Commercial Assistant

Kootenay Insurance Services (KIS) is looking for a Commercial Assistant to be located in either our Trail, Nelson or Cranbrook location. This is an opportunity to live in the Kootenays and join a leading, locally based organization with an employee focused culture. We offer competitive wages including professional development and benefits.

At KIS we hold a strong commitment to serving and helping our community and value the different skills that individuals bring to the workplace.


  • provides technical and administrative support to new & existing commercial lines clients
  • prepares new commercial policy applications, commercial renewals and midterm policy changes.
  • Responds to customer reports concerning loss or damage to risk
  • builds relationships with new and existing clients by providing trusted advice


  • Level II Insurance License
  • minimum 2 years experience in the sale of personal lines & autoplan products
  • ability to communicate positively in a sales and service environment
  • ability to work in an employee focused culture

Benefits of working at KIS:

  • Pension Plan
  • Extended Health Care
  • Wellness Program
  • Health Care Spending Account
  • Environment where employees are valued
  • Community focused

Kootenay Insurance Services Ltd. Is owned in equal partnership by StellerVista, Kootenay Savings, Summerland District and Nelson & District Credit Unions