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Underwriter

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 1080, Grande Allee West
  • Location: Québec, Quebec
  • Other Possible Location(s): Vancouver, British Columbia; Montréal, Quebec; Toronto, Ontario
  • Job category: Health and Medical Services
  • Job ID: JR10013323
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2022-05-27

Description

Do you enjoy making important decisions on a daily basis? Do you want to be part of a team of enthusiasts in an environment that involves several challenges? Are you curious and like to learn something new every day? Our Underwriting Department, Individual Insurance, is currently looking for underwriters to join its pan-Canadian team.

Several professional development opportunities are available to you. The career of an underwriter offers many challenges and opportunities for progression. This stimulating job is suitable for bilingual people who have analytical skills and like to make decisions. Extensive experience in the field of individual insurance and/or in the medical field is required.

Functions

  • Using established selection standards, the underwriter studies life, disability and critical illness insurance proposals
  • It assesses the medical and non-medical risk factors, in order to determine the risk category of the insured and make the appropriate decision.
  • It analyzes the medical and non-medical records of people wishing to obtain this type of protection.
  • He is responsible for accepting or refusing the insurance request. To do this, he requests various tests to document and analyze the file: blood and urine test, report from the attending physician, etc.
  • Part of the job is to analyze non-medical risks. These are related to lifestyle habits, for example the consumption of narcotics and alcohol, the practice of hazardous sports, the driving record, the criminal record, the financial evaluation, etc.

Each file being different, the work is varied!

Required profile

  • Studies in the field of health, or any other relevant field
  • At least 2 years of experience in the field (life insurance, critical illnesses, disability)
  • Spoken and written bilingualism (an asset)

We offer you :

  • A 100% telework job from anywhere in Canada
  • A flexible schedule of 35 hours/week (provinces of Quebec and British Columbia) or 37.5 hours (Ontario)
  • Competitive compensation and paid overtime
  • Advanced and easy-to-use technologies
  • A possibility of development

A dynamic and dedicated team iA Financial Group is an employer of choice, offering many opportunities for advancement and focusing on the happiness and well-being of its employees.


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.