Job Description

Premier (Premier Marine/Premier Canada) is a leader in the Specialty Insurance industry. Our people are committed to performance, positive outcomes, and career development that lead to mutual success for our organization and its clients. If you believe in a job well done, then consider the following: 

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION:? Personal Lines, Calgary Virtual Office

POSITION Underwriter (Personal Lines) 

Job Accountabilities: 

In this position you will underwrite and service our Personal Lines business, with a mandate to grow, and to develop and maintain exceptional working relationships with our brokers.? 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. 

Qualifications Required: 

  • Working towards or willingness to obtain CIP
  • General Insurance License; preference will be given to those with a Level 2 license.
  • Minimum of 2-4 years of personal lines underwriting

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: 

  • Ability to select, underwrite and manage specialized personal lines 
  • Excellent awareness and understanding of the marketplace
  • Sound knowledge of broker/insurance company relationships and the ability to apply this to the underwriting of an account
  • Strong computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

About Premier: 

Founded in 1989, Premier is head quartered in Vancouver, with branch locations in Toronto, London, Cambridge, Laval, and San Diego and a subsidiary company with offices in Seattle and Santa Rosa. With over 160 employees, Premier’s group of companies includes Premier Canada, Premier Marine, and Oceanic. Visit our website for more information on our company and the various specialty insurance products we offer -  

When you join Premier, you launch a career.  We work with you to develop your skills and talents to their fullest potential, exposing you to a broad range of assignments and continuous learning opportunities in a dynamic and fast paced environment. 

We offer you a comprehensive benefit plan, offering exceptional medical, dental, and vision care; life insurance; etc. 

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