Careers / Construction Underwriter

Construction Underwriter

We are looking for a full-time Commercial Lines Underwriter to join our construction team in London, Ontario or Vancouver, BC.


Position Details

This role includes a benefits package. Compensation to be determined, commensurate with experience.

This is an in-office position at our London, Ontario OR Vancouver, BC office. There is no ability to work remotely.

Job Description

  • Underwriting construction risks within your level of authority based on your level of experience.
  • Answering inquiries and providing support to our brokers while building + maintaining relationships.
  • Preparing underwriting instructions for processing on renewals, endorsements, cancellations, new business.
  • Achieve performance targets and meet required deadlines to maintain service standards.
  • Promote and model the Forward Insurance Managers Ltd. culture, values and brand promise.
  • Other duties as required.

Job Qualifications

  • Minimum 2 years of experience (underwriting or broker marketing role).
  • Strong professional communication, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Strong computer skills including high proficiency with MS office.
  • Able to work effectively under pressure and deliver on deadlines and service standards.
  • An inclusive and transparent collaboration style.
  • Ability to obtain insurance license / completion of a criminal record check.

Education & Experience

Preference given to applicants with underwriter, broker, or other industry experience and /or education (CAIB, CIP or other relevant designations)

 

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter to m.rodger@forwardinsurance.ca or use the form below. Please note that only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Submit Cover Letter & Resume

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