Underwriting Assistant - Job # 7966 - IW-7966

Date of modification: March 16, 2021

Job number: IW-7966


Job title: Underwriting Assistant - Job # 7966

Location: Toronto


 Underwriting Assistant

based downtown Toronto 

Global Reputable Insurer 




Purpose of Position:

This entry-level position provides an excellent opportunity for a customer-orientated individual who is interested in pursuing a commercial underwriting career. Start to develop your skills by providing underwriting support to a Regional Underwriting team in addition to providing administrative support.


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:

· Provide junior underwriting support to the regional underwriting team

· Provides a full range of administrative support to the regional team

· Assorted filing, data entry, research and report production

· Fast track and other renewals under $10,000 in premium

· Approve endorsements and prepare for processing 

· Manage and reconcile program bordereaux & update renewal log for programs as required



Skills, Education, Knowledge and Experience:

· Must possess a minimum of 2 years related experience in an office environment

· Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and well-developed interpersonal skills

· Ability to work independently or within a team-based environment

· Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with changing priorities

· Possess keen attention to detail and an ability to effectively prioritize duties and multi-task

· Demonstrates a positive attitude and willingness to assist others and a strong work ethic

· Must be physically capable of lifting and bending in order to retrieve files

· Proficient in the use of computer applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook


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 Antonella Leone at 647-624-9609 or forward your resume in confidence to antonella@dgacareers.com. If you are working with another DGA recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position.


  • City: Toronto
  • Market segment: Insurance
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Education: CIP Partial Completion, College, Diploma
  • Expertise: Underwriting , Administration
  • Minimum experience required: 1 to 2 Years