Group Benefits Underwriter - Ayr, ON

We’re looking for a Group Benefits Underwriter to work full-time as part of our Insurance team. This role is a key resource in supporting the Sales and Service teams in meeting the needs of clients and other stakeholders while balancing our profitability and risk profile in partnership with our insurance carriers. Core duties of the Group Benefits Underwriter include the delivery of quotes and proposals for new group sales, experience analysis and renewal reports for existing clients, and ongoing pricing analysis of plan-design amendments.


What will you be doing

As a member of the Insurance team, you will be responsible for quotes, renewals and projects that help grow our book of business. You will collaborate with our leadership team to create new processes and workflows to continuously improve upon the experience that we deliver to our advisor community.

What you need

  • Strong mathematical ability
  • Good verbal and written communication skills as well as negotiation skills
  • Good organizational and time management abilities
  • Knowledge of underwriting in the Group Benefits line of business
  • Understanding of group life and health insurance concepts and product offerings
  • Awareness of the group benefit insurance industry and key competitors
  • Ability to look at things from a strategic and tactical perspective
  • Deductive reasoning, problem solving ability and flexibility of decision making
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Enthusiasm with an interest in working in a changing environment
  • Have obtained or are working towards completing the Certified Employee Benefit Specialist (CEBS) or the Group Insurance Certificate Program (Advocis)
  • A strong business development mindset with a focus on sustainable growth


What we can offer

- Growth Opportunities
- Hybrid work environment
- Competitive Salary
- Job Type: Full-time, Permanent



  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program



  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekend



$70,000.00-$85,000.00 per year

View the complete job details and apply through our posting on Indeed or send your resume to careers@simplybenefits.ca.

Job Openings.

We are currently not hiring at the moment, but stay tuned for more opportunities!

Our Culture.

It has been our mission to create a culture that fosters teamwork and creativity. We're proud to share with you an inside look at how we get things done, together.

What We Offer.

We know firsthand how important benefits are to employees, so we're proud to offer competitive benefits and perks to help you out in all areas of your life. You'll enjoy all these and much more.

Opportunity for Growth

We are rapidly growing and want our team to grow and develop their careers with us.


Great Total Compensation

Anything from dental and vision to life insurance, plus tons of flexibility.


Wellness Program

You’ll have access to a professional wellness program to help you keep your mind and body healthy.


Downtown Kelowna Office

Enjoy a beautiful office with panoramic views of the Okanagan and all that downtown life has to offer.


Work-Life Balance

We want you to have a life outside of work. We offer flexibility, paid time off, and more.


Team Socials

Do you like ping pong? Board games? Donuts on Friday morning? We might be a match!

Our Mission and Core Values.

Our Mission and Core Values

There is more to life than insurance and benefits.
We provide office parties and work-life balance!

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