Zurich is currently looking for a Legacy Services Casualty Underwriter (II) to Senior Legacy Services Casualty Underwriter (III) for our Casualty Legacy Unit in our Schaumburg, IL Office.
This role will be filled at either the Mid-level UW (II) or Senior UW level (III). The hiring manager will determine the appropriate level based upon the selected applicant's experience and skill set relative to the qualifications listed for this position
As a member of Zurich's Casualty Legacy Unit, you will enjoy the opportunity to fully apply your underwriting skills. Specifically, you will analyze and perform all underwriting duties for Commercial Insurance legacy (non-renewed) accounts. This position is under limited direction, utilizing the Zurich Way of Underwriting Framework within delegated authority levels on complex assignments ensuring a high level of service to the legacy customer and their brokers.
Senior Level (III) Qualifications:
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 10 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support area
Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 3 or more years of experience in the Underwriting or Market Facing area OR
Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 8 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support area AND
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Experience working on time restraints for quotes on new and renewal business
Experience working in a team environment
Mid-Level (II) Qualifications:
Knowledge of the insurance industry and the legal and regulatory environment
Knowledge of underwriting philosophy, techniques, national/local filing regulations and guidelines
Preferred Qualifications both levels:
Knowledge of Casualty Underwriting, including Loss Sensitive and large deductible accounts
Strong verbal and written communication skills
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Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.
Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.
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