Global Personal Accident Underwriter

New York NY
February 24 2018
Insurance, Securities

Functional Area:

UW - Underwriting

Estimated Travel Percentage (%): Up to 25%

Relocation Provided: No

AIG Property Casualty Company


  • Review new and renewal policy underwriting referrals. Provide guidance, a decision, or timely referral to next level of authority
  • Work with Home Office Underwriting and Regional Underwriting to identify, develop/update and publish underwriting guidelines
  • Collaborate with Home Office and Regional Actuarial teams on rating tool development and implementation; work with key stakeholders to identify areas of rating tool improvement, training needs, utilization improvement, etc.
  • Support Regional Underwriting teams in achievement of shared goals and execution of strategic initiatives
  • Support the Home Office teams responsible for Peer Review and underwriting authority delegation systems
  • Contribute to the creation and revision of underwriting training material
  • Support Group PA and Personal Insurance leadership as needed
  • Review and track country compliance with global underwriting standards, adherence to improvement plans and underwriting audit action plans
  • Contribute to the Global Catastrophic Reinsurance program


  • 5 to 10 years Personal Accident underwriting experience with the following: Group Personal Accident, Corporate Travel, Specialty Markets, Multinational, Individual Personal Accident and Supplemental Health
  • Technical complex case underwriting experience including:
    • Sound judgement and execution skills
    • Decision making ability with capacity to balance underwriting standards with market demands
    • Knowledge of basic rating
    • Ability to identify key points and clearly document the thought process
    • Experience developing and editing policy wording
  • Ability to fulfill on multiple deadlines from various stakeholders
  • Ability to apply influence to implement decisions and enforce company policies
  • Portfolio management skills and the ability to develop recommendations from the analyses
  • Intellectual curiosity and interest in staying informed of issues that may impact the industry, clients and risk exposure
  • Excellent written and verbal English language skills
  • Experience in multiple markets preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Bachelors' Degree required. Advanced degree preferred

It has been and will continue to be the policy of American International Group, Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories.

At AIG, we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our future and our mission - creating a foundation for a creative workplace that leads to innovation, growth, and profitability. Through a wide variety of programs and initiatives, we invest in each employee, seeking to ensure that our people are not only respected as individuals, but also truly valued for their unique perspectives