Zurich NA Environmental Liability Market Facing Underwriting Manager in Atlanta, Georgia

Environmental Liability Market Facing Underwriting Manager

Description

Zurich is currently looking for an Environmental Liability Underwriting Manager to manage a team of Underwriters and Risk Engineers. This position can sit in our Chicago, Atlanta, New York, or Boston offices.

The Environmental Liability Underwriting Manager will be responsible for:

  • Aiding in making appropriate underwriting decisions and assisting with the resolution of complex situations while adhering to Zurich’s underwritings standards and objectives.

  • Mentoring staff and providing strategic underwriting risk assessments.

  • Manage and coach a group of underwriters and risk engineers nationally in support of the book of business.

  • Manage day‐to‐day underwriting operations to ensure effective cross‐sell opportunities, solicitation, selection, pricing and retention of desirable business.

  • Maintain renewal business and develop new business with various strategy sources including global, national and regional customers, brokers, and internal cross‐selling between profit centers.

This is a market facing position and you will work within broad limits and authority on complex accounts.

Client Externally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on delivering service to external clients and/or customers. Typically involves building relationships and promoting the company.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 7 or more years of experience in the Underwriting or Market Facing areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 14 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support areaOR

  • Zurich approved Apprenticeship program including an Associate Degree and 5 or more years of experience in the Underwriting or Market Facing areaOR

  • Zurich approved Apprenticeship program including an Associate Degree and 12 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support areaAND

  • 2 or more years of Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree

  • CPCU

  • Advanced knowledge of product lines and insurance industry

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Excellent skills in relationship building

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Results oriented

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.

Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.

Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE disability/vet

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Primary Location: United States-Georgia-Atlanta

Other Locations: United States-New York-New York, United States-Illinois-Chicago, United States-Massachusetts-Boston

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 04/06/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180002Y7