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Sr Underwriter

Chubb Washington, DC
  • Posted: September 19, 2019
  • Full-Time

Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurer.  With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients.


Chubb's Washington DC Branch Office is currently seeking a Senior Underwriter to join its Commercial Insurance Specialty team. 


Position Description / Primary Responsibilities:


Underwriter will manage the financial performance and underwriting for a book of middle market commercial insurance. Lines of business include package, automobile, umbrella, international, and workers' compensation.


Source and quote new business submissions from agents throughout the branch territory. This will often include co-travel with Branch or Commercial Insurance Manager and/or colleagues from other departments.


Responsibilities can include developing a specific set of agents while representing all lines of business in Commercial  Insurance P&C for those agents.


Work collaboratively with a team of Underwriters, Underwriting Associates, Risk Engineers, Claim Examiners and Marketing.


We are looking for a candidate who is highly motivated to succeed and is results oriented with solid business acumen.


Skills Required

Candidate will have experience in multi-line package underwriting. Strong sales and marketing skills are critical; able to position accounts and close deals. Have strong written and oral communication and desk management skills. Candidate must have the ability to successfully negotiate on all levels with both internal and external partners. Ability to Nurture Producer & Insured relations; demonstrate a proven track record of building relationships with agents and insureds through agency travel and visitation. Knowledge of marketing principles, pricing/rate strategies and how to apply them to attain underwriting profit, new business and quality producer management is essential. Candidate will need a solid background in risk analysis and experience with complex accounts. Candidate must possess a high degree of proficiency with the underwriting process and partner effectively with an Underwriting Associate.


Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Minimum 5-7  years of underwriting experience


Job Grade commensurate with qualifications and experience


Chubb strives to offer a diverse and inclusive and rewarding work environment.  Teamwork and mutual respect are central to how Chubb operates and we believe the best solutions draw upon diverse perspectives, experiences and skills.  We operate in such a way where everyone, regardless of their singular background has the opportunity to contribute to our collective success.


Chubb offers a competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits package including life, health and dental, vision, a generous retirement savings plan, disability coverage, stock purchase plan, flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, and business casual dress.  At Chubb, we are committed to equal employment opportunity and compliance with all laws and regulations pertaining to it.  Our policy is to provide employment, training, compensation, promotion, and other conditions or opportunities of employment, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, transgender, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran, or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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