underwriter - commercial lines in nepean

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nepean, ontario
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Do you have previous Underwriting experience working in the Commercial Property/Casualty Insurance Business? Are you looking for a new opportunity to expand your skills with a leading insurance company? If so look no further, as we are currently looking for an Underwriter - Commercial Lines to support our client, a globally recognized insurance firm, in their Napean ON office.

In this role you will work full time hours on a 12 month assignment and earn a competitive rate of up to $33 per hour. As an Underwriter - Commercial Lines, you will be responsible for supporting a substantial portfolio of commercial property and casualty business requiring a demonstrated underwriting ability and a commitment to customer service excellence, underwriting for medium to large sized commercial accounts. This will include but not be limited to the following:

• Assess and evaluate risk for new and existing business including complex accounts.
• Assist more junior underwriters with applying corporate underwriting standards and share knowledge and skills with others in the branch.
• Analyze reports to determine adequate exposure and loss rating
• Maintain awareness of market trends, pricing levels and policy form amendments
• Negotiate renewal terms for the retention of business
• Utilize loss control and risk management practices in the underwriting process.
• Respond to inquiries from brokers regarding modification to policy files in a prompt and efficient manner.
• Work with brokers to develop new business.
• Develop and maintain excellent broker relationships and management of assigned broker portfolio
• Provide above average customer service
• Assist with training seminars
• Assist with performing self audits in the branch

• Gain experience working for a leading and globally recognized insurance firm
• Work full time hours on a 12 month assignment
• Earn a competitive rate of up to $33 per hour
• Napean, ON location

• 3 to 5 years of commercial property/casualty business
• CIP is preferred
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Strong organizational and administration skills
• Highly motivated and enthusiastic
• Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
• Good computer skills
• Ability to meet challenging deadlines and perform effectively under pressure
• Knowledge of RTM system


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