Personal Lines Underwriting Manager - 8153 - IW-8153

Date of modification: January 6, 2022

Job number: IW-8153


Job title: Personal Lines Underwriting Manager - 8153

Location: Calgary, Edmonton


The Opportunity:

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic and driven Manager for Underwriting Personal Lines. Responsibilities include managing and supporting the direction of the underwriting department; act as a mentor within the organization to achieve targeted business results.

The Employer:

Our client is a nationally recognized insurance firm and one of the largest in Alberta.  They have their sights set on major growth and plan to be one of the top 5 in Canada.  It is a truly exciting time to join this fast paced and growing organization. They are trending upwards and credit their staff with spurring them on. They have concentrated a ton of great minds in their office and are looking to add another exceptional employee to fill this position. 

About You:

You are task oriented and can evaluate economic and industry environment for potential or current impacts to the business and can recommend change. You have a proven track record and participate and contribute to the annual budget including regional strategies, target, and business plans. You are excellent at fostering positive working relationships with internal and external parties. You take pride in your work and are proud of the company you work for.


  • CIP or FCIP
  • 8+ years Property and Casualty industry experience
  • Prior leadership experience is a strong asset.
  • Excellent decision-making skills with the ability to provide justification.
  • Excellent attention to detail with the ability to review information carefully and comprehensively.
  • Adapts to change and performs effectively under pressure.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office Suite

About Us:

At DGA Careers, finding and assessing talented insurance professionals is what we do all day long, every day. DGA Careers has been proudly serving the Canadian insurance industry for over 25 years, as the largest executive search and recruiting company focused exclusively on the insurance industry. With offices in Toronto, Vancouver, 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 Kim Ehman at 587-885-1849  or forward your resume in confidence to  


  • City: Calgary
  • Market segment: Insurance
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Education: CIP, CIP Partial Completion, FCIP, FCIP - Partial Completion, Post Secondary Education, University Degree
  • Expertise: Customer Service-Management , Management , Underwriting - Management , Operations Management
  • Minimum experience required: 7 to 10 Years