Underwriting Manager jobs in the United States

Underwriting Manager manages daily operations of the underwriting process. Implements underwriting strategy and operational policies for product lines. Being an Underwriting Manager oversees the review and approval process for decisions and recommendations related to complex cases. Defines and establishes procedures for risk criteria, application and renewal, and acceptance and rejection. Additionally, Underwriting Manager develops underwriting team expertise with coaching, support and educational programs. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a senior manager. The Underwriting Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be an Underwriting Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

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Northern Region Underwriting Manager, Professional Indemnity
  • 16200 Arch Underwriting at Lloyd's (Australia) Pty Ltd
  • Sydney, FL FULL_TIME
  • With a company culture rooted in collaboration, expertise and innovation, we aim to promote progress and inspire our clients, employees, investors and communities to achieve their greatest potential. Our work is the catalyst that helps others achieve their goals. In short, We Enable Possibility℠. Key Tasks and Responsibilities Underwrite new and renewal PI business in accordance with allocated underwriting authority level. Achieve planned underwriting results for new and renewal business and identifying requirements to meet the Region’s business needs Lead and manage a team of Region PI underwriters and ensuring compliance with all business policies and procedures. Is accountable for the PI Region Growth Strategy. Is responsible for PI’s Region distribution strategy. Provide monthly End of Month Reporting on the Region PI book. Provide input for the Region for the Arch Australia Line of Business Review. Attends calls and meetings with local and group managers in London, as required. Ensure accurate entry of submissions, quotes and bound policies and recording of underwriting information in Arch’s underwriting systems. Conduct account clearance procedures for multi-national risks, as required. Ensure and manage the underwriting and servicing of risks is both timely and accurate whilst adhering to all Arch underwriting/ compliance guidelines, service standards and regulatory requirements. Coordinate individual risk underwriting actions with other departments to assure the highest level of customer satisfaction while meeting production and business goals. Provide regular direction and leadership to local PI underwriting team to achieve specific line of business and broader corporate strategic objectives. Conduct Peer Reviews and ensure accurate completion and/or review of Peer sheets. Collaborate with Regional Manager - Australia, and the Underwriting Manager- PI, on the development of annual and long-term operating plans. Collaborate with Managers and Underwriters within the Region to drive multi line growth and build relationships in the Region. Perform product development and marketing activities including identifying producer relationships within assigned market to optimize best solutions for distribution; identify and suggest new and modified products; identify producers for business/marketing programs; and analyse producers and market opportunities. Monitor and report on notable Claims activity within the portfolio to Underwriting Manager- PI and Regional Manager on a monthly basis. Coordinate with the Underwriting Manager- PI, and PI Line of Business Head on all ceded reinsurance actions in accordance with Arch guidelines. Maintain appropriate business activity logs to record submission activity, or premium activity for management reports. Assist in the resolution of outstanding premium receivable issues, when directed. Stay abreast of industry topics and changes in legislation impacting the line of business. People management responsibilities: Communicate organizational goals with team members and clarify set expectations. Monitor employees’ productivity and provide constructive feedback and coaching. Oversee employee’s performance; organize regular 1:1 meeting to discuss performance, manage underperformance, conduct annual performance reviews, support setting annual goals. Provide guidance, support and mentoring to the employees. Identify development needs of employees and discuss career development aspirations. Review leave requests as per the policies, oversee team operation, manage employees’ workload and attendance. Conduct disciplinary conversations when required. Manage recruitment process within reasonable timeframe; identify recruitment needs, conduct interviews and provide feedback. Prepare and manage onboarding of new employees; prepare new employee’s training. Ensure adherence to legal and company policies and procedures is undertaken. General responsibilities: Collaborate effectively with other business units. Adhere to company’s policies, procedures and local guidance as well as to the legislation. Other reasonable duties as directed by the business, within the scope of the role. Role requirements Skills / Competencies Demonstrated ability and experience in people management. Displayed ability of portfolio management. Displayed ability to manage growth of Northern Region, PI portfolio. Displayed skills in planning and product development. Demonstrated ability to manage client relationship. Possessing technical and analytical skills. Knowledge reading & analysing financial statements. Regulatory & compliance awareness. Problem solving, negotiation & decision making Strong interpersonal and leadership skills demonstrating an ability to teach, influence and motivate others. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with all business units. Experience in using MS Office. Desire to learn and contribute as part of a team, with the ability to work autonomously when required. Enthusiastic, positive attitude. Ability to work under pressure of time. Experience working with multiple stakeholders and under deadlines. Ability to prioritize. Strong attention to detail. Flexibility, multi- tasking and ability to deliver initiatives within a short timescale. Qualifications Tertiary degree, preferable in finance, commerce, law, accounting or similar- desired. Professional certifications within the insurance industry – preferred but not essential. Experience Minimum 5-10 years of work experience in the Australian/New Zealand PI insurance markets. Strong working knowledge and large pool of existing broker/client relationships in the Australian/New Zealand PI insurance markets. Experience managing a team or demonstrated aptitude to operate in a leadership position. Do you like solving complex business problems, working with talented colleagues and have an innovative mindset? Arch may be a great fit for you. If this job isn’t the right fit but you’re interested in working for Arch, create a job alert! Simply create an account and opt in to receive emails when we have job openings that meet your criteria. Join our talent community to share your preferences directly with Arch’s Talent Acquisition team. Arch Capital Group Ltd. is a Bermuda-based specialty insurer that provides insurance, reinsurance and mortgage insurance on a worldwide basis. With a 20 -year track record of delivering results and a coveted position on the S&P 500 index, Arch is a great place to grow your career. Attention Job Seekers: Arch Capital Group Ltd. (Arch) and its affiliates take your interest in working here very seriously. Please be vigilant to fraudulent activity if you receive a communication or email asking you to submit any personal information. Do not send money or pass any details to someone suggesting they can provide employment with Arch. You should only enter your information into our official career portal. Please know the following about our interviewing and hiring practices. We never make job offers without a formal, in person, interview process. We never ask you to send money of any kind.
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Underwriting Assistant
  • Mission Underwriting Managers, LLC
  • Phoenix, AZ FULL_TIME
  • As a member of our Partner Services team, the Underwriting Assistant is responsible for assisting the underwriting team in all aspects of the underwriting process, including analyzing risks, assessing...
  • 17 Days Ago

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Underwriting Insurance Inspections - Salt Lake City, UT
  • Underwriting Solutions
  • Salt Lake, UT FULL_TIME
  • Company Description We help the world see new possibilities and inspire change for better tomorrows. Our analytic solutions bridge content, data, and analytics to help business, people, and society be...
  • 2 Months Ago

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Underwriting Manager
  • Diamond4Jobs
  • Home, KS FULL_TIME
  • Remote/Hybrid UKUp to £65,000 per annumWe are looking for an experienced Underwriting Manager to join a leading organisation within the Finance Sector. Looking for Motor Finance and Lender Experience ...
  • 4 Days Ago

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Underwriting Manager
  • Impact Solutions
  • Topeka, KS FULL_TIME
  • Underwriting Manager needed to plan, organize, direct and coordinate Underwriting Program. 5 years' experience commercial property and casualty insurance underwriting, required. Direct hire position l...
  • 6 Days Ago

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Underwriting Manager
  • Artemis
  • Indianapolis, IN FULL_TIME
  • Artemis Search Partners is currently seeking an Underwriting Manager for one of its clients, a National Mutual Insurance Company, based in Indianapolis. The Underwriting Manager is responsible for lea...
  • 6 Days Ago

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Underwriting Manager
  • Selby Jennings
  • Title: Commercial Underwriting Manager Location: Texas, USA Responsibilities: Help analyze new and existing business inc...
  • 6/14/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Assistant Underwriting Manager
  • Starr Companies
  • Houston, TX
  • Starr Insurance Companies is a leading insurance and investment organization, providing commercial property and casualty...
  • 6/14/2024 12:00:00 AM

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AVP, Underwriting Manager
  • Crum & Forster
  • New York, NY
  • Crum & Forster Company Overview: Crum & Forster (C&F), with a proud history dating to 1822, provides specialty and stand...
  • 6/13/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Underwriter Manager
  • Pennymac
  • Plano, TX
  • PENNYMAC: Pennymac (NYSE: PFSI) is a specialty financial services firm with a comprehensive mortgage platform and integr...
  • 6/12/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Underwriter Manager
  • PennyMac Financial Services, Inc.
  • Plano, TX
  • Underwriter Manager Requisition ID 24-30218 Location US-TX-Plano Position Type Regular Category Mortgage Operations Educ...
  • 6/11/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Underwriting Manager
  • Great American Insurance Group
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Running a farm or ranch has always involved a lot of risks. But these days, rapid changes in the industry are raising th...
  • 6/10/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Underwriting Manager
  • Movement Search & Delivery
  • Job Summary: We are looking for a highly skilled Underwriting Manager with DE certification and a minimum of 7 years of ...
  • 6/10/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Underwriting Manager
  • Universal Insurance Programs
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Commercial Property and Casualty Underwriting Manager Salary Range: $101,000 to $115,000 per year Starting salary in ran...
  • 6/10/2024 12:00:00 AM

Income Estimation for Underwriting Manager jobs
$125,397 to $177,475