Underwriter, Commercial Lines

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City : Sudbury

Category : Underwriting

Industry : Insurance

Employer : Intact Financial Corporation

We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive workplace that inspires each of us to be the best we can be.  Join our team and make a difference!

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 Underwriter in our Sudbury team, you are responsible for underwriting Commercial Property/Casualty accounts to contribute to a profitable portfolio of business with supporting Commercial Auto accounts. You will use superior customer service and sales skills while making good business decisions quickly.  Excellent data entry and computer skills are required to facilitate the fast-paced profitable sales environment.
You will:

Assess, evaluate and negotiate on moderate to complex risks.
Apply effective pricing and underwriting strategies in accordance with Company guidelines and personal underwriting authority limits.
Within your level of authority, quote, negotiate, sell, and authorize the acceptance of moderate to complex new business, renewals, and endorsements to develop and retain profitable business according to the business plan established for the department.
Participate in broker visits, insurance industry functions and marketing events in support of broker relationship development
Arrange reinsurance if and when required.
Work closely to develop and maintain positive business partnerships with brokers, reinsurers and co-workers.
Answer inquiries, develop and monitor business with brokers through visits, discussions, and correspondence.
Use the computer system for policy inquiry, electronic filing, underwriting and rating transactions.
Foster cooperative broker relationships to identify and develop sales opportunities.

Closing Statement

Before receiving a job offer, you may be asked to consent to a background check if it’s a requirement for the role. This may include: verifying work references, validating education and credentials, employment verification, identity checks, reviewing credit reports, as well as criminal and driving record checks.
At Intact, our values guide everything that we do.  We celebrate our differences and appreciate our similarities. That’s why we are committed to building an inclusive and inspiring environment for all employees. 
For internal candidates, you can apply for a posted position if you have been in your current position for at least 12 months and are performing at a satisfactory level.Please note we may have identified other internal candidates through our Employee Development Program, and that the selection process may also be opened to external applicants.
If you need a specific accommodation during the recruitment process, please let us know and we will be happy to provide.
This posting closes on April 1, 2019 at 11:59pm. 

Eligibility to work in Canada

It’s important that you are legally eligible to work in Canada at the time an offer of employment is made.  You may be requested to provide proof of eligibility at that time.

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