Job Description

Contract Surety Underwriter /Financial Analyst


Based downtown Toronto - Hybrid Work Arrangement 


As an integral member of the team, you will bring:

  • Demonstrated capability for outstanding customer service and building long term relationships.
  • Proven track record for quick, accurate problem resolution.
  • Exceptional financial statement analysis skills.
  • Passion for excellence and detail orientation.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities.
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal.
  • Strong work ethic, good organizational skills and the ability to work well, both independently and in a team-based environment.
  • A logical, process-oriented work style.
  • Strong decision-making skills.
  • Exceptional working knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook.



  • Underwrite new business applications for surety according to company standards.
  • Analyze, assess and monitor the financial strength of new and existing account business.
  • Negotiate specific terms and conditions for the issuance of surety bonds .
  • Regular monitoring of various construction developments, projects and exposures.
  • Develop new business through networking and marketing with clients, consultants, lawyers, etc.
  • Represent the company at various associations and industry related functions.
  • Search for solutions to complex problems with the ability to bring creativity to underwriting risks.
  • Expand upon industry knowledge to improve underwriting decisions through courses and training.



  • Successful completion of BCom, or BA with Business, Accounting or Finance focus.
  • 1-3+ years’ experience in Contract Surety, Accounting, Finance or Banking.
  • Bilingual in French and English is an asset.

DGA Careers has been proudly serving the Canadian insurance industry for over 35 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 Antonella Leone at 647-624-9609 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


Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Languages Required


Education Required

University Degree

Minimum Experience Required

1 to 2 Years