Commercial Lines Underwriter - Vancouver (2 Vacancies)

We currently have two full-time positions available for a Commercial Lines Property Underwriter in our Vancouver office. Reporting to the Commercial Lines Manager in our BC Branch, the successful candidates will contribute to the achievement of a profitable and growing portfolio of business by effectively and efficiently underwriting risks. More specifically, the responsibilities would include the following:

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Review quote requests and applications to determine risk acceptability, policy terms and rates to process new business
  • Review and process renewals, endorsements and cancellations
  • Place facultative reinsurance on risks that exceed capacity
  • Provide underwriting advice and answer inquiries from brokers
  • Liaise with personal lines, claims and accounting departments on mutual concerns
  • Visit brokers to communicate underwriting approaches, facilitating public relations efforts and solving problems
  • Attend industry functions
  • Other various duties as required.


Required Qualifications

  • 3 + years of commercial property and casualty experience in a similar role or a combination of education and experience
  • Knowledge of policy wordings and rating guidelines
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and time management skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • CIP/FCIP designation (or working towards) would be an asset

 

Working at Peace Hills

Along with a competitive base pay, Peace Hills understands that by reducing work-life struggles, individuals can enjoy a healthier lifestyle while improving productivity at work.  A collegial work environment and a work-life balance are just two of the ways we do this.

If you are interested in this great opportunity, submit your resume to Peace Hills Insurance to hr@phgic.com. Posting will remain until a suitable candidate is found. 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted.


Application Deadline: December 08, 2022