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Underwriting Manager - Multi Line in Columbus, OH at QuestPro Consultants

Date Posted: 2/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Strong regional A rated carrier is looking for an Underwriting Manager to oversee a staff of underwriters who focus on larger accounts and primarily work remotely.  

This position could work remote as well in the following states: MI, OH, IL, IA, IN, WI


  • Responsible for the overall management of the Large Accounts department to include coaching, training, performance management, hiring/termination recommendations and development of our ability to write new classes of business and new types of exposures.
  • Responsible for the achievement of corporate goals for:

               a. Premium and policy growth

               b. Loss ratio

               c. Service

  • Provides daily assistance to Underwriting Staff.
  • Monitors compliance with underwriting policies, practices and philosophies. This will be achieved through regular file reviews.
  • Partners in the development of new products and new classes of business (including the modification of existing products).
  • Assist on other projects as assigned.

Candidate Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree required. 
  • A minimum of five years' experience as a Commercial Lines Underwriter, plus experience as a leader/supervisor is preferred. 
  • Insurance designations CPCU, AU, or CIC strongly preferred. 

Leadership Requirements

  • Demonstrated leadership skills and effective communication with employees, agents and the public.
  • Demonstrated success in working cross-functionally in all areas of an organization.
  • Demonstrated success in coaching and developing others including direct reports, cross functional team members, and agents.
  • Proficiency in the use of various business productivity applications, including but not limited to, Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills; able to express ideas clearly; able to teach in a one-on-one environment.