Temporary Commercial Lines (Auto) Underwriter - 18 Month Contract
We currently have a temporary position available for a Commercial Lines Auto Underwriter in our Northern Alberta Branch, based out of our Edmonton office. The duration for this role is 18 months. Reporting to the Commercial Lines Manager in Northern Alberta, the successful candidate will contribute to the achievement of a profitable and growing portfolio of business by effectively and efficiently underwriting risks.
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
⪧ Various other duties as required
⪧ CIP/FCIP designation (or working towards) would be an asset
⪧ Minimum 3 years’ experience in similar role
⪧ Proven knowledge of policy wordings and rating guidelines
⪧ Strong written and verbal communication skills
⪧ Insight into current market and industry trends
⪧ Excellent interpersonal, organizational and time management skills
⪧ Sound Microsoft product computer skills
Working at Peace Hills
Peace Hills understands that by reducing work-life struggles, individuals can enjoy a healthier lifestyle while improving productivity at work.
If you are interested in this great opportunity to build your career submit your resume, stating the position you are applying for, to Peace Hills Insurance at firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted.
Application Deadline: February 28, 2019