EXPANSION, EXPANSION, EXPANSION! Major P&C insurance company is seeking an accomplished and proven underwriter to join their team! Under immediate supervision, review insurance applications to evaluate, classify and rate each risk to determine acceptability, coverage and pricing. Establish, maintain and develop agency and/or broker relationships. Position has defined underwriting authority and business development responsibility. Incumbents in this position provide underwriting in single or multiple areas of liability, property or special contingency coverage. Evaluate new and renewal policy applications and related documents to classify and assess each risk, determine acceptability, assign rating, indicate endorsements and limits and determine appropriate pricing. Contact and respond to verbal and written inquiries from brokers within designated timeframe to provide appropriate information and serve as an underwriting resource.
Bachelor?s degree in Business Administration, Accounting or Finance or a related field or the equivalent education and/or experience. Minimum of 5-10 years of relevant and progressive underwriting experience in specialty or related area that includes a working knowledge of state laws. Possess and have ability to apply knowledge of principles, practices and procedures. Solid written and verbal communication skills with an emphasis on confidentiality, tact and diplomacy. Intermediate proficiency and experience using Microsoft Office Package (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word).