Contract Bond Underwriter - Chicago, IL

Lisle, IL posted on December 21

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Contract Bond Underwriter – Chicago, IL Area

Sharpen your talent as an “intrapreneur”. Merchants Bonding Company is looking for a risk and financial analyst who will become a valued consultant to our agents and brokers. Our underwriters forge relationships with agents and brokers nationwide, soliciting and analyzing contract bond submissions to make underwriting recommendations worth hundreds of thousands to millions of dollars. Dallas underwriters travel within their territory 20-25% of the time.  

Successful underwriters have a Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting or finance or equivalent work experience in the bond industry and/or commercial banking/real estate and 1+ years of contract bond underwriting experience. 

Succeed with Visionary Leaders. Merchants’ reputation sets us above the competition. Our growth has remained in the double digits for over 10 years.

Merchants has a 37.5 hour workweek with flexible scheduling and a disciplined training program immersing new underwriters in actual bond analysis. Our compensation, time-off, and benefit package rivals much larger corporations.

You could follow the crowd but we know you want to aspire to something greater. Send your resume to or visit our careers page at