Specialty Lines Underwriter


Key contributor to emerging Engineered Lines – All Risk Underwriting team. Responsible for account underwriting, presentation, sales and revenue growth for assigned clients primarily in the renewable and conventional energy segment. Evaluates, quotes, accepts or declines risk within established binding authority. Prepares quotations/proposals on new business and renewals. Reviews, analyzes and quotes to ensure proper pricing, coverage and compliance with HSB Underwriting policy and standards. Adheres to strict follow up procedures on quoted business. Acts as a training mentor for team members and works with Underwriting, Business Development, Operations, and Engineering. Handles customers with most complex risks. Performs client and customer visits with Client Manager. Travel at least 2 times per year visiting 6-10 customers each time.


Education & Experience:
Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Risk Management or Finance or equivalent work experience
3 + years’ experience preferably on an Underwriting team
P&C, Mechanical or Facilities Engineering experience is a plus
CPCU, ARM, ARe or other industry designations are a plus

Knowledge & Skills:
Excellent underwriting, marketing and analytical skills
Knowledge of energy all-risk underwriting.
Ability to understand machinery and equipment exposures and coverages
Working knowledge of CAT modeling including RMS preferred
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Manage and prioritize workload
Relationship building in the marketplace
Leadership skills
Good communications skills (verbal and written)
Strong interpersonal skills
Negotiation skills

At The Hartford Steam Boiler, a subsidiary of Munich Re, we see Diversity and Inclusion as a solution to the challenges and opportunities all around us. Our goal is to foster an inclusive culture and build a workforce that reflects the customers we serve and the communities in which we live and work. We strive to provide a workplace where all of our colleagues feel respected, valued and empowered to achieve their very best every day. We recruit and develop talent with a focus on providing our customers the most innovative products and services.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company (HSB), a part of Munich Re since 2009, provides equipment breakdown and other specialty coverages, inspection services and engineering consulting that set the standard for excellence worldwide. One of the world’s leading equipment breakdown insurers, HSB helps clients reduce risk through a unique combination of specialty coverages, engineering-based risk management strategies and loss prevention services. A.M. Best Company awarded the HSB Group of companies its highest financial rating, A++ (Superior). We look ahead, anticipate risk and leverage our knowledge and experience to develop new solutions to help our clients meet tomorrow's challenges. To see the future we see check out our LinkedIn page: http://www.linkedin.com/company/hsb