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Staff Specialty Underwriter

Van Wert, OH 45891, USA Req #89
Monday, March 25, 2019

Are you looking for an opportunity to showcase your casualty underwriting skills? We’re looking for an energetic professional who has strong analytical and communication skills to join our dynamic team. We invite you to read further to understand the details of this position and how you can make a meaningful impact within our company.



*1.   Minimum of 5 years experience in Casualty underwriting; Minimum 5 years

        experience in other commercial lines preferred, Specialty Liability experience a plus

*2.   Possess a positive, professional, cooperative and quality-conscious service attitude

        that upholds Central's core values of integrity, relationships, and excellence

*3.   Proven analytical and quantitative skills

*4.   Ability to interact effectively with individuals and other departments

*5.   Ability to effectively present information and make recommendations in written and

        oral formats

*6.   Experience and understanding of Reinsurance quoting and placements

*7.   Be a self-starter capable of working with a minimum of supervision

*8.   Be able to plan and organize effectively, working on multiple tasks/projects at one


*9.   Evidence of professional development accomplishments

*10. Available for travel as required

11.   Prior experience working with PC applications and spreadsheets desirable, but not


12.   Bachelor's degree preferred
13.   Open to Home Office or Regional Office work location




*1.   Underwriting:

        - Handle assigned Specialty Casualty submissions on an individual risk basis

        - Research and develop selection, pricing, and coverage for assigned products

        - Assist Regional Offices in the pricing, processing, approval and handling of

          commercial accounts, including the placement of reinsurance

        - Coordinate compliance with individual state underwriting rules and regulations

        - Audit Commercial Lines Underwriting files and books of business

        - Develop and coordinate Underwriting Systems, procedures and workflow

        - Provide outstanding service to internal and external customers 

*2.   Complete training assignments for internal and external personnel

*3.   Complete projects on time and to the satisfaction of the requestor



It is the policy of Central that all recruiting, hiring, training, compensation, overtime, job classification and assignment, facilities, promotions, transfers, employee treatment and all other terms and conditions of employment shall be maintained in a manner which will not discriminate against any person because of race, color, age, sex, national origin, ancestry, religion, marital status, military status, or disability.  The applicant should respond to questions on this application in a way that will not divulge such information.

  • Van Wert, OH 45891, USA