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Underwriting and Product Consultant - Remote

Insurance Supermarket Inc.
3.3 out of 5
From $75,000 a year - Full-time



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  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off

Full job description

Underwriting and Product Consultant- Bilingual preferred

About the position:

We are currently looking to add an Underwriting and Product Consultant – Bilingual Preferred but not a requirement, to our growing team.

Reporting to the Director of Operations, this role will collaborate with colleagues on all aspects of underwriting for our U.S insurance carrier partners. The ideal candidate will have experience in many of the following areas: underwriting automation, rules development, case underwriting for mortality and critical illness products and underwriting audits.

In this role, you will be given the opportunity to share your underwriting knowledge outside of a traditional underwriting position. This role encompasses focus on underwriting quality and coaching internal partners. The preferred candidate will have experience with both direct insurance and reinsurance.

What you will do:

  • Implement and maintain appropriate underwriting standards and processes to service Sales, New Business, Renewals, and Policy Changes
  • Support and work closely with both independent and call center sales teams for underwriting questions and application quality
  • Provide underwriting analysis and recommendations to our risk partners, ensuring their guidelines are being enforced
  • Establish and maintain professional business relationships with ISI partners (carriers, reinsurers, and our sales force) in providing underwriting, consulting and educational services to support regional growth and profitability goals
  • Provide support and preliminary underwriting assessment of new product and processes upon request and according to guidelines
  • Ensure delivery of individual results within appropriate metrics, including quality, quantity, timeliness, and customer satisfaction
  • Ensure incoming applications are complete and liaise with customers / other departments to get missing information
  • Collaborate with other ISI departments to share business ideas and achieve excellence in current and future projects

What we are looking for:

  • Previous experience as an underwriter for a minimum of 5 years in assessing Life applications
  • Life insurance product knowledge
  • Drive application quality through sharing of underwriting knowledge during sales process
  • Experience and comfortable with data collection and analysis
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Effective multi-tasker, with ability to organize, prioritize and complete assignments efficiently and with a high degree of accuracy
  • Very strong organizational skills
  • Bilingual (Spanish, an asset)

What we offer:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Paid vacation and personal time
  • Health and Dental benefits, including Employee Assistance Program
  • Ongoing professional development & training

Who we are:

With operations in Canada and US, Insurance Supermarket Group of Companies is one of the largest and fastest-growing independently owned Insurance Technology companies in the US. We offer comprehensive Life Insurance products that help many Americans with their life insurance needs. Over 250,000 Canadians a year have relied on our advice, and we have provided more than 10 billion dollars in insurance coverage.

Our team of professionals has been proudly helping Canadian consumers with their life insurance needs for over 13 years. Our employees are professional, proactive, passionate, team players and persevere in the face of challenges.

We hire individuals based not only on their expertise, but also on their passion for helping others, and those who live by our core values every day. Our position will appeal to individuals who want to work for an exciting and growing organization and are mature and self-motivated – we look forward to meeting you!

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, we encourage you to contact us as soon as possible.
Make your mark. Apply today!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $75,000.00 per year


  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off


  • 8 hour shift


  • underwriting: 1 year (required)
  • Life Insurance: 1 year (required)


  • Spanish (required)

Work Location: Remote