Underwriter, Specialty Lines

Trinity Underwriting Managers Ltd - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Trinity is a fast growing MGA, based in Toronto, and is looking to strengthen its team with a Specialty Underwriter. Ideally the candidate will have 1 to 3 years experience, underwriting Specialty Casualty lines, including Professional Liability, Management Liability, and Tech/Media Liability. Good familiarity with Professional lines such as Engineers, Accountants, Financial Services, Mortgage Brokers and other similar occupations would be an asset. Experience with an MGA or Specialty Insurer is essential.

The candidate will be expected to

  • apply risk judgement to analyze and quote new and renewal business
  • train junior underwriters as required
  • develop and maintain good working relationships with retail brokers across Canada
  • assist in new product development
  • assist in new technology based initiatives designed to compete in the emerging insuretech world
  • be comfortable with ambiguity; i.e. be able to function efficiently with little oversight and direction, while taking ownership and accountability for the work.
  • have fun and enjoy being part of a great working environment.

Preferred qualifications

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent
  • Interest in pursuing professional insurance designation

Salary and extras are negotiable based on experience, potential, enthusiasm, and fit. Anyone comfortable working at a big boring insurance company need not apply. Anyone interested in working in an entrepreneurial culture with a great team of people, we can't wait to hear from you.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Specialty Underwriting: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)