Vouch is seeking a dynamic, goal-oriented, and creative Portfolio Underwriter, a role requiring deep expertise in professional and/or management liability lines and a solid understanding of standard (P&C) coverages. Your key responsibilities will be to drive profitable growth within one or more of our innovation-focused insurance portfolios. You will play a key role in achieving specific growth targets and maintaining optimal loss ratio goals across various insurance products in a vertical. You will be tasked with delivering both strategic and tactical portfolio management outcomes, underwriting complex accounts, while consistently driving improvements in underwriting efficiency and effectiveness.

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Job Duties: 

  • Develop and deliver an effective portfolio management framework for an Innovation economy vertical, providing actionable insights that continuously inform adjustments to underwriting strategy, appetite guides, guidelines, coverages, and pricing through careful monitoring of key portfolio signals and external developments in legislative, economic, and competitive landscapes
  • Facilitate effective knowledge transfer, ensuring the team is well-versed in current underwriting practices and emerging issues
  • Deliver target GWP and loss ratios for managed portfolios
  • Underwrite complex accounts and ensure adherence to Vouch’s strategy, guidelines, and reinsurance considerations and refer accounts to the Head of Underwriting as required
  • Collaborate closely with the sales and Insurance Product Development teams to understand customer needs and proffer creative underwriting solutions that differentiate Vouch in the marketplace while delivering GWP and Loss Ratio targets
  • Continuously seek ways to standardize the decision-making process from a quantitative and qualitative standpoint to inform and augment our underwriting processes
  • Deliver actionable underwriting decision-making and process improvement proposals
  • Share product and knowledge expertise through direct communication with clients, training and teaching opportunities, as well as external engagements

About you:

  • 5+ Years of Experience in underwriting Management and/or Professional Liability lines with either Portfolio and/or P&L accountabilities and direct underwriting responsibilities
  • Understanding of all key P&C lines of insurance and desire to learn new lines
  • Ability to demonstrate relentless commitment to GWP Growth and Loss Ratio performance through inquisitiveness in getting at root causes of portfolio performance issues
  • Experience working with actuarial, legal, product development, and compliance teams to deliver key underwriting insights to drive changes to underwriting, coverage, and pricing
  • Proven ability to drive creative and innovative solutions with customers and profitability in mind
  • Experience in delivering complex projects from ideation through execution
  • Keen ability to prioritize high-impact work, manage multiple projects in a dynamic environment, and continuously look for opportunities to improve underwriting efficiency and effectiveness
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build effective relationships with team members and external stakeholders

Nice to have:

  • Exposure to and passion for early-stage startups and/or high-growth environments
  • Experience is a direct sales organization

Vouch provides a number of benefits to help you bring your best self to work:

  • Competitive compensation and equity packages
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Parental leave
  • Flexible vacation time (Unlimited PTO)
  • Wellness allowance ($80/month)
  • Technology allowance ($100/month)

 

Salary Range: 

The pay range for this role is: $100,000 to $170,000 per year. These bands are inclusive of multiple levels and are based on relevant experience. These roles will also be eligible for an annual discretionary bonus in addition to their base salary.

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