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Head Underwriter

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Illinois
  • Salary: $110000 - $140000 per annum
  • Job reference: JECO10818
  • Sector: Insurance, Actuarial, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 08/01/2018
My client is a top Financial Institution looking to add a talented, Head of Life Underwriter to their team. This role will lead the entire Underwriting department. Beyond this capacity the position will require a vibrant leader ready to take charge and adapt to a fast growing and changing team. Due to the urgency of this search, my client is willing to assist with relocation and pay above market rate for this position.


What you’ll be responsible for…

-              All Life product lines

-              Leading a team of hard working and gifted underwriters

-              Managing timelines effectively in order to meet deadlines

-              Senior Executive interaction and presentation of recommendations


What you’ll need to be successful…

-              7 years of Underwriting experience

-              Direct experience with Life product lines

-              Stellarcommunication skills

-              Experience leading a team