Combined Insurance Senior Underwriter- Life Sciences 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 distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength, underwriting excellence, superior claims handling expertise and local operations globally.

Chubb is currently seeking experienced Life Sciences underwriting professional Basking Ridge, NJ offices. We have an opportunity available within the Global Services Division.

Chubb Global Service Branch

The Chubb Global Service Branch is seeking an underwriter (level can depend on experience) to manage a book of business made up of Life Science Customers. These programs are part of a larger multination program for which the Global Service Branch provides service and advice for the US portion of the program. The underwriter will be responsible for reviewing and evaluating renewal and new business accounts in accordance with established Life Science underwriting guidelines. The candidate will work on accounts of all sizes. Lines of business include package, automobile, worker’s compensation and umbrella. The candidate will work closely with Chubb international underwriters and US brokers to coordinate pricing, coverage and terms and conditions as part of a global program. The candidate will provide account management services that will integrate the US coverage into a worldwide insurance program. The candidate will be responsible for conducting renewal review and assist with the development of new business for the territory assigned. The candidate must be able to work effectively and collaborate with a team of Life Science underwriters, underwriting associates, claims and loss control personnel. The underwriter will be responsible for building relationships with US brokers and international underwriters. The position may require periodic travel. The position affords high visibility with key Home Office Personnel.

Job Requirements: The above position requires a strong service orientation to facilitate positive relationships with brokers as well as our international colleagues. The potential candidate should have solid knowledge of commercial underwriting and insurance industry practices. He/she should also demonstrate technical expertise in Property and Casualty lines of business, knowledge of Life Science preferred but not required. In addition, the individual should possess the following competencies/technical skills:

Competencies/Technical Skills:

  • 3-5 years underwriting US property, package, automobile, worker’s compensation and umbrella

  • Demonstrated technical acumen in Property and Casualty lines of business

  • Demonstrated ability to think creatively

  • Ability to adapt to changing business environment

  • Proven time and desk management skills

  • Strong (verbal and written) communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills

  • Ability to work independently and show initiative, while demonstrating strong collaboration skills in a team environment

  • Solid organizational and analytical skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite as well as other business-related software

    Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years underwriting US property, package, automobile, worker’s compensation and umbrella.

    We are looking for a person with a strong business acumen including but not limited to the ability to: interact effectively with internal and external business partners, adapt to a changing market place and business environment, and work with cultural diversity.

Job: *Underwriting

Title: Senior Underwriter- Life Sciences

Location: null

Requisition ID: 317128