Job Description

Our client is an established and reputable Canadian Property and Casualty insurer with a focus on providing exceptional service to it's clients across Canada. They are currently seeking a Senior Personal Lines Underwriter to join their Vancouver office.

Job Summary: The Senior Personal Lines Underwriter will underwrite all policy transactions including new business submissions, endorsements and renewals, and review claims and correspondence within the assigned authority levels and in accordance with company guidelines. The successful candidate will develop and manage relationships with brokers in order to achieve department and corporate goals. This individual will review risks for acceptability, while advising and educating brokers on our target market, products and services. The incumbent will have active interaction with other business departments, in addition to attending business development and marketing events. 

· Minimum 5 years related experience in personal lines underwriting
· CIP designation or progression toward completion
· Proficiency with MS Office Suite of products
· Experience with underwriting management systems
· Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
· Strong analytical and judgment skills required
· Highly organized to manage workflow efficiently

Interested candidates, please contact Melissa Colley at 778-383-9790, x101 or If you are working with another DGA Recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position.

Founded in 1986, DGA Careers specializes in providing insurance recruiting services to major insurers, insurance brokerage firms and independent adjusting firms. DGA Careers assists qualified professionals in claims, underwriting, sales, customer service, and more, connect with the Canadian insurance industry at all levels. We endeavour to respond to each applicant in a timely manner.

Job Posting Details

Job Type


Market Segment


Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Education Required

CIP Partial Completion

Minimum Experience Required

3 to 4 Years