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Underwriting Assistant

Company: XL Catlin
Location: New York
Posted on: March 14, 2018

Job Description:

Job DescriptionMAXIMIZE your opportunityXL Catlin’s Railroad Team provides dedicated expertise in underwriting and claims handling focused on solving risk management challenges with unique solutions, significant capacity and solid experience. In conjunction with an existing portfolio of railroad products, the Rail team also has the ability to provide tailored casualty programs for current rail customer groups.As an Underwriting Assistant, you will be a team player within the North America Excess Casualty Railroad team and will perform tasks to directly support our underwriters. You will perform underwriting support activities associated with information gathering and rating for new business, renewals, and midterm changes. You will also prepare electronic files on behalf of the Underwriter regarding basic deal structuring, risk analysis, and quoting related to underwriting transactions (renewals, non-premium bearing midterm changes, etc.).You will utilize your strong communication and relationship building skills as you work closely with other Underwriting Assistants across regional offices, Enterprise Operations and Underwriting managers, and interact directly with various business partners, including but not limited to, brokers, clients, finance, legal, claims, and others in our XL Catlin global network.What will your essential responsibilities include?

  • Pre-underwriting, evaluating risk, and assessing completeness of the underwriting package before underwriter review.
  • Communicating directly with Brokers on behalf of the Underwriters to collect account and insured information necessary for risk analysis.
  • Owning and facilitating the overall administration of the front-to-end lifecycle of assigned program accounts from binding to expiration.
  • Managing the workflow of multiple tasks and maintaining a detailed understanding of the status of various tasks owned by Underwriters, brokers, reinsurers, XL Catlin internal global network, and accounting teams.
  • Communicating account status to ensure completion of outstanding subjectivities needed to execute policy issuance and premium collection as part of bound accounts.
  • Exhibiting a customer service mindset by proactively engaging with the Underwriter, instructing and maintaining accounts to ensure implementation progress, such as promptly returning phone calls/emails.
  • Proactively problem-solving to balance and manage client/broker expectations with internal service standards.
  • Maintaining a solid understanding of coverages and program structure, as well as internal policy coding systems to ensure completeness of contents of coding/issuance package prior to handover to Processing Specialist for coding/issuance resulting in a high quality policy product.
  • Executing the bound reinsurance placement to ensure that premiums are invoiced, collected and ceded to the appropriate parties according to the agreed amounts and various time due dates.
  • Liaising with Underwriters, Product Management, Legal, and Regulatory as necessary to confirm policy issuance instructions and manuscript wordings, regulatory notices, certificates, etc. to effectively instruct the coding and issuance unit.
  • Collaborating closely with Underwriting team related to pre-bind activities.
  • Being accountable for completeness of contents of underwriting package prior to handover to Underwriter for risk analysis/risk selection process.
  • Performing and applying knowledge of line of business specific product underwriting rules and/or guidelines for pre-analysis support of submission in preparation of further analysis for quoting stage.
  • Performing rating, coding, invoicing and issuance on assigned accounts (e.g. exposure bases, limits, coverage extensions, modifications, data entry).
  • Rating premium changes for premium bearing change requests.
  • Creating and maintaining electronic file for accounts.
  • Potentially participating in projects where the unit may be requested to provide Subject Matter Experts related to the Underwriting support unit.You will report to the Assistant Manager – Excess Casualty.UNLEASH your potentialWe’re looking for someone who has these abilities and skills:
    • Zero to three years insurance experience.
    • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with internal and external colleagues.
    • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
    • Client service experience and focus.
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
    • Strong competency in MS Office applications: MS Outlook, MS Word and Excel required.
    • Basic competency in Adobe Standard or similar conversion tool.
    • Knowledge of commercial liability principles and practices preferred, but not required. The XL Catlin group of companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Company DescriptionXL Catlin is a global insurance and Reinsurance Company providing property, casualty and specialty products to industrial, commercial and professional firms, insurance companies and other enterprises on a worldwide basis. The company has 7000 employees with offices in 100 locations serving clients in more than 30 countries.

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