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Associate Underwriter - RSGUM

Employee Type:  Full-Time

Charlotte, NC, US, 28208

Job Type:  Administrative
Secondary Location: 
Years of Experience: 

RSGUM, a division of Ryan Specialty is looking for an Associate Underwriter to join our Charoltte, NC team. We are a fast paced, energetic and rapidly growing organization that offers a great opportunity for someone interested in further developing their career. Ryan Specialty has been named one of America’s Most Loved Workplaces by Newsweek, and has been named 2021 top Insurance Employer by Insurance Business America.

Position Summary:

This position requires the ability to underwrite P&C accounts, provide technical expertise in this area, maintain and improve market growth regionally.

Essential Functions:

  • The underwriting, rating, quoting, and binding P&C accounts in accordance with RSGUM guidelines specific to your Underwriting Letter of Authority granted by the team leader and/or Chief Underwriting Officer.
  • Assist in developing, enhancing, and maintaining underwriting methods and techniques, achieving underwriting integrity in a cost-effective manner.
  • Complete documentation and management of all accounts assigned.
  • Ability to handle a relatively high volume of transactions, of small and mid-sized accounts of varying complexity.
  • Underwriters are accountable to permissible loss/ratio standards.
  • Participate in underwriting meetings/educational seminars/continued education courses.
  • Other relevant duties as assigned


  • 3+ years P&C underwriter experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree or commensurate education and/or work experience.
  • AIM agency management system skills highly desirable.
  • Resident P&C license required and in good standing.
  • Demonstrated proficient technical underwriting expertise.
  • Strong analytical, mathematical, decision making and negotiation skills.
  • Self-directed, goal oriented Individual with problem-solving skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
  • Customer service skills: listening and understanding client business priorities.
  • Strong relationship development skills.
  • Ability to set priorities and meet challenging deadlines. 
  • Critical attention to details.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office including, but not limited to Outlook, Word, Excel.
  • Proven track record of being a team player.
  • May be required to have and maintain a valid driver’s license.


Ryan Specialty is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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