Multi-line Underwriter

Jersey City, New Jersey
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Sep 07, 2016
Nov 06, 2016
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Title_Multi-line Underwriter_

About the OrganizationAmTrust Financial Services, Inc., (Nasdaq: AFSI) headquartered in New York City, is a multinational insurance holding company, which, through its insurance carriers, offers specialty property and casualty insurance products, including workers' compensation, commercial automobile and general liability; extended service and warranty coverage.

PositionMulti-line Underwriter

LocationNJ, Jersey City

DescriptionThe Multi-line Underwriter is responsible for the evaluation, selection, acceptance, rejection, pricing and servicing of commercial and agricultural insurance policies within accepted company procedures and guidelines. Maintains effective agency relationships and manages agency profitability within assigned territories. Duties include but are not limited to:
  • Analyze commercial lines accounts to make decisions based on individual risk characteristics, exposure analysis, hazard recognition and controls
  • Review new business to ensure that all policy documentation is in place
  • Determine acceptability of renewals utilizing loss control inspections, motor vehicle records, Dunn and Bradstreet reports, loss experience reports and underwriting filings
  • Review and revises pricing and coverage to ensure premiums charged are commensurate with the exposure
  • Assist the Regional Underwriting Vice Presidents in solving agency disputes or problems
  • Review daily correspondence, reports, endorsements, loss control reports and publications pertaining to responsibility
  • Examine loss notices, desirability of risk notices from claims and recommends appropriate action
  • Maintain a specific class of business within specified territory and assigned agents following company guidelines and procedures
  • Place facultative reinsurance for risks exceeding the reinsurance treaty capacity with the company
  • Review the underwriting decisions made by underwriting assistants on Business Owners Policy (BOP) to ensure long-term profitability
  • Coordinate with the processing manager the processing of non-renewal and conditional renewal notices within time frame as required of the department of insurance

    Open Date10/4/2016

    Position Requirements+ 5+ years of multi-line underwriting experience (prefer NY, NJ territory experience)
  • This experience should results in the knowledge of property and casualty underwriting procedures and policies, ISO/CLM computer programs and Microsoft Office Applications
  • Prefer underwriting experience in small auto (5 vehicles per policy up to $25K), package, BOP, monoline property and GL
  • Strong analytical ability, organizational skills, results driven in a goal production environment.
  • Prefer experience leading small teams
  • Bachelor's degree or related work experience in a similar environment #LI-POST


    Req NumberUND-16-00071


    Number of Openings1

    Employee Referral EligibleYes

    Employee Referral Payout$1,000 This position is currently accepting applications.