Position Summary This hire will replace the sole professional employee reporting to the Senior Vice President/Product Manager of the Financial Services department. The Senior Underwriter will be a key part in executing and administering the business plan. This applies both to open brokerage underwriting of a. Securities Brokers Dealers and b. Company Sponsored Insurance Agents Programs and c. to various professional liability programs.
Essential Functions •Relative to open brokerage business, underwrite and administrate renewal business. •As respects program business, to appropriately review, negotiate, and accept or decline risks and administrate same in a precise and timely manner. •Consistently manage current, relationships with brokers and clients. Some travel will be required. •To function as part of the entire professional liability “team.” The “team” generally includes all members of the Professional Liability department, at all levels. It also includes all internal business partners - claims, actuarial, operations, finance and legal. •Utilize IT systems and for all management needs both internally (e.g., reporting) and external (e.g., loss evaluation.) •Develop and/or modify policy wordings.
Additional Responsibilities •Act in accordance with and be an advocate for the Aspen Spirit. •Participate and undertake applicable professional, technical and career development training (delivered internally and externally) to include attainment of associated qualifications where required. •Ensure company, market and client related documentation is issued (internally and externally) accurately and on time where applicable. •Comply with external and internal regulatory and statutory policies, procedures and regulations. •Operate as an effective team member by supporting colleagues and contributing in the delivery and achievement of overall team and business objectives. •Liaise with relevant and associated areas and groups within the business process to establish, support and maintain business relationships and organizational effectiveness. •Undertake any other duties of a similar nature that the company reasonably requests to be performed that are within the expertise and skills of the jobholder.
Education / Experience •College graduate - necessary. Graduate degree - preferred. •Minimum of five (5) years professional liability experience. Minimum of three (3) years underwriting experience. •Strong knowledge of professional liability and coverage and technically proficient.
Internal Number: PLUW1
About Aspen Insurance Group
Founded in 2002, Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited is a leading global insurance and reinsurance company. Listed on the NYSE since 2003, we have assets of $13 billion at the year ended 31 December 2017 and employees across 9 countries. We are a diversified company providing carefully tailored underwriting solutions in select markets. We believe the way we work is just as important as the work we do and we are guided by the Aspen Spirit – our core values based around respect, honesty, trust and professionalism. Aspen is a great place to develop your career. We’re a fast-growing and dynamic global company and we work in an exciting and challenging environment where achievement is rewarded. Competitive salaries are supplemented, where possible, by a bonus plan that is intended to reward outperformance and benefits arrangements which include Medical Plan Options, 401(k) Savings Plan, Commuter Benefits, Gym Membership and a Dental/Vision Plan. To review our Privacy Statement, please visit www.aspen.co/privacy