New Grad Underwriter Job at Intact – Toronto, ON
As Canada’s largest provider of property and casualty insurance, we’re not only leading our industry, but we’re redefining what it means to work for it. As a recognized top employer, we’re committed to living our values and supporting our dedicated people who bring their best to work each day because they know their work matters.
About the role
We’re looking for a New Grad to join our growing Surety team as an Underwriter!
As an Underwriter your will be supporting the underwriting of commercial surety accounts by conducting financial and credit risk analysis in order to make appropriate decisions within own underwriting authority. Review and interpret financial statements and the Act/Law associated with the bond type. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent rapport building skills by building and maintaining positive relationships with various clients: insurance brokers, lawyers, chartered accountants and government officials.
Here are a few ways you’ll make a difference:
Review bond applications, financial statements, legal documents, Acts/Regulations, bond forms, and other related documents
Perform financial analysis by imputing financial information and reviewing ratios and trends
Assess risk and appropriately recommend approval of new and renewing commercial surety bonds
Develop and maintain relationships with insurance brokers to market bonds
Maintain accurate underwriting documentation and records
Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting or finance
Exposure to insurance industry an asset
Solid understanding of financial statements
Strong analytical and research skills
A history of providing excellent customer service and sound judgment
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple tasks in a high-volume, fast-paced environment
Ability to work independently and collaborate with co-workers in a team setting
Proficiency with MS Office Suite of products
Here are a few reasons why others have joined our team:
An award-winning, inspiring workplace that supports its people and recognizes great work
Stimulating, challenging projects and development opportunities to help you grow your skills and career
A comprehensive financial rewards program that recognizes your success
An extensive, flexible benefits package
An industry leading Employee Share Purchase Plan where we match 50% of net shares purchased
A $350 annual wellness account that promotes an active lifestyle
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
At Intact, our value of Respect is founded on seeing diversity as a strength, being inclusive and fostering collaboration. We value diversity and strive to create an inclusive, accessible workplace where all individuals feel valued, respected and heard.
If we can provide a specific adjustment to make the recruitment process more accessible for you, please advise the Talent Acquisition partner who reaches out about the job opportunity and they will work with you to meet your needs.
As an employer and publicly traded financial services company, the best interests of our customers, employees and shareholders are important to us. We want Intact to be a great place to work! This means that internal and external candidates will be asked to consent to background checks so we can learn more about you. Please note that for positions with access to financial data or funds, your credit must be in good standing.
For internal candidates, you can apply for a posted position if you have been in your current position for at least 12 months and are performing at a satisfactory level. Please note we may have identified other internal candidates through our Employee Development Program, and that the selection process may also be opened to external applicants.
Eligibility to Work in Canada
It’s important that you are legally eligible to work in Canada at the time an offer of employment is made. You may be requested to provide proof of eligibility at that time.
This posting closes on August 5, 2021 at 11:59 pm.
About the Company
Company: Intact –
Company Location: Toronto, ON