Underwriting Broker

HUB International provides products and services in all areas of insurance, including Commercial, Personal and Employee Benefits. We are the leading insurance broker in BC and across Canada, and are ranked among the world's top 10 insurance brokerages. We are committed to providing the best coverage, value and service based on the strength of our vast global resources and solid local relationships.

This is a permanent position and location will depend on successful candidate locale.

Understanding risk is our business. It is not a simple process, but one that relies on a complex process, sound judgement and attention to detail. Balancing the risk with a balanced view of the business needs, requires a broad knowledge of Personal Insurance that creates the role of a successful underwriter.


  • Underwrite Personal Insurance business in a program
  • Reviewing applications and assessing risk
  • Recommend coverage specifying: terms and conditions, rate, deductible, & wording
  • Look for innovative solutions to bind difficult risks
  • Provide technical leadership for underwriting of Personal Insurance business in a program environment
  • Offer responsive, solution-oriented service to in house brokers
  • Train & update personal insurance brokers on product knowledge where needed
  • Collaborate on product development and workflows within a team of Underwriters
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned


You have at least five years of experience in a Personal Lines capacity, either as an advisor/broker or as an underwriter. Be able to demonstrate a concrete understanding of variables that can impact the risk assessment and ability to place risk. Strong communication skills are required to allow you to collaborate across various teams in order to provide the best client experience possible and grow the personal lines business in Hub.
  • Level 2 General Insurance License
  • Completion of industry-related designation (CAIB, CIP, CRM, etc), or actively working on completion

Your future with HUB:

We offer:
  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive benefits
  • Group RRSP matching
  • Complete tuition/course/certification
  • Opportunities for career advancement and professional growth

Choose a career with HUB International and take the first step toward creating a future that combines a diverse, challenging work environment with financial security and career satisfaction. By joining HUB you will become part of a rapidly growing company that offers significant opportunity for learning, development, growth as well as advancement.

Please apply online or e-mail resume and cover letter to julie.skelton@hubinternational.com


Location: Canada, British Columbia, Nanaimo

Location: Canada, British Columbia, Chilliwack

Location: Canada, British Columbia, Prince George

Required Education: High school or equivalent

Required Experience: 5-7 years

Required Travel: Negligible

Date published: 14-May-2018

Department: Underwriting

Ref#: 77106_20180512

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