Regional Underwriting Manager - National Accounts Excess Casualty

Chicago IL
February 14 2019
Insurance, Securities
Functional Area:

UW - Underwriting

Estimated Travel Percentage (%): Up to 25%

Relocation Provided: No

National Union Fire Insurance Co of Pittsburgh, PA

National Accounts Excess Casualty is seeking a self-motivated, experienced professional to serve in the role of Regional Underwriting Manager for our Midwest operations. The position is tasked with zonal responsibilities for the National Accounts business in the zone with an assigned portfolio of accounts maintained by AIG's Midwest regional office. Account profile includes the largest complex accounts in the mid-west zone working in close collaboration with the national accounts underwriting team based in New York


  • Spearhead account retention and growth strategies in the Midwest region to achieve profitability, expense and budget initiatives.
  • Effectively coordinate with U.S. divisional leadership, regional distribution partners and domestic divisional colleagues to deliver AIG's Excess Casualty value proposition to brokers and customers.
  • Drive consistent underwriting best practices and guidelines, in accordance with NA Casualty Home Office directives, to ensure rating, pricing, profitability, and structuring adequacy.
  • Ensure effective utilization of detailed monitoring standards including quality reviews and self-audits to assess underwriting results and compliance.
  • Ensure high levels of relationship building with key current and prospective customers.


  • Strategic orientation, managing vision and purpose, developing organizational capability.
  • Results orientation.
  • Strong influencing and communications skills and ability to work across multiple areas of company and industries.
  • Identifying future talent


  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university preferred.
  • Analytical and quantitative skills; familiarity with actuarial concepts.
  • Knowledge of market segmentation, portfolio management, acquisition and distribution.
  • Process and system skills.
  • Experience with budgeting and expense control.
  • Preferred candidates should have a minimum of 5 years of international commercial casualty underwriting experience and 5 years of management experience. Candidates with significant domestic risk management casualty underwriting and leadership experience as well as established brokerage and customer relationships are also encouraged to apply.

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