Los Angeles, CA, US


Senior E&S Property Underwriter (Alpharetta or LA) 

About Swiss Re

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions provides risk transfer solutions to large and mid-sized corporations around the world. Its innovative, highly customized products and standard insurance covers help to make businesses more resilient, while its industry-leading claims service provides additional peace of mind. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions serves clients from over 50 offices worldwide and is backed by the financial strength of the Swiss Re Group.


About the Team:

Results and profit oriented underwriting in domestic E&S Property market with strong emphasis on Nat Cat exposures sourced from wholesale brokers nationally.


About the Role:

  • Discusses & negotiates individual deals with clients and brokers.
  • Analyses and assesses technical insurability regarding exposures and coverage on new offer and renewal submissions
  • Prepares quotations, structures programs, and offers proposals in accordance with guidelines
  • Uses SR tools and systems for the development of terms and conditions
  • Enters and maintains risk information into the various information systems and administers the accounts
  • Establishes and maintains specific industry sector know-how
  • Coaching of less experienced staff.
  • Represents Swiss Re in meetings with clients, brokers, and other Swiss Re Group entities
  • Regular contact with brokers and clients which require competent technical know-how, negotiation- and language skills, initiative and service orientation
  • Works effectively within client teams


The position location is flexible to either the Los Angeles, CA or Alpharetta, GA offices.


About You:

  • In depth Industry knowledge of the Property E&S  market
  • 5+ years relevant experience in insurance.
  • Negotiating skills in placement of E&S Property placements
  • Knowledge and proficiency in the use of underwriting tools, applications, and guidelines
  • Keeps abreast of market environment and trends
  • Excellent marketing and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Comfortable providing quick responses and managing fluctuating workload
  • Willingness to expend extra efforts to cover peak workloads
  • Recognized in peer group as a leading Production Underwriter.
  • Demonstrated ability to independently make and support underwriting decisions, while keeping in mind the impact of individual deal decisions on the shape of a portfolio


The Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the practice of the Company to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.


Keywords: alpharetta, los angeles
Reference Code: 84495 



Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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