Leader, Farm Underwriting
- Closing Date: N/A
- Rate of Pay: Salary
- Positions Available: 1
- Type: Full Time
- Duration: Permanent
- Avg. Hours/Week: 35
- Schedule: Days
- Education: College, University
The Commonwell Mutual Insurance Group is not just another insurance company; we are a P&C Mutual company with solid grass roots within our community. We’re proud to be a leader within the P&C industry offering a Mutual experience rich with history, opportunity and exceptional customer service. We are committed to profitable growth, team development, ingenuity, while having fun at work. We encourage a work-life balance and we are serious about what we do.
Located in our Lindsay Office
This position will oversee the day to day operations across the Farm line of business ensuring effective and timely processing of new, endorsement and renewal business resulting in profitable growth. Leading a team of Farm and Field Underwriters this individual will manage the development of employees, identify and implement opportunities for efficiencies and manage the transactional service levels within the Farm team. The incumbent will seek out and implement initiatives to achieve enhanced policy member and broker/agent experience.
- As an experienced insurance professional, you confidently demonstrate the following key skills:
- Strong ability to review current processes and review for value-add/non-value add opportunities centered around the policy member through continuous improvement;
- Strong ability to make recommendations to enhance existing manual workflow processes and transform into an automated approach in the policy admin system;
- Expert knowledge of Commercial General Liability and commercial property risk management, specifically commercial exposures as it relates to farm insurance;
- Expert competency in reading and interpreting all policy wordings relevant to residential, farm and agri-commercial business, including but not limited to XS and Umbrella Liability and less commonly used endorsements
- Ability to assist with the development, implementation and communication of corporate goals and objectives to support the business plan.
- Expert understanding of relevant regulations, including the Insurance Act and applicable building codes
- Ability to lead product and technical training to internal staff and external broker/agent partners
- Strong agriculture community background would be an asset
- Significant strength in prioritizing competing priorities
- Excels at working under pressure and multi-tasking;
- Strong and effective communication skills at an individual and group level to support the development and success of the Farm team.
- 10+ years of experience with P&C insurance, prior leadership experience as asset.
- Completion of post secondary education and completion if CIP, working towards FCIP.
Go to thecommonwell.ca and visit our application site to submit your application.
We thank all candidates for their applications, but only those to be interviewed will be contacted.
The Commonwell Mutual Insurance Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring barrier free employment process.
Perks & Benefits
- Life insurance coverage
- Dental care insurance coverage
- Vision care insurance coverage
- Performance bonuses
- Medical, prescription, dental, and vision plans
- Short term disability insurance
- Long term disability insurance
- Advantageous pension plan
- Paid holidays
- Tuition reimbursement or payment for seminars and classes
- Professional association meeting, conference or seminar expense
- Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
- Wellness programs
- Paid volunteer days a year
- Free parking (car or bicycle)
- 5 Day work weeks