Mergers and Acquisitions Due Diligence Specialist Chicago, IL

About HUB International

HUB International Limited (“HUB”) is a fast-growing, global insurance brokerage providing a broad array of property, casualty, risk management, life and health, employee benefits, investment and wealth management products and services. Ranked 5th among the world’s largest insurance brokers and acquiring more than 70 new businesses a year, HUB has over 15,000 employees in more than 550 offices throughout North America. As a 2021 Gold Award Winner of the Stevie Award for Great Employers, HUB also boasts a top company culture that is collaborative and focused on its employees to deliver great results for its clients. Headquartered in Chicago, HUB is currently owned by a group of investors led by lead investor Hellman & Friedman, one of the world’s largest and most respected private equity firms that recently closed the largest PE fund of 2021 and one of the largest funds of all time. For more information, please visit

About The Position

HUB International’s vision is to be everywhere risk exists – today and tomorrow. Helping protect what matters most.

HUB continues to grow our Private Equity and M&A Advisory Practice and is looking for a Commercial Insurance Due Diligence Specialist to provide project management and due diligence support on proposed HUB client acquisitions. This is an ideal role for a well-organized, detail oriented, resourceful professional with broad Property & Casualty (P&C) insurance experience. This is a great opportunity for exposure to a wide range of businesses throughout North America while working in a fast-paced environment with a brokerage who quickly becoming the top M&A brokerage in the United States and Canada.

Choose a career with HUB International and take the first step toward creating a future that combines a diverse, challenging work environment with financial security and satisfaction. By joining HUB you will become part of rapidly growing company that offers significant opportunity for advancement and growth. HUB is a company where your contributions will make a difference.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manages the Commercial Insurance due diligence process from start to finish, including the communication with internal subject matter experts, clients (private equity deal team), target company c-suite executives, and other third-party deal advisors.

  • Prepares and presents reports on the Commercial Insurance and risk management programs of the proposed acquisition

  • Assembles relevant diligence information and analyze the quality of the insurance program commenting on coverage adequacy, uncovered risks, pricing as well as providing risk management recommendations.

  • Collects and compiles ongoing data uploads.

  • Works on multiple projects simultaneously

  • Works with specialized coverage and industry experts within HUB across North America to provide a written evaluation and recommendations to the potential buyer of the Target Company.

  • Reviews and analyzes financial statements of companies targeted for acquisition.

  • Provides assistance in the ongoing relationship management of our private equity clients

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 3 - 8 years of Commercial Insurance due diligence insurance experience.

  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)

  • Working knowledge of private equity and M&A market trends

  • Ability to think critically, commercially, strategically and practically

  • Experience working independently and as part of large, cross-functional teams

  • Comfortable in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment and to complete assigned projects by prescribed deadlines

  • Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time

  • Strong organizational, time and client management skills

  • Resourceful self-starter who can work independently

  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills are also required

  • Willingness to adopt a flexible time schedule and work style to meet the needs of a highly acquisitive organization

  • Availability to travel periodically as needed

Department M&A

Required Experience: 5-7 years of relevant experience

Required Travel: Up to 25%

Required Education: Bachelor's degree (4-year degree)

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About HUB International

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, HUB International Limited (HUB) is a leading full-service global insurance broker providing property and casualty, life and health, employee benefits, investment and risk management products and services. From offices located throughout North America, HUB’s vast network of specialists provides peace of mind on what matters most by protecting clients through unrelenting advocacy and tailored insurance solutions. For more information, please visit