Ayr Farmers Mutual Insurance Company is a financially strong, policyholder-owned and well-managed property and casualty Mutual insurer with written premiums of $28 million annually. We offer farm, residential, commercial, marine and automobile protection and coverage through a dedicated network of agents and brokers. AFM is located in close proximity to Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge. 


 

Current Opportunities

 

Personal Lines Underwriter - Full Time Position

Ayr Farmers Mutual Insurance Company (AFM) is seeking an experienced Personal Lines Underwriter.

Experience & Qualifications

The successful applicant will be an effective communicator who can work collaboratively with our experienced team of underwriters, agents and brokers. This will require:

  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Professional, positive and courteous interactions with customers and co-workers.
  • A strong work ethic, good organizational skills and the ability to work within a team environment.
  • Solid attention to detail, time management and analytical skills.
  • An understanding of auto and property wordings and interpretation with sound investigative, judgment and decision making abilities.
  • A commitment to continuing education sessions and involvement in industry networking opportunities.

Applicants must demonstrate a common sense approach to risk with sound underwriting knowledge.

The ideal candidate will be an insurance professional with personal lines underwriting experience and a CIP designation and/or appropriate education in a business-related discipline.

Responsibilities

Primary duties include:

  • Process new business, endorsements, and policy renewals within established service and authority levels.
  • Evaluate new and renewal personal lines insurance applications according to company policy, to determine insurance risks, insurance premiums, extent of insurance coverage and other conditions of the insurance contract using rate tables and other documents and reference materials.
  • Suggest changes in limits, coverage or to the risk itself to make acceptance of new and renewal applications possible.
  • Review quote requests and provide binding authority for approval of sale of insurance policies and ensure compliance within company guidelines and government regulations.

Those interested in this excellent opportunity can forward a resume in confidence outlining their experience, education and salary expectations by November 30th, 2017 via email to angelaj@ayrmutual.com or:

1400 Northumberland Street, Ayr, ON N0B 1E0

Attn: Manager of HR Services

Fax: 519 632-8908

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

 

Accommodation at Ayr Farmers Mutual Insurance Company: 

We are committed to a selection process and work environment that is inclusive and barrier free. Human Resources will work with the applicant and the selection committee to arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation for the selection process which will enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.


Administrative Coordinator - Full Time Position

Ayr Farmers Mutual Insurance Company (AFM) is seeking an energetic, customer-focused, detail-oriented individual to fill the role of Administrative Coordinator.

Experience & Qualifications

The successful applicant will be an effective company ambassador who greatly impacts AFM's customer and employee experience. This will require:

  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Professional, positive and courteous interactions with customers and co-workers.
  • A strong work ethic, excellent organizational skills and the ability to work within a team environment.
  • Solid attention to detail with exceptional time management skills.

This position handles a wide range of responsibilities. The right person for this position will be friendly and outgoing with strong multi-tasking ability and a desire to help and serve others. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who can work independently with clear direction.

Responsibilities

Primary duties include:

  • Assist in the planning and execution of marketing initiatives.
  • Coordinate corporate events.
  • General office duties including maintaining office supplies inventory, mail and courier preparation and other supporting tasks as required.

Those interested in this excellent opportunity can forward a resume in confidence outlining their experience, education and salary expectations by November 30th, 2017 via email to angelaj@ayrmutual.com or:

1400 Northumberland Street, Ayr, ON N0B 1E0

Attn: Manager of HR Services

Fax: 519 632-8908

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

 

Accommodation at Ayr Farmers Mutual Insurance Company: 

We are committed to a selection process and work environment that is inclusive and barrier free. Human Resources will work with the applicant and the selection committee to arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation for the selection process which will enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

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