Job Description

Our client is seeking an experienced Senior Surety Underwriter to join their team in Vancouver! The ideal candidate must have at least 5 years’ experience in underwriting experience within a Surety organization, and with strong communication and management skills.

Location: Vancouver, BC (Hybrid)

Responsibilities and Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining, practicing, and implementing Contract Surety policies, guidelines, and procedures
  • Responsible for the maintenance and enhancement of the Surety Contract business through the adherence to business strategic plan
  • Ability to build strong partnerships and collaborate to ensure best outcomes for company and the Broker
  • Ensure endorsements, renewals, reissues, and cancellations are reviewed and analyzed in accordance with standards and guidelines


  • 5+ years of underwriting experience within a Surety organization  
  • University degree, preferably commerce, economics and/or business co-op degree 
  • Proficient technical knowledge of complex risks in line of business and segments
  • Team player with strong leadership, management, and communication skills


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 Vanessa Ip at 778-383-9790 ext. 105 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

CIP Partial Completion
Insurance Diploma
University Degree

Minimum Experience Required

5 to 6 Years

Salary (annually)

from $71,000 to $130,000