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Underwriter Trainee - AJ Flood at Philadelphia Insurance Companies

Updated: November 12, 2017
Category:  Underwriting

Marketing Statement

Philadelphia Insurance Companies, a member of the Tokio Marine Group, designs, markets and underwrites commercial property/casualty and professional liability insurance products for select industries.   We have been in operation since 1962 and are nationally recognized as a member of  Ward's Top 50 and rated A++ by A.M.Best.



Summary -

The Underwriter Trainee will participate in a training program which will include learning basic insurance knowledge, interaction with departments, and PHLY product training. A portion of the training program will involve shadowing of current Underwriters.

A typical day will include the following:

Evaluates accident insurance applications to determine the risk involved: assists in deciding to accept or reject the application; assists in determining appropriate premium.

Interacts with and learns the role of other groups (marketing, loss control, claims, administration, etc.)

Assists in determining the acceptability, conditions and pricing of specific accident insurance risks and associated coverage.

Maintains familiarity with the products, services, priorities and target markets in the accident & property & casualty line of business or insurance segment.

Maintains familiarity with the loss experience and business conditions of key accounts as well as loss trends and any major legal or economic factors affecting the property & casualty line of business.

Communicates effectively with colleagues in underwriting, marketing and all support areas in order to meet the accident & property & casualty insurance needs of customers.

May accompany senior underwriter or marketing representative on appointments in assigned territory.



  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Ability to establish and build healthy working relationships and partnerships with clients, vendors, and peers
  • Basic knowledge of insurance
  • Analytical and problem solving mindset
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Detail-oriented and interested in learning the insurance field
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

EEO Statement

Tokio Marine Group of Companies (including, but not limited to the Philadelphia Insurance Companies, Tokio Marine America, Inc., TMNA Services, LLC and First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd.) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  In order to remain competitive we must attract, develop, motivate, and retain the most qualified employees regardless of age, color, race, religion, gender, disability, national or ethnic origin, family circumstances, life experiences, marital status, military status,  sexual orientation and/or any other status protected by law. 


We offer a comprehensive benefit package, which includes tuition reimbursement and a generous 401K match. Our rich history of outstanding results and growth allow us to focus our business plan on continued growth, new products, people development and internal career opportunities. If you enjoy working in a fast paced work environment with growth potential please apply online.

PHLY Benefits
Lunch Time Fitness Hour
Paid Time Off for Volunteer Work
Family-Friendly Benefits
Educational Support
Medical & Dental Plans
Paid Time Off
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