Reinsurance - Casualty Treaty Underwriting Director

  • Cincinnati Insurance Company, Inc.
  • Fairfield, OH, USA

Job Description


Make a difference with a career in insurance

At The Cincinnati Insurance Companies, we put people first and apply the Golden Rule to our daily operations. To put this into action, we’re looking for extraordinary people to join our talented team. Our service-oriented, ethical, knowledgeable, caring associates are the heart of our vision to be the best company serving independent agents. We help protect families and businesses as they work to prevent or recover from a loss. Share your talents to help us reach for continued success as we bring value to the communities we serve and demonstrate that Actions Speak Louder in Person®.


If you’re ready to build productive relationships, collaborate within a diverse team, embrace challenges and develop your skills, then Cincinnati may be the place for you. We offer career opportunities where you can contribute and grow.


Start your journey with us


The Cincinnati Re division of The Cincinnati Insurance Companies is currently seeking a casualty reinsurance underwriter to join our Casualty Reinsurance team. Responsibilities include the underwriting of individual transactions and assisting in the shaping of the overall casualty reinsurance portfolio. Experience with casualty or professional liability insurance products is required. Casualty reinsurance underwriting experience and knowledge of reinsurance pricing models is strongly preferred.  

Be ready to\:

  • assess reinsurance submissions for alignment with our appetite and business plan
  • identify key exposures and structure reinsurance programs to adequately manage risk 
  • ensure we have adequate information to understand the subject business, the requested reinsurance structure and to price the business
  • evaluate proposed reinsurance contract wording and work with our legal department to negotiate acceptable wording
  • work with our claims team in evaluating and identifying claim activity and loss trends
  • work with our pricing team to price submissions. This includes identifying reinsurance structures and contractual terms, develop loss costs, quantify the impact of contract features, ascertain capital requirements and provide an understanding of the key risk drivers
  • meet with clients, prospective clients and brokers to build mutually beneficial and sustainable trading relationships  
  • provide support for accounting, forecasting and planning activities
  • complete account documentation as required
  • participate in special projects as needed
  • meet our service standards and drive development and reinforcement of our Service Brand.

Be equipped with\:

  • casualty insurance product knowledge
  • strong analysis and problem-solving skills
  • reinsurance pricing knowledge and experience
  • ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • ability to work in a collaborative team environment, including effective listening and verbal communication skills
  • professional, courteous and organized
  • excellent communication skills
  • availability for travel to meetings at client and broker locations, including industry conferences 
  • ability to be away from office for work-related travel approximately, 30 percent including overnight 

Preferred Skills\:

  • Microsoft® Excel and CRM systems experience
  • prior casualty reinsurance underwriting or pricing experience
  • broker reinsurance market negotiation experience 

You've earned\:

  • bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field (e.g. economics, finance, mathematics, statistics, etc.), business or marketing
  • CPCU and ARe preferred

Cincinnati Re operates from our Headquarters location in Fairfield, OH a suburb of Cincinnati, OH.  A number of our associates also work remotely in areas including\: Boston, MA; Stamford, CT; Minneapolis, MN; New York, NY, and Philadelphia, PA. 

The location of this position is flexible depending upon the candidate with Cincinnati headquarters being preferred

Frequent travel required in a normalized post-COVID environment.

Enhance your talents

Providing outstanding service and developing strong relationships with our independent agents are hallmarks of our company. Whether you have experience from another carrier or you’re new to the insurance industry, we promote a lifelong learning approach. Cincinnati provides you with the tools and training to be successful and to become a trusted, respected insurance professional – all while enjoying a meaningful career.

Enjoy benefits and amenities

Your commitment to providing strong service, sharing best practices and creating solutions that impact lives is appreciated. To increase the well-being and satisfaction of our associates, we offer a variety of benefits and amenities. Learn more about our benefits and amenities packages.   

Embrace a diverse team

As a relationship-based organization, we welcome and value a diverse workforce. We provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race; creed; color; sex, including sexual orientation, gender identity and transgender status; religion; national origin; age; disability; military service; veteran status; pregnancy; AIDS/HIV or genetic information; or any other basis prohibited by law. Learn more about the Federal Employment Notices.

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