QBE INSURANCE CORPORATION Senior Underwriter - Commercial EandO in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah
At QBE, our purpose is to give people the confidence to achieve their ambitions inside and outside of work. From development opportunities, to flexible work options and highly competitive reward and benefits packages, we understand the importance of living our values when it comes to our people. Everything we do at QBE is underpinned by our company's cultural elements - because we know it's not just what we do that matters, it's how we do it that makes the difference.This opportunity is accountable for implementing assigned line(s) of business strategy by assisting with business development and growth through building relationships within assigned customers and applying sound decision-making to underwrite business that contributes to a profitable portfolio. Responsibilities include new business production, renewal retention and the overall profitability of assigned book of business. Line(s) of business may include Accident and Health, Aviation, Corporate, Excess and Surplus (EandS), Financial Institutions, Healthcare, Inland Marine, Professional Lines, Multi-national, Property, Trade Credit and Surety and Transactional Liability.Primary Responsibilities* Review, evaluate and price moderately complex business by applying sound underwriting judgment and adhering to company policy and state regulations within established authority* Identify and minimize risks by utilizing due diligence and applying sound judgment to escalate underwriting issues when necessary and recommend opportunities for a profitable portfolio* Ensure adherence to underwriting standards, objectives and guidelines of program by maintaining files in accordance with policy and procedures to minimize risk* Assist with improvements in underwriting practices, pricing and marketing strategies by providing feedback to upper level underwriting professionals to communicate industry best practices* Mentor junior underwriters by managing projects and training initiatives, answering escalated questions and reviewing financial statement and securities valuation analyses to ensure efficient team performance and profitable delivery* Comply with all legal and regulatory requirements to ensure obligations are met* Adhere to underwriting standards, instructions and good practice to minimize risk and maximize efficiency* Contribute to recording and measurement of insurance risks to ensure accuracy and good practice* Ensure review and analysis of the portfolio to identify progress toward business objectives* Research and obtain market intelligence in order to enhance organizational profit goals* Establish and maintain relationships with producers and customers to understand their needs and sell products that respond to their needs* Foster strong partnerships with customers by informing on new products and programs, communicating opportunities for continuous improvement and clarifying and explaining underwriting decisions to ensure understanding of assigned line-s of business goals and objectives* Contribute to assigned special projects by assisting with audits, participating in department product and process improvement initiatives* Contribute to a positive work environment by demonstrating cultural expectations and influencing others to reward performance and value can do people, accountability, diversity and inclusion, flexibility,... For full info follow application link.Equal Employment Opportunity The companies of QBE North America are committed to equal employment opportunities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, citizenship, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. All personal information contained in this application will be kept confidential as required by law.