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Underwriter, Private/Not for Profit Management Liability in New York, NY at Chubb Group of Insurance Companies

Date Posted: 8/2/2018

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Senior Underwriter - New York City - Private/Not For Profit Management Liability
Chubb is the world’s largest publicly traded property and casualty insurer. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. The company is distinguished by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength, underwriting excellence, superior claims handling expertise and local operations globally
Our underwriters are responsible for blending analytical and marketing skills into an effective business style by applying analytical skills to the risk assessment process; developing solutions for global customers; cultivating relationships with agents and brokers while using relationship to place business with Chubb; selling Chubb’s competitive advantages in the marketplace and negotiating pricing and terms and conditions in a competitive marketplace that meet the customer’s needs and positions Chubb to achieve profitability.
Duties may include but are not limited to:
•           Solicit new and renewal submissions from brokers
•           Determine terms and conditions and complex rating plans
•           Bind coverage
•           Represent company at client meetings
•           Document the underwriting files
•           3 years underwriting experience
•           Experience underwriting D&O, EPL, Fiduciary, and Crime Insurance
•           Bachelor’s degree preferred
•           Knowledge of D&O insurance industry
•           Knowledge of underwriting concepts, practices, and procedures
•           Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
•           Oral and written communication skills
•           Negotiation skills
•           Marketing skills
•           Basic leadership skills
Production and Underwriting Execution:
•           Maintain and expand broker relationships in New York City branch
•           Participate in client meetings and marketing calls with targeted brokers
•           Ability to sell and negotiate to achieve bottom line profitability
•           Conduct presentations and communicate articulately
•           Manage broker/agent strategy to drive new business production
•           Focus on achieving production, profitability, renewal retention and rate goals 
Adherence to Quality Underwriting Standards:
•           Focus on risk selection
•           Financial proficiency – understanding of financial statements and ratios used in risk analysis; understanding of insurance financial fundamentals; impact of underwriting decisions on company assets; ability to understand credit risk
•           Ensure compliance with underwriting guidelines, authority statement and
            divisional underwriting procedures
Adherence to Service Standards:
•           Ensure every account complies with divisional standards for clearance, quotations, binding and servicing.
•           Ensure all binders are issued within 3 days of the effective date and policies are
issued within 30 days.
•           Ensure Tracker is updated and maintained with accurate data and in real time
•           Return phone calls in a timely manner – within 24 hours.
At Chubb we are totally committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants based on job-related qualifications and ability to perform a job without regard to race, sex, color, religion, age, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, disability or other perceived differences that do not relate to ability, performance and contribution at work.