Job Description

Our client is one of the biggest insurance carriers and are looking for an Executive Underwriter to join their team in Vancouver. If you are a seasoned underwriter looking for the next step in your career, please check out this role. 

What you will be doing:    

  • Responsible for maintaining a profitable book of business within the underwriting authority 
  • Involved in making sure that renewals, endorsements and cancellations are within guidelines and set standards.  
  • Maintain good relationships with brokers to ensure retention and growth of business.   
  • Ability to analyze new market trends, understand and implement company procedures, develops new opportunities for expansion.  
  • Mentoring of junior underwriters 
  • Providing support to managers and assisting in developing additional guidelines.  

What we are looking for:   

  • Must have at least 10 years of commercial underwriting experience 
  • Experience in handling mid to large complex risks 
  • Great communication skills and good at building broker relationships 

*Salary will be between 100,000 to 125,000  

If this is you, then please don’t hesitate to reach out!    

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 unrivaled professional network across Canada provides us with the ability to reach vital key influencers and passive candidates nationally.   

Interested candidates, please email your resume in confidence to or at 778-383-9790 ext. 102. If you are working with another DGA Recruiter, feel free to ask them for more information about this position. 

Job Posting Details

Job Type


Market Segment

Commercial Insurance
Property Casualty Insurance

Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Education Required

CIP Partial Completion

Minimum Experience Required

7 to 10 Years

Salary (hourly)

from $100,000 to $125,000