Professional Liability Underwriter

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Does it ever feel like you’re underwriting with one hand tied behind your back? Tired of the struggles and inefficiencies associated with legacy systems and processes? Spending too much of your time and energy navigating corporate politics? All leaving your efforts to innovate and deliver underwriting excellence languishing?

At Ledgebrook, we believe a career in underwriting can be so much more. You bring the passion and entrepreneurial spirit; we’ll provide the platform to unleash the very best of your talents and skills. Together, we’ll celebrate and reward success! Are you intrigued? Then read on and apply now to advance your career at Ledgebrook.

About the Role

Ledgebrook is seeking experienced Miscellaneous Professional Liability underwriting talent to join our growing team whose mission is focused on building a profitable book of professional liability business. Ledgebrook’s vision is to deliver market relevant solutions to our key wholesale trading partners in a more frictionless environment that places an emphasis on efficiencies and quality to meet or exceed our broker’s overall needs in a risk differentiated manner. If you possess an entrepreneurial passion that includes a proven track history of delivering underwriting excellence and are seeking an opportunity to break out of the traditional insurance company mold, we’re looking for you!

As a member of the Ledgebrook PL team, you will regularly interact with our wholesale trading partners over the phone, virtually and in-person to drive submission flow and convert on the best opportunities quoted. We are looking for disciplined underwriting candidates that possess a strong overall professional liability background with experience across multiple industry lines of business including Misc. E&O and Allied Healthcare.

We are flexible with both a candidate’s experience level and physical work location. The actual position title (Underwriter, Senior UW, AVP, etc.) and role (Individual Contributor, Team Lead, etc.) will be dependent on a candidate’s specific experience and qualifications. We currently operate in a fully remote work environment, so we’re more focused on your experience and cultural fit than where you physically sit!

About You

As a future Ledgebrook PL Underwriter, your experience and qualifications must include:

  • 5+ years experience as a PL underwriter
  • Experience working in the Professional Liability E&S market; Misc. E&O and/or Allied Healthcare preferred
  • Ability to work as a team player or independently in a fast-paced work environment
  • Deep wholesale broker trading relationships
  • Effective communication skills to articulate the Ledgebrook appetite and develop wholesale broker relationships
  • Understanding of pricing and risk selection criteria to achieve underwriting profit
  • Advanced understanding of data analysis and execution of portfolio management objectives
  • Intellectual curiosity, problem solving skills, and a sense of urgency E&S Casualty Underwriter
  • Responsive, customer service focused mindset and behaviors
  • Ability to make timely decisions with appropriate information and consultation
  • A strong entrepreneurial drive and desire to build and win together as a high performing team
  • Ability to travel to meet with assigned brokers or with the broader Ledgebrook team to participate in industry conference or events

About Ledgebrook

Our next-gen tech stack supports faster, risk differentiated solutions to be crafted and delivered in response to the fast-paced needs of the E&S market. Our data driven approach seeks to unlock more opportunities and value from every submission received, leading to a faster ‘yes’ more frequently, but may also lead to a quick ‘no’.

We are motivated and structured to move faster than traditional insurance organizations. To fully align business objectives with a long-term view that supports our culture and values, all employees will have the opportunity to participate in company ownership through equity grants. We aim to deliver a highly compelling overall employee value proposition and a total compensation package that couples equity grants with base pay and benefits offerings.

At Ledgebrook, as a unified team of company stewards, we will Care, Strive and Thrive together!

What Ledgebrook can offer you

Competitive salary

and meaningful equity ownership

Health Insurance

100% employer-paid option available

Additional benefits

available include 401k plan,  dental, vision & other options

Remote work,

flexible hours


time off policy


autonomy, purpose

How to Apply

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