Umialik Insurance Company, a member of the Western National Insurance Group, is looking to add an experienced Commercial Lines Underwriter (Mid or Senior Level) to our Anchorage team. This position is responsible to develop a book of business by writing and retaining larger and more complex commercial lines accounts through our assigned agency partners.
This is an amazing opportunity for an individual seeking to effectively build and maintain strong agency relationships, operate under a designated level of authority while developing and growing a larger and more complex book of business, and assess risk and exposures to identify business opportunities that maximize loss ratio and growth objectives.
The ideal candidate will have their CPCU, AU or CIC certification or willing to attain such designation as well as have at least three years of experience in a similar position.
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