The Underwriter plays an important part in providing Brokers and Clients in the South Central Region with a service that supports the positive image of the AXA XL brand. Therefore, the role requires a significant amount of interaction with Clients, Brokers and internal stakeholders. Working as part of the Mid-Atlantic Underwriting Team, the role will be focused on securing new business opportunities by providing leading edge solutions for client needs.What will your essential responsibilities include?* Developing and structuring tailor-made solutions by considering the Property Underwriting guidelines and Underwriting policy to win new business and retain existing customers.* Evaluating appropriate risk premium by considering the risk costs inherent to the Property Sector, reinsurance cessions as well as the underwriting and general administration costs to ensure profitability.* Initiate opportunities for cross-selling.* Control timely implementation of New and Renewal accounts according to quality standards (including policy- and invoice issuance).* Monitor premium collection according to standards and take actions.* Advise, assist and service clients on insurance and risk management matters to ensure clients satisfaction and respond to client and AXA XL queries in a timely manner.* Ensure timely implementation of Policy endorsements and ensure proper hand-over for implementation.* The Underwriter may have a responsibility for the development of skills, knowledge and competencies of less experienced colleagues.* Travel Requirements would be estimated to be 10 - 15% . Travel typically will be within the Region, which includes the States of Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Oklahoma.* Proactively foster positive relationships with Brokers and Clients to get mutual understanding of their needs.You will report directly to the SVP, Regional Property Manager for the South-Central Region's Underwriting team.We're looking for someone who has these abilities and skills:* Minimum 2-5 years of Underwriting and / or equivalent Broker experience with thorough knowledge of underwriting, rating methodologies, forms and business processes.* Candidate needs to have basic understanding of global and domestic property underwriting. Large account experience and HPR background is a plus.* Bachelor's Degree preferred; professional designations CPCU, ARM a plus.* Excellent analytical skills.* Excellent communication skills.* Excellent marketing, presentation and negotiation skills.* Ability to develop and maintain relationships with customers, producers and trading partners.* Solid personal direction and time management skills.* Excellent decision making skills. Associated topics: apartment, asset manager, community management, property administrator, property assistant, property management, property manager, property operator, property preservation, safety
* 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.