Underwriter, Intermediate or Senior, Commercial Lines

Employment type: Full-time
INTACT FINANCIAL CORPORATION
City: Vancouver
Last visit: 2014-10-29
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-29

Description:

About Us

If you're looking for a stimulating job with an industry leader and a supportive learning environment, you'll find it here, with us. We're one of Canada's largest and most successful providers of home and auto insurance - helping more than five million customers across Canada. Intact Financial Corporation can offer you a brand you can be proud to be associated with, a high-performance, supportive culture that rewards you for taking charge of your career and a distinctive work community fueled by resourceful and high-energy people who give back to the community.

Job Description

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Your Job

Do you have strong analytical abilities, a talent for building business relationships and enjoy providing excellent customer service? Are you eager to get your foot in the door with a national industry-leading organization? Do you want to work in an environment that believes in growth and development and offers various career opportunities?Intact Insurance writes insurance policies for contracting businesses, light manufacturers, wholesalers, professional service companies, building owners, commercial automobile fleets, and many other types of businesses. As an Intermediate orSenior Commercial Lines Underwriter you will be responsible for underwriting moderate to complex property/casualty policies to contribute to a profitable portfolio of business. You will contribute to achieving projected objectives for assigned brokers by monitoring and controlling quality of business underwritten. You will:

Analyze moderate to complex requests for quotes, renewals and policy changes, and recommend innovative solutions

Implement and exercise learned sales techniques in order to successfully bind and retain new business and renewals

Participate in broker visits, insurance industry functions and marketing events in support of broker relationship development

Provide technical advice, mentoring and coaching to team members

Conduct Quarterly Review Process with team members by auditing files and providing feedback

Occasionally be called upon to provide training and/or presentations to junior underwriters or brokers as a subject matter expert

Your Skills

University degree/college diploma or equivalent work experience

Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP)

Minimum of 4 years commercial underwriting experience

Very strong analytical and customer service skills

Initiative and ability to work under pressure

Strong negotiating skills and business savvy

Ability to develop and maintain excellent relationships with brokers

Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office products and computer tools

Individuals with lesser experience may be considered for an Intermediate Commercial Underwriter role

Eligibility to work in Canada

Applicants must be permanently eligible to work in Canada upon hire. Proof of eligibility for permanent roles may come in the form of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, permanent residence card or confirmation.POSTING CLOSES NOVEMBER 12, 2014.

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Years of Relevant Experience: Less than 1 Years

Industry: Insurance

Job Function: Insurance

Website: http://www.intactfc.com