Underwriter/Physicians

MLMIC Insurance Company is based in New York state and has specialized in providing professional liability for NY physicians since 1975.  After operating independently and as a mutual insurance company for most of its existence, MLMIC was purchased by Berkshire Hathaway in the fall of 2018.

We continue to be the largest writer of professional medical liability insurance in the State of New York.  We insure physicians, dentists, hospitals, and long-term care facilities.  We are currently seeking a candidate to join our Underwriting Team.  We offer a competitive salary for qualified candidates with the flexibility to work remotely from home, while utilizing our offices when necessary.  We have offices based in New York City, East Meadow, Syracuse, and Latham.
 
Primary responsibilities:

  • Evaluate new business and renewal applications for physicians, and other health care professionals.
  • Assess exposure and develop premium indications/quotations/proposals in accordance with guidelines, rules, and rates.
  • Manage book of business within expected customer service and underwriting standards, following escalation requirements within the Company.
  • Respond to requests, inquiries, issues and concerns relating to coverage, pricing/discounts, and other underwriting topics.
  • Develop relationships with distribution partners/direct written business contacts.
  • Engage and maintain excellent communication with internal team members.
  • Perform other duties, as assigned.
  • Minimal travel may be required. May be away from home, up to several days, as necessary.

 
Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance or related field
  • 2 years prior experience in Underwriting or Insurance
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong communication, analytical, negotiation and organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams, Policy Management and Billing system, Document Management and Workflow system)

 
Preferred qualifications:

  • Professional designations preferred: Associate in Underwriting (AU), Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Registered Professional Liability Underwriter (RPLU)
  • NYS Brokers license preferred.
  • Although remote work is available, a geographic location in New York State is preferred

To apply for this position, please apply online or submit your resume to Gabriella Alaimo at galaimo@mlmic.com.

Job: Underwriter/Physicians
Location: New York City