Underwriting Manager 

About the Organization National General Insurance (formerly GMAC Insurance) is one of the largest automobile insurers in the United States. National General Insurance offers a variety of property and casualty products, including personal auto, RV, motorcycle, commercial auto and homeowners insurance. With a nationwide network of claims professionals, local independent agents and a 24-hour, toll-free claims hotline available 365 days a year, National General Insurance provides superior claims service for its customers.

NGIC is a fast paced, dynamic, and entrepreneurial organization. Our employees live by and exemplify what we call the 4Es. We at NGIC are Energized, Engaged, Empowered, and we come into work every day determined to Execute on what is needed and expected of us. We are passionate about our organization and the value that we add every day. A successful with NGIC candidate will embody the 4Es.  

Location Ohio- Cleveland  

  • Builds expertise by selecting, training and developing technically competent underwriters with property/casualty multi-line expertise, confidence of judgment and deal orientation.
  • Identifies and pursues opportunities for profitable growth in order to achieve a balanced, profitable and quality book while protecting Company assets.
  • Drives clarity of business strategies, creates alignment, and adeptly identifies and pursues new opportunities with an assigned set of producers in order to achieve a balanced, profitable and quality book while protecting Company assets.
  • Acts as a referral underwriter for underwriting staff. Analyze data prepared by underwriters and uses letters of authority to provide approval for risk selection and acceptance, coverage, and price. 
  • Develops and maintains effective business relationships with internal and external clients in order to attract, develop/grow and retain profitable business for the segment. 
  • Analyze data and provide recommendations for risk selection and acceptance, coverage, and price for multi-line business.
  • Analyzes key metrics of company results and identifies areas of improvement and development opportunities.
  • Maintains compliance with all regulatory requirements as well as internal policies, procedures and processing standards.  Audits assigned accounts and provides feedback to underwriters. 
  • Interacts with numerous departments including Product Management, IT, Marketing, and Policy Operations to ensure that all in place underwriting processes and procedures are being executed properly.  Willing to speak up and make recommendations on any gaps in order to improve the processes in place.
  • Work with IT partners to increase efficiencies by automating underwriting referral functions and enforcement where possible.
  • Develops a team of Underwriters with state-specific knowledge that can be relied upon as subject matter experts.


  • Bachelor’s or Masters Degree strongly preferred.
  • 10 years of work experience in the insurance industry with solid knowledge of property and casualty products, insurance operations, finance and actuarial concepts, regulatory environment, reinsurance, account management, underwriting and producer management
  • Must have a record of having successfully achieving business goals, including managing staff members.
  • Insurance or course designations strongly preferred (e.g. AIC, CIC, CPCU).
  • Comprehensive knowledge of coverage forms and rating procedures.
  • Excellent negotiation, organization, and time management skills.
  • Proven ability to work across all levels of an organization.
  • Demonstrated leadership ability to mentor, motivate, and manage staff.
  • Outstanding customer service, communication, interpersonal and presentation skills required.
  • Solid knowledge of technology including experience with implementing new systems and enhancing existing systems.
  • Experience with designing and mapping workflow.

Position Requirements  


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