Commercial Insurance Underwriter - P&C and Auto


Location: Hamilton, ON

About Aurora

Aurora Underwriting Solutions is a commercial insurance wholesale broker serving retail brokers across Canada. Our underwriting team provides first-class insurance products to meet clients’ ever-changing risk-management needs. We offer a wide range of products and work with brokers to provide the best coverage at competitive prices.

Aurora Underwriting Solutions provides service across Canada from our offices in Alberta and Ontario. We look forward to speaking with you.

Job description

Aurora Underwriting Solutions is currently seeking a positive and enthusiastic individual to join our team of insurance professionals as a Commercial Insurance Underwriter.

Commercial Insurance Underwriter

This role will offer you the opportunity to:

  • Underwrite commercial liability and property submissions with the intent to offer insurance solutions for our retail brokers partners and contribute to a profitable portfolio of business
  • Ensure proper underwriting, pricing, authorizing and documentation of moderate to complex commercial accounts
  • Work within established underwriting authority limits, structured parameters, rating matrices, and defined guidelines given under the various Lloyd’s contracts
  • Build strong relationships with our brokers by offering insurance solutions that assist them in their front-line sales and customer relationships
  • Make recommendations to improve the department and increase its efficiency
  • Be part of a national underwriting team

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Exceptional customer service skills and ability to develop strong relationships with our brokers
  • Strong negotiation skills and business savvy
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple priorities, work independently with guidelines and show initiative
  • Ability to problem-solve and make decisions
  • Post-Secondary education
  • 2 – 4 years of commercial P&C underwriting experience (Commercial auto experience a definite asset)
  • Completion of or working towards a Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) Or Risk Management designation is an asset
  • Above average computer proficiency in – Excel, MS Office, Outlook, and/or Policyworks
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing priorities, deadlines, and technology


If you’re interested in joining the Aurora Underwriting team, please submit your resume to [email protected]. We look forward to hearing from you!


Aurora Underwriting Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Aurora Underwriting Solutions is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of the hiring process. If you have any special requirements, please advise the interviewer during the recruitment and selection process.

Speak to one of our insurance experts now by calling 1-866-328-1314.