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 careers@vailo.ca or use the form below. Please note that only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Online Application Form