APRIL Canada is the leading wholesale broker of niche property and casualty insurance products in Canada. The market segments served in Canada are Construction Contractors, Motor Truck Cargo, Realty, Vacant, Third Party Liability for Manufacturers and Wholesalers, Standard and Specialized Errors and Omissions, Personal and Commercial Automobiles, Freight Transportation, Housing, Pleasure Marine and Commercial Marine.
In Canada, the April Group has more than 1,500 insurance broker clients and more than 100 employees.
We are currently seeking for a Motor Truck Cargo Underwriter for our Toronto office. The candidate will have to analyze the requests of the brokers to offer insurance solutions for their clients.
We are looking for someone that would be embedded in our values : building trust, pushing boundaries, innovating and keeping things simple.
Assessing and underwriting new business submissions
Negotiating policy endorsements and renewals
Developing and maintaining positive broker relations
Providing technical support to brokers
3-5 years’ experience in commercial lines underwriting of Motor Truck Cargo business
Excellent awareness and understanding of the marketplace
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Negotiation skills (with brokers)
Knowledge of Lloyd’s
Performs well in a dynamic operation
Team player adaptable to a changing environment
Organizational skills and being able to manage priorities
Strong analytical skills and professional judgement
A high standard of service in handling broker queries