Environmental Underwriter

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Competetive + Benefits
Mar 27, 2019
May 26, 2019
Job Type
Full Time


Within authority, the incumbent will manage assigned brokers to underwrite Environmental lines for any industry segment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with assigned brokers to underwrite Pollution lines for on any industry segment.
  • 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 analyze environmental exposures through the review of environmental reports and draft coverage around the findings.
  • 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.
  • May assist other underwriters in processing renewals, new business and endorsements.


  • Bachelor’s degree (Prefer in Risk Management or Environmental Sciences)
  • 3 - 5 years of commercial underwriting experience
  • Capable of working in a “paperless” work environment.
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, Spreadsheets, PowerPoint and email systems.
  • Experience with utilizing available tools in risk selection, pricing and account management.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated excellence in Customer Service
  • Be self-reliant & motivated.