Senior Underwriter - Environmental / Multiple U.S. Offices
Everest Insurance Company
It’s an exciting time for Everest Re Group, Ltd. (“Everest”)! As we continue on our journey, we see significant opportunity ahead of us to expand our reach, build diversity, and enhance our capabilities in critical markets.
Everest is a leading global reinsurance and insurance provider, operating for nearly 50 years through subsidiaries in the Europe, Bermuda, Canada, Singapore, US, and other territories. Our strengths include extensive product and distribution capabilities, a strong balance sheet, and an innovative culture. Throughout our history, Everest has maintained its discipline and focuses on creating long-term value through underwriting excellence and strong risk and capital management. But the most critical asset in this organization is our people.
At Everest, we are committed to the development of our people. We offer dynamic training & professional development to our employees. You will benefit from career development and learning opportunities that will let you set career goals and fulfill them, including:
• Generous tuition/continuing education reimbursement
• Mentoring opportunities
• Flexible work arrangements
• Talent development initiatives
• Networking groups
Everest is a growth company with $14 Billion of Gross Written Premium offering Property, Casualty and specialty products among others, through its various operating subsidiaries located in key markets around the world. Everest has been a global leader in reinsurance with a broad footprint, deep client relationships, underwriting excellence, responsive service and customized solutions. Our insurance arm draws upon impressive global resources and financial strength to tailor each policy to meet the individual needs of our customers.
Our financial strength is evident in Financial Agency Ratings of: A+ A. M. Best, A+ S&P Global and A1 Moody’s Investor Service. We are a market leader for our broad diversified income streams, strong underlying underwriting performance with reduced volatility and strong cash flow. We take pride in being known in the industry as nimble, entrepreneurial and responsive.
Everest Insurance, a member of Everest Re Group, Ltd., has an exciting opportunity for an Underwriter - Environmental. Note - this position can be based out of any our following US offices (Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Remote). The position will be Hybrid Office/Remote.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
New and renewal business production underwriting of monoline pollution business (Site Pollution, CPL, CPL/E&O)
Adherence to underwriting authority and guidelines
Building a profitable book of business
Developing strong customer relationships through providing top-notch service
Lines underwritten include Site Pollution Liability, Contractors Pollution Liability, and Contractors Pollution & Professional Liability
Qualifications, Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree or above and insurance certifications
5 -10 years of experience in monoline pollution production underwriting, including contaminated property transactions and construction wrap-up projects
Wholesale and retail distribution experience required with a strong broker following
Environmental engineering / environmental science and technical knowledge a plus
Knowledge, Skills & Competencies:
Proven ability to generate profitable new business
Strong relationship management skills
Excellent analytical, communication, and computer skills
Ability to successfully complete multiple tasks concurrently within a fast-paced, dynamic, and team-oriented, working environment
A positive, customer-oriented approach
Ability to travel required at least 25%.
CA and NYC Only:
The base salary range for this position is $100,000-$150,000 annually. The offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, experience, qualifications and work location.
Los Angeles, CA
Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL - South Riverside, Houston, TX, Remote, United States, San Francisco, CA
As an effective team member, employees at Everest Insurance must champion the Everest Insurance Culture:
• Collaboration: Open and transparent communication with customers and colleagues
• Thoughtful Assumption of Risk: Supporting the Everest goal of carefully writing profitable business by ensuring data quality, prompt and accurate feedback to Underwriters, and operational control throughout the enterprise.
• Execution: Delivering outstanding support to the organization through strong day-to-day business operations, effective project management, and careful oversight of vendors.
• Humility: Caring and respectful approach to service colleagues, customers, and the community.
• Leadership: By example, every day.