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Underwriter

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 1150, Grande Allee West
  • City: Québec
  • Province: Quebec
  • Job category: Health and Medical Services
  • Job ID: JR10010832
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2021-12-17

Description

Do you enjoy making important decisions on a daily basis? Do you want to be part of a team of passionate people in an environment that carries multiple challenges? Are you curious by nature and enjoy learning something new every day?


Our Individual Insurance Underwriting Department is looking for underwriters to join its pan-Canadian team. Several professional development opportunities are available to you. The position of underwriter offers many challenges and advancement possibilities. This stimulating career is great for bilingual people with analytical skills and who enjoy making decisions. Additional experience in life insurance and/or health care is required for this position. 


Responsibilities
- Using established underwriting standards, the underwriter examines applications for life, disability, and critical illness insurance.
- The underwriter assesses medical and non-medical risk factors in order to determine the insured’s category of risk and makes the appropriate decision. The underwriter reviews the medical and non-medical records of those wanting to purchase this type of coverage. The underwriter is responsible for approving or denying applications for insurance. The underwriter requests different tests in order to document and review the file: blood tests, urine tests, attending physician’s report, etc.
- One of the responsibilities is to evaluate non-medical risks. These risks are associated with lifestyle, for example alcohol use, the practise of hazardous sports, driving record, criminal record, financial assessment, etc.


Because every file is different, the work varies!

 

Desired profile
- Education in the healthcare field or another relevant field

- At least two years of experience in life insurance and/or health care
- Bilingual (written and spoken) is mandatory


We offer:

-This position is 100% telework from anywhere in Canada

-A flexible schedule (35 hours/week in Quebec and British Columbia or 37.5 hours/week in Ontario)

-Competitive compensation and paid overtime

-Advances, easy-to-use technologies

-Possibility of development

-A dynamic and dedicated team

 

iA Financial Group is an employer of choice that offers many possibilities for advancement and that relies on its employees’ happiness and wellbeing.


At iA, we invest,
in you.

Our employees are our best investment and we have much to offer them.


Company Overview

About

iA Financial Group is the strength of a company with a human side, with its over 8,000 employees. Together, we have earned the trust of our more than four million clients and 25,000 advisors who have chosen us for their insurance, savings, and wealth management.

With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

At iA, we’re invested in you.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At iA Financial Group, we support and celebrate diversity. We strive to provide a workplace that is recognized as inclusive for all, regardless of ethnic origin, nationality, language, religious beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family situation, or physical or mental disability.

Please note that if you need help or assistance to make the recruitment process more accessible for you, please contact us here. Someone from our team will be happy to assist you.