Assistant Underwriter Jobs Vacancy in Burns Wilcox Canada Toronto
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Assistant Underwriter Jobs Vacancy in Burns Wilcox Canada Toronto Jobs Details:
Want to be challenged every day? Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit! When someone needs insurance coverage for the unique, the unusual, or the unconventional, they come to Burns & Wilcox. Our Assistant Underwriters directly service a book of business under the supervision of an Underwriter, offering the opportunity to learn the specialty insurance business and career advancements into an Underwriter role. Interested? Join our team!
- Support underwriters and brokers in accessing the breadth of our products and markets
- Bind risk, issue documents, post the invoice and process technical data into ConceptOne as well as other on-line formats.
- Screen renewal applications, perform some of the underwriting and prepare the quotes for underwriter approval
- Maintain producer files including distribution of marketing brochures and mailing contract information to new producers
- Maintain quality of end product verifying prepared documents follow established procedures
- Handle submissions and endorsements received from brokers endorsement requests and referrals to the underwriter as necessary
- Follow up for any outstanding information needed to complete the underwriting file
- Order and follow up on inspections and referral for the underwriter as necessary
- Opportunity to learn the business and grow into an Underwriter role
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience
- Insurance experience in underwriting and/or brokerage support with excess & surplus lines preferred
- Sales & marketing experience preferred
- Be technologically savvy and data driven
- Competitive base compensation
- Health benefits
- Employer paid continuing education courses and designations
- Many opportunities for career advancement
This is an outstanding opportunity for candidates with an entrepreneurial spirit, drive for career advancement and desire to develop relationships while growing a book of business.
Burns and Wilcox Canada is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence with a view to providing integration and equal opportunities for all. Burns and Wilcox Canada welcomes applications from all qualified individuals and will accommodate applicants’ disability-related needs in accordance with the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please inform the Recruiter or contact our Human Resources department at HRCanada@burns_wilcox.ca or 416.774.2477. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
About Our Company
Burns & Wilcox is the nation’s largest independent wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager. In 1969, the late Herbert W. Kaufman recognized an opportunity to fill a void in the industry by establishing Burns & Wilcox as a wholesale brokerage and underwriting organization that would provide brokers and agents with unique access to a variety of insurance markets and help place their specialty risks. Today under the leadership of Mr. Kaufman’s son, Alan Jay Kaufman, that entrepreneurial spirit is thriving as Burns & Wilcox offers comprehensive solutions for retail insurance agents of all sizes, from the large alphabet houses to the more than 30,000 brokers and agent partners worldwide.