Product Manager - Personal Lines in New Holland, PA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

The Carlisle Group   •  

New Holland, PA 17557

Industry: Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 43 days ago

  by    Pamela Pfeninger

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Product Manager - Personal Lines

Our Client is an A Rated P&C Insurance Company and has Retained The Carlisle Group to conduct a Search for a Personal Lines Product Manager.


Develop and maintain a vision for the product portfolio – including product design, strategy, pricing and underwriting – and coordinating alignment with the group strategy; interface with appropriate IT resources to develop and implement strategies that deliver an outstanding user experience; collaborate with all key stakeholders internally and externally to ensure business, quality and functional goals are met.


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent education preferred.
  • Minimum of six years' experience in the industry with a focus on insurance underwriting.
  • Knowledge and understanding of applicable state insurance regulations and laws.
  • Proven ability to understand business and IT issues and communicate priorities.
  • Experience in or ability to learn Agile and Scrum principles preferred.
  • Proficiency in coordinating interdepartmental and cross-functional projects.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; able to build relationships and interact professionally with individuals at all levels internally and externally.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Proven ability to thrive in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Commitment to company values and customer service.
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage the development and maintenance of the portfolio, with responsibility for both the technical and business side of each release.
  • Research and develop new strategies to meet the market opportunities to complement the company product portfolio.
  • Serve as the organizational champion for products; collaborate with actuarial, underwriting and marketing to set rates annually and manage to consistent underwriting profits.
  • Collaborate with underwriting to develop and review underwriting guidelines, maintaining a differentiation with those of the company.
  • Ensure products are in compliance with state regulations and laws.
  • Develop and maintain an appropriately prioritized backlog for product development.
  • Collaborate with Director of Product Development to understand business vision; ensure that the development team understands the vision for the product and is developing appropriate features for our partners.
  • Lead information gathering sessions and focus groups with departments, stakeholders and end users and work to ensure that all stakeholders are aligned at each stage of the development lifecycle.
  • Assist with agency seminars, training and visits as needed.
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with stakeholders.
  • Act as the stakeholder proxy for the development team and the point person for all LOB reports.
  • Assist in product research and business analysis as needed.