Commercial Lines (Auto) Underwriter

We currently have a full-time position available for a Commercial Lines Auto Underwriter in our Southern Alberta Branch. This role reports to the Southern Alberta Commercial Lines Manager. The successful candidate will contribute to the achievement of a profitable and growing portfolio of business by effectively and efficiently underwriting risks.  

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

⪧ Review quote requests and applications to determine risk acceptability, policy terms and rates to process new business
⪧ Review and process renewals, endorsements and cancellations
⪧ Place facultative reinsurance on risks that exceed capacity
⪧ Provide underwriting advice and answer inquiries from brokers
⪧ Liaise with personal lines, claims and accounting departments on mutual concerns
⪧ Visit brokers to communicate underwriting approaches, facilitating public relations efforts and solving problems
⪧ Attend industry functions
⪧ Various other duties as required

Required Qualifications

⪧ CIP/FCIP designation (or working towards) would be an asset
⪧ Minimum 3 years’ experience in similar role
⪧ Proven knowledge of policy wordings and rating guidelines
⪧ Strong written and verbal communication skills
⪧ Insight into current market and industry trends
⪧ Excellent interpersonal, organizational and time management skills
⪧ Sound Microsoft product computer skills


Working at Peace Hills

Along with a competitive base pay, Peace Hills understands that by reducing work-life struggles, individuals can enjoy a healthier lifestyle while improving productivity at work.  A collegial work environment and a work-life balance are just two of the ways we do this.

If you are interested in this great opportunity, submit your resume to Peace Hills Insurance to hr@phgic.com. Posting will remain until a suitable candidate is found. 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted.


Application Deadline: November 30, 2020