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Underwriting Director

Underwriting Director

Job ID 
2017-1462
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-CA-San Ramon
Category 
Underwriting

More information about this job

Overview

The Company

Arch Capital Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: ACGL)) is a Bermuda public limited liability company with approximately $10.5 billion in capital at December 31, 2016, and, through operations in Bermuda, the United States, Europe and Canada, writes specialty lines of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, as well as mortgage insurance and reinsurance, on a worldwide basis. Our unique underwriting platform, successful management team and strong capital base has enabled us to establish a prominent presence in the global insurance and reinsurance markets. 

Responsibilities

The Position

Arch Re Fac’s Underwriting Directors are members of a team spanning the United States, Canada and Europe focused on developing strong, mutually-beneficial business relationships with primary insurance company underwriters. This position with require some domestic travel, approximately 20%.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • The Underwriting Directors are responsible for developing client relationships and submission flow, as well as underwriting and negotiating the transactions.  

Qualifications

Desired Skills

  • Proven ability to work as part of a team
  • Demonstrated customer-service focus coupled with strong negotiation skills

  • Strong Underwriting Acumen including  an understanding of property coverage, risk hazards and  policy forms

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

  • Sound Computer/Technology skills

  • Desire for continued learning

Required Education/Experience 

  • 5+ years property insurer or reinsurer underwriting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree (ideally with a degree/major in Economics, Business, Finance, or Accounting) or equivalent training required
  • Additional industry-specific study and designations (such as CPCU, ARe) a plus