VP, Sr. Underwriter

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Job Identification Number: 263

Location: New York, NY

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Category: Insurance

Qualified candidates, please attach resume when applying.


Our client, an Insurance Company, is seeking a Vice President, Senior Underwriter, in their New York City office.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage a US Property portfolio to meet targets of the business plan including GWP, NWP, loss ratios and expenses

  • Monitor the portfolio for specific segments of business for claims trends, changes in underwriting strategy/risk selection, risk pricing and changes in internal/external compliance measures

  • Ensure that business written is thoroughly evaluated, and review, negotiate accept or decline risks

  • Develop new business in line with the departmental business plan and company strategy

  • Establish and maintain relationships with brokerage community

  • Provide a high level of analytical skills and responsiveness in order to provide the best possible service to client


  • Bachelor’s degree; 3-7 years’ experience in Property Underwriting

  • Strong knowledge of the Property Segment, coverage  forms, and industry intelligence