Technical AssistantLower Sackville, NS

Live your PASSION at HUB International

Through our network of more than 535 offices in North America, HUB International offers you a competitive, challenging and user-friendly work environment that strategically positions our employees for their longevity and success.


At HUB, we believe it is important to invest in the future of our employees and to provide ongoing opportunities for growth and development. Our entrepreneurial culture creates an environment that allows our people to make the best decisions for our customers and our organization, focusing on expanding industry knowledge of our insurance professionals to better serve our valued clients.

We are committed to providing you with competitive and flexible benefits that reflect your current needs, while evolving over time. Join us as we take the first step towards creating a future that combines a diverse and challenging work environment, financial security and job satisfaction.


  • Seek a scalable work environment in a growing organization

  • want to help others protect their future

  • have an entrepreneurial spirit and are challenged by the opportunity to grow the business

  • are focused on learning and development to enhance your knowledge and industry expertise

  • are an independent person willing to invest time and energy in order to learn the technical aspects of our company

  • believe in integrity and success in developing relationships with others

Technical assistant

Job description

The Technical Assistant occupies a crucial position in providing administrative support to a team of Property and Casualty insurance brokers. Her main duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Master the concept of billing

  • Master the financing process, follow it up and request reimbursement cheques from policyholders and/or financing, where applicable.

  • Follows up on activities

  • Responds to various insurance confirmation requests (certificate, creditor, landlords)

  • Master clerical tasks (page layout, preparation of presentations, table of contents, binders)

  • Answering phones

  • Distribution of mail

  • Proficient in computer software (EPIC, Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)

  • Issues certificates according to instructions and forwards them to the appropriate people

  • Sets priorities according to deadlines

  • Respect the pace and needs of other team members

  • Accomplishes accurate and precise work

Job requirements

Technical skills

  • Degree in office automation, secretarial studies or equivalent.

  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word and Excel).

Personnal skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Accuracy and meticulousness

  • Ability to analyze protection

  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize

  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Demonstrate good team spirit.

Complementary skills

  • Knowledge of EPIC software, an asset;

  • Paperless environment, an asset;

  • Knowledge of the insurance industry, an asset.


Department Office Administration & Clerical

Required Experience: 1-2 years of relevant experience

Required Travel: No Travel Required

Required Education: College diploma (3-year degree)

Hi, we’re HUB.

In a rapidly changing world, we advise businesses and individuals on how to prepare for the unexpected.

When you partner with us, you're at the center of a vast network of experts who will help you reach your goals through risk services, claims management, and compliance support.

And this gives you the peace of mind that what matters most to you will be protected — through unrelenting advocacy and tailored insurance solutions that put you in control.

About HUB International

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, HUB International Limited (HUB) is a leading full-service global insurance broker providing property and casualty, life and health, employee benefits, investment and risk management products and services. From offices located throughout North America, HUB’s vast network of specialists provides peace of mind on what matters most by protecting clients through unrelenting advocacy and tailored insurance solutions. For more information, please visit