Chief Underwriting Officer

Posted on Oct 23 Richmond, Va or Philadelphia, Pa


Chain Bridge Capital Group



Position Description:
Chief Underwriting Officer will be responsible for working with the CEO to build and manage the Company's E&S underwriting operations. In this role you will oversee the business and lead and develop a team of middle-market, E&S property and casualty underwriters. The Company's focus is on moderate to highly complex risks underwritten on an individual basis.

You will be a senior member of the management team of a well capitalized specialty insurance company focused on the excess and surplus lines market. The Company's strategy is driven by responsible top-line growth combined with consistent underwriting profitability as well as overall corporate profitability.

What Will Make You Successful In This Role
• Strong technical underwriting skills and a focus on underwriting profit
• Ability to attract and lead a talented underwriting staff at various levels to join
a newly-formed E&S carrier
• Ability to help develop the Company's underwriting infrastructure and
systems with other members of the senior management team
• Relationship building skills with internal and external stakeholders to provide
strategic leadership and direction for growth initiatives and profitability.

Experiences We Seek
• At least 10 years of excess and surplus lines underwriting experience with a
demonstrated track record of success.
• Mix of technical underwriting and field production working with independent
or wholesale agents
• Previous management or supervisory experience preferred
• Professional designations such as CPCU a plus.

Location
• Richmond, Virginia or Philadelphia, PA