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Job description

Specialized in niches of expert know-how insurance, APRIL develops and offers a wide range of tailor-made products for personal and commercial lines. APRIL is a MGA catering exclusively to insurance Brokers. We provide insurance products and services that are flexible, competitive and adapted to the needs of the insureds. APRIL Transport is offering solutions for Hard-to-place commercial-automobile risks and transportation companies, both large and small.

We are currently seeking an Underwriter Assistant for our Transport department. The candidate will support the Underwriters in their day to day tasks. We are looking for someone that would be embedded in our values: building trust, pushing boundaries, innovating and keeping things simple.

Responsibilities

  • Do follow-ups to our brokers in order to complete the client’s file
  • Process electronic paperwork
  • Perform clerical duties
  • Assist the underwriter with the endorsements, renewals and new business
  • Deal with brokers in writing, by telephone or electronic mail.
  • Maintain positive broker relations. 

Qualifications

  • Bilingual English-French: Strong written and verbal communication skills in both languages
  • Bilingual English-French: Strong written and verbal communication skills in both languages
  • Strong computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Knowledge of insurance would be an asset

Skills

  • Fast learner and very curious
  • Fast learner and very curious
  • Strong organisational skills and efficient
  • Very rigorous and detail-oriented
  • Professional & courteous in all interactions, with customers and co-workers
  • Autonomous, dynamic and enthusiastic
  • Perform well in a busy operation and remains calm under pressure
  • Team player adaptable to a changing environment.