Temporary Commercial Lines (Auto) Underwriter - 18 Month Contract

We currently have a temporary position available for a Commercial Lines Auto Underwriter in our Northern Alberta Branch, based out of our Edmonton office. The duration for this role is 18 months. Reporting to the Commercial Lines Manager in Northern Alberta, 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

Peace Hills understands that by reducing work-life struggles, individuals can enjoy a healthier lifestyle while improving productivity at work.

If you are interested in this great opportunity to build your career submit your resume, stating the position you are applying for, to Peace Hills Insurance at hr@phgic.com

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

Application Deadline: February 28, 2019