Overview

The Economical Insurance Group Underwriting Assistant Full Time in Kitchener, ON

The Economical Insurance Group

Branch Kitchener ON CA

Position:
Underwriting Assistant
Location:
Kitchener, ON

Perform well in a busy operation and remain calm under pressure; Entering and organizing new business and cancellations into policy administration system ….

PLEASE NOTE:
This role will support our National Processing Centre hours of operation which are: 8 : 30 am to 6 : 30 pm. Your core hours will fall within this range. ( i.e. 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, 9.00 am to 5:00 pm, 10:30 am to 6:30 pm, etc.). National processing center shifts are reviewed every quarter and 30 days notification will be provided if any changes are required.

Reporting to the Team Leader, you will be accountable for providing superior service in a clerical and underwriting support role to the Personal Insurance Department.

Specific Responsibilities:
Gathering background information on new commodity business;
Entering and organizing new business and cancellations into policy administration system .
Communicate with brokers and underwriters as required to complete data entry of a file.
Maintaining electronic logs and account specific spreadsheets;
Receive and categorize underwriting transactions with high degree of accuracy
General office and other duties as required.

Personal Characteristics:
Professional, friendly and courteous in all interactions, whether with customers or co-workers;
Perform well in a busy operation and remain calm under pressure;
Proven team player who is adaptable to a changing environment;
Strong written and verbal communication skills;
Strong problem solving abilities.

Qualifications:
Completed high school diploma and relevant work experience;
Preference will be given to candidates with a post-secondary degree or diploma or willingness to complete a CIP designation;
Strong computer skills;
Preference will be given to candidates who have experience in a underwriting support role.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Kitchener, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-24
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