Underwriting Manager - Commercial Auto

Location
San Antonio, Texas or Dallas - Fort Worth
Salary
Competitive Based On Experience
Posted
Jan 30, 2018
Closes
Mar 23, 2018
Category
Underwriting
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Manager

Commercial Auto Underwriting Manager

Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. is a diversified specialty property/casualty insurer with offices in Dallas-Fort Worth, San Antonio, Chicago, Los Angeles and Atlanta. Hallmark markets, underwrites and services approximately half a billion dollars annually in commercial and personal insurance premiums in select markets. Hallmark is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas and its common stock is listed on NASDAQ under the symbol "HALL."  

As Hallmark continues to grow, we strive to find talented, innovative and creative professionals to join our team. We offer very competitive compensation and benefit packages combined with a team atmosphere that encourages independent initiative and professional growth.

Position Summary:

To lead a team of commercial auto underwriters, and serve as a senior underwriter, dedicated to underwriting, quoting and servicing business produced by our brokerage clients.  Develop and maintain relationships with contracted brokers that will be producing the business.

Job Duties

Lead Underwriter for brokerage produced risk.

Apply company guidelines to risk submitted and provide quotes for qualifying accounts.

Management of direct reports underwriters and clerical staff.

Monitor submissions and workflow.

Work with other managers and staff to service policies bound by the brokerage unit.

Independence

  • Moderate level of Independence with regards to individual risk selection but all quotes/policies must follow company guidelines with regard to acceptability.

Education, Experience, Knowledge and Skills: 

  • BA
  • At least 5 years of commercial auto underwriting experience
  • Proficient in standard business systems / software applications.