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Underwriter

November 7 2019
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories Bank, Insurance, Financial Services
Edmonton, AB

Who We Are

Excited to be now part of the BrokerLink Family, Risk-Can Underwriting Managers was created over 10 years ago by several highly respected members of the insurance community, who specialized and continue to specialize in providing exceptional service on complex risks. Our main focus remains providing extraordinary service year after year for our valued clients, you, the Brokers. With over years and years of combined insurance industry experience and our commitment to service, our clientele choose to remain clients of Risk-Can for years to come. We have taken pride in treating Brokers honestly and fairly, and in providing quality service.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Risk-Can team as an Underwriter at our branch office in Mayfield. If you have previous underwriting experience and are looking to broaden your skills in a department which handles unique and complex ‘outside of the box’ risks this is the opportunity for you!

This role will offer you the opportunity to:

  • Underwrite commercial liability and property submissions with the intent to offer insurance solutions for our brokers and contribute to a profitable portfolio of business
  • Ensure proper underwriting, pricing, authorizing and documentation of moderate to complex new business submissions
  • Work within established underwriting authority limits, structured parameters, rating matrices, and defined guidelines
  • Build strong relationships with our brokers by offering insurance solutions that assist them in their front line sales and customer relationships
  • Make recommendations to improve the department and increase its efficiency

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Exceptional customer service skills and ability to develop strong relationships with our brokers
  • Strong negotiation skills and business savvy
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple priorities, work independently with guidelines and show initiative
  • Ability to problem-solve and make decisions
  • Post-Secondary education
  • 2 – 5 years of commercial P&C underwriting experience
  • Completion of or working towards a Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation an asset
  • Above average computer proficiency in – Excel, MS Office, Outlook

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

BrokerLink is committed to providing an accessible environment. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in the selection process

At BrokerLink, we know there’s more to your decision about where you work than just the work itself. We know that helping our people achieve their career goals in a culture that offers growth and balance is what sets us apart. Our commitment to our employees is to offer workplace benefits that set the standard for them and their families. Along with a professional and fulfilling work environment, we provide competitive compensation, comprehensive benefit programs and a commitment to ongoing professional development.

Our values help guide us and our commitment to excel in all aspects of our business. Joining our team means you’ll have the opportunity to live our values.

Learn more about BrokerLink’s Living Our Values.

At BrokerLink, we value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive workplace that inspires each of us to be the best we can be. Join our team and make a difference!

Applicants must be permanently eligible to work in Canada upon hire. Proof of eligibility may be requested and may come in the form of a copy of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, permanent residence card or confirmation.

Apply now!