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Zurich NA Risk Engineering Specialist Middle Market in Toronto, Ontario

Risk Engineering Specialist Middle Market


Job Summary

Zurich Canada is currently looking for Senior Risk Specialist Middle Market to provide risk assessment and risk improvement services for customers and business partners in specific or multiple lines of business. Acts as a recognized expert with an enhanced level of expertise in respect of a specific line of business or significant risk area.

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.

Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best and most impactful global insurance provider in the world.

Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day, and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world. 

What you will do:

Assess the quality of complex risks related to Middle Market as described in the appropriate standard(s) and related competency level , and assess loss potentials in accordance with agreed definitions.

Support external customers by identifying, and reducing the risks that they face individually, and on an overall account basis.

Provide appropriate risk improvement advice, conduct loss investigations (including both trend and root cause analysis), and implement risk improvement programs.

Share technical expertise with colleagues, business partners and customers through training delivery or participation in a Centre of Expertise or industry segment.

Produce work that complies with Company standards, in terms of technical quality of policies and procedures.

Anticipate, recognize and respond to the needs of customers by providing expert solutions and training to key customer(s),and contribute to Business Operation Profit through opportunity spotting and cross selling.

Develop and maintain positive customer and business partner relationships and collaborate with both customers and Business partners to develop appropriate service plans.

Resolve technical issues, problems and projects in reference to policies and procedures within a specific function or unit.

Job Qualifications

What you bring to the table:


Bachelor’s Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering area related to Middle Market


High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering area related to Middle Market


Zurich Certified Apprentice, including an Associate’s degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering area related to Middle Market


Experience working in a team environment


Advanced Microsoft Office skills

Advanced knowledge of exposures controls

Advanced knowledge within industry segment

Certification in area of specialty, Risk Engineering experience specific to Middle Market

What we bring to the table:

A comprehensive health/benefits plan with varying levels of coverage to suit your specific needs

A competitive total compensation package

A chance to work in the exciting world of insurance, with multiple career paths and the opportunity to grow – we encourage internal mobility and take pride in assisting you to reach your career goals and aspirations

We also offer you the opportunity to wor k with:

A people first organization, with a focus on diversity and inclusion – we encourage you to bring your real self to work

An organization that values your input, and strives to put our employees in a position to make an impact

A collaborative culture where thought diversity is valued

A global organization with a rich, long-standing history

Verbal and written proficiency in the English language is required in order to facilitate communication with internal and external key stakeholders located outside of Quebec.

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