Executive Underwriter

Executive Underwriter Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Executive Underwriter to join our team.


  • Participate in book profitability analyses and corresponding action plan development;
  • Assist the management team with developing and refining Underwriting and Pricing Guidelines;
  • Handle account referrals outside of individual underwriter authority;
  • Make sound risk and pricing decisions to drive profitable growth and achieve business objectives;
  • Assist the management team in the overall development and communication of underwriting appetite;
  • Stay abreast and knowledgeable on market trends and conditions to guide our business and achieve objectives;
  • Lead the Underwriting Audit/Quality Control (QC) process to drive underwriting quality including;
  • Assist the management team with training, mentoring and coaching of new associates and less experienced team members;
  • Lead research projects on trends impacting our business.


  • Strong research skills and project management experience are required;
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously;
  • Advanced knowledge of insurance principles, rates, rules, forms, procedures, regulations, coverages and business processes;
  • Proven ability to mentor and train personnel;
  • Minimum of 10 years of Property & Casualty insurance industry experience.