Farmers Insurance Careers

PL Asst Product Mgr - H.O.

Woodland Hills, California
Proposition & Product Management


Job Description

Requisition ID: 190001AO
  
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Join a team of diverse professionals at Farmers to acquire skills on the job and apply your learned knowledge to future roles at Farmers. Farmers Insurance also offers extensive training opportunities through the award winning University of Farmers named by Training magazine amongst top 10 corporate training units in the world. Start your career at Farmers today! 
  
Job Summary 
  
Directs and conducts research and preparation activities regarding new personal lines insurance programs and coordinates their introduction with other departments. 
  
Essential Job Functions 
  
Responsible for profits/losses in assigned product/territory. Takes leadership role in special projects as assigned by Product Manager. Develops long- and short-term plans for their assigned product/territory with State Executives. Directs development of pricing and contract changes for product. Manages the analysis and research performed in the development and its alignment with other lines. Stays abreast of industry developments. Negotiates and sets priorities to align product goals with the State Executives’ goals. Facilitates through other parts of the organization to accomplish results. Responsible for providing requirements to IT for system changes. Trains and develops product analysts. Coordinates state and home office legislative and regulatory affairs providing input on key bills and regulation. Performs other duties as assigned. 
  
Physical Actions 
  
Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing, and lifting and/or carrying 20 lbs maximum, and seeing. 
  
Physical Environment 
  
Required job duties are normally performed in a climate-controlled office environment with occasional exposure to uncontrolled outside environmental conditions. 
  
Education Requirements 
  
Four-year college degree in mathematical or statistical field preferred. Graduate degree preferred. 
  
Experience Requirements 
  
Mathematical or statistical experience. Five years experience in similar role, or Graduate degree and three years experience in similar role 
  
Special Skill Requirement 
  
  • Strong PC Skills, including Excel (pivot tables & v-lookups) required.
  • Experience working in Access and SAS is beneficial.
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills, including ability to make effective presentations and write articles publishable in trade magazines.
  • Knowledge of or ability to quickly learn advanced insurance pricing concepts and insurance terms and structure.
  • Minimum of 1 year Product management required. Experience in Insurance Product Management preferred.

Candidate qualifications may be reviewed against the requirements for the associated levels of this position's core function. Salary grade will be based on selected candidates' experience and skills.

  
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. 
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Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 02/16/2019