Manager -Underwriting

Toronto (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 2066144
PermanentFrom: $100,000.00
Financial Services & InsuranceFinance & Accounting
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenNot required
Start PeriodDate Posted
Two weeks +Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Job Description

Our esteemed client in the nonprofit space is hiring a Manager of Underwriting. If you have over 6 years of Underwriting experience, advanced analytical skills, and have at least one year of leadership experience, this is a great position for you!

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Coach a team of Underwriting Analysts throughout the underwriting process
  • Review and approve Analyst risk assessments and proposed terms and conditions
  • Analyze complex corporate and financial structures
  • Represent organization as the subject matter expert for the Underwriting Group
  • Lead new applicant technical interviews for proposed projects.
  • Lead meetings with vendors as needed
  • Manage escalated files and escalate to Director as required
  • Underwrite and conduct post-mortem reviews on complex files
  • Collaborate with leaders of other departments to resolve complex issues
  • Conduct documented mid-year and year-end performance review for direct reports
  • Assess staff performance as required
  • Mentor staff and provide appropriate support for career goals and professional growth via periodic one-on-one coaching sessions

Qualifications and Experience
  • University degree or College graduate
  • 6-10 years’ experience in Underwriting
  • 1-3 years’ experience in a leadership or mentorship role
  • Proven analytical skills, with the ability to analyze complex financial structures
  • Above average proficiency in Microsoft Office programs
  • Passion for coaching, development, and leadership
  • People-focused approach
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Proven ability to meet strict deadlines and manage multiple priorities
  • Excellent diplomacy, interpersonal, and customer service skills
  • Ability to deal with stress and pressure from both internal and external clients
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to deal with situations of conflict and negative confrontations
  • Ability to deal with challenging communications with principals/directors/vendors in connection with their terms and conditions of registration
  • Strong negotiation and influencing skills
  • Strong communication skills: verbal and written
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail

Education and Certifications

Minimum education required: College Diploma

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 2066144

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