Senior Underwriter, Media, Arts & Entertainment

The Navigators Group, Inc. Los Angeles, CA
Responsibilities:

* Play a key role in working within the business unit underwriting Media, Arts & Entertainment (MA&E) risks

* Underwrite multiline accounts according to agreed underwriting guidelines with a strong focus on risk selection and portfolio management

* Participate in Product Development Projects; Assist in developing coverage enhancements, including forms analysis, competitor comparisons, pricing methodologies, and IT implementations.

* Work with assigned broker relationships and source business focusing on growth and profitability goals

* Expand Navigators' brand and market presence in the market by participating in relevant forums

* Take an active role in partnering with the Navigators management team to further identify production sources and identify profitable market opportunities and product/industry trends

* Work with underwriting and operations to improve processes and achieve outstanding service standards

Requirements:

* Established broker relationships within the MA&E market

* Minimum of 5 years of underwriting experience with an emphasis in property, inland marine and casualty business.

* Bachelor's Degree

* Analytical skills

* Negotiation skills

* Problem solving skills

* Excellent oral and written communication skills

* Self-motivated and results oriented

* Willingness and drive to perform independently and as a team

* Strong technical expertise

* Innovative thinking

* Forward-thinking

* High ethical standards

* Ability to execute on strategy

* Marketing/Travel within the U.S.