Nationwide Excess & Surplus/Specialty

Sr. Underwriter - Excess/Umbrella

Posted on Feb 11 Scottsdale, AZ


It's an exciting time to join us at Nationwide Excess & Surplus/Specialty as a Sr. Underwriter!

About Us


Nationwide is a leader in the insurance and financial services industry in America. We are a Fortune 73 company with a mission to keep our members, their loved ones and their belongings protected.

We commit to every employee and community we serve by emphasizing employee development and charity partnerships, such as our annual United Way campaign. That's how we win Gallup's Great Workplace Award year after year and why we've been named one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For.

Our Team


Nationwide E&S offers property, casualty, personal lines, and specialty insurance coverages and services to organizations of all sizes. From Fortune 100 corporations to small and middle market companies. Our products cover unique and unusual classes/coverages for all types of risks. They're available through wholesale general agents, brokers and program managers.

About You


  • Excess/umbrella underwriting experience
  • Multi-line underwriting experience/knowlege helpful
  • Underwriting territory management skills
  • Able to build strong working relationships with agents and brokers
  • Completion of general insurance courses such as CPCU, AU, CIC, etc preferred, but not required

Job Summary


  • Quoting risk, performing account analysis
  • Fosters positive business relationships with agents and brokers
  • Supports Contract Excess at E&S/Specialty
  • Responsible for determining appropriate reinsurance placement
  • Evaluates information and exposures on complex risks

What's in it for you


  • Enjoying time with your family/pets/yourself (we understand) with 18 days paid time off and minimum 9 paid holidays per year
  • A 401k match and company-funded pension plan
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance (part of our Wellness Program)
  • Up to $5250 in tuition reimbursement per year after your first year
  • Excellent opportunities for growth and promotion
  • Special discounts and perks through Abenity

For a complete job description, please visit www.nationwide.com/careers Job Opening ID 60077.