Zurich NA Product Underwriter IV in Schaumburg, Illinois

Job Summary

To provide technical underwriting expertise and guidance to Business Units and Market Facing Underwriters, acting independently and with minimal direction and as Subject Matter Expert in all aspects of a line of business (LoB) or product line, to enable achievement of business plan and the delivery of excellent customer service.

High Level Influencer Internally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on influencing or negotiating with a broad range of internal clients, specifically executives and/or senior management. Expectation of the need to employ specialized techniques and substantial experience. Relationships typically involve persuading or countering opposition.

Job Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree and 8 or more years of experience in the Underwriting area

OR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 10 or more years of experience in the Underwriting area

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPCU

  • Advanced knowledge of line/s of business and the legal and regulatory environment

  • Strong listening, verbal and written communication skills

Additional Information

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world. Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

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**Title:** *Product Underwriter IV*

**Location:** *Illinois-Schaumburg*

**Requisition ID:** *170007I5*