Underwriting Manager

Monterey, California
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Sep 16, 2016
Nov 15, 2016
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Title_Underwriting Manager_

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.

PositionUnderwriting Manager

LocationCA, Monterey

DescriptionAmTrust is searching for an experienced and knowledgeable Underwriting Manager to manage and lead a group of underwriters. Leads and trains the underwriters to ensure integrity of underwriting activities and processes. Responsibilities: ·Analyzes, evaluates and reviews new business as necessary or as required. ·Provide support and coaching to underwriters and provide leadership for multiple products within the team ·Determine acceptability of risk in accordance with company guidelines and standards ·Setting terms and conditions for the Package, BOP, Auto, and Umbrella lines of business to meet target returns ·Meet new business and total premium sales objectives development and delivery of an effective and efficient underwriting process ·Interaction with various Product, Sales, and IT teams to manage day to day operations Identify, select, and retain talent as well as manage staffing. ·Create a top talent high performing team Accountable for compliance, audit, reinsurance processing, and accuracy of underwriting team's data. ·Assist is developing strategies to improve profit and growth results. ·Works with producers and customers to handle difficult, complex accounts and resolve issues beyond the authority of the branch underwriting staff. ·Submits business to Home Office for approval over his/her underwriting authority as well as the branch authority level. ·Trains underwriters and underwriting trainees regarding underwriting and procedural guidelines and requirements, and others as may be delegated.

Open Date10/21/2016

Position Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 7+ years of underwriting experience in the field preferred
  • Expert knowledge of insurance
  • Demonstrated effective management, communication, and leadership skills
  • Excellent analytical and risk assessment ability
  • Significant multi-tasking capabilities; able to juggle multiple priorities in fast paced environment #li-post


    Req NumberUND-16-00125

    Shift-not applicable-

    Number of Openings1

    Employee Referral Eligible

    Employee Referral PayoutThis position is currently accepting applications.