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Junior Underwriter- Long Haul Trucking

Date: Aug 2, 2022

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA, L4W 0A5

Company: CAA Club Group

About Us

Echelon Insurance provides Personal and Commercial Specialty Insurance solutions to protect Canadian families and businesses across Canada, through our trusted network of Broker partners. Echelon is a member of the CAA Club Group of Companies, and is an equal opportunity employer who offers a professional environment that champions collaboration, trust, and growth to drive success. We cultivate a great working dynamic to help us deliver what is best for our associates, Brokers, and Customers.

Who we are

Get ready to drive your career forward. Life at Echelon is fast paced, performance-driven and rewarding. We value our Associates' career growth and ongoing professional development – and we regularly recognize their achievements and outstanding results. We are caring. We are leaders. We are innovators. We are collaborative.  We work hard and play hard. We're about doing what's right and feeling good about it.


Position Details

The Junior Underwriter, Commercial Auto  is responsible for assessing, pricing and accepting risks in accordance with the company's guidelines and objectives.

  • Responsible for the successful evaluation, selection, negotiation and pricing for assigned policies to ensure a profitable book of business within established underwriting authority.
  • Completes data entry of policy information to ensure timeliness of transactions.
  • Ensures endorsements, renewals, reissues and cancellations are reviewed and analyzed in accordance with corporate standards and guidelines.
  • Analyzes new business for risk profitability with guidance from a more senior underwriter by assessing exposures and hazards as determined by review of underwriting data.
  • Develops and maintains professional relationships with brokers and/or customers to enhance understanding of the target market and to contribute to quality service, problem solving, and risk selection through the adherence of company service standards.
  • Collaborates with brokers and customers to assist in business retention and customer satisfaction through regular interaction.
  • Participates in the communication and education of brokers concerning the corporate underwriting philosophy, policies, and procedures as required.
  • Understands and applies best business practices towards compliance, internal control and operational risk controls.
  • Assists in the price monitoring, risk selection and data quality performance reviews.
  • Works collaboratively on special projects and assignments when required.
  • Who You Are
  • Post-secondary school education and/or equivalent on the job experience
  • 1 to 3 years relevant experience in commercial auto underwriting
  • Good computer skills including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • CIP designation or working towards completing CIP courses
  • Team player adaptable to a changing environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage priorities

Our Commitment

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we invite women, members of visible and ethnic minorities, Aboriginal people and people with disabilities to apply. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs