Project Manager of Underwriting Operations

Universal Property & Casualty Insurance
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Not Specified
Oct 05, 2018
Nov 05, 2018

Position Overview

The Project Manager of Underwriting Operations assists the Director with planning and coordinating the operations of the underwriting department. He/she achieves operational objectives by contributing information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews, as well as planning and executing project objectives

The following are the usual, basic and essential functions of the position. These functions are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Essential Job Functions

  • Systems project management: IT, Docuware, Phone Systems, Atlas, Atlasbridge, etc
  • Determining system improvements and implementing change
  • Lead the planning and implementation of a project(s)
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals, and deliverables
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
  • Maintain and stay current with knowledge of areas of expertise
  • Rely on experience and judgment
  • Ability to accomplish daily goals
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Have regular and reliable attendance
  • Adhere to policies and procedures of employee handbook

Required Knowledge, Skills & Ability

  • Knowledge of UPCIC underwriting manuals, procedures, policy administration and work flow application
  • Business processing knowledge
  • Insurance industry knowledge and concepts are a plus
  • Versatility skilled in more than one area
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Power point and Excel
  • Microsoft Macro Experienced - You will be tested on your skill set
    • VBA scripting/coding (MUST HAVE)
    • Form Building/Understanding
    • Complex Excel Function understanding
  • SQL Knowledgeable, especially MySQL experience
  • C# Exposure or willingness to learn
  • Positive work record and evaluations
  • Deductive and inductive reasoning
  • Exceptional written and oral expression
  • Organizational skills

Benefit Highlights

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance (post 60-day probationary period)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with a Company match up to 5% of your contribution and match are fully-vested (post 90-day probationary period)
  • Paid vacation (post 90-day probationary period)

Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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