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Economical Insurance Overview

Waterloo, ON (Canada)
1001 to 5000 employees
1871
Company - Private
Insurance
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
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For Canadians by Canadians, we’re a company that imagines bigger and better things, which inspires us to take chances, think innovatively, evolve, and adapt. Our passion and desire to make a difference is evident in everything we do.

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    Pros

    They re-imagined the entire insurance experience in Canada and make it as a digital channel convenient for end user.

    Cons

    Very complex business needs as they are migrating from legacy system to new cutting edge technology in big-data and guidwire

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    Commercial Underwriting Assistant Interview

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    The whole qualifying process with Economical has been quite upsetting or even humiliating. There was the telephone interview, a lengthy personality assessment test, two different typing tests, one Q & A interview digging out how you dealt with difficult former co-worker(s), or difficult situation based on real experiences from previous insurance companies, etc.etc.. They required three references too.

    I achieved my CIP designation and I have more than five (5) years of experience working as a Commercial Underwriting Assistant. They didn't even ask to see my CIP certificate. They turned me down!! I asked why, they only provided a blanket statement!!

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Economical Insurance Awards & Accolades

  • Waterloo Area's Top Employers, Mediacorp Canada, 2017
  • 2016 P&C Insurer of the Year, Insurance Business Awards, 2017
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