Underwriting Assistant for Canadian Division of International Insurance Company client, Remote-Based.

Marberg Job Number: 1299.
Job Type: Temporary, initial 12 month term with possible temp-to-perm option.
Compensation: $ 24.73/hour to $30.22/hour ($45K to $55K annual full time salary equivalent).
Work Hours:  9 am to 5 pm with a 1 hour unpaid lunch break, Monday to Friday (35 hours per week).
Work Location: Currently remote-based; if hired full time, will have the option to work onsite in either Vancouver, Montreal or Toronto.

Responsibilities Summary:    

  • Provide administrative, pre-underwriting and rating support to underwriters and other staff.
  • Provide professional customer service to brokers, managers, colleagues and external suppliers as required, through email, phone, or in-person.
  • Data entry, scanning and uploading of risk documentation into internal company systems.
  • Ensuring and confirming that percentage of risk entries fall within pre-agreed upon levels.
  • Clerical administration including photocopying, logging, scanning filing and archiving quotes and declinatures.
  • Regular verbal and written interaction with other underwriting and operational teams, including Claims, Finance, Compliance, Management Services, etc.
  • Drafting ad hoc reports, presentations and marketing literature.
  • Additional underwriting assistant responsibilities as assigned.


Education:  Post secondary degree or diploma.
Preferred Experience:  Proven administrative, customer service and clerical processing experience, preferably within the insurance or financial services sectors.

Technical Skills Requirements:  

  • Proficiency in MSOffice Suite, with a focus on MSExcel (will be tested).
  • Fast and accurate data entry skills (will be tested).

Task -Based Qualifications and Additional Attributes:     

  • Strong English communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Professionalism, commitment to superior customer service and a self-motivated attitude, with the ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
  • Satisfactory Background Checks, Technical Skills Evaluations, and Employment References.

We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Job ID: 1299

Location: Canada Ontario Toronto

Category: Administrative

Salary: Competitive



Number Of Positions 1

Pay Rate 24.73

Date Updated 09/28/2021

Status New

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