Senior Health & Benefits Analyst (Group Underwriting) - Downtown Toronto

Canada, ON, Toronto

Job Description

About Aon

Aon plc (NYSE: AON) is the leading global provider of risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 66,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative and effective risk and people solutions and through industry-leading global resources and technical expertise. Aon has been named repeatedly as the world's best broker, best insurance intermediary, reinsurance intermediary, captives manager and best employee benefits consulting firm by multiple industry sources. Visit and  for more information on Aon

About Aon Hewitt

Aon Hewitt empowers organizations and individuals to secure a better future through innovative talent, retirement and health solutions. We advise, design and execute a wide range of solutions that enable clients to cultivate talent to drive organizational and personal performance and growth, navigate retirement risk while providing new levels of financial security, and redefine health solutions for greater choice, affordability and wellness.  Aon Hewitt is the global leader in human resource solutions, with over 30,000 professionals in 90 countries serving more than 20,000 clients worldwide.  For more information on Aon Hewitt, please visit

We currently have an exciting career opportunity for a Senior Health & Benefits Analyst (Underwriting background) in our Downtown Toronto office.  This position will uunder general direction, provide group consulting support to the Health and Benefits consultants in the servicing of existing clients and prospects:

  • Preparing quarterly experience reviews and renewal underwriting analyses;
  • Negotiating renewal ratings;
  • Reviewing contracts, employee booklets and financial statements;
  • Preparing specifications for seeking quotations;
  • Analyzing quotations;
  • Writing reports and correspondence;
  • Promoting good public relations by developing strong working relationships with clients, and insurance company representatives;
  • Maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of group systems, products and technology, and having a thorough understanding of how these relate to group insurance consulting; and
  • Participating in functional team activities which support the operations of the Health and Benefits practice.

Qualifications and Experience

  • University or community college degree
  • Completion or commitment to obtain Ontario Life insurance license (LLQP) is required;
  • Enrolment/completion of CEBS designation is an asset;
  • Minimum 3 years, ideally 5+ years of progressive experience in an insurance company in group underwriting and or consulting environment in group health & benefits department;
  • Strong understanding of insurance and underwriting principles;
  • A demonstrated ability in mathematics and financial analysis, and demonstrated computer skills using financial spreadsheet programs;
  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) is required, Strong technical skills working with MS Excel, Pivot Tables, V look-ups and Pivot Tables;
  • Superior communication skills, both written and oral. Must be a highly motivated, customer service and team oriented individual;
  • Demonstrated abilities to deliver under tight deadlines, develop and manage project timelines, and work effectively on several projects simultaneously is critical;
  • Applicants who do not have a specific consulting/insurance background, but have the required education, skills, and related experience will also be considered; and
  • Candidates with actuarial background/experience, completion of 2+ SOA exams would be considered an asset but not required for this position.

Aon offers competitive compensation, exceptional benefits, continuing education & training, a unique internal advancement program, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.

All positions at Aon require an applicant who has accepted an offer to undergo a background check. The checks run are based on the nature of the position. Background checks may include some or all of the following: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, and/or credit check. By applying for a position with Aon, you understand that you will be required to undergo a background check should you be made an offer. You also understand that the offer is contingent upon successful completion of the background check and results consistent with Aon's employment policies. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.

Aon's professionals are unwavering in their client focus and integrity. We promote diversity, professional development, frugality and stewardship, applying a disciplined non-bureaucratic approach to help our clients realize their business potential. Drawing on our experienced team as a competitive advantage, Aon employees have the freedom to take risks, foster innovation, champion for change and replicate best practices.

For more information about Aon Corporation, visit our website at

Aon is committed to a diverse workforce and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer (Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled). 

Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Job number: 47994
Category: Consulting
Location: Canada, ON, Toronto

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