Venbrook Culture


Our people are equipped with the tools—including enriching professional experiences, coaching, timely and productive feedback, and high-quality learning and development opportunities—to deliver against our commitment to you each day.

We are committed to building lasting relationships with you and delivering value to your career growth.

Venbrook Provides:

  • Professional development
  • Work/Life quality and flexibility
  • Commitment to our communities
  • Competitive compensation and benefits

Employee Benefits:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays

Careers


Our professionals are at the heart of our business strategy and success. We recruit top talent with traditional and nontraditional backgrounds so that we continue to build Venbrook as a great place to work.

Internships. Venbrook believes in investing in talented people. We provide university internships in selected offices, please contact us for more details, and a list of internships currently available at careers@venbrook.com.

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Job Title: Account Manager- Commercial Lines

Reports to:                   Account Executive       

Location:                      Irvine, Ca                                 

Company Overview:    

Venbrook Insurance Services is a national leader in insurance, reinsurance, and risk brokering and management solutions. We cater to a national client base across myriad industries with divergent needs. Our team of experts and industry specialists’ partner with our clients to manage their risks, create security, promote growth and add value by delivering best-in-class insurance products and programs. Venbrook is committed to ongoing product innovation, market agility, and strength in our partnerships for risk management solutions that allow our clients to focus on driving their business forward.

Venbrook specializes in a wide range of insurance and risk management products including: Property, Construction, Primary and Excess Liability, Directors & Officers/Management Liability, Professional Liability, Cyber Liability and Privacy, Crime, Employment Practices Liability, Workers’ Compensation, Employee Benefits, Transportation, Ocean and Inland Marine, Personal Lines, and Surety Bonds.

Venbrook is headquartered in Woodland Hills, CA with various locations throughout the country. For more information on Venbrook Insurance Services, visit us at www.venbrook.com.

Follow our community:

Facebook – www.facebook.com/venbrook

Twitter – www.twitter.com/venbrook

LinkedIn – www.linkedin.com/company/venbrook

Job Description

Come join our new and growing Commercial Lines Team in Irvine, CA! The Account Manager role is a ground floor opportunity for a Commercial Insurance professional with 3-5 years’ experience. The Account Manager will actively support an assigned client base of Commercial accounts in a manner that promotes an excellent level of service and profitability to both the customer and Venbrook.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Client Service
  • Review insurance coverages to ensure quality of risk placement. Notify Account Executive when changes in coverage are required due to a change in exposure, marketplace and/or general improvement of insurance program. Utilize additional technical resources as needed.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of routine coverages and policy terms and be able to clearly articulate this information as needed.
  • Manage day to day processing of endorsements, coverage/policy changes, billings, certificates, audits and general correspondence. Utilize all available resources to ensure timely completion of work.
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with clients, support staff, insurance markets and other Venbrook staff.
  • Keep client files in order in accordance with Venbrook’s policy and documentation procedures; document all account activities in a manner which is clear and understandable by others.
  1. Marketing Renewals and New Business
  • Prepare underwriting submissions, assist Account Executive in the selection of markets, and send completed submissions to markets in a professional and timely manner.
  • Assess and act upon opportunities to develop additional account revenue by cross selling additional coverages or referrals.
  • Follow up with markets and monitor the quote/underwriting process to ensure that we are meeting the necessary time frames established.
  • Prepare coverage letters, check policies for accuracy, issue binders, process invoices and set up files.

lll. Schedule

  • Full time position, 40 hour schedule
  • Ability to work daily, on site in the Irvine, CA office
  • Ability to work overtime when needed/requested.

 

COMPETENCIES:

Interpersonal Skills

  • Oral communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions.
  • Written communication - Writes clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; presents numerical data effectively.
  • Attention to Detail - Takes the time to double-check work for accuracy; provides a high quality product; ensures favorable reputations for self and VIS.
  • Teamwork - Balances needs of team with individual responsibilities; willing to assist others when needed.
  • Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner. Develops alternative solutions; utilizes a creative approach to solving problems when a traditional approach does not solve the issue.
  • Ethics – Commits to following company procedures; demonstrates ethical behavior in all business dealings.Customer Service
  •  
  • Highly alert to the needs of the client.
  • Consistent and continuous service to the client and carriers.
  • Works with a sense of urgency as required to meet deadlines.
  • Manages difficult or emotional customer situations.
  • Acts in a diplomatic manner and responds promptly to customer needs.
  • Meets all commitments.
  • Computer Skills
    • Proficient in common Microsoft Office applications – Word, Excel, etc.
    • AMS 360 experience preferred.
    • Education and Licensing
      • 3 - 5 years of related work experience
      • CISR Designation preferred
      • California Property/Casualty License Required
      • College Degree preferred 

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift and/or move objects. The employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms; use hands and fingers to grasp, perform repetitive motions; talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to stoop. The employee is occasionally required to climb, balance, kneel, crouch, crawl, stand, walk, push, pull, lift and feel. This job requires the employee to have close visual acuity.

 

 

Company Overview:

Come join our warm, casual, welcoming work environment! Be one of the family! 

Brooks Group Insurance Agency LLC (“Brooks”) is a full-service wholesale distributor of specialty insurance products and services in the property and casualty marketplace providing coverage on both an excess and surplus (E&S) and admitted basis. Since its founding, Brooks has successfully serviced the standard markets and brokered distressed and complex lines of business. As an independent wholesaler, Brooks has the premium volume to create and maintain significant relationships with its markets, enabling a preferred partner status that results in priority attention to submissions and superior service. Brooks’ market strength and expertise includes:

  • Independent wholesale broker
  • High-touch broker specialists
  • Comprehensive business product line mix
  • Collective approach to complex insurance needs 

Job Description: 

The Broker Assistant role is an entry level role for an individual with two years’ experience in the insurance industry and a great opportunity to learn more about the industry. This role will report directly to and provide administrative support to one of our active Brokers and will provide customer service support to various retail agents (Brooks customers). This role will be located in the Brooks office located in Manalapan, New Jersey.

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Maintains and services new and renewal policies from quoting, binding, billing and throughout the policy term.
  • Reviews applications for completeness and requests missing information from the retail agent, when required.
  • Follows up on new and renewal quotes in an effort to maximize all new business quotes and retain renewals.  
  • Prepares and delivers the quote and policies to the retail agents
  • Requests changes to policies as instructed by the agent.
  • Maintains compliance with agency’s established processes.
  • Keeps up to date with the various products and services the agency represents
  • Provides proactive and solutions-oriented customer service to all internal and external queries
  •  

Position Requirements: 

  • 2 years’ experience in the insurance industry in a similar role
  • Administrative Assistant background is helpful.
  • BA/BS preferred
  • Experience working with AIM (Vertafore) preferred
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to communicate and build trusted relationships with all levels of staff and external contacts
  • Significant attention to detail
  • Provides a high quality product and takes ownership of work
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Works with a sense of urgency as required to meet deadlines
  • Acts in a diplomatic manner and responds promptly to customer needs/requests
  • Able to prioritize workload and work under pressure
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications – Word, Excel, etc., and basic computer skills

 

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift and/or move objects. The employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms; use hands and fingers to grasp, using repetitive motions; talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to stoop. The employee is occasionally required to balance, kneel, crouch, stand, walk, push, pull, lift and feel. This job requires the employee to have close visual acuity.

 

 

Job Title: Account Executive- Commercial Lines

Reports to:                   Senior Vice President  /Producer

Location:                      Woodland Hills, CA                              

Company Overview:    

Venbrook Insurance Services is a national leader in insurance, reinsurance, and risk brokering and management solutions. We cater to a national client base across myriad industries with divergent needs. Our team of experts and industry specialists’ partner with our clients to manage their risks, create security, promote growth and add value by delivering best-in-class insurance products and programs. Venbrook is committed to ongoing product innovation, market agility, and strength in our partnerships for risk management solutions that allow our clients to focus on driving their business forward.

Venbrook specializes in a wide range of insurance and risk management products including: Property, Construction, Primary and Excess Liability, Directors & Officers/Management Liability, Professional Liability, Cyber Liability and Privacy, Crime, Employment Practices Liability, Workers’ Compensation, Employee Benefits, Transportation, Ocean and Inland Marine, Personal Lines, and Surety Bonds.

Venbrook is headquartered in Woodland Hills, CA with various locations throughout the country. For more information on Venbrook Insurance Services, visit us at www.venbrook.com.

Follow our community:

Facebook – www.facebook.com/venbrook

Twitter – www.twitter.com/venbrook

LinkedIn – www.linkedin.com/company/venbrook

Job Description

Come and join a Commercial Insurance Team that is on the move! The Account Executive role is a dynamic opportunity for a Commercial Insurance professional with 10 years or more experience at a Retail Agency. The Account Executive will manage a client base of Commercial accounts in a manner that promotes an excellent level of service and profitability to both the customer and Venbrook, and will supervise an Account Manager.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Client Service 

  • Oversee, analyze and evaluate clients risks; review coverages to ensure quality of risk placement. Recommend needed changes in coverage when required due to change in exposure, marketplace and general improvement of insurance program.
  • Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of coverages and policy terms and be able to clearly articulate this information as needed.
  • Manage day to day processing of endorsements, coverage/policy changes, billings, certificates, audits, premium allocations and general correspondence. Direct Account Manager to assist in completion of client requests.
  • Analyze the insurance requirements in contracts, including but not limited to leases and loan agreements, and report to the client on (1) any inconsistences between the insurance requirements and the Insured’s existing coverage (including recommendations on how theses inconsistences should be resolved), and (2) any appropriate changes to the wording to improve the risk transfer or to make the requirements better reflect the current market.
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with Client, support staff, insurance markets and other Venbrook staff.
  • Keep client files in order; document all account activities in a manner which is clear and understandable by others. 

Marketing Renewals and New Business 

  • Prepare underwriting submissions, assist Producer in the selection of markets, and send submissions to markets in a professional and timely manner. May coordinate client calls with or without Producer assistance.
  • Negotiate with insurance carriers in matters of coverages and rates to obtain most comprehensive coverage and competitive pricing for clients and Venbrook.
  • Assess and act upon opportunities to develop additional account revenue by cross selling additional coverages or referrals.
  • Follow up with markets and monitor the quote/underwriting process to ensure that we are meeting the necessary time frames established.
  • Prepare coverage letters, check policies for accuracy, and direct technical assistant to issue binders, process invoices and set up files.
  • Maintain and update knowledge of industry trends, marketplace, and appetites of carriers; share information with others as needed. Assist Producer on sales calls/opportunities to present coverages .

 Supervisory Responsibilities

  • Oversee work for Sr. Account Managers, Account Managers and Account Techs in the unit (one Account Manager is currently planned)
  • Prepare and discuss annual review with employees in the unit.

COMPETENCIES:

  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Oral communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions.
  • Written communication - Writes clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; presents numerical data effectively.
  • Attention to Detail - Takes the time to double-check work for accuracy; provides a high quality product; ensures favorable reputations for self and VIS.
  • Teamwork - Balances needs of team (and VIS as a whole) with individual responsibilities; willing to assist others when needed.
  • Presentation skills - Able to independently organize and conduct client or carrier presentations as required.
  • Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner. Develops alternative solutions; utilizes a creative approach to solving problems when a traditional approach does not solve the issue.
  • Ethics – Commits to following company procedures; demonstrates ethical behavior in all business dealings.
  • Development - Assists in the training and development of others; committed to personal development and continuous learning.
  • Sales skills - Negotiating skills and ability to identify opportunities to increase revenue.
  • Customer Service
  • Highly alert to the needs of the client.
  • Consistent and continuous service to the client and carriers.
  • Manages difficult or emotional customer situations.
  • Acts in a diplomatic manner and responds promptly to customer needs.
  • Meets all commitments.
  • Leadership Skills
  • Delegation – Able to delegate both routine and important tasks and decisions.
  • Teambuilding – Creates strong morale and spirit in his/her team; shares wins and successes; fosters open dialogue.
  • Performance Management – Able to provide positive feedback, as well as constructive criticism.
  • Staff Development – Commits to developing the skills of the team.
  • Motivating Others – Creates a climate where people want to do their best; is someone people like working with and for; makes everyone feel their work is important.

Computer Skills

  • Proficient in common Microsoft Office applications – Word, Excel, etc
  • AMS 360 experience required.

Education and Licensing

  • BA/BS preferred
  • Minimum 10 years of related work experience California Brokers Property/Casualty License
  • CIC Designation preferred
  • California Property/Casualty License Required

 

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift and/or move objects. The employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms; use hands and fingers to grasp, perform repetitive motions; talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to stoop. The employee is occasionally required to climb, balance, kneel, crouch, crawl, stand, walk, push, pull, lift and feel. This job requires the employee to have close visual acuity.

Job Title: Account Manager- Commercial Lines

Reports to:                   Account Manager         

Location:                      Woodland Hills, CA                              

Company Overview:    

Venbrook Insurance Services is a national leader in insurance, reinsurance, and risk brokering and management solutions. We cater to a national client base across myriad industries with divergent needs. Our team of experts and industry specialists’ partner with our clients to manage their risks, create security, promote growth and add value by delivering best-in-class insurance products and programs. Venbrook is committed to ongoing product innovation, market agility, and strength in our partnerships for risk management solutions that allow our clients to focus on driving their business forward.

Venbrook specializes in a wide range of insurance and risk management products including: Property, Construction, Primary and Excess Liability, Directors & Officers/Management Liability, Professional Liability, Cyber Liability and Privacy, Crime, Employment Practices Liability, Workers’ Compensation, Employee Benefits, Transportation, Ocean and Inland Marine, Personal Lines, and Surety Bonds.

Venbrook is headquartered in Woodland Hills, CA with various locations throughout the country. For more information on Venbrook Insurance Services, visit us at www.venbrook.com.

Follow our community:

Facebook – www.facebook.com/venbrook

Twitter – www.twitter.com/venbrook

LinkedIn – www.linkedin.com/company/venbrook

Job Description

Come and join a Commercial Insurance Team that is on the move! The Account Manager role is a dynamic opportunity for a Commercial Insurance professional with 3 to 5 years’ or more experience at a Retail Agency. The Account Executive will manage a client base of Commercial accounts in a manner that promotes an excellent level of service and profitability to both the customer and Venbrook.

PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: To assist in the management of assigned accounts in a manner that promotes an excellent level of service and profitability.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Client Service
  • Review insurance coverages to ensure quality of risk placement. Notify Account Executive when changes in coverage are required due to a change in exposure, marketplace and/or general improvement of insurance program. Utilize additional technical resources as needed.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of routine coverages and policy terms and be able to clearly articulate this information as needed.
  • Manage day to day processing of endorsements, coverage/policy changes, billings, certificates, audits and general correspondence. Utilize all available resources to ensure timely completion of work.
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with clients, support staff, insurance markets and other Venbrook staff.
  • Keep client files in order in accordance with Venbrook’s policy and documentation procedures; document all account activities in a manner which is clear and understandable by others.
  • II. Marketing Renewals and New Business (requires minimal assistance from Manager)
  • Prepare underwriting submissions, assist Account Executive in the selection of markets, and send completed submissions to markets in a professional and timely manner.
  • Assess and act upon opportunities to develop additional account revenue by cross selling additional coverages or referrals.
  • Follow up with markets and monitor the quote/underwriting process to ensure that we are meeting the necessary time frames established.
  • Prepare coverage letters, check policies for accuracy, issue binders, process invoices and set up files.

COMPETENCIES:

Interpersonal Skills

  • Oral communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions.
  • Written communication - Writes clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; presents numerical data effectively.
  • Attention to Detail - Takes the time to double-check work for accuracy; provides a high quality product; ensures favorable reputations for self and VIS.
  • Teamwork - Balances needs of team (and VIS as a whole) with individual responsibilities; willing to assist others when needed.
  • Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner. Develops alternative solutions; utilizes a creative approach to solving problems when a traditional approach does not solve the issue.
  • Ethics – Commits to following company procedures; demonstrates ethical behavior in all business dealings.
  • Development - Assists in the training and development of others; committed to personal development and continuous learning.

Customer Service

  • Highly alert to the needs of the client.
  • Consistent and continuous service to the client and carriers.
  • Works with a sense of urgency as required to meet deadlines.
  • Manages difficult or emotional customer situations.
  • Acts in a diplomatic manner and responds promptly to customer needs.
  • Meets all commitments.

Computer Skills

  • Proficient in common Microsoft Office applications – Word, Excel, etc.
  • AMS 360 experience preferred.Some college or technical courses preferredCalifornia Brokers Property/Casualty License A MUSTJob Type: Full-time
  • Required experience:
  • CISR Designation preferred
  • 3 - 5 years of related work experience

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Commercial Insurance: 3 years
  • Insurance: 3 years
  • Required license or certification:California Brokers Property/Casualty License

Job Title: Senior Underwriter

 

Reports to:    SVP, Commercial Underwriting

Location:        Woodland Hills, Ca

 

Company Overview :

Come join Cardigan General Insurance Services, a division of Venbrook Insurance. Cardigan General Insurance Services, LLC is a managing general agency offering creative solutions for property, casualty, transportation, and specialty insurance programs.

Cardigan maintains an operational and underwriting prowess that allows it to stay in step with a rapidly changing marketplace and risk environment. It also manages disciplines in program and product development, branding, analytics, and third party program management.

We rely on debt underwriting and a commitment to analytics to provide comprehensive programs to the marketplace. We value partnerships with the carrier and insured alike.

Specialty Programs:

  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Commercial Auto
  • Sports and Fitness
  • Real Estate Owned (REO) Property

Cardigan General Insurance Services is headquartered in Woodland Hills, CA with various locations throughout the country. For more information on Cardigan General Insurance Services, visit us at www.venbrook.com.

 

Follow our community:

Facebook – www.facebook.com/venbrook

Twitter – www.twitter.com/venbrook

LinkedIn – www.linkedin.com/company/venbrook

 

Job Description:

We are seeking a multi-line property casualty underwriter who also has auto expertise to be able to take over a book of existing business and develop new opportunities and agents. Responsibilities include but is not limited to a complete review of the underwriting submissions, both new business and renewal, with adherence to established underwriting principles and guidelines developed in partnership with our carrier partners.

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Accept or reject risks based on sound underwriting judgment and criteria
  • Analyze, price, and evaluate new and renewal business
  • Communicate effectively and proactively with Cardigan’s agents and broker clients regarding current philosophies procedures, and underwriting appetite
  • Communicate directly with Senior Management about industry trends, company specific initiatives, and day to day findings and activities. 
  • BA/BS preferred
  • 3 plus years of related work experience
  • Strong understanding of insurance principles and concepts
  • Self-starter; proficient in gathering data relevant in analyzing the risk and to arriving at the appropriate underwriting decisions
  • Working understanding of the commercial automobile marketplace as well as commercial automobile risk profile
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications – Word, Excel, etc., and basic computer skills
  • Ability to adapt to a paperless environment as well as the flexibility to work within various underwriting and processing systems.

 

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift and/or move objects. The employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms; use hands to finger and grasp, using repetitive motions; talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to stoop. The employee is occasionally required to climb, balance, kneel, crouch, crawl, stand, walk, push, pull, lift and feel. This job requires the employee to have close visual acuity.

 

 

 

 

Job Title: Underwriting Assistant (NJ)

 

Reports to:    Senior Underwriter

Location:        New Jersey 

Company Overview :

Come join Cardigan General Insurance Services, a division of Venbrook Insurance. Cardigan General Insurance Services, LLC is a managing general agency offering creative solutions for property, casualty, transportation, and specialty insurance programs.

Cardigan maintains an operational and underwriting prowess that allows it to stay in step with a rapidly changing marketplace and risk environment. It also manages disciplines in program and product development, branding, analytics, and third party program management.

We rely on debt underwriting and a commitment to analytics to provide comprehensive programs to the marketplace. We value partnerships with the carrier and insured alike.

Specialty Programs:

  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Commercial Auto
  • Sports and Fitness
  • Real Estate Owned (REO) Property

Cardigan General Insurance Services is headquartered in Woodland Hills, CA with various locations throughout the country. This opportunity is located in New Jersey. For more information on Cardigan General Insurance Services, visit us at www.venbrook.com.

 

Follow our community:

Facebook – www.facebook.com/venbrook

Twitter – www.twitter.com/venbrook

LinkedIn – www.linkedin.com/company/venbrook

 

Job Description

To assist the Underwriters in all aspects of the daily underwriting policy level and administration of the various underwriting programs 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Review all incoming program submissions and endorsements
  • Processes incoming endorsement requests, both premium bearing and non-premium bearing in the Underwriting system
  • Order, review, and deliver inspections
  • Reconcile invoices from third party inspector and work with accounting on payables
  • Assist with the issuance and invoicing of all premium bearing endorsements and new business placements
  • Assists underwriters on project as assigned 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS 

  • Over 2 years’ experience in the insurance industry preferred
  • California Brokers Property/Casualty License
  • BA/BS preferred
  • Experience working with AIM (Vertafore) and AGO is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to communicate and build trusted relationships with all levels of staff and external contacts
  • Significant attention to detail
  • Provides high quality product and takes ownership of work
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Works with a sense of urgency as required to meet deadlines
  • Acts in a diplomatic manner and responds promptly to customer needs/requests
  • Able to prioritize workload and work under pressure
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications – Word, Excel, etc., and basic computer skills

 

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift and/or move objects. The employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms; use hands to finger and grasp, using repetitive motions; talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to stoop. The employee is occasionally required to climb, balance, kneel, crouch, crawl, stand, walk, push, pull, lift and feel. This job requires the employee to have close visual acuity.

 

 

JOB TITLE: Underwriting Assistant

DEPARTMENT: Cardigan General Insurance Services LLC

REPORTS TO: Program and Administrative Manager

Company Overview :

Come join Cardigan General Insurance Services, a division of Venbrook Insurance.  Cardigan General Insurance Services LLC is a managing general agency offering creative solutions for property, casualty, transportation, and specialty insurance programs.

Cardigan maintains an operational and underwriting prowess that allows it to stay in step with a rapidly changing marketplace and risk environment. It also manages disciplines in program and product development, branding, analytics, and third party program management.

We rely on debt underwriting and a commitment to analytics to provide comprehensive programs to the marketplace. We value partnerships with the carrier and insured alike.

Specialty Programs:

  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Commercial Auto
  • Sports and Fitness
  • Real Estate Owned (REO) Property

Cardigan General Insurance Services is headquartered in Woodland Hills, CA with various locations throughout the country. For more information on Cardigan General Insurance Services, visit us at www.venbrook.com.

 

Follow our community :

Facebook – www.facebook.com/venbrook

Twitter – www.twitter.com/venbrook

LinkedIn – www.linkedin.com/company/venbrook

Job Description

Come join a leading Commercial MGA! The Production Underwriter is a dynamic opportunity for a Commercial Underwriter with 2-5 years’ experience. 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Review all incoming program endorsements and policies
  • Initiates the new requests and renewal process
  • Underwrites , rates and prepares proposals under the direction of the Program Manager
  • Utilizes limited underwriting authority
  • Underwrite and process incoming endorsement requests and populates data in bordereau
  • Submit Surplus Lines filing for all non-admitted CPP placements to VG filings department
  • Upkeep and audit of AIM DMU (products, brokers, coverages, etc.) as well as all CPP templates used in the administration of the master policy (quote, submission, form letters, etc.)
  • Maintain Broker Agreements, E&O & Licensing information as well as setup of new contracted brokers
  • Log support issues with AIM and follows through for resolution
  • Underwrite, rate and qualify incoming submissions, populate data into bordereau. Analyze loss runs to ensure receipt of 3-5 years of loss runs
  • Order, review, and deliver inspections to retailers. Identify loss control recommendations and follow up for compliance. Reconcile invoices from third party inspector and work with accounting on payables
  • Create templates, maintain and issue certificates in eCerts system.
  • Monthly close out of bordereau and quarterly close out of bordereau and reconciliation of same with department head
  • Issue and invoice all premium bearing endorsements and new business placements
  • Monthly invoicing for Pierpoint Capital Solutions 

Position Requirements: 

  • Over 2 years’ experience in the insurance industry
  • California Brokers Property/Casualty License
  • BA/BS preferred
  • Experience working with AIM (Vertafore)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to communicate and build trusted relationships with all levels of staff and external contacts
  • Significant attention to detail
  • Provides high quality product and takes ownership of work
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Works with a sense of urgency as required to meet deadlines
  • Acts in a diplomatic manner and responds promptly to customer needs/requests
  • Able to prioritize workload and work under pressure
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications – Word, Excel, etc., and basic computer skills 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: 

  • Some college or technical courses preferred
  • California Brokers Property/Casualty License 

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift and/or move objects. The employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms; use hands to finger and grasp, using repetitive motions; talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to stoop. The employee is occasionally required to climb, balance, kneel, crouch, crawl, stand, walk, push, pull, lift and feel. This job requires the employee to have close visual acuity.