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Business Insurance Underwriting
Professional Development Program

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to apply your analytical and communication skills? The Travelers Business Insurance Underwriting Professional Development Program (UPDP) is a highly structured training program that 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 includes 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 skills in insurance coverage, underwriting, sales and product knowledge through a structured program that combines classroom training and experiential learning with individualized coaching. This is a yearlong multi-faceted program that gives participants the business and technical skills they need to understand the core of our business and to launch their careers as successful Travelers underwriters.


  • Apply to the Business Insurance Underwriting Professional Development Program

To apply for a position in the Business Insurance Underwriting Professional Development Program, click here to Search Current Opportunities and submit your resume. On the search page, follow the instructions below:

  1. Type "Underwriting Professional Development Program" in the keyword search and select a location.
  2. Click the search button.
  3. Once the position appears, follow the instructions within the job search tool.


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