Allied World Assurance Company
Allied World has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Underwriter, to manage and grow a portfolio of general casualty business by exercising proper underwriting discipline, and by marketing and servicing both existing and potential wholesaler clients. The opportunity exists within the Specialty Excess Casualty unit focusing on wholesale distribution with a targeted approach on construction, real estate, and products liability risks.
Duties and Responsibilities
Specific responsibilities of this position include:
Perform account analysis according to Allied World (US) General Casualty guidelines
Develop accout pricing/ structure/ make recommendations
Perform and document referrals
Prepare quotes, binders, underwriting worksheets within company guidelines
Maintain files in an orderly manner consistent with company guidelines
Delegate and supervise work to Account Coordinators as needed
Attend Client meetings, lunches, dinners, and other social outings as applicable
Market to wholesalers within assigned region and engage production meetings
Work with Legal department for manuscript wording analysis and preparation as needed
Ability to interact with senior management on referral items, and willingness to train and work with UW Trainee and Junior Underwriters.
Excellent Communication skills for both internal and external clients
Ability to work independently in a fast paced, high pressure environment
4-5 years experience in General Casualty underwriting
Proficient in microsoft applications including word, outlook, and excel
Excellent organizational skills, and ability to multi task required
CPCU designation, or other applicable insurance designations
Willingness to travel for client meetings and broker visits throughout the assigned region
Fairfax is a holding company which, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in property and casualty insurance and reinsurance and investment management.
About Allied World
Allied World, through its subsidiaries and brand known as Allied World, is a global provider of innovative property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions. Allied World offers superior client service through a global network of offices and branches. All of Allied World's rated insurance and reinsurance subsidiaries are rated A by A.M. Best Company, A by Standard & Poor's, and A2 by Moody's, and our Lloyd's Syndicate 2232 is rated A by Standard & Poor's and AA- by Fitch.
Our generous benefits package includes: Health and Dental Insurance, 401k plan, and Group Term Life Insurance. Allied World Insurance Company is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to
an individual's race, color, national origin, religion or belief, sex, age, genetic information,
marital or civil partnership status, family status,
sexual orientation, gender identity, or their protected veteran or disability status.
Please visit www.awac.com for further information on Allied World.
Allied World Assurance Company
Website : https://www.awac.com
Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG, through its subsidiaries and brand known as Allied World, is a global provider of innovative property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions. Allied World takes a cutting edge approach to crafting products and services that meet the diverse requirements of our clients and enable us to respond to local needs. This strategy has contributed to our success, allowing us to be entrepreneurial yet financially secure. With 20 offices servicing clients throughout the world we are building a truly global branch network.