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HTM Insurance Company

Farm Underwriter

Underwriting – Cobourg, Ontario
Department Underwriting
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Position: Senior Farm Underwriter

Full-time, permanent

Location: Cobourg, Ontario

The Opportunity

HTM Insurance currently has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Farm Underwriter to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for taking a lead role in underwriting and growing a profitable agri-business portfolio

About HTM Insurance

HTM Insurance Company was formed in 1898 in the spirit of neighbours helping neighbours, as many farmers were unable to find companies to insure their properties and livestock. Today, our insurance coverage has grown to include a wide range of policies including farm, auto, residential and commercial.

HTM Insurance Company is a Mutual Insurance Company, meaning that we are community based and owned and operated by our Policyholders. Our Mission Statement speaks quite clearly to our values: “A strong mutual insurance company, devoted to providing our community with security through superior products and caring professional service.” At HTM Insurance Company, you’re with family.

Key Responsibilities

  • Liaise with Brokers to explain coverages, exclusions, procedures, rates and manuals; act as a resource and develop a strong working relationship with them
  • Contribute to reviews for Broker performance
  • Identify and pursue new business opportunities with Brokers
  • Monitor the marketplace and liaise with industry contacts to keep abreast of the changes to the insurance industry
  • Underwriting at a policy and portfolio level
  • Enter information into a custom insurance program

Skills and Qualifications

  • Computer skills
  • Agricultural background
  • Deep understanding of rating and underwriting processes
  • Competent in reading and interpreting policy wordings
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Work well in a deadline driven environment
  • Understanding of insurance industry for the Mutual system
  • 5 to 7 years of farm underwriting experience
  • CIP or equivalent
  • CRM would be an asset

Should you or anyone you know be interested in an exciting opportunity with a dynamic organization, please submit your resume in confidence by clicking on the link below.  HTM is an equal opportunity employer. Deadline is September 29th.

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  • Location
    Cobourg, Ontario
  • Department
    Underwriting
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced
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