General Star is a premier specialty and surplus lines provider, underwriting specialty property and casualty (P&C) insurance for risks with more difficult exposures. It markets its products through appointed wholesale brokers and managing general agents (MGAs) in the U.S. General Star is a wholly-owned subsidiary of General Re Corporation, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. General Re Corporation is a holding company for global reinsurance and related operations, with more than 2,000 employees worldwide.
General Star currently offers an excellent opportunity for an Insurance Policy Analyst reporting in to our office located in Stamford, CT
The Insurance Policy Analyst is responsible for a broad spectrum of P&C policy forms, including bureau (mostly ISO), admitted, surplus lines, company specific and manuscript wordings. The priority is commercial lines – primary casualty, excess liability, umbrella, professional liability and specialty policies or endorsements but may include responsibilities for property and inland marine forms as well. The Insurance Policy Analyst provides expert advice on the research, creation and maintenance of coverage language. Works collaboratively with the underwriting divisions on coverages for product development, competitive analysis, line of business initiatives and emerging issues. Aligns coverage with profitability, growth and retention objectives of the company. Identifies coverage that deviates from current standard forms or common industry practices, or that does not reflect the underwriting intent. The Insurance Policy Analyst provides constructive wording alternatives for company use.
The Insurance Policy Analyst provides guidance to underwriters, senior management and others involved in policy wording decisions. The Insurance Policy Analyst is viewed as a mentor on policy wording issues for General Star and Genesis.
120 Long Ridge Road
Stamford, CT 06902 (US)