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8 Feb 2016

Full-Time E&O UNDERWRITER-East GTA Ad Number: 25193

Insurance Career Network – Posted by Insurance Career Network Inc. Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Job Description

Insurance Career Network is a recruitment firm focused exclusively on the insurance industry.  Our relationships, knowledge and leading experience enable us to connect leading insurers, brokerage firm and independent adjusting firms with the most talented candidates for each role.



REPORTING TO: Commercial Lines Director



The E&O Underwriter is a highly motivated, team oriented individual who will contribute to a profitable book of business through sound underwriting decisions. In addition you will share your expertise and technical knowledge within the organization.


You will be responsible for ensuring delivery of a high level of customer service and working closely with others to ensure underwriting integrity. You will have the ability to work independently, make critical underwriting decisions, find solutions to problems and be responsible for managing the service, profitability and growth of your portfolio. This will be accomplished through the implementation and maintenance of operational and underwriting discipline, guidelines, and the monitoring of underwriting and service execution.



  • Underwriting new business, renewals and endorsements according to underwriting guidelines, authority limits and company standards
  • Search for solutions to complex problems
  • Seek approval/assistance as required
  • Processing all assigned work promptly and accurately, as per Guidelines
  • Working effectively within the team dynamic
  • Maintain knowledge of company and industry Underwriting policies, procedures and standards
  • Respond to broker requests and inquiries on a timely basis, as per Guidelines
  • Managing relationships with brokers, including broker visits as needed
  • Other miscellaneous duties as required

Specific Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • 3 – 5 Years E&O Experience across a variety of exposures
  • University Degree
  • CIP Designation
  • Thorough knowledge of policy wordings and limitations
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in risk selection
  • Evaluate future loss potential
  • Strong decision making skills and ability to bring creativity to underwriting risks
  • Prepare insurance quotes using quoting system
  • Issue/endorse/cancel policies using policy system
  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with peers, clients, and industry personnel
  • A strong work ethic, good organizational skills and the ability to work within a team environment
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to explain results of your work to others in the industry
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Fluent in French, both written & spoken is an asset

If this speaks to you for your next career move I would like to hear from you.  Please forward resume, call or text to 905-630-5558

When you work with Insurance Career Network, you are working with an entire team of Insurance Recruiters. Our team has the contacts to help you find your next great opportunity.

How to Apply

Company: Insurance Career Network Inc.
Posted On: 2/8/2016
Ad Expires: 3/9/2016
Contact Information:
Posted By: Marianne Leslie (Reply to this ad)
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Job Location: Ontario - GTA
Phone: 1-905-630-5558

Job Categories: Underwriting. Job Types: Full-Time.


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