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Palmer Group is assisting our insurance industry client with their search for an Underwriting Data Analyst. This is an exciting opportunity for someone passionate about analyzing data and communicating trends. You’ll be able to provide recommendations, drive vital underwriting decisions, and make an impact. Apply today for more information!


  • Perform reporting and data requests from internal stakeholders across the company
  • Prepare data for analysis of client profitability and make suggestions for improvement
  • Assist with pricing reviews
  • Implement an underwriting model and guidelines to rate new and existing business
  • Lead implementation of underwriting decisions through collaboration with client support and finance teams
  • Collaborate with others to pinpoint and understand business questions, problems, and data needs
  • Perform data cleansing and validation
  • Identify and recommend process improvement opportunities in areas like data collection, validation, client renewal analysis, and implementation
  • Utilize knowledge of data and business processes to make recommendations to stakeholders
  • Seek out opportunities actively to learn new skills 
  • Pull data from relevant databases and other sources and analyzes data to identify trends and variances in revenue and losses
  • Develop, oversee, and provide projection reports.
  • Supply in-depth qualitative and quantitative analyses to make recommendations for changes in how the company underwrites, distributes, markets, and sells products
  • Create detailed client-level reporting
  • Give material support for expansion and diversification initiatives
  • Carry out research and studies to identify areas that could present opportunities
  • Supply cross-functional consultation to advance company initiatives


  • Four-year college degree in finance, statistics, business, or a related field 
  • 3+ years of experience in quantitative and qualitative data analysis in the insurance industry
  • General data querying capabilities
  • Understanding insurance and/or financial services is a bonus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite applications, such as Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint

Work Model:

  • Hybrid

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Palmer Group at (515) 225-7000 or email

Ref: JOB-40527

Palmer Group

(515) 225-7000

3737 Woodland Ave, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Des Moines, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$70000 - $80000