About the Role
New MGA launch transforming insurance into a positive, risk-preventing force for small businesses starting with restaurants seeks a skilled and detail-oriented Insurance Restaurant Program Underwriter. Your expertise in restaurant insurance underwriting will play a crucial role in maintaining a profitable book of business while ensuring exceptional customer service.
Founding team includes serial entrepreneurs with backgrounds in building startups, insurtech, AI/machine learning, automation, and insurance underwriting. Client has fully remote team members, and the Program Underwriter role can be fully remote for the right candidate.
Duties & Responsibilities
- Conduct assessments of restaurant businesses
- Ensure compliance with established guidelines and regulatory requirements
- Collaborate with pricing to establish competitive pricing strategies
- Monitor and manage book of business including renewals, endorsements, and cancellations
- Build and maintain positive relationships with agents and brokers
- Contribute to the development and enhancement of underwriting guidelines and procedures
Skills & Experience
- 5+ years of experience as an underwriter in commercial lines insurance with a focus on restaurant programs
- Strong knowledge of restaurant insurance coverage, industry-specific risks, and underwriting principles
- Excellent analytical and decision-making skills with the ability to evaluate complex risks and make sound underwriting decisions
- Ability to build and maintain relationships with agents, brokers, and internal stakeholders
$120k to $160k OTE