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Associate Underwriter

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Employee Type:  Full-Time
Location: 

Hunt Valley, MD, US, 21030

Job Type:  Administrative
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Position Summary:

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

Essential Functions:

  • The underwriting, rating, quoting, and binding marine 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

Education/Experience/Skills:

  • 3+ years underwriter experience (marine experience preferred)
  • Bachelor’s degree or commensurate education and/or work experience.
  • AIM agency management system skills highly desirable.
  • 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.

Disclaimer

Ryan Specialty is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Nearest Major Market: Baltimore

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