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Vermont Mutual Insurance
VT, United States
16 days ago
Vermont Mutual Insurance
Vermont, United States
16 days ago

Description

JOB SUMMARY

We are seeking an experienced Loss Control professional to design, develop, and monitor programs to improve the underwriting, risk selection and profitability of our business. In this role you will assist the underwriting ream in the evaluation of Personal Lines and Commercial Lines property risks. In support of this, the Loss Control Manager develops procedures for handling current and emerging risk exposures and communicates/provides training to our Underwriters, Marketing Representatives, and Independent Agents. The ideal candidate has an understanding of risk control marketing, underwriting, and claims adjusting functions, as well as strong interpersonal and negotiation skills. In addition, strong written and verbal communication/presentation skills, organizational and analytical skills, broad and in-depth experience within the property and casualty insurance industry is preferred. Extensive regional travel is required in this position. Open to remote work in New England.

Responsible for the design, development, implementation and monitoring of programs aimed at improving the underwriting, risk selection and profitability of Vermont Mutual’s property insurance business; including HO, renters, condo, dwelling fire and property business written on our Business Owners policy form.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Completion of property inspection reports and recommendations for more complex personal and commercial new and renewal business.
  • Management, operation and financial efficiency of company’s property inspection program.
  • Training and development of underwriting, claims, and marketing staff pertaining to property evaluation, underwriting and risk selection and risk mitigation.
  • Design, development and implementation of (certified) continuing education programs to staff and partners.
  • Evaluation of segments of the Vermont Mutual portfolio as well as recommending areas and specific actions for improvement, including but not limited to appropriate loss control for seasonal/secondary property, assessment of multi-family portfolio, opportunities for further penetration in tenant and condo markets, evaluation of our homeowner portfolio compared to specific state or market averages.
  • Evaluate risk control needs and guidelines for expanded classes, lines of business or territories.
  • Analysis of claim information to identify trends or opportunities for loss ratio improvement.  For example, vacant property exposure, age of building exposure, tenant or property use profiles etc.
  • Recommend and play key role in product development where appropriate.
  • Create and implement and monitor risk programs that will comply with state regulations and reduce property and general liability claims.
  • Serve as a resource for the company in pertinent risk control discussions with reinsurance brokers, reinsurers, vendors and agents.
  • Research, analyze and report on cost effective plans to minimize, reduce or control attritional and catastrophic losses.


Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree in marketing, business or other appropriate discipline, plus 8 or more years of relevant risk control experience in the property & casualty industry.
  • Broad and in‑depth experience within the industry, with an understanding of risk control marketing, underwriting and claims adjusting functions. Good knowledge of assigned territory.
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Solid analytical and decision making skills to measure results and adjust timely to trends.
  • Excellent sales/marketing skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.
  • Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills; including the ability to resolve disagreements quickly and effectively.
  • Insurance designations are a plus.
  • Ability to travel extensively.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Typical office or residence-based/field environment.
  • For field based positions, regular outside automobile day travel of approximately 80% is expected.
  • Overnight travel may be required, including trips to the Home Office.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 58633216
  • Location:
    Vermont, United States
    Massachusetts, United States
    Connecticut, United States
    Rhode Island, United States
    New Hampshire, United States
    Maine, United States
  • Position Title: Loss Control Manager
  • Company Name: Vermont Mutual Insurance
  • Job Function: Insurance/Risk management/Loss control
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 7-10 Years
  • Required Travel: 50-75%

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