events.
We are serious about our work, and we are serious about having a great time doing it. If you are the best at what you do, and are looking for like-minded people dedicated to having a major impact on the world, we are eager to talk with you.
See our video about The Climate Corporation and our Total Weather Insurance product: http://player.vimeo.com/video/5102912
About the Crop Insurance Underwriter Role
The Climate Corporation is searching for organized individuals with high-integrity, and excellent customer service and communication skills who thrive on solving problems in a self-managing environment with strong team support. Successful candidates will possess 2+ years of crop insurance underwriting experience.
Develop and maintain a strong working knowledge of crop insurance policy and procedural updates
Respond to incoming calls from agents and field staff on technical or procedural questions that could be complex in nature
Ability to research policy issues and/or questions
Work independently with RMA Regional Office to submit and process policyholder RMA exception requests
Review, process, and audit documents and supporting records associated with the MPCI, Hail and Named Peril insurance
Participate in the development and delivery of crop insurance policy and procedure training to Climate Corporation team members and agents.
Bachelor’s degree with a strong academic record
2+ years crop insurance underwriting experience
Organized and detail-oriented individual with ability to multi-task, maintain accuracy of information, and meet deadlines with little supervision
Excellent communication skills with a passion for customer interactions and service and the ability to explain concepts in a clear, easy to absorb manner
Proficient computer and internet skills
Knowledge of production agriculture
Travel up to 25% with some overnights
What We Offer:
A driven and talented team that aims to make a large-scale impact through an innovative technology platform
The opportunity to learn business and operations skills at a company experiencing rapid growth
Enlivening, idea-driven work environment with an energetic culture
Exciting world-changing opportunity - we are solving problems that have massive impact on the world
Competitive salary, stock options and great benefits
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