Underwriter

Everest National Insurance Company New York , NY 10007

Posted 1 week ago

Job Description:

Who We Are:

Everest is a leading global reinsurance and insurance organization with extensive product and distribution capabilities, a strong balance sheet and an innovative culture. Throughout our history, Everest has maintained its discipline and focus on creating long term value through underwriting excellence and strong risk and capital management.

At Everest, we believe that our future is determined by the actions we take today. Actions that go

beyond business strategy and encompass the values important to our employees and the communities

in which we operate. Everest's value commitments include: providing an inclusive work environment

that offers employees the opportunity to further their development, supporting our communities

through the donation of time and financial resources, maintaining our integrity across all aspects of

the group, and being an industry innovator to solve global complex risks.

About the Role:

The Retail Excess Casualty Team of Everest Insurance, a member of the Everest Re Group, Ltd. is looking for a Underwriter to join our NYC office.

Everest Insurance, a member of Everest Re Group, Ltd., has recently been named as one of the 2019 Business Insurance Best Places to Work in Insurance. We currently have opportunities available for an Underwriter to work out of our NYC office.

Responsibilities:

  • Underwriting Excess Casualty business

  • Exposure identification for a wide variety of business types

  • Contract analysis

  • Adhering to underwriting rules and guidelines

  • Developing and maintaining relationships with brokers to maintain renewal business via quality service

  • Collaborating with other product lines to provide full product support to the client

  • Start to handle new business overtime or depending on candidates experience level

Work Experience & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or above and/or insurance certifications

  • A minimum of 1-3 years of experience in underwriting or servicing casualty business

  • Strong relationship management skills

  • Excellent analytical, communication, and computer skills

  • Ability to successfully complete multiple tasks concurrently within a fast-paced, team-oriented, working environment

  • Customer-oriented approach

Everest is committed to recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals in the industry. We offer a dynamic work environment and a competitive compensation and benefit package which includes a 401k plan, retirement/savings option, tuition reimbursement, medical, dental, vision, life and group legal plans.

Everest is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or creed, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, genetics, physical or mental disability, age, marital status, civil union status, family or parental status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

All considered applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S. with unexpired, acceptable employment eligibility verification documentation.


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