Underwriting Specialist

  • 38309
  • Non-Life - Underwriting
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Oct 1, 2020
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  • Billingual (English & French)
  • Leading or participating in the analysis of the underwriting portfolio to drive and maintain profitability.
  • Supporting the formulation, preparation, maintenance of policy wordings, guidelines, on-line underwriting manuals and resource tools.
  • Participating in the development and formulation of corporate underwriting standards, appetite, and philosophy as well as the development of new Property and Casualty products.
  • Leading or participating in the underwriting audit process including follow up support to ensure action plans to address issues identified in the audit occur in a timely manner.
  • Maintaining forms, files, records as well as preparing reports, information and presentations as required.
  • 10+ years of experience in commercial underwriting, with at least 5 at the senior or specialist level.
  • Strong analytical skills and an understanding of portfolio analysis metrics.
  • Experience in multi-line and/or property/inland marine underwriting an asset.
  • Experience training, coaching, and mentoring individuals of diverse backgrounds and experiences.
  • Proven project and change management skills with the ability to deliver on deadlines and adapt to changing priorities.
  • You thrive on leading and motivating others to embrace accountability to deliver our exceptional client experience and achieve results.
  • You ensure you and your team’s day to day actions are in harmony with the company’s purpose, vision, and values even when challenged.
  • You take responsibility for guiding others through changing conditions and creating a supportive culture that encourages the exploration of new opportunities or innovations.
  • You value and encourage others to have cooperative and collaborative dialogue because diverse perspectives offer more creative and productive solutions.