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Bilingual Underwriter - ENCON

Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Company: Marsh

Job ID R_046469-en

Underwriter – Environmental Division

ENCON Group Inc. is one of Canada's leading managing general agents, which develops and administers insurance programs and distributes them through a network of licensed agents and brokers to individuals, professionals, organizations and employers.

At ENCON, we believe our people are our most important asset. We offer a dynamic and challenging work environment, training and development opportunities and a competitive total rewards package, and we believe in work/life balance. 

ENCON is currently recruiting for an Underwriter to work in our Environmental Division of the Construction Department.  The successful candidate will be a service-oriented individual, with a positive attitude, strong marketing and presentation skills and a desire to succeed. 


  • Review and analyze environmental liability insurance submissions
  • Assess exposure and determine rates, terms and conditions of coverage in accordance with underwriting guidelines
  • Negotiate terms and conditions with registered insurance brokers
  • Service current accounts and provide coverage options
  • Prepare and present product knowledge seminars internally and to insurance brokers, including marketing ENCON products and services to insurance brokers
  • Develop and maintain an awareness of environmental claims and exposures
  • Maintain an awareness of market conditions and competition


  • Post secondary education in environmental studies, marketing, business administration or related discipline
  • Preferably 2+ years work experience in insurance or a combination of insurance and related discipline with a focus in a client service, marketing or sales oriented environment
  • Knowledge of the petroleum industry is considered an asset
  • Knowledge of construction or environmental consulting industries is also considered an asset
  • Working towards or completion of industry related professional designation
  • Outstanding customer service skills
  • Strong computer skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Effective analytical abilities along with strong multitasking and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent marketing skills
  • Excellent presentation skills for small or large groups
  • Strong interpersonal skills to effectively function in a team environment
  • Bilingualism is mandatory, (written and verbal)
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