Underwriter - Commercial Lines

Location
Hagerstown, Maryland (Home Office)
Salary
Up to $75,000 per year including Benefits
Posted
Sep 07, 2016
Closes
Nov 01, 2016
Category
Underwriting
Job Type
Full Time

Growing multi-line/multi-state Property-Casualty Insurance Company has an immediate full-time opening for a Commercial Lines Underwriter.  Position is responsible for underwriting, profitability, growth and retention of new and renewal business that is consistent with underwriting strategies for assigned agencies within the company’s territory.  Candidate must have strong technical multi-line underwriting skills; strong knowledge of Property/Casualty business and products; analytical, problem solving and decision making skills; establishes strong relationships and networks within the department, the company and agency force; strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills; strong negotiation skills; ability to manage multiple tasks, prioritize and work effectively in a fast-paced, decision-oriented environment; understands business objectives and responds to related issues; can act in a decisive manner to achieve financial objectives; ability to assimilate change; and have strong computer skills including rating systems, Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.  Minimum of three years commercial underwriting experience required. Professional designation desired. Some travel required. Must have valid Driver’s License.