Description Assurant Specialty Property Assurant Specialty Property businesses are leading providers of creditor-placed homeowners insurance, direct-marketed products, collateral protection programs and related outsourcing services. They develop, underwrite, market and administer specialty property and personal lines of insurance through collaborative relationships with leading home mortgage companies, financial institutions, manufactured home builders and dealers, auto finance companies, property management companies and managing general agents. Assurant Specialty Property serves clients and their customers in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. www.assurantspecialtyproperty.com Assurant Specialty Property is part of Assurant, the premier provider of specialized insurance products and related services in North America and select worldwide markets. Assurant, a Fortune 500 company and part of the S&P 500, is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AIZ. Assurant has over $23 billion in assets and $8 billion in annual revenue. www.assurant.com The Operations Analyst handles relatively diverse assignments, which are essential to the overall success of the business relationships. This position also carries out analytical assignments that are varied and possibly difficult. Additional responsibilities include: Key Responsibilities
Represents the interests of Assurant as the daily point of contact for assigned service providers from an operations perspective, and ensures efficient service and satisfaction of our customers.
Supports and nurtures an ongoing relationship with the client account executive and operational teams to ensure contractual obligations are being fulfilled.
Provides systems, administrative, and operational support in assisting with the development and implementation of new or existing products, processes and accounts.
Coordinates responses to complaints concerning client issues; determines veracity of such, and coordinates corrective action and/or replies.
Coordinates and compiles research for legal cases; ensures complete accurate and timely responses on behalf of the Assurant Legal Department.
Prepares customers for implementation by planning and coordinating training, procedural documentation and all other functional requirements.
Coordinates post-implementation quality checks to ensure integrity, adhering to customer service standards and analyzing and providing overall support to internal and external customers.
Remains abreast of developments in the field of hazard insurance and hazard insurance outsourcing, process improvements, and project management by pursuing a program of self-development.
Qualifications Required skills/experience
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
Strong influencing and analytical skills
Effective oral and written communication skills
Excellent follow-up skills and ability to meet aggressive deadlines
Ability to adapt easily as procedure/client needs change
Creative, results-oriented, and detail-focused with a high level of integrity and customer focus
Must be PC literate and have a basic knowledge working in a Windows environment: MS Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, Visio
Minimum of two years of progressively more responsibility, preferably with expertise in mortgage servicing or project management
Demonstrated ability to manage projects of varying sizes
Demonstrated ability facilitating meetings and working with senior level managers
PC testing required-Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Ability to travel if needed
Experience in hazard insurance/mortgage banking industry
Working knowledge of Assurant Operational systems
Prior experience in project management or facilitation of large projects We offer comprehensive benefits to full-time and part-time employees including medical, dental, short-term disability, long-term disability and life insurance, 401k with profit sharing, generous paid time off and much more. Assurant is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All aspects of consideration for a job and employment with the Company are governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. To learn more about our current opportunities and to apply online, please visit http://www.assurant.jobs Follow us on Twitter! http://twitter.com/AssurantCareers (@AssurantCareers)
Requisition Number: 29094
Assurant, Inc. (Assurant) is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, it is engaged in providing specialized insurance products and...