Location: Sioux Falls, SD, United States
Date Posted: Nov 13, 2019
Philadelphia Insurance Companies, a member of the Tokio Marine Group, designs, markets and underwrites commercial property/casualty and professional liability insurance products for select industries. We have been in operation since 1962 and are nationally recognized as a member of Ward's Top 50 and rated A++ by A.M.Best.
We are looking for a Surety Underwriter II to join our team in either Sioux Falls, SD or Leawood, KS!
Under moderate direction and supervision, underwrites and markets assigned products by providing intermediate levels of risk assessment and technical underwriting expertise to determine underwriting acceptability. May provide intermediate level of financial analysis to determine credit quality.
A typical day will include the following:
Participates in the producer management process which may include, but is not limited to, premium collections.
Prepares and participates in proposals to producers and/or accounts negotiating terms and conditions.
Prepares underwriting submissions, making recommendations and/or decisions within established authority limits. Minimum authority is $750,000 (Surety).
May ensure credit quality of accounts managed while maintaining and updating underwriting files.
Gathers and analyzing information, applies appropriate underwriting techniques necessary to make an accurate evaluation of acceptability of risk. May evaluate credit quality.
Assists with the preparation and participates in marketing activities within the region to promote the development of new business.
Successful candidates will have the following -
At least three years of contract surety underwriting experience preferably with a carrier.
AFSB designation preferred.
The ability to manage multiple priorities, generate new business and be detail oriented.
Tokio Marine Group of Companies (including, but not limited to the Philadelphia Insurance Companies, Tokio Marine America, Inc., TMNA Services, LLC, TM Claims Service, Inc. and First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd.) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In order to remain competitive we must attract, develop, motivate, and retain the most qualified employees regardless of age, color, race, religion, gender, disability, national or ethnic origin, family circumstances, life experiences, marital status, military status, sexual orientation and/or any other status protected by law.
We offer a comprehensive benefit package, which includes tuition reimbursement and a generous 401K match. Our rich history of outstanding results and growth allow us to focus our business plan on continued growth, new products, people development and internal career opportunities. If you enjoy working in a fast paced work environment with growth potential please apply online.