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Business Insurance Underwriting
Professional Development Program

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to apply your analytical and communication skills? Our Business Insurance Underwriting Professional Development Program (UPDP) provides you with the foundation for a strong underwriting future.

Underwriters are the heart of the insurance process, using finely tuned analytical skills to evaluate the acceptability of business and institutional risk.

However, underwriters are more than just analysts – they are the relationship builders with our agents and clients. They are responsible for managing a profitable portfolio of business through our distributing agents and brokers.

An underwriting career combines a dynamic blend of analytical and selling skills – it’s stimulating, exciting and a great career for the right individual.

The UPDP is designed to develop insurance coverage knowledge, underwriting and sales skills through classroom training and experiential learning with individualized coaching.

This is a yearlong multi-faceted program that provides the business and technical skills needed to understand the core of our business and to launch successful Travelers underwriter careers.

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