Job Description

The Opportunity:

Our client is looking for a Casualty Underwriting Specialist to provide technical guidance to commercial property and casualty underwriters as well as Stakeholders.

The Employer:

Our client is one of the leading general insurers in Canada. They strive for transparency and simplicity with customers and employees alike. With a storied history our client is continuing to trail blaze by challenging industry norms and making bold decisions. Despite their large size our client stresses the importance of recognizing the many individuals that comprise their team and fuel the success of the company. This client values a diverse work culture and believes that different backgrounds and perspectives are key to a successful organization. There are regular opportunities to discuss growth and career aspirations. This is a top tier company and with that comes all the responsibilities, and also all the benefits. 

About You:

You are an experienced casualty underwriter who has a high level of knowledge in the wholesaling, manufacturing, and contractor’s space. You demonstrate critical thinking as well as develop strong beneficial relationships with brokers. You are curious and seek out industry trends, market developments and regulatory changes. You are keen on mentoring and onboarding new staff with the companies’ philosophies.

Necessary qualifications include:

  • CIP/FCIP preferred
  • 8-10 years experience in Commercial Casualty underwriting
  • Proficiency with Microsoft office/Excel, and RTM
  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills
  • Exceptional understanding of wordings, ratings, and statuary constraints

About Us:

DGA Careers has been proudly serving the Canadian insurance industry for over 30 years, specializing in providing insurance recruiting services to major insurers, insurance brokerage firms and independent adjusting firms. With offices in Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, Edmonton, and Calgary, DGA Careers is well positioned to conduct searches with a national scope. Our unrivalled professional network across Canada provides us with the ability to reach vital key influencers and passive candidates nationally.

Interested candidates please contact Kim Ehman at 587-952-5077 or forward your resume in confidence to If you are working with another DGA Recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position directly.


Job Posting Details

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Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Education Required

Post Secondary Education
University Degree

Minimum Experience Required

7 to 10 Years