Senior Underwriter

  • 38305
  • Non-Life - Underwriting
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  • Quebec, Canada
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  • Oct 1, 2020
  • As a customer led organization, you must lead innovation and drive change by challenging the status quo.
  • Established relationships with Regional brokers.
  • Strong decision-making skills and the ability to bring creativity to underwriting risks.
  • Understanding of LoB/s products and portfolio.
  • Understanding of regional / local LoB/s insurance markets and competitor landscape.
  • Ability to build trusting relationships.
  • Strong organizational, deal management and negotiation skills.
  • Highly collaborative.
  • Proactively drive involvement of functional areas in the Underwriting process, including e.g. Risk Engineering, claims, actuarial, finance, distribution and other LoB.
  • Provide guidance to lower level associates.
  • High School Diploma or 5 or more years of experience in the Underwriting, Broking or Market Facing area.
  • Minimum 5 years underwriting or broking experience.
  • Must have broad experience writing or marketing & placing General Property risks.
  • Cross Border experience essential, International Programs experience highly desirable.
  • Preferred:
  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum 5 years Property Underwriting experience.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • CAT modelling experience.
  • Non-standard wording experience.
  • Primary/Excess experience.
  • Has demonstrated the ability to produce new business.
  • Microsoft Office experience.
  • Strong Business acumen.