Zurich NA International Middle Markets Underwriter in Atlanta, Georgia

International Middle Markets Underwriter

Description

Zurich is currently looking for an experienced International Underwriter II for our team in Atlanta! As a member of Zurich's Underwriting Team, you will enjoy the opportunity to fully apply and hone your underwriting and marketing skills. Specifically, you will underwrite and analyze new and renewal middle market international accounts. In this role you will serve as a senior member of the team focused on complex business across a wide variety of business segments. This is a market facing position and you expected to visible in the marketplace 20% of the time.

For Middle Market, Construction and Middle Market Energy business we align with our domestic appetite. Our motto: One Carrier, One Solution, we are selling International and Domestic business together to provide a holistic solution to multinational customers.

Our International Underwriter II is responsible for:

  • Underwriting, analyzing and generating new and renewal business

  • Market facing and production within the International Middle Markets division

  • Administering and monitoring underwriting rules and guidelines, insurance laws and regulations and rating manual rules

  • Developing and maintaining agency and broker relationships in the South focused in Atlanta

  • Working within broad limits and authorities on highly complex assignments

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 3 or more years of experience in the Underwriting or Market Facing area

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 6 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support area OR

  • Zurich approved Apprenticeship program including an Associate Degree and 1 or more years of experience in the Underwriting or Market Facing areaOR Zurich approved Apprenticeship program including an Associate Degree and 4 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support areaAND

  • Knowledge of line/s of business and the legal and regulatory guidelines

  • Knowledge of time restraints for quotes on new and renewal business

  • Experience with Microsoft Office

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Middle Markets International business underwriting experience

  • Broker relationships in the South region

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.

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Primary Location: United States-Georgia-Atlanta

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 03/12/19

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190001XI

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.