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Regional Strategic Planning Analyst

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2017-1432
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1
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US-TX-Webster
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2/23/2017
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Underwriting
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None
No
 
 

Overview:

Review, evaluate and recommend rates, rules and forms to facilitate the development of UFG products specific to the needs of the regional office. Serve as the technical resource for the various lines of business written by the region and provide production and loss analysis for those lines as needed. Provide advice on regulatory, legislative and governmental issues.

Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate rate reviews and recommendations by state, territory and line of business.
  • Assist in developing a competitive advantage by performing rate and program comparison analysis of UFG and its competitors, including a competitor analysis to evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of current and potential competitors.
  • Provide recommendations to improve current and create new UFG specific forms, endorsements and coverage enhancements that will allow for the profitable production of business in line with the regional underwriting and marketing philosophy.
  • Interact with state departments of insurance as needed.
  • Organize the research, analysis, development and implementation of class specific programs to improve our market penetration in the states we serve.

  • Coordinate regional input into Home Office product development.
  • Provide premium and loss analysis as requested on lines of business to identify trends, loss drivers and risk characteristics that will enable the implementation of proactive or corrective action plans.

  • Work with reinsurers to monitor our catastrophe exposure through the analysis of various reports, models, etc.

  • Aid in the development of regional marketing and underwriting plans that mitigate our exposure to CAT losses.

  • Provide post loss analysis of book of business following a CAT event.
  • Monitor regulatory and governmental issues and proposed legislation affecting the insurance industry.

  • Interaction with industry trade associations and lobbying groups.

Qualifications:
  • Four year college degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Applicable work experience includes positions such as underwriter, claims adjuster, actuary or marketing representative.
  • At least 5 years underwriting, marketing and/or claims experience with a property and casualty insurance company.

  • Active participation in insurance industry education programs.  One or more industry designations are desired: CPCU, AU, ARM, CIC, CRIS and ARE.


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