Work is a big part of our lives, so it makes sense to choose a company that offers truly rewarding work. At Economical Insurance®, your contributions, creativity, and energy won’t go to waste.
Our passionate culture and pioneering mentality infuse everything we do, which is why our one-million-plus policyholders know we’ll protect their homes, businesses, farms, cars, and pets like they’re our own.
We’re not afraid to see how far we can push the envelope to make insurance better. Our family of companies includes Sonnet, the only Canadian home and auto insurer offering a fully online buying experience, and Petline, the largest Canadian pet insurance company.
We’re also preparing to become a publicly traded company, a once-in-a-lifetime career opportunity for everyone who joins our team.
If you’re looking for a company that takes care of its people and its customers and has a track record of doing big things, get ready to love it here.
What can you expect in this role?
Economical’s in-house claims litigation unit acts in litigation arising from claims under its insurance policies. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing litigation team with excellent opportunities for strategic input and professional development.
Act as coverage counsel for Economical Insurance
Prepare coverage opinions, and appear as counsel on behalf of Economical in coverage litigation
Play an advisory role to Economical’s claims department in relation to coverage litigation
What do you bring to the role?
Law degree from an accredited law school (LLB or Juris Doctor)
Licensed by the Law Society of Ontario to practice law
6+ years of post-call experience working in the area of coverage and coverage litigation, ideally with in court experience
High degree of personal ethics, integrity and responsibility with an ability to deal with sensitive issues and safeguard confidential information
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills across a range of contexts
Excellent negotiation and facilitation skills with a proven capability for effective presentation tools / methods
Ability to perform under pressure, meet deadlines and handle multiple, yet sometimes conflicting priorities
This role requires successful clearance of a background check
We also take potential into consideration. If you don’t have this exact experience, but you know you have what it takes, be sure to give us more insight through your application and cover letter.
Go ahead and expect a lot you deserve it.
We offer :
Competitive salaries, with potential for an annual raise and bonus
Pension and savings programs, with company-matched RRSP contributions
Generous time away, including vacation and personal needs days
Paid volunteer days and company matching on charitable donations
Educational resources, tuition assistance, and paid time off to study for exams
Two annual wellness campaigns participants earn up to $300 each year to spend on almost anything supporting health and work-life balance (think things like spa days, daycare, pet grooming)
An unlimited employee referral bonus program
Flexible work schedule
Discounts on products and services
HOW TO APPLY
in order to successfully apply, please ensure your application is submitted by 11 : 59 p.m. the day before the deadline.
Our inclusive work environment welcomes diversity and supports accessibility. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please let us know by contacting : hrsharedservices economical.com.
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