Underwriting Counsel

Minneapolis, MN

Old Republic Title has an excellent opportunity available for an Underwriting Counsel for its North Central Division, headquartered in Minneapolis. The successful candidate would field title insurance underwriting questions from title insurance agents in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. Job duties include providing guidance to agents on various issues related to the insurability of real estate transactions. The successful candidate will also teach webinars and seminars to agents throughout the region, both in person and by video. This will include preparing educational materials to be distributed to agents and their employees.

Old Republic Title's North Central Division employs five underwriters to assist its agents in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. This dynamic team is committed to responding quickly to agents and providing top-notch educational opportunities for their employees, all in a collaborative and congenial work environment. A hybrid work schedule is available. Underwriters may work from home two days per week and work from the office three days per week. Some travel is required. TO APPLY, please click HERE to head to our new Careers page.

Education/Experience:

The successful candidate should have a law degree and at least five years of experience in real estate practice in Minnesota. Experience in title insurance is encouraged. A Minnesota Law License is required. A license to practice law in North Dakota, South Dakota or Wisconsin is encouraged.

Physical/Mental Demands:

Ability to perform under pressure and be flexible with disruptions throughout the workday.

Must be able to work approved and requested overtime, by supervisor.

Repetitive and continual typing motion is required.

Must have working knowledge of title insurance principles.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.

Generally a desk job in standard office environment.

Ability to concentrate on detail 100% of the time.

Sedentary work: Exerting up to 25 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting a majority of the time. Walking and standing are required, occasionally.

(The above statements reflect the principal function and most significant duties of the job, and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that are inherent in the job.)

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