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.

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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

  • Results orientation

  • 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.

Job: *Underwriting

Title: Underwriting Manager

Location: null

Requisition ID: 315111