Details of position:

  • Position name: Senior Casualty Underwriter
  • Employment type: Full Time
  • Reporting to: Chief Underwriting Officer
  • Working hours: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM PST
  • Location: Alberta
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Bonus: Discretionary Bonus

About Vailo

Vailo is an independent and Canadian-owned Managing General Agent, with a focus on providing innovative, underwriting solutions to a select broker network by utilizing the latest technology. We are geared to achieve underwriting excellence and are committed to industry leading customer service. We are seeking a Senior Casualty Underwriter located in Alberta to become a part of our dynamic and knowledgeable team. They will help to build out Vailo’s broker network in Alberta.

The Role

  • To build a profitable Alberta based commercial liability book of business
  • Underwrite and analyze profitable new/renewal casualty business within very broad inhouse delegated authorities
  • Ability to grow and maintain business relationships with broker partners
  • Determine client insurance needs and provide solutions
  • Being accountable for ensuring that new and renewed solutions are implemented and maintained

Job Qualifications

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Thorough knowledge of underwriting guidelines, rating methodologies and business processes
  • 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 in a fast-paced environment
Education and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Professional designations CIP, FCIP, CRM a plus
  • Minimum 7-10 years’ casualty underwriting experience
How to Apply

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

Online Application Form