Combined Insurance Underwriting Manager in United States
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. The company is distinguished by its extensive product and service offerings, broad capabilities, exceptional financial strength, underwriting excellence, superior claims handling expertise and local operations globally.
Chubb Personal Risk Services is looking for an Underwriting Manager for the NYC territory located in our Whitehouse Station, NJ location, (reporting to Dave Medford, VP Regional Underwriting Manager).
Description: The successful candidate will work as an integral part of the Underwriting Center leadership team by contributing to the achievement of business results. This individual must demonstrate the ability to effectively transfer knowledge to the staff enabling them to grow and develop as underwriters while demonstrating strong business acumen and a balanced underwriting approach. Success in this role will require strong oral and written communication skills, ability to speak in a public forum, demonstration of collaboration skills with various stakeholders, knowledge of the insurance marketplace and strong negotiation skills.
This is an excellent position to prepare candidates for advancement potential within the Chubb organization.
Direct supervisionof 5 – 7 employees onthe NYC Underwriting Team
Responsible for growth and retention of the NYC book of business
Handle referrals for authority
Provide ongoing performance coaching to maximize individual employee contributions and achievement of goals
Identify training and developmental needs of direct reports, establish development plans and execute performance management processes
Evaluate team and individual productivity and timeliness results to maximize efficiency
Conduct and report on quarterly self-audits
Maintain and develop relationships with NYC Branch
Collaborate with branch on Agency Management
Enhance underwriters’ agency management skills
Recruit, onboard and coordinate training for new team members
Drive results for emerging agents
Bachelor’s degree required
Personal Lines Underwriting experience
Proven leadership capabilities
Strong business and financial acumen
Superior communication, interpersonal and process management skills
Effective influence/collaboration capabilities
Ability to effectively multitask and balance multiple priorities
Demonstrated record of teamwork
*/Relocation assistance will not be offered/
At Chubb we are totally committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants based on job-related qualifications and ability to perform a job without regard to race, sex, color, religion, age, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, disability or other perceived differences that do not relate to ability, performance and contribution at work.
Qualified applicants with criminal histories are not automatically disqualified from employment. Factors such as job-relatedness of the conviction, age and time of occurrence, and the seriousness and nature of the circumstances will be considered.
Title: Underwriting Manager
Requisition ID: 315111