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QBE AMERICAS INC - SUN PRAIRIE Field Underwriting Manager Crop in SUN PRAIRIE, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Responsible for the management of the underwriting function to assure document compliance with rules and regulations of the Federal Crop Insurance program and company policies. Primary Responsibilities * Assure compliance of underwriting document handling including applications, production reports, acreage reports, claim forms and other documents * Direct employees in the policy and procedures in order to maintain compliance with federal, state and company regulations * Interface with agents and marketing staff to ensure smooth coordination of application along with product and agriculture reports processing * Assure cross training of underwriting staff for all lines of business including MPCI, Hail & Named Peril along with other departments * Performs audits and provides final underwriting approval on written agreement requests * Maintain current industry and regulation knowledge along with making recommendations due to changes * Manage budgeted resources by anticipating expenditures, accurately forecasting resource needs/costs and properly accounting for expenses to meet requirements and achieve fiscal responsibility Required Education Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience Required Experience 5 years relevant experience Preferred Competencies/Skills * Identify impact of a given decision * Use relevant information and individual judgment to comply with organizational and legal regulations * Negotiate skillfully in tough situations to settle differences with minimum noise * Develop and use metrics to evaluate performance * Consult and recommend changes and improvements to leaders * Maintain composure during high stress situations * Build and maintain professional networks and channels of communication inside and outside the organization * Motivational, inspirational and enthusiastic approach to team leading and management * Utilize effective communication skills to persuade decision makers * Utilize personal credibility to influence others Preferred Experience * Minimum of 5 years of Crop Insurance experience. * Minimum of one year supervisory experience Preferred Knowledge * Advanced working knowledge of crop underwriting methodologies and best practices * Advanced working knowledge of organizational underwriting guidelines and standards * Laws and regulations relevant to underwriting standards, processes and procedures QBE Cultural DNA Everything we do at QBE is underpinned by... 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. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: