Commercial Underwriting Assistant - IW-8729

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Job number: IW-8729


Job title: Commercial Underwriting Assistant

Location: Burnaby, Coquitlam, Langley, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver


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

Job Description


  • Answering inquiries and providing support to our brokers while building + maintaining relationships.
  • Assisting underwriters with the processing of renewals, endorsements, cancellations, and new business.
  • Assisting with internal administration of specialty commercial insurance lines.
  • 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


  • Prior Canadian P&C insurance experience
  • Strong computer skills including high proficiency with MS office including excel. Typing speed and accuracy is critical.
  • Able to work effectively under pressure and deliver on deadlines
  • An inclusive and transparent collaboration style.
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Aptitude to adapt to changes in the workplace positively.
  • Able to be licensed as an insurance broker

Education & Experience

Bonus if you also have…

  • Prior experience with commercial and/or specialty lines insurance
  • Hold a current valid insurance license

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: Permanent
  • Education: CIP Partial Completion, Insurance License Level 1
  • Expertise: Underwriting , Underwriting - Commercial , Broker-Commercial , Underwriting - Trainee
  • Minimum experience required: 1 to 2 Years