Senior Casualty Underwriting Specialist

  • 35040
  • Non-Life - Underwriting
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Apr 9, 2019
  • Responsible for assessing and evaluating severity profiled casualty accounts, both primary and excess policies.
  • Responsible for development of new business, some travelling may be required.
  • Responsible for the management of a portfolio of casualty accounts.
  • Ability to effectively negotiate solutions for our brokers and customers which result in a win/win/win for all parties
  • Ability to effectively analyze loss experience and develop a risk management program with our risk consultants which will mitigate/prevent losses
  • Ability to effectively price, underwrite and develop the business.
  • Responsible for providing technical training and quality control in the form of mentoring.
  • Provide technical advice and coaching to other underwriting staff involved in this line of business.
  • 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 reinsurers.
  • Provide input into the analyzing of the brokers portfolio and make recommendations where needed.
  • University degree and FCIP is preferred.
  • Minimum 7 to 10 years of underwriting experience in Casualty/Liability.
  • Proficiency in working with manuscript wordings.
  • Experience with writing severity profiled primary and excess casualty accounts; large account experience is an asset.
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills & negotiating skills.
  • Very strong marketing & relationship building skills.
  • Ability to problem solve and to make/impact decisions.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Ability to work independently as well as within a team environment.