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VP- Casualty Treaty Underwriter

  • Location:

    New York, USA

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  • Contact:

    Alexandra Tannenbaum

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  • Published:

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The role

To operate within defined authority to accept and assist in the management of risk for the purpose of underwriting a profitable account on behalf of Aspen Re.

Responsible for multi-line casualty business with an emphasis toward Professional Liability, E+S, Commercial Umbrella, Excess Casualty, General Liability, Auto and Worker's Compensation.

Key accountabilities

Business Management:

  • To be aware of, and comply with, the appropriate regulatory requirements for the territory / territories operated in
  • Through the provision of high quality and efficient services, establish and develop relationships with brokers and clients
  • Be willing and able to travel for business purposes, including overseas visits where necessary
  • Actively participate in the development and execution of the departmental business plan
  • Demonstrate a high level of competency in the analysis and interrogation of data
  • Support and represent Aspen Re on market associations and trade bodies
  • To operate as an effective team member to support colleagues across other Aspen business and service units to assist in the delivery and achievement of wider corporate objectives
  • Where applicable, create, operate, evaluate and improve existing rating tools
  • Develop new business in line with the departmental business plan and Aspen Re strategy
  • Attract new business to Aspen Re via brokers
  • Maintain awareness of Aspen Re's product range and take advantage of opportunities to introduce other Aspen products to clients

Underwriting Management:

  • Review, negotiate, accept or decline risks on behalf of the Company
  • Ensure all business is thoroughly evaluated and rated, and that risks written adhere to the Aspen Re Underwriting Standards and individual Authority Limits
  • Ensure management and reporting of portfolio aggregates are in line with appetite and tolerances as per the departmental business plan
  • Assist with the development and modification of policy wording clauses and exclusions as circumstances require and as directed by the team leaders
  • Where appropriate and to the benefit of the underwriting portfolio, be involved and recommend the purchase of outwards reinsurance

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