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Director of Underwriting and Operations leader

  • Location:

    Ohio

  • Sector:

    Underwriting & Claims

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to US$170000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Viari Lopez

  • Contact email:

    Viari.Lopez@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-012024-236679_1706562980

  • Published:

    etwa 1 Monat her

  • Expiry date:

    2024-02-28

  • Startdate:

    asap

Job Advert - Permanent Job Lead in the Underwriting Department

Underwriting Director & Ops Leader

About Our Client



Our client, a prominent company in the Insurance industry, is seeking a skilled and motivated individual to join their team as a Permanent Job Lead. They have a strong commitment to providing excellent insurance solutions and superior customer service.



Role & Responsibilities



  • Lead and manage the Underwriting department
  • Provide strategic direction and guidance to the team
  • Develop and implement underwriting policies and procedures
  • Evaluate risk factors and determine appropriate coverage and premium rates
  • Ensure compliance with legal and regulatory requirements
  • Maintain strong relationships with brokers and other stakeholders
  • Resolve complex underwriting issues and provide expert advice
  • Coach and mentor team members to enhance their skills and performance
  • Monitor market trends and identify opportunities for business growth



Key Skills



  • Previous experience in underwriting within the insurance industry
  • Strong leadership and people management skills
  • Excellent analytical and decision-making abilities
  • Sound knowledge of insurance products, processes, and regulations
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and meet deadlines
  • Proven track record in driving performance and achieving targets
  • Attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in using underwriting software and related tools

Working with SME retail focused distribution.

Lucrative relocation package

Minimum 3 days in office.












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