Vice President and Assistant Vice President - Underwriter - Life Sciences

United States
120-180K plus bonus
Dec 15, 2016
Feb 13, 2017
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level

New subsidiary of a medical provider company is currently looking for a Life Sciences Underwriter at Vice President and Assistant Vice President level to support the expansion of its products/completed operations liability and clinical trials liability insurance businesses in the Life Sciences segment.

 Responsibilities include:

  • develop and maintain productive relationships with distribution partners,
  • rigorously select, evaluate and secure individual accounts that meet underwriting standards and guidelines,
  • constructively engage with peers and company support areas in day to day decision-making and customer service.

Preferred candidates:

  • Should possess a strong interest in the dynamics and trends underlying the life sciences industry and related social, regulatory, economic and legal trends impacting it.   
  • An interest in acquiring RPLU or CPCU designation


  • Bachelor’s degree (4 years college) required.
  • Seven (7) or more years life sciences or other healthcare/medical professional liability underwriting experience.  Equivalent experience in a broker capacity is also acceptable.
  • Proficiency with Excel, Word and demonstrated aptitude with Windows based operating systems

Position may be in Hartford, CT or Chicago, IL

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