Underwriter

Special Risk Insurance Managers Ltd - Langley, BC (30+ days ago)

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Company Background

Special Risk Insurance Managers Ltd. is an industry leading Managing General Agent established over 20 years ago. Our roots derive from a long serving sports, entertainment and lifestyle insurance provider (Sports-Can Insurance Consultants) and we have grown to encompass a wide range of niche and specialty products including aviation, marine, specialty casualty, accident, AD&D and hard to place property.

Commercial Lines Underwriter

We are looking to add to our growing team with a commercial lines underwriter. With two offices in BC, we are looking to add to our team in either our downtown Vancouver location or in our Langley, BC office. Our Langley office is conveniently positioned for applicants living in the Fraser Valley looking for a reasonable commute time. We offer a fast paced, motivating environment, competitive salary, benefits and bonus structure and the opportunity to work with knowledgeable individuals in a niche area of the insurance industry. This position is suitable for a candidate with prior industry experience presently working in personal lines with 5+ years insurance related experience, and looking for the opportunity to work in commercial lines and learn from our established team of experts.

Key Responsibilities

- Responsible to assess and evaluate risks and apply effective pricing, underwriting, and marketing of business. Also responsible to providing technical training and quality control in the form of mentoring
- Conduct internal underwriting compliance audits
- Handle day to day referrals in a timely fashion
- Develop and maintain positive business partnerships with our Brokers, Clients and Insurers
- Provide input into the analyzing of the brokers portfolio and make recommendations where needed.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Underwriting: 5 years (Preferred)