AVP, Personal Lines

We are Hiring! AVP, Personal Lines

Location: San Diego Based Role (Hybrid) or Remote

Why choose Palomar?

Palomar is a rapidly growing and innovative insurer focused on providing specialty insurance to residential and commercial customers. Palomar welcomes the best and brightest to our thriving team. Guided by an entrepreneurial spirit, Palomar is building a dynamic and diverse team.

Join a company built on a culture of agility, innovation and authenticity that delivers peace of mind and protection to individuals and businesses impacted by adversity.

Want to learn more about our exciting journey? https://ir.plmr.com/corporate-profile/default.aspx

The Details: We are looking for an experienced personal lines underwriting leader to join our company and hit the ground running as a contributor within the personal lines team. This role will focus on underwriting profitability of existing residential lines of business including flood, hurricane, and earthquake. This role will work in close collaboration with product owners to help build product specifications.

. A successful candidate will have the ability to work autonomously and be deadline driven.

What will you do?:

· Lead customer service and front-line personal lines underwriting team

· Collaborate with Technology team to ensure successful product implementations

· Engage with claims team to understand and report trends in claim frequency and severity

· Prepare monthly and quarterly program management reports

· Ad hoc data analysis and reporting as needed

· Other duties as assigned

What we are looking for:

· Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Business Administration, or other relevant field – minimum requirement

· 5+ years’ experience in insurance personal lines underwriting or product management

· Ability to organize, self-prioritize, and be a self-starter in a fast-paced environment with demanding internal and external deadlines

· Microsoft Office skills required – Advanced Excel, Intermediate Word, Intermediate Power Point

· Strong interpersonal skills. Collaborative team player a must

· Proficiency in database tools such as Access and SQL

· Proficiency in geospatial tools such as ARCGIS or QGIS.

We love people who want to:

· Build strong relationships through transparency, trust, and respect for each other.

· Work in an agile environment, with a resilient mindset to find creative solutions to challenges.

· Collaborate and celebrate diverse perspectives, promoting inclusivity and equality.

· Do the right thing with strong conviction and integrity.

· Be bold and innovative to help make an impact.

· Lead with empathy and support personal and professional development

· Empower people to continue to grow and see a bigger picture

· Zoom in and out between strategic and tactical

· Demonstrable track record of working autonomously and driving progress

If you thrive in a dynamic environment, and like working with happy, authentic, talented people, you’ll enjoy a career with Palomar!

What will you get in return?

· Full Suite of Medical Benefits

· Long Term Financial Incentives – STOCK!

· 401k with 3% automatic Employer Contributions

· Competitive PTO + Holiday Program

· Hybrid Work Environment

· Work From Home Stipend

· Professional Development Assistance

· Headspace Paid Subscription

· Career Exploration Opportunities

· Regular company-wide social events (even virtually!)

· To learn more visit us at www.plmr.com

Diversity at Palomar

At Palomar, we are committed to diversity, equality and inclusion in all facets of the organization. We have built an open culture that celebrates the diversity of our workforce, while actively championing equality and inclusion practices that make us a company people want to work with and work for.

We believe that diversity, equality and inclusion yields greater organizational creativity and productivity, which helps us serve our customers and partners more effectively. Delivering on our diversity commitment returns greater value to our shareholders and ultimately makes a positive impact to the communities in which we do business and to the people who live in them

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Pay Range: $132,500-200,000

The above pay range is for all US-based roles based on function and level, benchmarked against companies of similar size and scope. To be compliant with local legislation as well as provide greater transparency to candidates, we disclose salary ranges on all job postings regardless of the desired job location. We also offer a competitive annual discretionary bonus program and the opportunity for annual long-term incentive stock grants. In addition, we offer a highly competitive benefits package. Final offer amounts are determined by multiple factors, including candidate experience and qualifications, and may vary from the amounts listed above.


Palomar will consider reasonable accommodations to ensure a qualified applicant with a disability can be considered for the position. Palomar will also consider necessary modifications to the physical work environment, or to the way a job is usually performed, so an individual with a disability can perform the essential functions of the position. Additional accommodations will be considered that enable an employee with a disability to enjoy equal benefits and privileges of employment like those that are enjoyed by other employees without disabilities.

For more information about our company, visit us at www.plmr.com. Palomar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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