Berkley Agribusiness is a provider of property and casualty insurance solutions for select commercial agribusiness accounts and is a subsidiary of the W. R. Berkley Corporation, a Fortune 500 company recognized as one of the most respected names in the property casualty insurance industry.
About W. R. Berkley Corporation
W. R. Berkley Corporation, founded in 1967, is one of the nation’s premier commercial lines property casualty insurance providers. Each of the operating units in the Berkley group participates in a niche market requiring specialized knowledge about a territory or product. Our competitive advantage lies in our long-term strategy of decentralized operations, allowing each of our units to identify and respond quickly and effectively.
Manages team of Rating Technicians and Underwriting Assistants to support the company’s business plan goals of profitability, managed growth, and enhanced competitive advantage. Ensures professional and prompt underwriting service is provided to underwriters and other operating units as required. Ensures policy workflow is prioritized and adhere to set internal service line agreements. Accountable for quality control of their direct reports.
Directly supervises Underwriting Assistants and Rating Technicians. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Bachelor's degree with a minimum of three years property and casualty underwriting experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Solid knowledge of commercial insurance forms and coverages. Prior supervisor experience preferred.
Completion of or working toward AU, CPCU or similar designation, strongly preferred. Valid driver’s license for travel.