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Property Underwriting Auditor (Remote, US)



Posted on Monday, February 12, 2024

Openly is rebuilding insurance from the ground up. We are re-envisioning and enhancing every aspect of the customer experience. Doing this requires a rapidly growing team of exceptional, curious, empathetic people with a wide range of skill sets, spanning technology, data science, product, marketing, sales, service, claims handling, finance, etc.

Now is the perfect time to join the journey. Here’s why

  • It’s working. We’re in multiple states and on our way to operating countrywide. We have thousands of agents selling our product and millions of dollars of annual customer premiums.
  • We’re well-backed & stable. We closed our $100M Series D fundraise. We are supported by some of the top investors globally, including Google’s “Gradient” AI-focused fund, Obvious Ventures, Advance Venture Partners, Eden Global Partners, and Clocktower Technology Ventures.
  • It’s not too late! Despite this traction and stability, we’re still early enough in the journey that there’s time to make a real difference during Openly’s formative period.

If you’d like to understand more about Openly’s mission, consider checking out this video ( from a company pitch we gave several years ago at Techstars.

Job Details

Openly is growing and adding a new position of Property Underwriting Auditor. This role will help us to enhance/build the audit process, conduct rigorous underwriting reviews, identify trends from audits and work with the underwriting team to implement recommended process changes and improvements. This role will also assist with the compilation of Quality Assurance results for Underwriting Management, Compliance, and individual underwriters. The ideal candidate will like working cross-functionally and helping to drive improvement!

If you exemplify Integrity, Empathy, Teamwork, Curiosity, and Urgency, we want to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities

  • Objectively and independently without influence, review and assess underwriter adherence to documented guidelines related to all aspects of underwriting including underwriting processes, risk assessment, and file documentation Property and Casualty Homeowners lines.
  • Perform analytics on underwriting quality trends.
  • Identify training gaps and support learning and development.
  • Host quality calibration meetings with the underwriting team in partnership with the team leader.
  • Develop and maintain standard operating procedures in partnership with the Underwriting Manager and team leader.
  • Collaborate with the Underwriting Manager in creating strategies to develop, expand, and/or improve existing internal controls.
  • As requested, participate in strategic and special projects and underwriting initiatives.


  • 5 or more years of experience auditing P&C Underwriting
  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • CPCU, CIC, ARM etc. a plus
  • Comprehensive understanding of insurance industry ISO rating practices including in-depth knowledge of coverage forms, underwriting concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Exhibit thorough knowledge of sound underwriting principles, policies, procedures, and controls
  • Ability to apply principles of logical thinking to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks while meeting established deadlines
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Strong communication skills, both with external customers and internal business partners
  • Highly organized with superb attention to detail
  • Highly motivated, resourceful, and inquisitive
  • Advanced knowledge of Google Suite and Microsoft Office
  • History of teamwork and collaboration across various functions
  • Some travel may be required


Compensation & Benefits:

The target salary range represents the budgeted salary range for this position. Actual compensation for this position will be determined based on the successful candidate's experience and skills. We are committed to providing a compensation package that not only reflects the responsibilities and requirements of the role, but also the unique expertise that the chosen candidate will bring to our team.

Target Salary Range
$83,810$98,600 USD

The full salary range shows the min to max salary range for this position. Actual compensation will be commensurate with experience and qualifications and determined based on various factors including the candidate's qualifications, skills, and experience.

Full Salary Range
$73,950$123,250 USD

Benefits & Perks

  • Remote-First Culture - We supported #remotelife long before it was a given. We'll keep promoting it.
  • Competitive Salary & Equity
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision Plan Offerings
  • Life and disability coverage including voluntary options
  • Competitive PTO - 20 days and 11 paid holidays (including floating holidays) per year under the Company’s vacation and holiday policies.
  • Parental Leave - up to 8 weeks (320 hours) of paid parental leave based on meeting eligibility requirements
    (Birthing parents may be eligible for additional leave through STD)
  • 401K Company Contribution - Openly contributes 3% of the employee's gross income, even if the employee does not contribute.
  • Work-from-home stipend - We provide a $1,500 allowance to spend on setting up your home workplace
  • Annual Professional Development Fund: Each employee has $2,000 in professional development (PD) funds to spend on activities or resources annually. We want each Openly employee to achieve personal and professional success and to feel supported, confident, and informed about improving their efficiency and productivity.
  • Be Well Program - Employees receive $50 per month to use towards your overall well-being
  • Paid Volunteer Service Hours
  • Referral Program and Reward

Depending on position, Employees generally are eligible for cash incentive compensation, including commissions for sales eligible roles. In all cases, eligibility for compensation and benefits is subject to applicable plan and policy terms in effect from time to time.

U.S. Citizens, Green Card Holders, and those authorized to work in the U.S. for any employer and currently residing in the US will be considered.

Openly is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, or any characteristic protected under applicable law. Openly is an E-Verify Employer in the United States. Openly will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities under applicable law.