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Director of Auto and Underwriting Policy

National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana 46268
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) has an opening for Director of Auto and Underwriting Policy. NAMIC is the largest property/casualty insurance company trade association, with nearly 1,400 member companies serving more than 170 million auto, home, and business policyholders.

The Director of Auto and Underwriting Policy will contribute to the execution of NAMIC’s strategies in pursuit of objectives related to regulation of the insurance marketplace, analysis of legislative and regulatory policies at the state level and at the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), and effectively advocate members’ interests through written communication and oral testimony. NAMIC has offices in Washington, DC and Indianapolis. Remote work is an option for this position.

Essential functionsof the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert on legislative and regulatory developments at all levels of government.
  • Serve as an integral part of the NAMIC Public Policy Team to ensure comprehensive issue coverage in conjunction with all Government Affairs Department advocates.
  • Manage diverse issue portfolio including, but not limited to, providing SME assistance on cost drivers in auto insurance, auto repair, and underwriting restrictions.
  • Establish and maintain positive contacts with insurance regulators, including the NAIC, to advocate NAMIC’s strategic regulatory objectives.
  • Provide direct advocacy coverage for legislative/regulatory entities as needed.
  • Identify and develop emerging issues of priority to member companies and lead NAMIC policy groups on issue development.
  • Develop position papers, testimony, issue briefs, and other advocacy communications on legislation/regulation.
  • Communicate effectively on issues through oral presentations, written articles, web content, or other relevant media.

Qualifications of this job include but are not limited to:

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience working on substantive public policy issues pertaining to the insurance industry either within a state or federal legislature or agency, trade association, or company.
  • Familiarity with the property/casualty insurance industry required.
  • Experience in issue management pertaining to automotive and auto insurance issues required.
  • Property/casualty compliance procedure experience preferred.
  • Prior experience in advocacy before government organizations preferred.
  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree; J.D. or equivalent preferred.
  • Ability to successfully pass a criminal background check.
  • Flexibility to travel on an “as needed” basis, up to about 30 percent of the time.

NAMIC is a growing organization that has been advocating for a strong and vibrant insurance industry since its inception in 1895. This position includes a competitive compensation and benefits package. Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter that includes salary expectations to: dirautoandunderw@namic.org

NAMIC is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other legally protected status.

Posted: 2020-01-10 Expires: 2020-02-09

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Director of Auto and Underwriting Policy

National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana 46268

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