Commercial Underwriter - IW-8731

Date of modification: July 27, 2022

Job number: IW-8731


Job title: Commercial Underwriter

Location: Burnaby, New Westminster, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver


Our client, a rapidly growing Insuretech MGA, is looking for experienced and motivated commercial underwriters to join their dynamic team. If you feel, this may be the right fit for you, do not hesitate to reach out. 

Position Details

This role includes a benefits package. Compensation to be determined, commensurate with experience.

This is an "in-office" position at their Downtown, Vancouver office.  

Job Description

  • Underwriting specialty commercial lines risks within your level of authority based on your level of experience.
  • Answering inquiries and providing support to our brokers while building + maintaining relationships.
  • Preparing underwriting instructions for processing on renewals, endorsements, cancellations, new business.
  • Achieve performance targets and meet required deadlines to maintain service standards.
  • Promote and model the culture, values and brand promise.
  • Other duties as required.

Job Qualifications

  • Ability to meet service standards and understand this position’s impact on the business.
  • Strong computer skills including high proficiency with MS office.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and deliver on deadlines.
  • An inclusive and transparent collaboration style.
  • Strong professional communication, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Aptitude to adapt to changes in the workplace positively.
  • Successful completion of a criminal record check.

Education & Experience

  • Preference given to applicants with insurance industry experience and /or education (CAIB, CIP or other relevant designations)

If you are this person, reach out now!!

DGA Careers has been proudly serving the Canadian insurance industry for over 35 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 Kanak Deshpande at 778-383-9790 Ext.101 or forward your resume in confidence to If you are working with another DGA recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position.


  • City: Vancouver
  • Market segment: Commercial Insurance
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Education: CIP, CIP Partial Completion, Insurance License Level 1
  • Expertise: Underwriting - Commercial
  • Minimum experience required: 3 to 4 Years