Berkley

Underwriter

Location Name NC, High Point
ID
2024-10562
Date Posted
1 month ago(5/17/2024 4:30 PM)
Company
Berkley Accident & Health
Primary Location
US-NC-High Point
Loc2
CT, West Hartford - 433 S Main Street Suite 200
Loc3
PA, Kulpsville
Loc4
MA, Marlborough - 400 Donald J Lynch Boulevard
Category
Underwriting

Company Details

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Berkley Accident and Health is a risk management company that designs innovative solutions to address the unique challenges of each client. With our entrepreneurial culture and a strong emphasis on analytics, we can help employers better manage their risk. We offer a broad range of products, including employer stop loss, benefit captives, provider stop loss, HMO reinsurance, and specialty accident. The key to Berkley’s success is our nimble approach to risk – our ability to quickly understand, think through, and devise a plan that addresses each client’s challenges, coupled with the strong backing of a Fortune 500 company. Our parent company, W. R. Berkley Corporation, is one of the largest and best managed property/casualty insurers in the United States.

 

The company is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Responsibilities

We have an opportunity for an Underwriter to join our Berkley Accident and Health team!  You will be responsible to solicit, write, and retain a profitable book of Managed Care/Reinsurance business.  You will  contribute to the achievement of Berkley Accident and Health’s financial plans by meeting established premium growth and profitability goals. 

 

We have a welcoming culture valuing our employees – we trademarked the phrase Everything Counts, Everyone Matters® to describe the Berkley commitment to our people and how we do business. We believe that every person in the organization is important and every accomplishment makes a difference in our results. Come join us!   

 

Key functions include but are not limited to:

  • Assess risk to ensure that the risk meets established underwriting criteria
  • Evaluate, price and propose rates based on established underwriting guidelines while meeting profitability standards set by management
  • Manage assigned workload to meet productivity and time service standards, ensuring that appropriate action is taken within the requested due date
  • Develop and maintain successful relationships with producer sources

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 10+ years in underwriting HMO Reinsurance and Provider Excess Loss insurance coverages or first-dollar underwriting experience
  • Strong knowledge of risk evaluation and the rating of targeted business, as well as current industry terminology, trends and markets
  • Strong knowledge of available products
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills with internal and external customers
  • Ability to be productive independently, yet work in a team environment
  • Strong organizational, planning, and time management skills
  • Establish and maintain positive working relationships with management and staff to further the company’s mission

Additional Company Details

We do not accept any unsolicited resumes from external recruiting firms.

The company offers a competitive compensation plan and robust benefits package for full time regular employees.

The actual salary for this position will be determined by a number of factors, including the scope, complexity and location of the role; the skills, education, training, credentials and experience of the candidate; and other conditions of employment.

Sponsorship Details

Sponsorship not Offered for this Role

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