Job Description

The Opportunity:

Our client is looking for an Intermediate or Senior Commercial Underwriter. Responsibilities include servicing a portfolio of commercial insurance business requiring a proven underwriting ability and dedication to an excellent customer experience. The portfolio is small to mid market commercial property and casualty accounts.

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 diverse 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, but also all the benefits.

About You:

You have a passion for underwriting and have the experience and technical knowledge to provide sound decisions and advise. You are highly analytical and curious with an aptitude for building positive interpersonal connections and delivering outstanding results to customers.

Necessary qualifications include:

  • Post-secondary educations
  • CIP/FCIP preferred
  • Min 3-5 years in Commercial Casualty underwriting
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite//Excel, RTM, commercial systems, and other related systems
  • Validated sales acumen, marketing, communication, and negotiation skills

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 Katie Ellwood at 587-952-5076 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

Job Type


Market Segment

Commercial Insurance

Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Languages Required


Education Required

CIP Partial Completion
FCIP - Partial Completion

Minimum Experience Required

3 to 4 Years