Job Description

Senior Underwriter, Executive Assurance
Job Number: 21-15524
Ready for a rewarding opportunity in the Financial Services Industry? Eclaro is looking for a Senior Underwriter, Executive Assurance for our client in Chicago, IL. 
Eclaro's client is a market-leading insurance company, providing property, casualty, and specialty insurance services within the United States. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
Position Overview:
  • The Senior Underwriter, Financial Services is responsible for the submission generation, underwriting and policy issuance of Directors and Officers Liability, Employment Practices Liability, General Partnership Liability, Bankers Professional Liability, Insurance Company Professional Liability, Fiduciary Liability, and Fidelity insurance for entities that meet the Financial Services account definition within the West Region.
  • The Financial Services department works with private and public companies, including many Fortune 500 firms.
  • Accounts include the following subcategories:
    • Commercial Banks
    • Investment Banks
    • Insurance / Reinsurance Companies
    • Hedge Funds
    • Private Equity Funds
    • Venture Capital Funds
    • Real Estate Funds
    • Mutual Funds
    • Registered Investment Advisers
    • Exchanges
  • Underwrite and price products, to include financial and exposure analysis
  • Attendance at meetings with outside company management
  • Policy contract review and rating
  • Claims review
  • Binding of new and renewal accounts according to our underwriting philosophy and strategy
  • Service brokers and customers
  • Coaching and developing the more junior underwriters in the region
Required Skills:
  • Exemplary oral and written communication skills
  • Analytical, with a keen ability to think through issues
  • Solid understanding of financial statements
  • Strong customer-service focus
  • Able to organize and prioritize to meet multiple demands and commitments
  • Strong work ethic
  • Team player
  • Effective negotiation skills
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • 2 to 4 years of D&O/E&O insurance underwriting, preferably in the Financial Services segment
  • Bachelor's Degree, ideally in Economics, Business, Finance or Accounting
  • RPLU or CPCU designation preferred
If interested, you may contact:
Maria Navarro
Maria Navarro | LinkedIn
Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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