Job Description

COMPANY:   Pitcher & Doyle

LOCATION:  Mississauga

 

JOB/POSTION DESCRIPTION

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DEPARTMENT:                         INSURANCE CANADA

 

POSITION/TITLE:                  UNDERWRITER – INTERMEDIATE OR SENIOR

 

RESPONSIBLE FOR:                Underwriting risks within the authority levels set for the role

 

REPORTS TO:                          Underwriting Manager

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MAJOR PURPOSE OF POSITION:

 

Develop profitable, long-term accounts and broker relationships for a National Dealership program by assessing risk eligibility and negotiating appropriate pricing and terms for New Business & Renewals.

 

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

 

  • Provide technical underwriting expertise for your Portfolio of Dealership accounts including Property, Casualty and Garage lines of business
  • Working for a national MGA, accept risks on behalf of the insurer subject to established authority levels
  • Analyze and evaluate results for your National Portfolio using individual or collaborative judgment to ensure that profit and growth goals are met
  • While working in a team environment, provide exceptional service to your assigned brokers and their portfolio
  • Mentor junior underwriting staff aiding in their career development
  • Communicate results, outstanding issues, national industry trends and business opportunities to the Management team
  • Build strong relationships with our key brokers working with them to generate new business opportunities
  • Provide support for special projects and any other duties as required
  • Some travel required across provinces

 

INDUSTRY KNOWLEDGE, QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS:

 

  • In-depth technical knowledge and experience working in both property/casualty and automobile (Garage) lines of business
  • Exceptional knowledge of Commercial underwriting principles, concepts and methodologies
  • Extensive knowledge of Regional Commercial rates and pricing to effectively underwrite and attract target business across Canada
  • Ability to work well independently as well as part of a team
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Computer skills that including Microsoft Office
  • Superior customer service skills and business acumen

 

 EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • University / College degree
  • CIP designation or working towards completion
  • CRM, FCIP is an asset
  • Minimum 5 years of Commercial Auto underwriting experience
  • Must have experience with Garage policies

Job Posting Details

Job Type

Full-Time
Permanent

Market Segment

Commercial Insurance
Insurance

Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Languages Required

English

Education Required

CIP

Minimum Experience Required

5 to 6 Years

Does this job require travel ?

Yes

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