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Underwriter Assistant

Location
Surrey, BC
Details
Full Time
3 days ago
Underwriter Assistant

Surrey, BC, Canada Req #994

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Westland has an exciting opportunity for an Underwriting Assistant in Surrey, BC. Don't miss this chance to be part of a dynamic team that is growing rapidly! This is a great opportunity if you are looking to grow your insurance knowledge and move ahead in your career. With Guardian Risk, you will enjoy working in a vibrant, supportive team environment. The ideal candidate will have some insurance experience.

What we offer:

  • Comprehensive medical and dental benefits
  • Commitment to work/life balance
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Continuing education support
  • No evening or weekend hours


The Opportunity:

  • Process all policy documentation including new business proposals, renewals, invoicing, cancellations, and endorsements
  • Prepare and forward cover letters and binders for renewals as directed
  • Assist underwriters with following up on information from brokers and clients
  • Manage abeyance system and renewal logs to meet client service standards
  • Various other duties as assigned


Here's what you bring:

  • High school graduate with some post-secondary
  • Minimum 1-2 years' experience in insurance industry
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy is essential, excellent organizational skills and a team player
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion are important qualities
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Strong work ethic without sacrificing the ability to have fun on the job
  • General Insurance Level 1 License is preferred


Westland Insurance Group is one of the largest and fastest-growing independent property and casualty insurance brokers in Canada. With a national network of 195 locations and over 2,100 employees, the company continues to expand coast to coast. Westland's brokers provide expert advice to home, business, farm, life, and auto insurance clients. Since its founding in 1980, Westland has remained a family-owned company that is committed to supporting its local communities.

Westland Insurance Ltd. is an inclusive organization that values diversity in its workforce. We listen, champion equality and diversity, and create safe welcoming spaces where everyone has a voice and is free to be themselves. Westland Insurance Ltd. encourages applications from all qualified individuals and will accommodate applicants' disability-related needs, up to the point of undue hardship, throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.

If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact the recruitment team by email at careers@westlandinsurance.ca
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  • Surrey, BC, Canada
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