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Senior Commercial Lines Underwriter

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2017-1426
:
1
:
US-CO-Denver
:
2/21/2017
:
Underwriting
:
10%
No
 
 

Overview:

UFG offers you an award-winning workplace and a trustworthy, financially stable company. While we’ve always known our commitment to employees and financial stewardship, it is good to have others recognize our dedicated efforts. UFG was named to the “2015 Top Workplaces” list by The Des Moines Register, and was also included on Forbes’ “America’s Most Trustworthy Financial Companies” list for both 2014 and 2015. Additionally, UFG is a super-regional property and casualty insurer rated “A” (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company. This opportunity will be based out of our Westminster, CO office.

Responsibilities:
  • Obtain and manage a book of business
  • Evaluate insurance coverages
  • Review applications, endorsement requests and renewals for requested limits and coverages
  • Price the risk and secure its proper class
  • Negotiate with agents and customer service technicians to develop a saleable product without adverse selection to the company
  • Regularly visit agents to maintain strong relationships and market products and services
  • Provide guidance and coaching to other underwriters
  • Perform other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:
  • Four-year college degree preferred
  • Must have or be working toward your AU, CIC or CPCU designation
  • Five years commercial lines underwriting experience, with risk evaluation skills and solid insurance contract knowledge
  • Strong analytical thinking
  • Strong communication, leadership and negotiating skills
  • Strong planning and organization skills with the ability to multi-task; and a willingness to accept challenges and take appropriate risks
  • Good memory retention levels for detailed work
  • Ability to handle large workload and prioritize to meet deadlines
  • Promote a positive and professional image and develop productive relationships
  • Demonstrate an open-minded, collaborative work style


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