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 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