Vice President, Underwriting

  • 34248
  • Non-Life - Underwriting
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  • Quebec, Canada
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  • Sep 18, 2018
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  • Billingual (English & French)
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Anticipates industry trends and business opportunities by conducting financial analyses and analyzing data.
  • Evaluates our lines of business and profitability across Canada as well as rates, retention and market conditions.
  • Is responsible for results including, growth and underwriting profits.
  • Develops and implements action plans that maximize our operational proficiency, growth and profit.
  • Prepares premium plan budgets.
  • Works closely with Actuarial department on pricing review project to ensure profitable growth.
  • Promotes a culture of customer intimacy with respect to our Quebec broker force.
  • All other related tasks.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor degree.
  • 10 to 15 years of commercial underwriting.
  • Five years leading a team.
  • Actuarial designation preferred.
  • Solid analytical skills with ability to question assumptions.
  • Strong communication, management and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to think and act strategically and to implement changes.
  • Solutions-oriented individual.
  • Strong project management and negotiation skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership; executive presence.
  • A proven track record of building and fostering broker relationships.
  • Strong verbal and written skills, French and English.