Senior Underwriter - IW-9212

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Job number: IW-9212


Job title: Senior Underwriter

Location: Calgary, Edmonton


Job Opportunity: Senior Underwriter

We are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Senior Underwriter in either Calgary or Edmonton. This mid-market role offers competitive premiums in the $50-200K range, encompassing renewals and new business across diverse sectors.

About the Role:

As a Senior Underwriter, you will play a pivotal role in providing comprehensive solutions for Canadian small businesses. Collaborating closely with broker partners, you will assess risks and make underwriting decisions that align with the interests of all parties involved. Passionate about maintaining strong relationships, you will utilize your technical skills to ensure accurate risk assessments.


5+ years of Commercial Underwriting experience in property, casualty, and/or automobile.

Completed or pursuing the CIP designation.

Strong customer service background.

Team-first mentality.

Mid-market experience is a plus.

Why Join Us:

Hybrid work schedule for optimal work-life balance.

Competitive salaries, employee share purchase plan, pension plans, RRSP, and staff insurance discounts.

Comprehensive well-being support, including flexible health benefits, early leave days, wellness programs, rewards, and recognition.

Commitment to career growth through education assistance, internal mobility, and mentoring programs.

Community involvement with donation matching and team volunteer days.

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, Calgary, Edmonton and Montreal, DGA Careers is well-positioned to conduct searches with a national scope. Our unrivaled 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 If you are working with another DGA Recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position directly.


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