• Underwriter

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    E&S Casualty
  • Overview

    Arch Insurance is a global insurer offering our clients superior coverage and service. We embody the Arch guiding principle of focusing on retaining experienced and talented employees to differentiate us from the rest of the pack. Our group operates from offices in the US, Canada, Bermuda, UK, Australia and South Africa, providing specialty risk solutions to clients worldwide across a wide range of industries. With over ten years of operating history and strong financial ratings, our track record remains solid. 



    This position entails the development and growth of Arch’s Casualty book. Candidate must be a highly-motivated, career-oriented individual who is technically proficient in underwriting casualty business. The position requires technical understanding of the underwriting process as well as strong marketing skills to develop and maintain strong relationships with brokers. Surplus Lines experience is a plus.


    Key Competencies:

    • Work independently to underwrite primary, umbrella and excess policies for highly complex risks.
    • Participate in industry conferences as required.
    • Review large losses to identify any trends or training issues and provide post loss analysis when requested.
    • Complete special projects as assigned by the RVP.
    • Work independently as a member of a team while building a profitable book of business.
    • Strong customer-service focus with the ability to effectively multi-task with limited direction.
    • Develop strong relationships with brokers in order to successfully manage our business which will require travel to producer location.


    Technical Skills:

    • Excellent communication skills (written and oral) and interpersonal skills.
    • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving abilities.
    • Prioritizing work, meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.


    Education & Experience:

    • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
    • 2-3 years of Casualty Underwriting experience required.


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