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Staff Specialty Underwriter

Van Wert, OH 45891, USA Req #89
Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Are you interested in joining an organization that believes one of the best investments they can make is actively developing its employees?


As a Staff Specialty Underwriter you will help fulfill the promise that Central makes to our customers through the coordination and development of new commercial and specialty products, along with changes in existing products. This will include:

  • Handling assigned specialty casualty submissions on an individual risk basis
  • Researching and developing selection, pricing, and coverage for assigned products
  • Assisting Regional Offices in the pricing, processing, approval and handling of commercial accounts, including the placement of reinsurance
  • Coordinating compliance with individual state underwriting rules and regulations
  • Auditing commercial lines underwriting files and books of business
  • Developing and coordinating underwriting systems, procedures, and workflows
  • Completing projects on time and to the satisfaction of the requestor


We are seeking someone with the following experience/skills/knowledge:


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in casualty underwriting
  • Ability to analyze available information and make effective decisions
  • Exercise good judgement & reasoning 
  • Understanding of reinsurance quoting and placements
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Self-starter who works independently and manages work schedule
  • Available for travel as required
  • Preferred:
    • Experience in other commercial lines and/or specialty liability
    • Experience with PC applications and spreadsheets
    • Bachelor’s Degree


Do you live by our values of Integrity, Relationships, and Excellence?


  • Take responsibility for actions and outcomes
  • Do what you say you will do
  • Care, because it matters
  • Work as a team
  • Never compromise on quality
  • Pursue continual improvement
  • Service first mentality that takes initiative to serve others

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