Underwriter

Chicago, IL

Old Republic Title has an excellent opportunity for an Underwriter at our Chicago metro location. This position is responsible for providing underwriting support and guidance to Chicago Metro Operations and Chicago Metro Title Agents and Attorney Agents. Examines residential and commercial files when necessary. TO APPLY, please click HERE to head to our new Careers page.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Provides point of contact for advisory and support needs of all attorney agents. 
 
Assists all agents and direct operations in underwriting matters by responding to inquiries on particular transactions, and providing advice and direction on general underwriting matters and claims administration.
 
Reviews legal documents in connection with specific transactions for agency and direct operations. Reviews documents and instruments for legal sufficiency, including lien waivers, surveys, deeds, mortgages, court orders and decrees and curative instruments.
 
Monitors state and federal regulatory and legal requirements, and advises agents and company operations respecting those matters affecting them.
 
Promotes the company through participation in public relations and state bar programs including legal and underwriting instruction; represents company at various trade and industry functions; and participates in annual agent seminars and events throughout the region. Participates in company focus groups, task forces and panels as requested to help modify or develop company practices and policies. 
 
Provides general training and support for other staff.
All other duties assigned by management.

EXPERIENCE

Minimum of 1-3 years experience required
 
We offer a competitive salary, and excellent benefit package including health, life and disability insurance; paid time off; and retirement plans. TO APPLY, please click HERE to head to our new Careers page.
 
Note: If you currently are employed by Old Republic Title (or one of its wholly owned affiliated companies) please contact your human resources representative regarding the application process.
 
Old Republic Title is an Equal Opportunity Employer