Associate Underwriter

Associate Underwriter

Truckers Insurance Associates, Inc. is looking for a detail-oriented and customer-friendly individual looking to start a career in Underwriting working in our West Des Moines office.

Responsibilities include rating and underwriting of commercial auto policies, mid-term endorsements, and customer service. The position involves extensive contact with agent customers.

About Truckers: 

Truckers Insurance Associates is a national wholesale insurance broker for the transportation industry, leading the way in commercial trucking and workers’ compensation programs. Founded in 1943, we are a family-owned independent Managing General Agent licensed in 34 states. Our work environment is highly collaborative and offers opportunities for growth and promotion.

A Day in the Life as an Associate Underwriter:

Retail agents will contact you via phone or email and depend on you to quickly and reliably make changes to existing commercial auto insurance policies per established underwriting guidelines and procedures. You work within a team structure that encourages collaboration and creativity to satisfy our agent customer’s needs.

Requirements include:

  • 4-year college degree in a relevant field.
  • Willingness to obtain a Commercial/Personal Lines Insurance Agent license.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple duties and organize data to enable timely underwriting decisions.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Prior Insurance experience is preferred.


Compensation: $45,000 – $55,000/annually, depending on prior experience.

Truckers offers an excellent benefits package, including medical/dental/life insurance, 401K, profit sharing, generous Paid Time Off, bonus opportunities, business casual attire, and a hybrid in-office/work-from-home model.

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