Philadelphia Insurance Companies Asst. Spec. Underwriting Mgr/Specialty Underwriter Manager - Melville, NY in Melville, New York
Philadelphia Insurance Companies, a member of the Tokio Marine Group, designs, markets and underwrites commercial property/casualty and professional liability insurance products for select industries. We have been in operation since 1962 and are nationally recognized as a member of Ward's Top 50 and rated A++ by A.M.Best.
We have an exciting leadership opportunity for a seasoned commercial underwriter with supervisory experience to apply their technical and people management skills to our new and expanding Temp Staffing group and lead a team of underwriters from our Melville, NY office.
The Underwriting Manager oversees the largest, most complex elements of the organization's insurance underwriting activities and staff by maintaining direct involvement in resolving underwriting challenges.
Job Responsibilities will include:
Supervises and assists staff in performing the organization's most challenging, critical underwriting services to achieve established underwriting performance goals and key service indicators.
Provides direction and oversight of day-to-day activities and operations of the underwriting group with full authority for personnel actions and performance management responsibilities consistent with that of lower management.
Provides leadership establishing, implementing and continually improving organizational underwriting guidelines and supervisory practices consistent with regulatory requirements, standards, industry best practices and company needs.
Mentors and develops underwriting staff regarding the roles, responsibilities and practices within the department.
Works with management on assigned production plans and objectives on marketing and underwriting level.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent is preferred and/or equal education and experience may be considered.
8-10 years of commercial underwriting experience with carrier or broker.
2-4 years of supervisory experience preferred.
Tokio Marine Group of Companies (including, but not limited to the Philadelphia Insurance Companies, Tokio Marine America, Inc., TMNA Services, LLC, TM Claims Service, Inc. and First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd.) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In order to remain competitive we must attract, develop, motivate, and retain the most qualified employees regardless of age, color, race, religion, gender, disability, national or ethnic origin, family circumstances, life experiences, marital status, military status, sexual orientation and/or any other status protected by law.
We offer a comprehensive benefit package, which includes tuition reimbursement and a generous 401K match. Our rich history of outstanding results and growth allow us to focus our business plan on continued growth, new products, people development and internal career opportunities. If you enjoy working in a fast paced work environment with growth potential please apply online.
Additional information on Volunteer Benefits, Paid Vacation, Medical Benefits, Educational Incentives, Family Friendly Benefits and Investment Incentives can be found at https://www.phly.com/Careers/default.aspx
New York Salary Range:
Assistant Specialty Underwriter Manager: $135,800 - $151,700
Specialty Underwriter Manager: $149,300 - 166,800