Share this Job
Apply now

Apply for Job

Manager, P&C Underwriting (Remote Option)

Hartford, CT, US, 12077

American National is an established, stable, and successful multi-line insurance corporation that has provided financial strength and a sense of security to employees, customers and business partners since 1905.  We’ve been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s most trustworthy financial companies and best mid-sized employers. With focus on our organization’s values and cultural richness: Financial Strength, Integrity, Respect, Service and Teamwork (FIRST) and Agility, Collaboration, and Engagement (ACE) we continue to pursue our vision to be a leading provider of financial products and services for current and future generations.


What’s in it for you?

American National supports a comfortable, diverse, and inclusive work environment, following a casual dress code and focus on healthy work-life balance. We understand that comprehensive benefits are important which is why we offer a generous package that includes: medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, matching 401(k), paid time off, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, health-wellness initiatives, and a volunteer program where employees are provided PTO for giving their time to a charity of choice, and referral bonuses! We also offer a comprehensive wellness program that includes onsite fitness centers and classes or discounted gym memberships, free health screenings, free flu shots, and more.

Manager, P&C Underwriting

American National is seeking a Manager for our P&C Underwriting (Commercial/AG) team responsible for the New England region (eastern time zone). This leadership position is responsible for the daily operations of an underwriting team that is focused on account underwriting of commercial and farm/ranch business for our agents and clients. The successful candidate will ensure applications are being handled promptly and accurately by the underwriters. This candidate will also ensure compliance with our underwriting guidelines and state/federal legislation, and will also be responsible for meeting established service-level agreements. This position collaborates regularly with the field and coaches underwriters on effective territory and desk management strategies. Has heavy involvement in special projects, committees, and underwriting direction. Our working environment is a hybrid approach, but will consider a fully remote candidate in the right circumstances.


• Requires sophisticated underwriting skills and abilities. Makes sure proper documentation is received with new business applications and changes to policies.
• Provides cosigns for underwriters to ensure that underwriting guidelines are being properly followed and correct decisions are being made; provides coaching and additional training as necessary
• Monitors productivity and adjusts assignments based on workloads to ensure smooth workflow and department service level agreements are being met.
• Assembles and helps review loss reports or trend analyses for management to assist in identifying loss drivers and underwriting strategies
• Works with the leadership team and chief underwriter to develop individual underwriter goals; conducts midyear and annual performance reviews.
• Ensures new business and changes are processed timely and accurately.
• Enforces best practices and makes sure employees are performing accordingly as well in accordance with policies and procedures and maintains compliance with federal, state and DOI laws and guidelines in all states.
• Develops strong relationships with Marketing, Claims and Product departments. Will attend meetings and may give presentations as required.
• Facilitates and provides quality input to Actuarial on pricing and products for all lines of business in all states and provides input on all field bulletins, guidelines, and communication going to the field force or customer.



• Bachelor's degree in underwriting, risk management, business, accounting, or a related field.

• 5 to 8 years of experience with commercial or agriculture underwriting.

• One to two years of supervisory/management experience.

• ALMI, FLMI, FALU or CPCU preferred 


Salary for this position can range from $94,867.00 for candidates who are minimally qualified through $118,584 for more highly qualified candidates.  Candidates outside of the range are encouraged to apply, and will be considered based on experience, skill, and education.



Hiring Practices

The preceding job posting was designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this position. It is not intended to be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications.


American National’s recruitment policies help us place individuals in a timely and efficient manner. Only the most qualified candidates will be contacted by our recruiting team. Candidates may check the status of their application(s) by logging into our Career Portal.


Learn more about our company, by following us on social media: LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter: @CareerswithAN


American National is an equal opportunity employer, committed to enhancing a diverse and inclusive environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories.


Get Jobs Emailed to You

Sign up to receive new job alerts by email.




“If you believe you can make a difference in the lives of our clients, if you’re willing to work hard, if you want a fulfilling career, and if your values match ours, then I want you to work for American National. ” – James Pozzi, President and CEO.




Nearest Major Market: Albany

Job Segment: Underwriter, Marketing Manager, Risk Management, Social Media, Accounting, Insurance, Marketing, Finance

Apply now

Apply for Job