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Underwriting Manager, Car

Soho, New York | Insurance | Full-time

We’re looking for a dynamic candidate who understands personal auto coverage and risk, and can create and tackle the execution of an underwriting strategy. If you’re analytically minded, hands-on, and an aggressive self-starter, this one’s for you!

In this role, you’ll be a founding member of our Car Underwriting team. You will be critical in the rollout of our new product in various states, monitoring success post-launch. We’ll look to you to lead our new Car product from an underwriting perspective, overseeing the execution of guidelines and providing support and expertise to our Underwriting Associate team.  In addition, you will work closely with various stakeholders, including Customer Experience, Claims, and Product teams. 

The ideal candidate is a data-driven, independent thinker. Tech savvy is a must, as is independence and optimism. You’re excited about changing the status quo, and want to put your underwriting expertise and judgment to use in managing a new line of business. Risk selection, customer experience, and underwriting performance are our keys to success. 

Requirements
  • 5 + years of underwriting experience, focused on personal lines automobile insurance
  • Extensive knowledge of personal auto policy contracts and the personal auto insurance market in general
  • Experience in creating or executing underwriting guidelines and policy forms
  • Previous ownership of a profitable book of business
  • Experience working collaboratively in a fast-paced environment 
  • Loves getting shit done!
About Lemonade

Lemonade is a licensed insurance carrier offering renters, homeowners, life, and pet insurance in the United States, contents and liability insurance in Germany and the Netherlands, and renters insurance in France. We’re powered by artificial intelligence and behavioral economics, and driven by social good.

A Certified B-Corp, Lemonade donates unused premiums to nonprofits selected by its community as part of our annual Giveback program. We incorporate our values into everything we do—from our business model to our office culture.