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Senior Production Underwriter

Great American Insurance Group

Great American Insurance Group

Marketing & Communications
California, USA
Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Be Here. Be Great. Working for a leader in the insurance industry means opportunity for you. Great American Insurance Group’s member companies are subsidiaries of American Financial Group. We combine a "small company" culture where your ideas will be heard with "big company" expertise to help you succeed. With over 35 specialty property and casualty operations, there are always opportunities here to learn and grow.

We value diversity and recognize the benefits gained when people from different cultures, backgrounds and experiences work collaboratively to achieve business results. We are intentionally focused on fostering an inclusive culture and know valuing diversity is an essential leadership quality. Our goal is to create a workplace where all employees feel included, empowered, and enabled to perform at their best.

Join our team at Republic Indemnity!

For over 50 years, Republic Indemnity has been a trusted partner for businesses across the western U.S., helping them effectively manage their workers' compensation costs. Our headquarters in Calabasas, California, along with additional offices in San Francisco and San Diego, serve as hubs for our operations. We specialize in workers' compensation primarily in California, with business presence in Alaska, Arizona, Nevada, and other western states.

Our Vision: Clear Paths to Success

At Republic, we believe in creating clear pathways for everyone - whether it's a broker, policyholder, injured worker, or colleague. We're committed to helping people reach their goals and achieve success. If you share this vision, we invite you to explore this exciting opportunity with us: the role of Senior Production Underwriter.

This position will service our Southern California territory. Candidates must reside in Southern California.

Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities

In this position a self-motivated individual will use independent judgment to analyze financial and risk data to assess risk quality and exposures. They will determine appropriate recommendations subject to our management and underwriting guidelines and will proactively build broker relationships by communicating our underwriting appetite and stimulating production. This individual will be responsible for ensuring the delivery, follow-up, and servicing requirements of all quotes on new and renewal accounts. This includes visiting brokers to review prospects and triage applications in the broker’s office.

Job Requirements

We are seeking candidates with a bachelor’s degree and generally 3 to 6 years of California workers compensation field/production underwriting experience. Must be proficient with underwriting concepts and their practical application. Familiarity with the Southern California broker plant a plus. Must possess excellent communication, interpersonal, presentation and organizational skills. Uses communication skills to build trusting relationships and enhance service reputation. Continuing education such as CIC or CPCU designation is a plus. A valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record are required.


RICA Republic Indemnity Company of America

Salary Range:

$95,000.00 -$125,000.00


The wage range for this job is based on role, level, and location. Within the range, individual pay takes into account a variety of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to skills, education, training, licensure and certifications, experience of the candidate, the role's scope, complexity, and other business and organizational needs. In addition to the base compensation, we offer a competitive Total Rewards package, which includes but is not limited to medical, dental, vision, paid time off, and 401(k) plan for full-time and part-time employees who are eligible for benefits.

Your recruiter may be able to tell you more about our total rewards offerings and the specific wage range for the relevant location(s) during the hiring process.