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Pembridge Insurance Company

Intermediate Underwriter

Canada-Ontario-Markham

Can also be located in Bedford, Nova Scotia Posted 17 Days AgoIUW Pem-1571270

Company Information

Established in 1999, Pembridge Insurance Company has built a strong foundation of high quality insurance products and exceptional customer service through the support of our dedicated, independent broker network.

Pembridge offers a comprehensive range of insurance products to meet a broad range of needs for Canadians at competitive prices.  We offer traditional insurance products, such as auto, home, condominium, and tenant policies.  In addition, Pembridge also provides insurance coverage for specialty products including ATVs, motorcycles, snowmobiles, and boats.  To complement our exceptional range of products,  Pembridge also delivers personal attention to our policyholders.  In the event a valued customer should experience a loss, Pembridge's devoted Claims staff provides 24/7 response, including preferred contracting service and repair programs which supply prompt, high-quality repairs with written guarantees on all work.


Job Description

We are a growing insurance company in Canada, offering a full line of home and automobile personal lines products to Canadians.

We offer a comprehensive flexible benefits package, a retirement plan, and annual incentive plan. We are strongly commited to helping our employees maximize their skills with on-going professional and personal development, as well as individualized coaching.

Pembridge has a proud heritage of excellence in customer and claims service, product delivery, community activity and financial stability.

This position reports to the Provincial Underwriting Manager. The Intermediate Underwriter can be located in Markham, ON, or Bedford, NS.

As an Intermediate Underwriter you will be accountable for: 

  • Establishing and maintaining professional business partnerships with Brokers to provide underwriting, consulting and educational services to support regional growth.
  • Ensuring an understanding of underwriting standards and compliance to underwriting rules and guidelines.
  • Ensuring delivery of individual results within appropriate metrics, including quality, quantity, timeliness and customer satisfaction.
  • Recommending, implementing and maintaining the appropriate service policies, processes and practices to address continuous improvement initiatives.

 Qualifications & Experience: 

  • Minimum 3 years underwriting experience in the general insurance industry.
  • Experience with non-standard market would be an asset.
  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to collaborate with peers and subordinate to reach goals as well as the ability to work well independently.
  • Good negotiation skills and the ability to mentor others.
  • Active participation in CIP courses 

We have 4 positions available; for the role supporting the Maritimes team; please note that some travel will be required to the Atlantic Region.

In order to be considered for this position, candidates are invited to submit their applications by – June 1, 2018

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