Underwriter – Commercial Lines II – Bedford, NH

Location
Bedford, New Hampshire
Salary
Merchants offers a competitive salary, bonus potential, and attractive benefits package including he
Posted
Oct 06, 2016
Closes
Nov 22, 2016
Ref
Underwriter
Category
Underwriting
Job Type
Full Time

Merchants Insurance Group is seeking an experienced Commercial Lines Underwriter to join our Underwriting team in our Bedford, New Hampshire Office.  You will be part of an Underwriting Team consisting of a New Business Underwriter, a Renewal Underwriter, and an Underwriting Assistant.

As a Renewal Underwriter you would be responsible for managing the profitability of the book, underwriting endorsements, identifying account rounding opportunities, and collaborating with your agents to retain quality accounts.   As a New Business Underwriter, your primary focus would be on underwriting and writing new profitable business.  Merchants is focused on commercial lines growth in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, and our new regional leadership team is looking to add some additional enthusiastic, dedicated professionals to the team. 

A minimum of 3 years of previous commercial lines underwriting experience is required.  However, the position is approved for up to the Sr. Underwriter experience level.  Excellent telephone and written communication skills are required, as well as the ability and desire to make occasional field visits to agents.  A commitment to continuing insurance education is highly desired.

Merchants offers a competitive salary, bonus potential, and attractive benefits package including health, dental, vision and 401(k).  Visit our website for detailed company information www.merchantsgroup.com.  Send/Fax resume in confidence to: Merchants Insurance Group, 250 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14202.  Email: hr@merchantsgroup.com. EOE