Assistant Underwriter
Burns & Wilcox Canada
Vancouver, BC, CA
3d ago

The Opportunity

Are you eager to contribute to a growing company? Does the idea of working in a fast-paced and globally connected company excite you?

Join Burns & Wilcox and our Underwriting Team in our Vancouver office. Our Assistant Underwriters directly service a book of business under the supervision of an Underwriter, offering the opportunity to learn the specialty insurance business and career advancements into an Underwriter role.

Job Responsibilities

  • Service a book of business under the direct supervision of an underwriter
  • Log applications, prepare binders, and process policies and endorsements
  • Bind risk, post the invoice and process technical data
  • Screen renewal applications and send out renewal letters; perform some of the underwriting and prepare quotes for underwriter approval
  • Assist with new business development
  • Order and follow up on inspections and handle endorsement requests and referrals for the underwriter
  • Manage relationships with retail agents and follow up on any outstanding information needed to complete the underwriting file
  • Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience
  • Insurance experience in underwriting and / or brokerage support with excess & surplus lines preferred
  • Sales & marketing experience preferred
  • Be technologically savvy and data drive
  • Compensation

  • Competitive base compensation
  • Benefits
  • Employer paid continuing education courses and designations
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • This is an outstanding opportunity for candidates with an entrepreneurial spirit, drive for career advancement, and desire to develop relationships while growing a book of business.

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