Job Description

Are you passionate about leveraging your expertise in professional liability claims to make a meaningful impact on the lives of those you serve? Imagine being part of a collaborative and multi-disciplinary team comprised of architects, lawyers, and insurance professionals, all united in their dedication to supporting Ontario’s architectural community.

Title: Professional Lines Claims Manager

Location: Toronto – Hybrid with lots of flexibility

Why This Role is Special

In this role, you're not just managing claims; you're immersing yourself in the architectural world, tackling a variety of challenges that Ontario architects face. You'll be part of a legacy of excellence with over 35 years dedicated to safeguarding and advocating for Ontario architects. This role offers a chance to deepen your knowledge, contribute to a rich tapestry of expertise, and truly make a difference. Ready for a dynamic and impactful career? This is it!

The Opportunity Awaits

As our Professional Lines Claims Manager, you will lead and mentor a dedicated team of Claims Specialists and an Administrator, managing a portfolio of complex professional liability claims. Your role is pivotal in defending the integrity of the architectural profession, ensuring our policyholders receive robust defence and cost-effective solutions.

Key Responsibilities

Leadership Excellence: Guide a talented team, fostering an environment of growth, efficiency, and innovation.

Strategic Coverage Analysis: Dive deep into policy details to ascertain coverage and strategize defence. - 9383 - 

Investigative Acumen: Lead thorough investigations to gather critical information for claim resolution.

Financial Stewardship: Maintain precise financial oversight, ensuring judicious management of reserves and expenses.

Expert Collaboration: Coordinate with a network of professionals to support effective claim resolution.

Resolution Mastery: Craft and implement strategies for negotiation and settlement, managing the entire claim lifecycle with finesse.

Documentation and Communication: Keep detailed records and maintain open lines of communication with all stakeholders.

Who We're Looking For

You're not just any insurance professional. You're empathetic, strategic, and driven—a leader who's ready to navigate the complexities of claims management. With over 15 years of experience in professional liability insurance claims and a knack for team leadership, you're poised for success. Your analytical prowess, negotiation skills, and ability to foster relationships set you apart. Plus, your strong educational background and technical savvy will be key assets in this role.

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 Maurice Reichberg at 416-868-6711 x.232 or forward your resume in confidence to If you are working with another DGA recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position.

Job Posting Details

Job Type


Market Segment

Commercial Insurance

Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Education Required

Post Secondary Education

Minimum Experience Required

7 to 10 Years