Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United States and operates worldwide in two segments of the property casualty insurance business: Insurance and Reinsurance.
Each of the Berkley companies, or operating units, within Berkley 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 Berkley companies to identify and respond quickly and effectively to changing market conditions and local customer needs. This decentralized structure provides financial accountability and incentives to local management and enables us to attract and retain the highest caliber professionals.
We have the expertise and resources to utilize our strengths in the present environment, and the flexibility to anticipate, innovate and respond to whatever opportunities and challenges the future may hold.
The Chief Information Officer will be responsible for the strategy, delivery, and execution of the global technology solutions for Berkley Technology Services (BTS). The role leads the BTS organization, including application development, infrastructure management, project management, and digital development. This position will partner with business leaders and functional leaders to implement improved technology solutions and support current solutions. The role requires deep vendor relationship skills to manage key suppliers while continuing to meet financial objectives. A candidate should have a blend of problem-solving, practical application, and forward-looking perspective to manage and lead this critical function.