Senior Underwriter, Commercial Markets Casualty

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Advance Your Underwriting Career at Liberty Mutual - A Fortune 100 Company

Our underwriters focus on answering two fundamental questions. Should we write a policy for a particular customer? What is a fair price for the risk that we would incur by writing the policy? On the surface, these questions may seem straightforward, but as a Liberty Mutual underwriter, you will possess a curiosity that propels you to dig a little deeper for the answers. You will rely on your strong analytic, communication, and negotiation skills and thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. Underwriters are natural problem solvers who want to know our customers and how we can profitably accept the risks that our policies cover.

Are you looking for an Underwriting opportunity with a responsible company that has consistently outpaced the industry in year over year growth? We have an excellent underwriting opportunity available. As an Underwriting Consultant you will work to manage assigned national accounts, select profitable risks and build a profitable portfolio of accounts. In addition to a wide range of benefits, as a direct employee, your insurance education and training are paid by us.

Responsibilities:
Identify and pursue opportunities for profitable growth and apply deep and broad expertise by line of business to achieve a balanced, profitable and quality book while protecting Company assets
Develop and maintain effective business relationships with internal and external clients; collaborate with Distribution partners to create and execute plan to manage the agent/broker relationship
Build, develop and display expertise in all dimensions of underwriting, including technical capability, account management and business acumen
Formally and informally guide, mentor, teach, and coach less experienced underwriters in both technical and professional skills
Actively continue to improve personal knowledge and practices of the insurance industry through work experience, in-house instruction, insurance specific designations (e.g. CPCU), industry courses, workshops, etc.
Maintain compliance with all regulatory requirements as well as internal policies, procedures and standards

Qualifications:
Knowledge of commercial property and casualty insurance coverages, risk selection, pricing, forms/filings, competitive environment, financial concepts, and producer/territory management
Demonstrated ability to make disciplined underwriting decisions while reaching new business, retention and other goals
Ability to independently analyze the most complex financial statements, hazards, coverage, losses, pricing terms, and competitive positions
Ability to communicate effectively (express views with confidence, presentations, influencing others, etc.), negotiate, work effectively with others, build relationships, plan and organize work, analyze and solve problems, and produce accurate work
Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) and a minimum of 5 years of underwriting experience and a commitment to making progress towards attaining the CPCU

Benefits:
We recognize that talented people are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits packages and outstanding advancement opportunities. For this reason we offer a Comprehensive Benefits Plan that includes the following:

401K and Company paid pension plan
Medical coverage
Dental coverage
Paid time-off
Pay-for-Performance
Discounts on automobile and homeowner's insurance
Discount fitness memberships
Flexible spending accounts
Tuition reimbursement
Vision care coverage
Work/Life resources
Credit Union membership
Employee and Dependent life insurance
Disability insurance
Long-term care insurance

Overview:

We believe strongly that commercial success can be achieved in a manner consistent with principles and ideals that bind us together as one company, that set us apart from our competitors, and that in the end will allow us to say we have succeeded commercially by doing the right thing the right way.

We believe that the Company's success is inextricably linked to our employees' satisfaction and success: satisfaction that they work for an industry leader committed to improving safety, satisfaction that they work for a company that does the right thing, and satisfaction that the company will reward them for their contributions and provide opportunities for personal growth and success.

We believe our employees take pride in knowing that they help people live safer more secure lives every day.

Responsibility. What's your policy?

Job Underwriting
Primary LocationUS-MA-Boston
Schedule Full-time
Salary (Pay Basis)

88,000-113,000
Education Level Bachelor's Degree (16 years)
Shift Day Job
Travel Yes, 25% of the time

Company

Liberty Mutual

Job Code

State or Province

Massachusetts

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