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Zurich NA AVP, Market Facing Underwriter in Dallas, Texas

AVP, Market Facing Underwriter

77350

Zurich Insurance is currently looking for a AVP Level Market Facing Underwriter to join our Domestic Large Casualty team in our Texas team.

We are looking for someone with excellent market facing and technical skills that has experience working with Brokers in the Southwest region. This position would be working with our domestic large casualty products managing a renewal book along with being responsible for bringing in new business.

This is a technical and market facing position. Experience with Casualty lines of business is needed for this role. As a member of Zurich's Underwriting Team, you will enjoy the opportunity to fully apply and hone your underwriting and marketing skills. Specifically, you will underwrite and analyze new and renewal business utilizing The Zurich Way of Underwriting Framework within delegated authority levels.

Our Underwriters are market-facing with objectives focused on profitable growth and superior service to our broker partners and customers.

Required:

• High School Diploma or Equivalent and 7 or more years of experience in the Underwriting or Market Facing area.

OR

• High School Diploma or Equivalent and 14 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support area

OR

• Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 5 or more years of experience in the Underwriting or Market Facing area

OR

• Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 12 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support area

AND

• Experience with Microsoft Office

Preferred:

• Bachelor's Degree

• Advanced knowledge and practice of line/s of business

• Strong knowledge of underwriting philosophy, techniques, national/local filing regulations and guidelines

• Ability to effectively assess risk

• Ability to work in a team- based environment

• Knowledge of time restraints for quotes on new and renewal business

• Strong presentation skills

As a global company, Zurich recognizes the diversity of our workforce as an asset. We recruit talented people from a variety of backgrounds with unique perspectives that are truly welcome here. Taken together, diversity and inclusion bring us closer to our common goal: exceeding our customers’ expectations. Zurich does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EOE disability/vet

Location(s): AM - Addison, AM - Dallas, AM - Houston

Remote Working: Yes

Schedule: Full Time

Hiring Manager name: Jessica Simon Law

Recruiter name: Kelly Johnson

Reward Level: 7T

Division:Large Casualty

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