Job Description

Our client is seeking an experienced Senior Underwriter to join their team! The ideal candidate must have at least 3 years of progressive experience in Professional Lines underwriting.

Location: Remote in BC

Responsibilities and Duties include but are not limited to:

  •  Conduct thorough risk assessments for Professional Liability & Management Liability accounts
  • Develop and underwrite a robust pipeline of new business opportunities
  • Evaluate and determine appropriate underwriting decisions, including policy terms, conditions, and pricing
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, market conditions, and regulatory changes to inform underwriting strategies and decision
  • Participate in industry events, conferences, and networking opportunities to enhance market presence and build professional relationships


  • 3+ years of progressive experience in Professional Lines underwriting
  • Prior working experience with MGA is preferred
  • Level 1 General Insurance license
  • A (CIP) or equivalent or working towards a designation is preferred
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong underwriting acumen, effective communication, and negotiation 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 License
Insurance License Level 1
Insurance License Level II
University Degree

Minimum Experience Required

3 to 4 Years

Salary (annually)

from $65,000 to $120,000