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Zurich NA Property Account Risk Engineer (Consultant or Senior Consultant level) in Raleigh, North Carolina

Property Account Risk Engineer (Consultant or Senior Consultant level)


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).

Basic Qualifications:

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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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, AM - Atlanta, AM - Georgia Virtual Office, AM - North Carolina Virt. Office

Remote Working: Yes

Schedule: Full Time

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