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  • Underwriting Product Specialist-Programs: EMC Insurance Companies, Des Moines IA

    February 16, 2020 by N/A

    At EMC, you’ll put your skills to good use as an important member of our team. You can count on gaining valuable experience while contributing to the company’s success. EMC strives to hire and retain the best people by engaging, developing and rewarding employees.

    Essential Functions

    • Leads, researches, and coordinates the strategy, administration, and development of products and programs at enterprise level
    • Creates and communicates best practices and underwriting guidance to the company
    • Serves as a technical expert in Corporate Underwriting on responses to questions
    • Develops new product ideas, reviews existing and drafts new coverage language
    • Evaluates the cost and benefit of market opportunities and product initiatives and recommends actions based on evaluation, including identifying product improvements for moderately complex products
    • Analyzes premium, loss data and other key metrics to proactively make necessary recommendations for improvement needed to meet company goals and improve underwriting results
    • Acts as a strategic partner for branches and offers guidance on complex underwriting issues and strategy
    • Evaluates moderately complex underwriting risks and provides analysis and guidance to all branch underwriting staff in determining the acceptability of business
    • Reviews and studies proposed changes in rules, rates, and forms for assigned lines controlled by ISO, or other bureaus, and company programs and assesses the impact of proposed changes, and determines the need for and timing of filings
    • Prepares any necessary changes and new information for company manuals, policy forms, and statistical coding
    • Prepares, teaches, and assists with underwriting workshops and seminars for underwriting staff

    Education & Experience

    • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a business or insurance related field, or equivalent relevant experience
    • Master’s degree preferred
    • Seven years of experience with property and casualty underwriting and/or product management experience
    • Insurance designations, such as AU, CIC, or CPCU preferred

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

    • Excellent knowledge of countrywide underwriting techniques, terminology, policies, and forms
    • Strong underwriting judgment and decision-making skills
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to speak effectively before groups
    • Ability to work effectively with others, as well as independently and possess demonstrated problem-solving abilities
    • Good computer knowledge, Internet and keyboarding skills
    • Occasional travel; a valid driver’s license with an acceptable motor vehicle report per company standards required if traveling

    Our employment practices are in accord with the laws which prohibit discrimination due to race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, citizenship status, marital status or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

    All of our locations are tobacco free including in company vehicles.

    Seniority Level

    Associate

    Industry

    • Information Technology & Services
    • Insurance
    • Financial Services

    Employment Type

    Full-time

    Job Functions

    • Finance
    • Sales
     

    Originally Posted at LinkedIn on February 2020 by N/A.

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