VP Property Underwriting

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Job Identification Number: 327

Location: New York, NY

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Category: Insurance

Qualified candidates, please attach resume when applying.


A Specialty Insurance Company seeks a VP of Property Underwriting in New York. They will oversee all underwriting management for the Small to Middle Market Property and direct implementation strategy for a product line or segment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Drive strategic and operational objectives of a product line with significant impact on short-term success and moderate impact on long-term success of company

  • Ensure growth of product line through assessment of risk tolerance, market appetite and emerging risk issues

  • Evaluate underwriting performance based on financial analysis and manage all staff and direction for underwriting

  • Work with various departments within the company and conduct research on insurance products and industry


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field and 12+ years’ experience in field with at least 7+ years’ of management experience

  • Deep understanding of underwriting and knowledge in the insurance field and a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation preferred

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office tools and other business software