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Job Details

Underwriter, Commercial - Insurance

Employer

Custom Software Solutions Inc.

Date Posted

April 25, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Work from home
  • Earnings $40,000.00 to $70,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 25, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Custom Software Solutions Inc.

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
  • or equivalent experience

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

  • Not applicable
  • Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP)

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Excel
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • Database software
  • Business management software
  • MS Outlook

Specific Skills

  • Answer inquiries from clients and other company personnel
  • Provide underwriting advice

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Remote location

Insurance Experience

  • Property insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Automobile insurance
  • Marine and aircraft insurance
  • Liability insurance
  • Business risk insurance
  • Fire insurance

Personal Suitability

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

Workplace information

Virtual job

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits
  • Paramedical services coverage

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?
  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

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.

Advertised Until

May 25, 2022

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 & Abilities
The Underwriter, Commercial - Insurance is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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Abilities

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