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Job Details

Senior Underwriter - Insurance

Posted on Aug 24, 2020 by Palm Insurance Canada Inc.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $108,160.00 annually
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 03, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Palm Insurance Canada Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Geology Specialization

Oil well drilling

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Membership in the Insurance Institute of Canada - provincial chapter
  • Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP)

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Well casings

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Access
  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • Database software
  • MS Outlook

Area of Specialization

  • Oil and gas exploration and production
  • Petroleum engineering

Specific Skills

  • Use medical reports, rate tables and other documents to determine coverage
  • Review individual and group applications for insurance
  • Prepare underwriting reports
  • Evaluate new and renewal applications to determine insurance risks, insurance premiums, extent of coverage and other conditions
  • Ensure compliance with government regulations
  • Approve sale of insurance policies
  • Answer inquiries from clients and other company personnel
  • Provide underwriting advice

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large caseload
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Urban area

Insurance Experience

  • Property insurance
  • Marine and aircraft insurance
  • Liability insurance
  • Business risk insurance

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

yuliana.kim@palm.global

By phone:

403-690-2867 Ext. 0 Business Hours: 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM

Advertised Until

Oct 03, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Senior Underwriter - Insurance is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Insurance Underwriters
METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to review individual and group applications for automobile, fire, health, liability, life, property, marine, aircraft and other insurance, to ensure compliance with government regulations, andto adjust premiums, coverage or risk itself for acceptance of new and renewal applications

SOCIAL

Interest in speaking with clients, insurance agents, consultants and other company personnel to provide underwriting advice and answer inquiries

directive

Interest in approving the sale of insurance policies

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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