Underwriting AVP - Mergers & Acquisitions


: $151,035.00 - $157,290.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Financial Services - Insurance

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Be Here. Be Great. Working for a leader in the insurance industry means opportunity for you. Great American Insurance Group, a member of American Financial Group, is a Fortune 500 company consistently recognized as a top place to work. We combine a \"small company\" culture where your ideas will be heard with \"big company\" expertise to help you succeed. With over 30 specialty property and casualty operations and a variety of financial services, there are always opportunities here to learn and grow.

Great American's Mergers & Acquisitions Liability Division underwrites primary and excess Representations & Warranties (R&W) Insurance, Tax Indemnity Insurance and Tax Credit Insurance. This division handles policies of up to $50 million in limits.

The M&A Division of Great American is currently recruiting a Representations & Warranties Insurance Underwriter to join our team as an Assistant Vice President. This position will be based in New York, NY.


* Underwrite Mergers & Acquisitions risk based on the analysis of purchase and sale agreements, financial statements, offering memoranda, due diligence reports and data room documents
* Negotiate and draft bespoke insurance policies.
* Oversee agencies relationships and establish contacts with key producers.
* Review and approve opportunities for, and spearhead development of, new business and / or programs.
* Actively participate in divisional strategy and vision.
* Review and interpret competitive information, and decide on appropriate action based on competitive landscape.
* Partner with Great American underwriting leadership to ensure appropriate and profitable underwriting; provide expert guidance for high level underwriting decisions in support of M&A division objectives.


* M&A transactional experience or R&W Insurance experience strongly preferred
* Bachelor's degree; plus, JD, MBA, or CPA designation preferred.
* Must be detail oriented with exceptional analytical skills. Must be client oriented and able to meet deadlines and manage competing priorities.
* Strong communication and negotiation skills.
* Excellent relationship building skills are required.

Associated topics: underwriter * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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