Financial Analyst / Underwriter, Surety

Recruiter
Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company
Location
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
28 Oct 2020
Closes
02 Nov 2020
Ref
235
Sector
Insurance
At Trisura, we expect more because we believe it can be done better.

Named one of Canada's Top Small and Medium Employers by Canada's Top 100 project in the Globe & Mail in 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, Best Small and Medium Employers in Canadafor four years running by Aon, and Insurance Industry Employer of Choice for 2016 and 2017 by Insurance Business, we are a young, growth oriented team with a commitment to attracting and retaining exceptional talent. Our growth has landed us on the Growth 500 list twice and our entrepreneurial style and niche market position ensure that our people see the result of their hard work reflected in the company's success

We are currently seeking a qualified individual to join our dynamic, forward thinking team of Surety Underwriters in our Calgary office.

FINANCIAL ANALYST / UNDERWRITER, SURETY -CALGARY

As a member of the Surety team in Calgary, the successful applicant will be responsible to assess the financial position and creditworthiness of new and existing surety clients, provide recommendations to senior management, and underwrite surety bonds. The ideal candidate is driven and results oriented with the capability to build upon and foster relationships with new and existing clients.

As an integral member of the team, you will bring
  • Demonstrated capability for outstanding customer service and building long term relationships
  • Proven track record for quick, accurate problem resolution
  • Exceptional financial statement analysis skills
  • Passion for excellence and detail orientation
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Strong work ethic, good organizational skills and the ability to work well, both independently and in a team-based environment
  • A logical, process-oriented work style
  • Strong decision-making skills

Responsibilities
  • Underwrite new business applications for surety according to company standards
  • Analyze, assess and monitor the financial strength of new and existing account business
  • Negotiate specific terms and conditions for the issuance of surety bonds
  • Regular monitoring of various construction developments, projects and exposures
  • Develop new business through networking and marketing with clients, consultants, lawyers, etc.
  • Represent Trisura at various associations and industry related functions
  • Search for solutions to complex problems with the ability to bring creativity to underwriting risks
  • Expand upon industry knowledge to improve underwriting decisions through courses and training
  • Some travel within Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba

Qualifications
  • Successful completion of BCom, or BA with Business, Accounting or Finance focus
  • 1-3+ years' experience in Surety, Commercial Credit, Banking, Finance, or Finance Leasing


If you are looking for a career in an exciting and rewarding company, are driven to excel, thrive in a team environment and want to contribute to the success of an organization that values your contribution, we want to hear from you!

We thank all candidates for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Here at

Trisura, we are committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace that reflects the diversity in each of our offices across Canada. Accommodations will be provided on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of our recruitment and selection process.

Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company, headquartered in the heart of Canada's financial district, is a specialty lines insurer with a focus on Surety, Specialty Insurance, Property & Casualty, and Warranty products. As a Canadian owned and operated company, Trisura brings innovative solutions and expertise through a select network of both national and regional brokerage firms.

The company, founded in 2006, and operating across Canada with offices in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Montréal, and Halifax, is uniquely positioned to satisfy all varieties of risk in Contract, Commercial and Developer Surety, Directors' and Officers' Liability, Fidelity, and Professional Liability including Media Liability, as well as Warranty products.

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