Underwriter - Sr. Commercial Lines

Location
Hauppauge, New York
Salary
Competitive salary plus an outstanding bonus potential
Posted
Jan 21, 2019
Closes
Mar 22, 2019
Category
Underwriting
Job Type
Full Time

 

COMMERCIAL LINES UNDERWRITER – HAUPPAUGE, NY 

Merchants Insurance Group, a Northeast leader in Property and Casualty Insurance is seeking an experienced and professional Sr. Commercial Lines Underwriter to join our Underwriting team in our Hauppauge, New York Office.  This position is responsible for accepting, declining or modifying offerings of commercial lines risks submitted by the regional agency plant within the authority level established by the region. Evaluates risks in accordance with corporate and regional guidelines and filings. 

The ideal candidate will have 5 to 7 years previous company commercial lines underwriting experience to include but not limited to commercial lines auto, contractors and workers’ compensation lines of business. Extensive knowledge of contracting risks is a plus. Qualified candidates should possess excellent underwriting skills to effectively evaluate, price and manage the assigned commercial accounts.   Job requires outstanding verbal and written communication skills and must be able to work in a team environment.  Excellent PC skills are also required. 

Merchants offers a competitive salary, outstanding bonus potential, and attractive benefits package including health, dental, vision and 401(k).  EOE