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Zurich NA Junior or Mid-Level Market Facing Underwriter, Wholesale E&O and Cyber in Los Angeles, California

Junior or Mid-Level Market Facing Underwriter, Wholesale E&O and Cyber

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Our Wholesale E&O and Cyber team is growing!

Zurich Insurance is looking for a Junior or Mid-Level Market Facing Underwriter to join our Wholesale team handling E&O and Cyber policies. The ideal candidate will work in a team setting to underwrite out of our Chicago, Los Angeles or San Francisco offices. This role sits within Zurich Wholesale & Surplus which is solely dedicated to the wholesale broker channel, and is a great opportunity to join our growing Wholesale Exec Pro Professional Liability Team.

This role will be filled at either the Junior or Mid- 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

Responsibilities Include:

  • Generating, underwriting and analyzing E&O and Cyber new and renewal Policies

  • Market facing and production with wholesale brokers.

  • Administering and monitoring underwriting rules and guidelines, insurance laws and regulations and rating manual rules

  • Developing and maintaining agency and broker relationships

  • Working within broad limits and authorities on highly complex assignments

Junior Level Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 1 or more years of experience in the Insurance area or Market Facing AreaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 2 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support areaAND

  • Knowledge of the insurance industry and the legal and regulatory environment

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

Mid-Level Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 3 or more years of experience in the Insurance areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 6 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support areaOR

  • Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 1 or more years of experience in the Underwriting or Market Facing areaOR

  • Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 4 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support areaAND

  • Knowledge of the insurance industry and the legal and regulatory environment

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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree with 3 or more year’s experience in the underwriting area, preferably in Cyber/E&O.

  • Strong negotiation skills and Wholesale Broker Experience

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Microsoft Office skills

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A future with Zurich

Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 148 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please click here (https://www.zurichna.com/careers) to learn more.

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 expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EOE disability/vet

Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission.

Location(s): AM - Chicago, AM - Los Angeles, AM - San Francisco

Remote Working: No

Schedule: Full Time

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