We’re looking for a Residential Appraiser, High Net Worth, Personal Lines to join our growing team!
As a Residential Appraiser in High Net Worth (HNW), Personal Lines, your work will have a big impact on our customers as you service the British Columbia region.
As a valued member of the team, you will be a brand champion for the HNW team, conduct appraisals on new business and prospect business to determine accurate replacement costs, risk acceptability, and identify loss potential.
You will make recommendations and come up with solutions tailored to the specific risk and circumstance. This position reports to National Appraisal Manager and will be based in Vancouver.
Here are a few ways you'll make a difference :
Deliver effortless customer experience
Collaborate with various individuals (broker, customers and various internal departments)
Develop relationships with local contractors and conduct interviews to determine factors and trends driving change in construction costs for labour, materials and building components within the region
Identify and evaluate finishes and features of high valued residential property
Physically inspect, measure and photograph structures to update assessment
Keep current on construction industry forecasts, building costs, building codes, territory trends and unacceptable risk characteristics
Provide recommendations and solutions tailored to the specific risk, exposures and characteristics inherent to the territory including product advantages to customers during the appraisal process
Advise various stakeholders on loss prevention and mitigation solutions
Minimum 3 years of property appraisal and loss prevention experience
Excellent customer service, verbal and written communication skills
Work both independently and within a collaborative team environment
Proven organizational / time management skills
Strong ability to identify different types and styles of construction, fire protection and unique features found in residential homes
Ability to read and understand architectural and builder plans is preferred
Work within monthly deadlines within a demanding travel schedule, servicing a large territory
Frequent travel within British Columbia, including overnight trips.
Flexible, autonomous working hours (35 hours a week)
Familiar with architectural drawing software is an asset
Architectural designation preferred or equivalent experience
CIP and CRM designation preferred
Must possess a valid driver's license with a good driving record
Here are a few reasons why others have joined our team :
An award-winning, inspiring workplace that supports its people and recognizes great work
Stimulating, challenging projects and development opportunities to help you grow your skills and career
Flexibility in how and where you work
A comprehensive financial rewards program that recognizes your success
An extensive, flexible benefits package
An industry leading Employee Share Purchase Plan where we match 50% of net shares purchased
A casual dress for your day’ culture that encourages you to be yourself
A $350 annual wellness account that promotes an active lifestyle