Commercial Insurance Underwriter-8423 - IW-8423

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Job number: IW-8423


Job title: Commercial Insurance Underwriter-8423

Location: Markham, Pickering, Richmond Hill, Toronto


Job description

MGA / Wholesale Broker of the Year in 2020, They specialize in developing and offering a wide range of insurance niche property and casualty insurance products where we meet the demands of 4,000 brokers by being competitive and flexible to the needs of the insured.


The market segments served in Canada are Construction Contractors, Cyber, Motor Truck Cargo, Realty, Vacant, Third Party Liability for Manufacturers and Wholesalers, Standard and Specialized Errors and Omissions, Personal and Commercial Automobiles, Freight Transportation, Student Housing, Pleasure Marine and Commercial Marine.


They currently employ 100 people in 3 offices (Toronto, Laval and Brossard).



Are you interested? Here are your main missions


Analyze the applications received from our brokers and provide quotes with the best possible coverage for the risk. More specifically, your responsibilities will be to:


Underwriting new business, respecting the insurer's delegation of authority

Analyze the quotes received and rate them

Prepare renewal offers and endorsements

Communicate with brokers (telephone and email) to ensure fast, courteous and professional service

Contact brokers to establish new business streams and/or solidify existing contacts


This job is yours if you have:

Relevant commercial underwriting experience in insurance

Interest in analytics, problem solving, and decision-making

Passion for delivering outstanding customer experience

Excellent oral and written communication

Hold or are in the process of obtaining the CIP designation


Their values are lived out on a daily basis.

Here are the ones that will make you feel at home with us:

We trust our employees.

Team spirit is very important. We help and respect each other. When one of us wins, we all win.

Intrapreneurship is strongly encouraged.

We question ways of doing things to go further.

We have an open door policy: managers are always listening and cooperation between teams is encouraged.

Work/family balance at the heart of the business model



Competitive salary

Flexible schedule and work from home.

New, colorful and open-plan offices

"Business casual" clothing style

Competitive benefits program, including group insurance, employee assistance program and telemedicine for employees and their families

Savings incentive bonus (Group RRSP, 2.5% employer contribution)

Incentives (profit-sharing program) for all employees starting in the first year of employment

Offer of continuing education, possibility of training paid by the employer

Office and home equipment

Free parking and bus terminal near the office


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 Daher Hassan at 416-868-6711 x.224 or forward your resume in confidence to If you are working with another DGA recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position.


  • City: Toronto
  • Market segment: Property Casualty Insurance
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Education: CIP, CIP Partial Completion
  • Expertise: Underwriting , Risk Management , Underwriting - Commercial
  • Minimum experience required: 3 to 4 Years