Underwriting Officer, North America Specialty

Location
77001, Houston
Salary
Open
Posted
May 02, 2021
Closes
Jul 01, 2021
Ref
83208440#GIJ--LibertyMutual.1
Category
IT , Underwriting
Job Type
Not Specified
Career Level
Not Specified

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Casualty Production Specialist – Specializing in Umbrella and Excess  

 

Job Summary:

Under limited direction, contributes to the growth and profitability of assigned specialty product line(s) through marketing, underwriting and managing of products and services of complex risks. Risks may require special handling or unusual coverages. Requires a strong foundation in underwriting with a willingness to learn specialized underwriting concepts, practices, procedures and techniques to include coverage issues, product lines, marketing, relevant systems, and competition in the market place. Demonstrates strong strategic and marketing capabilities.

 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Effectively analyze and underwrite new and renewal business subject to established Underwriting Guidelines.
  • Target, market and solicit opportunities throughout the wholesale broker markets in the assigned territory. 
  • Provide exceptional service to brokers by following workflow procedures on new and renewal business. 
  • Achieve all in-house service goals for policy issuance and file documentation.
  • Achieve proficiency in all legacy and go forward LIU and Ironshore information management systems.
  • Develop new and existing broker relationships to increase premium and submission flow; will require some travel within the South Central territory.
  • Prepare quotes, binders and review policies and endorsements for accuracy. 
  • Performs related duties as requested to include report preparation, presentations, and special projects.

 

  • 7+ years of underwriting experience in the Casualty field
  • Umbrella/Excess Underwriting experience required
  • Surplus Lines experience preferred
  • Exceptional communication, problem solving and analytical skills are required
  • Candidate should possess strong negotiation and interpersonal skills. Team player is a must.
  • Demonstrate strategic and marketing capabilities.
  • Exhibit initiative and ability to work independently.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite as well as other business-related software.
  • Bachelor's degree required

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