Underwriter Small Group
London Life Miguel
Winnipeg, MB, CA
11d ago

Our Story

We are proud to announce that Canada Life will become our company brand under which our three companies service Great West Life, London Life, and Canada Life.

Together, Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life have been in the business of keeping promises for over a century.

The new Canada Life brand combines the strengths of all three so we can better deliver on our purpose : To improve the financial, physical and mental well-being of Canadians.

We are excited about this journey. To find out more about our story, click here

Role Description

The Underwriter is responsible to underwrite and analyze risks associated with our Small group and Small case ASO blocks of business.

The role is suited to the inquisitive individual who enjoys continuous learning and applying their knowledge in a variety of challenging scenarios.

We will provide successful candidates with a potential career path to more a Senior Underwriting position

Accountabilities :

  • Assessing Small Group risk on behalf of the Company
  • Identifying / evaluating challenges, negotiating mutually acceptable solutions, and acting as a technical resource to the Field offices and Head Office departments
  • Reviewing, analyzing risk and approving new group policies and amendments to existing group policies
  • Evaluating and determining appropriate renewal rates on Small Case ASO and Health and LTD Financial Management cases
  • Preparing reports for Management using Excel and Access
  • Qualifications and Competencies

  • Candidates must have post-secondary education or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • The ability to work in partnership with sales offices, team members and other internal departments
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills; ability to prioritize multiple tasks and shifting priorities
  • Strong analytical and negotiating skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Access
  • Customer service focused
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Strong problem solving and decision making skills
  • Prior experience in the Group Division with knowledge of products and Group Mainframe (PAS) system
  • Willingness to work towards a GBA or full CEBS designation under the CEBS program
  • Discover your opportunity . Apply today!

    Great-West Life offers competitive compensation, great benefits such as medical, dental, life insurance, wellness account and personal days not to mention onsite cafeteria and fitness in our head office facilities.

    If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.

    Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of more than 13 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States.

    As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings.

    We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations.

    We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported.

    We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.

    Great-West Lifeco would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.

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