Underwriting Manager

TheGuarantors is a cutting edge fintech company setting the standard in rent coverage with unrivaled insurance products, with a deep understanding of owner, operator, and renter needs. We believe renters deserve better access to the home of their dreams and operators deserve greater protection and growth opportunities. That’s why we’re leveraging our expertise in real estate and using AI-based technology to help operators qualify renters faster while mitigating the risk of rental income loss. With $2B+ in rent and deposits guaranteed, we have been named one of Inc. 5000’s fastest-growing companies, one of Forbes’ Best Startup Employees, and one of Deloitte’s 2023 Technology Fast 500.

The Guarantors seeks an Underwriting Manager in New York, NY to strategically build and manage a team of underwriting direct reports within assigned region while being responsible for the profitability and production of the team per budget; Underwrite and manage assigned book of business; Manage and monitor overall pricing practices and targets; Develop marketing strategies to build assigned region through product presentations, agency product training, etc.; Delegate underwriting authority and monitor compliance within the assigned region; Conduct audits for quality control and conduct training where needed; Participate in Claim Review Meetings when applicable; Visit and develop rapport with key existing and prospective agents, as appropriate; Keeps current on all changes affecting unit's work production and on changes within the insurance industry; Maintain administrative records and administer the following for direct reports: performance reviews, salary reviews and attendance records; Develop and utilize management reports and analytics tools to assist in monitoring team and individual underwriter results; Participate in state pricing reviews, budget planning and territory reviews.

Telecommuting from anywhere in the U.S. is permitted.

  • Bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in Economics, Accounting, Auditing, Financial Actuarial Mathematics, or closely related field plus one (1) year of experience in the job offered or related occupation. Requires one (1) year of experience in the following skills (i) multi-line underwriting and marketing; (ii) Risk assessment, pricing methodologies, policy terms and conditions, and underwriting guidelines; (iii) Gathering and analyzing relevant data, such as loss histories, claims data, market trends, and demographic information; (iv) Analyzing financial statements, assessing credit risk, and evaluating the impact of various risk factors on insurance portfolios; (v) Insurance regulations, compliance requirements, and industry-specific policies; (vi) Underwriting software systems, such as policy administration systems or underwriting platforms, to streamline processes, manage policies, and access relevant data; and (vii) Microsoft Excel, data visualization software, or actuarial software.


  • Opportunities to make an impact within a fast growing company

  • Medical, dental, & vision insurance, beginning day one

  • Health savings account with employer contribution

  • Generous PTO and paid holidays

  • Flexible working hours

  • 401(k)

  • Paid parental leave

  • Company sponsored short and long term disability

  • Flexible spending accounts (healthcare, dependent care, commuter)

Base Salary

The base salary range for this position is between $87,818-$110,000 annually. Base salary does not include other forms of compensation or benefits. Final offer amounts are determined by multiple factors, including prior experience, expertise, location, and current market data, and may vary from the range above.

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TheGuarantors is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an inclusive environment for all.

Customer Success & Underwriting

Remote (United States)

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