Professional Liability Underwriter- California

  • Sherman Oaks, CA
  • Underwriting

Professional Liability Underwriter- California

Website The James Allen Companies Inc.

The Sr. Underwriter is responsible for performing all underwriting duties in a multi-line Professional Liability department.


  • Build upon and maintain a profitable book of business
  • Work independently and use initiative and creativity
  • Maintain exceptional levels of job knowledge and knowledge of market conditions and advise management of how these impact our products and operations
  • Service complex multi-line risks
  • Review and analyze submissions for acceptability and completeness, and secure supplemental information from various sources
  • Determine and recommend acceptable terms within limits of written underwriting authority; bind coverage and oversee timely issuance of policies
  • Service existing accounts; monitor claims and loss experience on existing accounts and make recommendations for changes to make/maintain profitability
  • Maintain relationships with existing producers and develop same with new producers
  • Conduct broker negotiations and presentations during marketing calls
  • Assist in special reports and other projects, as requested
  • Various other duties as assigned


  • 4-year college degree strongly preferred or equivalent business experience
  • Seven (7)+ years of Professional Liability underwriting experience
  • Strong underwriting and marketing skills
  • Excess and Surplus Lines Experience with Wholesale Broker Contacts
  • Must have excellent customer service orientation with superior work ethic
  • Ideal candidate will be extremely responsive with excellent decision-making ability
  • Experience should include one or more of the following classes of professional liability: Miscellaneous Errors and Omissions, Miscellaneous Medical Malpractice, Computer/Technology, Architects and Engineers, Lawyers, Physicians, Surgeons and Dentists, and Insurance Agents and Brokers
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Excel and Word)
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