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Our client a leading insurer, is seeking a Surety Underwriter, to join their New York City office. This position will be responsible for the underwriting accounts including: pre-qualifying new business, analyzing credit quality, and utilizing underwriting expertise to make sound decisions regarding terms, conditions, and pricing.
Underwriting of contract surety book
Credit analyses of new business and monitoring of existing book
Develop and build the contract surety book
Establish and develop broker and customer relationships
RFP, Contract, & Bond Form Review for large, sophisticate project
Develop marketing plans
Ability to travel within territory
Qualifications and Requirements:
Minimum 1 year underwriting experience within contract surety space (5-12 years’ experience preferred)
Credit Assessment skills; Strong negotiation skills
BS/BA Degree or equivalent experience
Experience managing and collaborating with retail brokers