Standard Lines Underwriter

Hartford, Connecticut
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Oct 01, 2016
Nov 30, 2016
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Standard Lines Underwriter(

Job Number: 310667)


Small Commercial Standard Lines Underwriter

We are looking for a candidate who is highly motivated to succeed and is results oriented. Candidate must have experience in multi-line package underwriting. The lines of business included on the platform include but are not limited to: BOP, Commercial Auto, Workers Compensation, and Umbrella. The position underwrites newline and renewal accounts submitted through the online platform.

Major Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates, accepts, rejects, or modifies risks within established underwriting guidelines and authority. Complies with company policies, procedures & rating plans when evaluating and managing risk.

  • Ability to sell and negotiate to achieve bottom line profitability for the Company.

  • Provides primary communication and direction for all processing requirements including policy issuance instruction, endorsement requests, billing requirements and audit review

  • Maintains service standards by timely response to broker requests and timely receipt of collateral and agreements in addition to meeting deadlines on submissions of

  • quotations, certificates and/or policies

  • Performs other duties as required to best serve customer, team and management needs.


  • 1 - 3 years underwriting experience

  • Must possess a strong commercial casualty risk underwriting skill and competence with the ability to handle small risks

  • Strong Interpersonal Skills - ability to establish trust and effective working relationships with others-both external and internal customers

  • Strong Communication Skills, including the ability to listen effectively; to confidently and diplomatically express opinions and voice concerns with other team members; and to present effective written communication to varied audiences

  • Ability to work in and promote a team oriented environment

  • Ability to use to use company's commercial rating and policy issuance systems and software programs (MS Word, Excel) needed to conduct daily business

  • Self-motivated; must be able to work independently and make logical decisions

  • Demonstrate initiative as evidenced by ability to organize and prioritize work.

  • Travel -
  • College level degree – Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree

Desired Qualifications:

  • Small commercial experience

  • Strong people and relationship skills

  • Proven business developer with entrepreneurial mindset.

Chubb Simsbury - Hopmeadow St

Hartford 06070-7683


Travel - No

Job Posting - Aug 8, 2016, 1:09:00 PM