Job Overview: The Chief Underwriting Officer (P&C) is a key executive responsible for developing, implementing, and overseeing underwriting strategies for the property and casualty insurance business. This role requires a deep understanding of insurance markets, risk assessment, regulatory compliance, and financial analysis to ensure sustainable profitability and growth for the organization.
- Develop and execute underwriting strategies for property and casualty insurance.
- Manage underwriting risks, implement policies, and ensure compliance with regulations.
- Lead underwriting teams, foster a high-performance culture, and monitor performance metrics.
- Build and maintain relationships with brokers, agents, and reinsurance partners.
- Contribute to financial planning, optimize processes, and reduce operational costs.
- Bachelor's degree (Master's preferred) in Business, Finance, or related field.
- Professional certifications such as CPCU highly desirable.
- 10-15 years of property and casualty underwriting experience, with 5+ years in senior leadership.
- Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills.