Job Description

Premier Group of Companies is a leader in the Specialty Insurance field. Our people are committed to performance, positive outcomes, and career development that leads to mutual success for our organization and its clients. If you believe in a job well done, then consider the following:

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION:   Commercial Lines, Kitchener/Cambridge

POSITION:          Underwriter, Fleet and Garage

Job Accountabilities:

In this position at our Branch Office in Kitchener/Cambridge, you will underwrite and service our Fleet and Garage Auto business. With a mandate to grow the portfolio while maintaining exceptional working relationships with our brokers this position requires a candidate with strong technical and underwriting expertise. The incumbent should be an adept communicator to confidently respond to and resolve broker inquiries, and someone who is capable of making operational decisions with autonomy within your level of authority. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Apply standard rates, calculate premiums, and underwrite new business, renewals, endorsements, and cancellations.
  • Assess and evaluate more complex risks and apply effective pricing and underwriting standards
  • Liaison with brokers to verify information, explain and interpret coverage.
  • Develop superior relationships with brokers.
  • Underwrites manually rated policies.

Qualifications & Skills Required:

  • Three to five years of related underwriting experience is preferred
  • CIP or working towards completing CIP
  • A high standard of service in handling broker queries on new accounts.
  • Excellent awareness and understanding of the marketplace
  • Strong computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

Vary based on qualifications of applicant

How to Apply:
Interested applicants should submit their cover letter and resume outlining their qualifications to  We thank all applicants in advance for their interest. However, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Job Posting Details

Job Type


Market Segment


Company Type

Insurance Service Provider

Languages Required


Education Required

CIP Partial Completion

Minimum Experience Required

3 to 4 Years