Zurich NA Property Account Engineer (Mid-Senior/Senior) in Columbia, South Carolina
Property Account Engineer (Mid-Senior/Senior)
Zurich’s Risk Engineering Property Southeast Team is seeking a Sr. Property Account Engineer with large property highly protected risk (HPR) experience. This role includes account engineering responsibilities; to include coordination and delivery of property risk engineering services to large property customers; working with customers to implement risk mitigation, risk control, and loss prevention strategies across a multitude of occupancies, as well as accessing property risks and act as the liaison between Field Engineering and Underwriting. This is a work from home role, ideally position in the South Carolina area.
This role will be filled at the Property Account Engineer or Senior Property Account Engineer level. The hiring manager will determine the appropriate level based upon the selected applicant’s experience and skill set relative to the qualifications listed for this position.
Our Sr. Property Account Engineer is responsible for:
Management of account risk portfolio and providing account level engineering to meet underwriting requirements.
Developing and implementing customer service strategies that reduce loss and improve customer operations.
Providing engineering support to underwriting team by attending client broker meetings
Monitoring property account engineering services to ensure that delivery is proper, on-time, and cost effective.
Providing advanced property consultative services to customers, including identifying exposures with significant loss potential, investigation of cause/effect of major losses and property management programs
Assisting in marketing Zurich risk transfer insurance products in conjunction with underwriting professionals and agents across company business segments.
Final candidates will be subject to a Motor Vehicle Record background check as this position includes some travel within the region(s).
Property Account Engineer:
Bachelors Degree and 3 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering areaOR
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 5 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering areaOR
Zurich Certified Apprentice, including an Associates degree and 3 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering areaAND
Experience working in a team environment
Relevant experience in the assessment of risk, based on what is required by LOB specific competency standards
Senior Property Account Engineer:
Bachelor’s Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering area OR
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering area
Zurich Certified Apprentice, including an Associates degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering areaAND
Experience working in a team environment
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Fire Science, or related degree
HPR Property experience
Risk Engineering experience within the insurance industry
Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS)
Strong communication and consultative skills
Outstanding collaborative skills
History of working successfully in a team environment
High degree of proficiency related to PC and Software or systems
As a condition of employment at Zurich, employees must adhere to any COVID-related health and safety protocols in place at that time ( https://www.zurichna.com/careers/faq ).
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Location(s): AM - South Carolina Virt. Office
Remote Working: Yes
Schedule: Full Time
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