Junior Underwriter/Broker

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Synergy Professional Associates has an exciting career opportunity for a Junior Underwriter/Broker in our Fairfield, New Jersey office.


Synergy Professional Associates, an Accretive Company, provides insurance professionals with a gateway to markets and carriers outside the broad categories and general needs of their typical customers. A professional liability boutique with a nationwide reputation for finding markets, and equipping customers with competitive insurance options, our people are fast, very knowledgeable and most importantly, flexible. For more information about us, please visit

What You'll Do

  • Provides support to underwriting operations for existing and prospective agents and policyholders by monitoring and analyzing applications for insurance and other service requests.
  • Acts within assigned limits of authority.
  • Provides technical expertise related to workflows, system development, profitable growth opportunities or other program analysis by performing the following duties.
  • Application has superior product knowledge and is familiar with the specific products offered by the Agency's carriers. 
  • Assist in the production of new and renewal accounts in keeping with Agency and individual Producer goals and provide field service in support of Producer activities.
  • For non-program business, will market new and renewal accounts with appropriate carriers.
  • For non-program business, will request proposals from carriers, binders and binding and of policies and endorsements to be issued by the carrier.
  • For program business, will underwrite new and renewal accounts in accordance with Underwriting Program Guidelines.
  • For program business, will solicit, evaluate, underwrite, rate, quote, bind, bill and issue policies and endorsements on behalf of carrier.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What You'll Need

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of insurance industry experience preferred.
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills required.
  • New Jersey P&C License required.
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team-based environment.

What's in it For You?

To help you make the best decision for your personal growth, it’s important to us to share a glimpse of what we offer our top asset, our people:   

  • Competitive base salary.  
  • Generous 30+ Days Comprehensive Paid Time Off Package inclusive of Paid Time Off, 10 Company Holidays, 2 Floating Holidays, 5 Sick Days, and 2 Volunteer Days.
  • Health benefit options with you in mind; 5 affordable medical plan options with rates based on your salary, company paid HSA contribution with eligible HSA plan selection, 2 dental plan options offering orthodontia coverage and 3 cleanings per year, and 2 vision plan options.    
  • Company match 401(k) plan – 50% up to 6%!   
  • Support of your fitness wellness goals! We offer up to 75% off at over 11,000 gyms and fitness centers.    
  • Opportunity to prioritize your mental health with 24/7 access to licensed therapists.   
  • Pet benefits & discounts.    
  • Access to our Employee-led Resource Groups (ERGs) that lend a voice to the variety of demographics represented throughout Accretive.

Grow, with us

Accretive is a collection of elite specialty and wholesale agencies supported by experienced industry leaders. Our expertise is broad, and our innovative culture runs deep. We value relationships above all else and consistently deliver best in class customized solutions and service you can trust.


Accretive is passionate about fueling our clients’ innovation and growth. That makes us the perfect place for creative, dynamic people who want to grow their career while helping businesses, families and people thrive.  We are proud to be one of the largest brokers in the country, but we’re even prouder of the honest, caring relationships that our employees build with our clients every day.


Working with us will give you the opportunity to do work that matters while you learn with us, advance with us, and most importantly, grow with us. Accretive is committed to embracing diversity, equity and inclusion to create a workplace that welcomes and thrives on the unique experiences, perspectives and contributions of all team members. Accretive is bringing the best people and most diverse talent forward to drive growth, innovate and think bigger! 


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