Sample Insurance Underwriter Resume

Notice how the job seeker in this sample insurance underwriter resume opens with a clear objective of what he wants. He then lists only those previous work experiences that pertain to this particular job. All insurance underwriter resumes should include this vital information.

Mark Job-Seeker
10 Arnold Street
Any Town, USA 9999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as an Insurance Underwriter


Excellent record of client communication, understanding of the risks involved in underwriting policies, document analysis, and good judgment, computer literate, knowledgeable about computer 'smart systems'--application used to manage risks more effectively and in less time than manually


Insurance Underwriter, 2000 to present:

Smith and Jones Life and Auto Insurance, Small Town, USA.

Primarily responsible for analyzing information in insurance applications to determine whether a risk is acceptable and will not result in a loss for the company.

Assistant Underwriter, 1998-2000:

Little Village, USA.

Assisted underwriter by collecting information on applicants and evaluating routine applications under the supervision of an experienced risk analyst.


B.A. in Business Administration, 1997

Baker College, Any City, USA


American Association of Insurance Professionals:

Vice Chair, 2005

NOTE: This insurance underwriter resume is a condensed version of a full resume to serve as an example only. Always consider what the employer is looking for in the insurance underwriter he hires. Tailor your resume to that company.