About Swiss Re Swiss Re Corporate Solutions provides risk transfer solutions to large and mid-sized corporations around the world. Its innovative, highly customized products and standard insurance covers help to make businesses more resilient, while its industry-leading claims service provides additional peace of mind. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions serves clients from over 50 offices worldwide and is backed by the financial strength of the Swiss Re Group. About the role We are looking for a pro-active, highly motivated and result oriented Underwriter to join the Professional & Financial Services team within Corporate Solutions. This is an underwriting position for someone with broad experience and established broker connections in the US public company D&O market. The core focus is on contributing to the result-oriented underwriting of Directors and Officers Liability transactions as a (primary and excess) direct insurer and to substantially grow the US public company D&O book of business. Your main tasks will be generating new business opportunities by leveraging broker contacts, analyzing and assessing the technical insurability in respect of exposures and coverages, reviewing cover structures, wordings and proposals and preparing quotations. You will be expected to develop a thorough understanding of the client\u2019s requirements and expectations and to participate in discussions and negotiations with Brokers, existing and new Clients. Furthermore, you may contribute to project work, work in international deal teams and accept special assignments as required. Interaction with other parties: Regular contact with brokers and clients Interfacing with internal Swiss Re units, among others Actuarial Services, Claims and Products. About the team Our team has extensive knowledge of the local market and works closely with clients to provide tailored insurance solutions. The team is made up of professionals with financial and underwriting expertise and a wealth of experience in the Executive Risks insurance sector. Together with our teams in Zurich, Singapore and Toronto, we ensure that our clients can access our global network of experts when required. About you 3--7 years of underwriting experience in the US public company D&O market Network of US D&O brokers and clients Technical underwriting background and focus on service orientation High level of self motivation and ability to work independently Good negotiation and analytical skills Good interpersonal and communication skills Good organizational and time management skills Team player, open-minded Willingness to travel Strong IT skills
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The Swiss Re Group is a leading wholesale provider of reinsurance, insurance and other insurance-based forms of risk transfer. Dealing direct and working through brokers, its global client base consists of insurance companies, mid-to-large-sized corporations and public sector clients. From standard products to tailor-made coverage across all lines of business, Swiss Re deploys its capital strength, expertise and innovation power to enable the risk taking upon which enterprise and progress in society depend.