Senior Underwriter - Sports and/or Entertainment

Irving, Texas
Aug 22, 2016
Oct 21, 2016
Job Type
Full Time


Within authority, the incumbent will manage assigned brokers to underwrite and process property & casualty lines focused in the Sports and/or Entertainment industries.


  • Work with assigned brokers, generally ranging 15-35.
  • Visit existing and potential new brokers to discuss our products and procedures such as; underwriting appetite, premium collection policy, profitability issues, pricing and coverage issues.
  • Possess the capability to handle all lines of business and all types of rating programs.
  • Capable of looking beyond individual account transactions; managing a book of business to achieve new business, renewal retention and ROE objectives in support of the Division.
  • Handle all aspects of processing the Broker accounts.
  • Perform financial analysis on the audited/reviewed financials or other financial information of insures using appropriate tools.
  • Create and solicit renewal applications from the broker after reviewing the expiring policy and loss information.
  • Underwrite endorsement requests from brokers and sign-off where required.


  • Eight plus year’s commercial experience working in an insurance environment required.
  • Bachelor’s degree (Prefer in Risk Management).
  • Possess the capability to handle all lines of business & types of rating programs.
  • Possess strong knowledge of competitive market conditions & acts in a decisive manner to achieve appropriate results.
  • Clearly demonstrates specific knowledge requirements as defined by BSUM Underwriting Philosophy.
  • Takes intelligent risks and exercises solid business judgment.
  • Demonstrates strong written and oral communications skills to interact with all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to draft communications that are clear, concise, complete and professional.
  • Ability to travel up to 20% of the time in the performance of duties.
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, Spreadsheets, PowerPoint and email systems.