Are you graduating from College in 2022? Are you interested in high growth and endless career potential? The Insurance industry is booming, and Kinsale Insurance is a leader in the Excess and Surplus space. Based in Richmond, VA, Kinsale is experiencing rapid growth alongside the city of Richmond. We promote from within and help you establish an Underwriting career with advancement and financial success. Underwriting is a fascinating career that involves research, data analysis and making decisions based on judgement. We are extremely collaborative and give you the processes and tools to be successful at Kinsale. You do not need to have any underwriting experience to begin this career path as an Associate Underwriter. You need a strong work ethic, curiosity, tenacity, and a good rapport with people.
Day to Day Responsibilities:
Underwrite commercial insurance risks to include reviewing, analyzing, accepting and declining risks to ensure profitability for Kinsale.
Communicate with underwriting management on individual accounts, current and proposed producers, and make recommendations concerning operations, systems and procedures when appropriate.
Underwrite & select new business that will produce an underwriting profit.
Review submissions and identify exposure and risk, determine accurate classifications, rates and premium charges.
Monitor producers for profitability and production.
Market products to producers by coordinating marketing plan with the team leader, marketing manager and regional management.
May also develop forms and coverage's in partnership with others as necessary.
Must have excellent oral and written communications skills.
PC literate with emphasis on Outlook, Word, Excel - manipulation of pivot tables.
Strong analytical and organizational skills.
Team player that enjoys a flexible, spontaneous business environment.
Bachelor’s degree in business, economics, risk management or related field.
Initial phone screens Dec. 1st- Jan. 12th
Onsite or Virtual Interviews the weeks of Jan. 17-29th
Offers to be extended after interviews with start dates of May, June and July 2022.
At Kinsale we offer the following great benefits:
Competitive salary with performance-based bonus opportunities
Single and Family Health, Dental and Vision Insurance plans with HSA funds contributed
Short-Term and Long-Term disability
Matching 401(k) which starts on your first paycheck
Generous Paid Time Off and Holidays
Education dollars for training and certifications
Promotion from within the company with clear goals and developed career paths
Kinsale Insurance Company is an excess and surplus lines insurance company specializing in hard-to-place property, casualty, and specialty risks. We target small-to-medium sized accounts and have the flexibility to offer terms for businesses with poor loss histories, high risk venues, and new or high hazard operations. Products are distributed through select surplus lines brokers. We are eligible in all fifty states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Kinsale has an A (Excellent) Financial Strength Rating from A.M. Best Company.