Commercial Underwriter

Employment Type: Full Time
Reporting to: AVP – Underwriting
Working Hours: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM PST

Location: Vancouver, BC

Salary: Competitive
Bonus: Discretionary Bonus

About Vailo

Vailo is an independent and Canadian-owned Managing General Agent, with a focus on providing innovative, niche underwriting solutions to a select broker network. We are geared to achieve underwriting excellence and are committed to excellent customer service. We are seeking a Commercial Underwriter to become a part of our dynamic and knowledgeable team.

The Role:

– Underwrite multi-line commercial risks, from small to mid-sized accounts
– Apply effective pricing and coverage in accordance with company guidelines and underwriting authority limits
– Ability to underwrite niche products and develop unique underwriting solutions
– Ability to grow and maintain business relationships with broker partners
– Assess and evaluate risk quality and implement risk management recommendations

Job Qualifications

– Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
– Proficient computer skills
– Strong analytical and negotiation skills
– Ability to prioritize tasks, manage time and meet deadlines
– Professional and personable
– Self-motivated and driven to achieve company results
– Ability to work well independently and as part of a team and can work remotely, if required

Education and Experience

– Post-secondary education an asset
– CIP designation or working towards is an asset
– Minimum 2 years’ experience working as a Commercial Underwriter

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter to [email protected]. Please note that only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.