Premier (Premier Marine/Premier Canada) is one of Canada’s largest Managing Underwriting Agencies. A leader in the Specialty Insurance industry, 100% Canadian owned. Our people are committed to performance, positive outcomes, and career development that lead to mutual success for our organization, our valued employees, our partners and clients.
Whether you’re starting your career or taking it to the next level, Premier offers a unique environment for you to grow & succeed. If you believe in a job well done, then consider the following:
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Commercial Lines – Vancouver, London or Toronto
POSITION: Commercial Underwriter
In this position, you will underwrite and develop our Commercial portfolio, with the mandate to grow profitability, maintaining exceptional working relationships with our brokers/agents. This position requires a candidate with strong technical and underwriting expertise to provide support within the Commercial/Professional lines team. The incumbent should be an adept communicator to confidently respond to and resolve broker/agent inquiries, and someone who is capable of making operational decisions with autonomy within your level of authority.
Qualifications & Skills Required:
- Minimum 1-3 years of company underwriting or broker experience, handling/quoting mid-sized Commercial accounts
- CIP or working towards completing CIP courses
- Good solid relationships
- Excellent awareness and understanding of the marketplace
- A high standard of service in handling queries
- Strong computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
Founded in 1989, Premier is head quartered in Vancouver, with 5 additional offices located across Canada - Toronto, London, Cambridge, Laval, and Calgary. With over 150 employees, Premier’s companies include Premier Canada, Premier Marine, and Oceanic. Visit our website for more information on our company and our unique specialty insurance products. www.premiergroup.ca
When you join Premier, you join a growing organization that’s focused on providing first class innovative insurance solutions! We will collaborate with you to develop your skills and talents to their fullest potential, exposing you to a broad range of assignments and continuous learning opportunities in a dynamic fast paced environment.
We offer you a comprehensive benefit plan, offering exceptional health, medical, dental, vision care and life insurance; etc.