Mission: Through 17 U.S. presidents, 20 economic recessions, and 7 wars, GNY Insurance has stood for one unwavering principle: providing consistent financial stability for its customers and brokers. We believe it's the one thing you should never have to question about your insurer. ...
Standing Strong Since 1914.
Greater New York Mutual Insurance Company (GNY) has stood strong through 17 U.S. presidents, 7 major wars and 20 economic recessions. Throughout the years, our guiding principle has remained the same - Provide consistent financial stability and outstanding service for our customers.
Together with our three wholly owned subsidiaries - Insurance Company of Greater New York, Strathmore Insurance Company and GNY Custom Insurance Company - we provide customized insurance solutions for:
We also offer others types of insurance protection to round-out our property and liability packages.
Why is GNY a great place to work?
Stellar training progam
We recruit innovative thinkers, team players, and confident risk-takers to carry on our rich tradition of insurance excellence.
This program lasts approximately 2 years and offers a rare opportunity for individuals to receive intensive, hands-on training from expert professionals that can be directly transferred to the field.
We offer a competitive starting salary with increases every 3 months (for 2 years assuming you meet or exceed performance expectations).
You will be joining a team of one of the most trusted names in the property and casualty insurance industry.
Do you enjoy analyzing information and paying close attention to detail?
If so, then underwriting can be an excellent career choice. It is important for underwriters to demonstrate good judgment in order to make reliable and sound insurance decisions. Because much of the underwriter’s work involves dealing with agents and other insurance professionals, excellent communication and interpersonal skills are also essential.
Do you enjoy investigating and verifying facts? Do you love to negotiate?
If so, then a career as a Claims Examiner might be for you. Claims Examiners verify and analyze data used in settling claims to ensure that claims are valid and covered under the policy provisions and settlements are made according to company practices and procedures.
GNY offers a comprehensive benefits plan designed to meet the needs of all our employees:
I have been working at GNY Insurance Companies full-time (More than 5 years)
Flat management by engaged senior people makes the work environment not only a very good place to learn, but the people are friendly and approachable. Ideas are encouraged making it a place to grow and learn.
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Advertise the benefits of working at a company where bureaucratic red tape is at a minimum.
I applied online. I interviewed at GNY Insurance Companies (New York, NY).
Met with the head of HR and three executives. It seemed as if they just wanted to have a conversation and get to know you. They all asked pretty basic questions regarding my resume. There were no trick questions they just wanted to get a feel for who I am and how my background got me to the process of applying to be a claims trainee.