Description de l'offre d'emploi

The Opportunity:

Our client is looking for an Underwriting Specialist to draw from their strong portfolio management skills and their underwriting experience to lead and motivate others through underwriting best practices.

The Employer:

Our client is a firm believer that great experience matters for both their employees and their clients. The foundation of their company starts with their employees who are bright, curious and collaborate in a positive forward-thinking manner. Our client offers a comprehensive total reward package, including a holistic approach to your overall well being. They have a commitment to positively impact Canadian businesses, families, and communities.

About You:

You are a passionate, ambitious and are keen on taking your career to the next level. You can think creatively and can see the big picture, you are articulate and can challenge the status quo with your forward thinking. You will be responsible for supporting the formulation, preparation and maintenance of policy wordings, guidelines and on-line underwriting manuals and resource tools. You will also support the development of new Property and Casualty products. You can lead or participate in underwriting audits and ensure action plans are put in place to address any issues identified.

Necessary qualifications include:

  • 10+ years of commercial underwriting with 5 being at a senior or specialist level.
  • CIP or FCIP
  • Strong analytical skills and an understanding of portfolio analysis metrics
  • Experience training, mentoring, and coaching staff
  • Experience in multi-line and/or property/inland marine underwriting an asset.
  • Bilingualism in French and English is a bonus too.

About Us:

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 Katie Ellwood at 587-952-5076 or forward your resume in confidence to If you are working with another DGA Recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position directly.


Détails de l'offre d'emploi

Type d'emploi


Type de compagnie

Consultation en recrutement

Langue(s) exigée(s)


Niveau d'éducation exigé

CIP Partial Completion
FCIP - Partial Completion

Expérience minimale requise

7 à 10 ans