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Surety Bonds Inside Contract Underwriter in Jacksonville, FL at The Main Street America Group

Date Posted: 8/5/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

If you have a passion for taking ownership of projects, building relationships with coworkers and external clients and providing award-winning service, then The Main Street America Group is the place for you. Since 1923, MSA has been providing commercial and personal insurance as well as surety bond products with over $25 million in bond written premium.  We currently write bonds in 47 states with small to mid-sized contractors as our primary market and the majority of our accounts within the $10 million single/$20 million aggregate program limits. Our financial strength is backed by experienced and knowledgeable surety bond professionals who specialize in contract and commercial surety account management.  

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for marketing and underwriting the company’s surety bond products and services. Develops and maintains agency and community relationships. Provides additional support for the field and provides consulting expertise for customers to generate solutions to problems or identified needs. Provides technical and training support for the small contract program. Implements and coordinates marketing plans to profitably grow small contract business within company guidelines. This position will handle a large number of agencies mostly over the phone with only a minimal amount of face to face agency visitation of 10-15% of the time.


  • A Bachelor's degree, preferably with a focus in Business, Marketing or Accounting

  • Completed Fidelity and Surety training or AFSB certification preferred

  • 5+ years of relevant experience

  • Thorough knowledge of underwriting guidelines with emphasis in bond production and underwriting activities

  • Agency management experience a plus

  • Track record of solid production and profitable growth of small contract surety account business

  • High level of analytical, organizational, and communications skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and Power Point

  • Demonstrated excellent customer service and drive for success

Our comprehensive list of benefits include:
•    Medical, Dental and Vision (Day One Coverage)
•    Paid Time Off
•    401(k) with Generous Company Match
•    Pension Plan
•    Incentive (Bonus) Plan
•    Employee Recognition Programs
•    Paid Holidays
•    Company-Paid Disability and Life Insurance
•    Tuition Reimbursement
•    Flexible Spending Accounts for Health and Dependent Care

Come learn why 100% of new hires are satisfied with the choice they made to join Main Street America. 
Visit and click on “Careers” to find out more.

Contingency Recruiters: Please do not send resumes directly to any hiring manager within the MSA organization.  If you would like to discuss this position, please contact the Staffing Department directly and NOT our managers. You must have a signed and current search agreement with the MSA Staffing Department before any resumes can be reviewed. Any resumes sent directly to MSA without a contract and specific work order in place for the position will be considered property of MSA.  Thank you for your cooperation in this matter!


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