Underwriter - Marine - Carlsbad, CA

Brown & Brown, Inc  |  Carlsbad, CA  |  Administration / Clerical, Claims, Underwriting

Arrowhead General Insurance Agency, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated Underwriter who will be responsible for determining risk acceptability of policies and maintaining favorable relationships with producers.



  • Receives submissions (quote requests and bind requests) from agents/producers
  • Previews submissions for basic program acceptability to determine whether to quote or to deny
  • Declinations can be delegated to Underwriter assistants, or written by Underwriter
  • Previews all submissions to ensure application is complete and contains all necessary information
  • Requests further information from agents as necessary
  • Researches all requests for acceptability per Underwriting guidelines
  • Writing instructions to Rater so they know what to rate
  • Ensuring that rate received from Rater is complete and accurate
  • email quote to agent
  • Follows up with agent on status of quote and work with agent to get quote accepted by insured
  • Thoroughly reviews all aspects of risk per Underwriting guidelines and rejects accounts that are found to unacceptable risks
  • Ensures that all information is complete and correct (including credits/debits, etc)
  • Faxes agent a bind confirmation with policy number
  • Executes in-term client policy change requests as required
  • Reviews specific endorsements: specifically endorsements UW Assistants are not authorized to approve including all additional insured endorsements
  • Processes renewals that UW Assistants are not authorized to process including renewals with claims or renewals with over a specified premium amount
  • Be a resource for questions, information, etc. for Underwriters and Assistant Underwriters
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Competencies:

  • High school diploma
  • 2 - 5 years of Marine underwriting experience
  • Ability to rate and quote accounts in various carrier systems
  • Ability to meet deadlines set forth by management and/or underwriters within team



  • Bachelor’s or Associates degree 




Arrowhead offers competitive base salaries and bonus plans with a comprehensive benefits program including Medical, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance, 401K match, paid time off, paid holidays, flex time and much more.



We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 
We take pride in the diversity of our team and seek diversity in our applicants.

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