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Surety Bonds Analyst

LYNCHBURG, VA
 
System Search is currently recruiting for a Surety Bonds Analyst for the Lynchburg, VA area. The Surety Bond Analyst serves our clients by providing daily account support services for existing/assigned surety bond clients, analyzing new and existing client financials to assist in determining levels of bonding authority, soliciting of new business on existing accounts and support Producer-led new business efforts.
 

Responsibilities of the Surety Bonds Analyst include:

     

  • Prepare indemnity agreements and bond applications;
  • Prepare consents of surety, riders, bond-ability letters and other documents requested by clients;
  • Prepare/issue various types of bonds, including but not limited to bid, contract, miscellaneous and court bonds;
  • Manage accurate electronic bond files in agency management system and surety software;
  • Generate bond reports as needed;
  • Collect specific financial, legal and other pertinent information about customers;
  • Evaluate information and calculate risk based on established criteria;
  • Handle countersignature requirements;
  • Coordinate receipt of underwriting information as requested;
  • Confirm that bonds are issued in compliance with surety lines of authority;
  • Review client accounting history, respond to accounting inquiries, correct discrepancies, and contact clients on receivables;

 
Ideal Requirements of the Surety Bonds Analyst:

     

    • Two to four year college degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
    •  Two years of surety bond experience is required.
    •  Bookkeeping experience with a focus on Construction.
    •  Valid insurance license or the ability to obtain within 90 days is required.
    •  Proven ability to maintain high level of confidentiality and handling of sensitive information.
    •  Creative problem solver with advanced analytical skills.
    •  Extraordinary written and verbal communication skills.
    •  Superior organizational skills, ability to handle multiple tasks and effectively prioritize.
    •  Exceptional relationship building skills.
    •  Proficient in Microsoft Office products.

     
    Other Job Titles considered include Account Executive, Customer Service Representative, CSR, Account Representative, Account Specialist, Account Associate, Client Relationship Manager, Client Engagement Specialist