Job Description

Our client is an experienced Underwriter to join their Sports, Leisure & Entertainment team!  The ideal candidate must have at least 3 years relevant underwriting experience and prior MGA experience.

Location: Remote in BC

Responsibilities and Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Review and apply pricing, terms & conditions to new and renewal business
  • Maintaining & growing existing book of business
  • Establish & strengthen relationships with brokers
  • Develop out new broker relationships, including broker visits & discussions
  • Discuss new product development ideas & mentor junior colleagues in the team


  • 3+ years of relevant underwriting experience with at least 1 year of direct experience in SLE risks
  • Prior working experience with MGA
  • Level 1 General Insurance license (or the ability to obtain within a certain time frame)
  • CAIB, CIP, CRM, FCIP 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 Level 1

Minimum Experience Required

3 to 4 Years

Salary (annually)

from $70,000 to $90,000