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 [email protected]. Please note that only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.