Details of position:

  • Position name: Senior 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, 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 Senior Commercial Underwriter to become a part of our dynamic and knowledgeable team.

The Role

  • Underwrite multi-line commercial risks, varying in size
  • Apply effective pricing and coverage in accordance with company guidelines and underwriting authority limits
  • Ability to underwrite 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 5 years’ experience working as a Commercial Underwriter
How to Apply

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

Online Application Form

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