Technical Underwriting Consultant, Commercial Insurance (SME)

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Job Title:
Technical Underwriting Consultant, Commercial Insurance (SME)
Position ID:
J1019-0055
Job Type:
Permanent Full Time
Division:
Underwriting
Region:
Montreal
Posting Language:
B
Job Category:
Underwriting
Number of Positions:
1
Closing Date:
30/11/2019

Keeping You Moving

RSA is one of the world’s leading multinational insurance groups. It has 300 years of experience and over 20 million customers worldwide. Our people are committed to building a dynamic internal culture in which employees love what they do and are motivated to make a difference–for customers, for their colleagues and for their own growth and development. At RSA, employing positive people is how we achieve success. You will be working in a flexible, dynamic environment that will encourage you to do great work and provide our customers with exceptional service. We will give you the right tools to help you thrive in your career while maintaining a balance between work and your personal life. We are confident that your personality and passion will keep RSA and its customers moving forward. At RSA, we have a culture that supports and recognizes superior performance with a competitive rewards program for high-performing employees. Our rewards package includes competitive compensation, work/life balance, opportunities to learn and grow within RSA and the chance to make a difference working for a worldwide industry leader.

Position Overview:

We are looking for a very motivated person to take on the role of Technical Consultant, SME, supporting the Quebec region.
Reporting directly to the Senior Manager, the successful candidate will play an essential role in the technical development of commercial underwriting teams through formal formal and informal training sessions and coaching. He or she will contribute to establishing and implementing ways to improve employees’ technical skills to ensure that we’re meeting the expectations of our commercial sectors.

Who you are

Your enthusiasm is infectious. You challenge the status quo. You find solutions to problems. You go the extra mile to exceed customers’ expectations. You get things done the right way. You represent our brand with passion and pride. You are a team player. You have fun and you make work fun for those working around you.

What you will achieve in this role

The incumbent will be responsible for team participation and for creating an environment that’s conducive to learning, collaboration and the sharing of ideas. Other tasks in scope include:

• Offer training, mentoring and technical advice to support the growth and development of our underwriters;

• Carry out checks on files, according to requirements, and share results with the management team to determine training needs and corrective actions to be taken;
• Work together with underwriters and the Head Office on more complex files;
• Work in close collaboration with the Head Office team and the local management team to put in place various initiatives for sound portfolio management and to ensure compliance with governance rules;
• Study portfolios to identify trends and appropriate actions to be taken;
• Analyze the competition and their products, particularly during special projects and the implementation of new products.

What you bring to this role

• Proven leadership ability – manage, guide and develop a group of underwriters with varying levels of competence
• Demonstrated ability to develop and lead continuous improvement initiatives in terms of quality, sound underwriting processes and customer service
• Autonomy, with excellent organizational, time management and project management skills, and the ability to coordinate several things at once
• Demonstrated skill for communicating and influencing, as well as for assessing and resolving problems
• College diploma (DCS) in insurance and financial services or other programs
• Solid technical skills in commercial insurance underwriting (P&C)
• Minimum of five years’ experience in commercial insurance
• CIP or FCIP qualification an asset

Applicants agree that by providing personal information in response to this ad, and otherwise in any recruitment process with RSA or its affiliated companies (the “Company”) such personal information may be retained and used for a period of one (1) year from the date of this application, for the purpose of consideration for employment opportunities which may arise during that time period, unless an applicant notifies the Company to the contrary.

Johnson is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.