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New York, NY, US Westlake Village, CA, US Kansas City, MO, US Alpharetta, GA, US Chicago, IL, US Fort Wayne, IN, US Los Angeles, CA, US Windsor, CT, US

Senior Property Facultative Underwriter

About Swiss Re


Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime. We cover both Property & Casualty and Life & Health. Combining experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise, we create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 14,000 employees across the world.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. We embrace a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics. In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work.



About the Role:

The primary responsibility of this role is to work on new business submissions of Facultative North America's Flow Property business from broker and direct channels. This opportunity is for a high producing Property Underwriter to work with a diverse group of clients. On this role is a substantial volume of submissions where one will take a portfolio approach to the business using current and creative initiatives and tools.


  • Efficiently underwrite a large volume of Property accounts with a TIV of up to $500,000,000 (Flow Business), for a broad range of industry segments.
  • Maintain underwriting quality and profitability following group underwriting guidelines.
  • Capitalize on underwriting and processing efficiencies by using existing and "Smart & Lean" approaches and tools.
  • Find opportunities to move portfolios to Facilities or Swift Re growing overall proficiency of the Facultative team.
  • Implement an effective marketing plan in collaboration with other Fac units: Complex, Facilities and SwiftRe, to ensure we maintain a high level of flow of new submissions.


  • Bachelor's degree in business or related field.
  • Minimum of 5+ years of single risk underwriting experience.
  • Strong communication, negotiation, and decision-making skills.
  • Knowledge of the Property Fac market.
  • Familiarity with insurance modeling and conceptual understanding of rating tools and underwriting systems are a plus.
  • High level of self-motivation and ability to work independently while still operating as an excellent teammate with an open and inquisitive mind.
  • Travel required as needed.


Swiss Re is an equal opportunity employer. It is our practice 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.


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