Chief Underwriting Officer

Hartford, Connecticut (US)
competitive salary with excellent benefits
Nov 27, 2018
Jan 02, 2019
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level

Large property-casualty insurer is seeking a Chief Underwriting Officer. 

Summary of overall underwriting responsibility for the Program portfolio include:

  • Strategy and Planning
  • Profitability
  • Production
  • Regular collaboration with other Specialty Program departments which include Actuarial, Regulatory/Compliance, Product Development, Finance, Claim, Operations, Legal, Loss Control, Marketing and Premium Audit
  • Reinsurance
  • Member of the following:

            Collateral Committee - meets monthly

            Product Development Committee - meets as needed

            New Business Review Committee - meets as needed

            Litigation Committee - meets quarterly


  • Participation in monthly business review meetings with company's executives
  • Communication and collaboration with other company corporate and business personnel
  • Management of staff in Underwriting, Loss Control, Premium Audit and Product Line Specialists
  • Management of Portfolio mix by Line of Business, Class/Segment and Geography
  • Program Administrator relationship management
  • Conference attendance
  • Travel as required