• Underwriter (Surety and Fidelity)

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/28/2018 9:54 PM)
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  • Overview

    The Role: Associate Underwriter or Underwriter (Surety and Fidelity)

    Location: Honolulu, HI


    The Company


    Personiv is recruiting on behalf of First Insurance Company of Hawaii, or FICOH, the oldest and largest property and casualty insurance company headquartered in Hawaii. Owned by global insurance leader, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd., with over $640 million in assets.




    • Review and evaluate new surety submissions for acceptability and determine proper rates and forms
    • Maintain and update active surety account files, including online Bond Portfolio System
    • Provide prompt responses to all customers’’ inquiries while maintain positive customer relationships. Focus will be on continuing to improve relationships with all agencies
    • Provide backup support for Senior Associate or Bond Manager when needed


    Qualifications / Experience:

    • Associate Underwriter and Underwriter
    • Excellent analytical and decision making skills
    • Demonstrated technical competence in fundamental financial analysis
    • Demonstrated organizational skills and ability with a strong attention to detail
    • Exceptional interpersonal and customer service skills including ability to develop negotiation skills
    • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or Business


    Associate Underwriter (along with the above qualifications)

    • 1 year Surety underwriting experience or experience in banking, accounting, or similar with comparable and transferable skills


    Underwriter (along with the above qualifications)

    • 2-5 years Surety underwriting experience


    Additional Preferred Qualifications:

    • Advanced written and oral communication skills
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc)


    Special Remarks:

    • Occasional travel to the neighbor islands, Guam, and the mainland


    To Apply

    Interested candidates should apply at

    Please note: Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization that does not require sponsorship for via now or in the future.


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