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Kidnap & Ransom Specialty Underwriting Associate in Mount Kisco, New York, US at Tokio Marine HCC

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

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Job Description

Tokio Marine HCC – Specialty Group, a member of the Tokio Marine Group of Companies, has an opening for a Crisis Management Associate Specialty Underwriter in the Mt. Kisco, NY office.

Position Summary:

Tokio Marine HCC Specialty’s Crisis Management Division provides Kidnap & Ransom, Product Recall, and Restaurant Recovery Insurance. As a Kidnap & Ransom Underwriting Associate you will be part of an entrepreneurial team of Underwriters and play a key role in results and strategy of the product.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Underwrite, price and negotiate accounts within underwriting authority and established underwriting guidelines
  • Provide recommendations to underwriting manager for complex or large accounts outside of underwriting authority
  • Develop new relationships and maintain existing broker relationship in designated region
  • Achieve high account retention for assigned renewal accounts
  • Respond to submissions and other inquiries within established time frames
  • Work with claims to monitor loss experience to increase profitability and drive productivity
  • Stay current on geopolitical events and incorporate relevant exposure changes into underwriting philosophy
  • Pursue industry designations such as CPCU and/or RPLU as agreed up with supervisor

Job Requirements

Position Knowledge, Skills, and Requirements:

Education / Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or 1-3 years of insurance or related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Package (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word), Adobe Acrobat
  • Strong interpersonal skills in order to work effectively and professionally with diverse groups
  • Proven prioritization and time management skills with accurate results

Note: This document is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed, and is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for the job.

If your experience matches these requirements, please apply WITH A COVER LETTER INCLUDING SALARY RANGE REQUIREMENTS.

The Tokio Marine HCC Group of Companies offer a competitive salary and employee benefit package. We are a successful, dynamic organization experiencing rapid growth and are seeking an energetic and confident individuals to join our team of professionals. The Tokio Marine HCC Group of Companies are equal-opportunity employers.

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