Senior Underwriter - Commercial Auto/ Dealership - IW- 8065

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Job number: IW- 8065


Job title: Senior Underwriter - Commercial Auto/ Dealership

Location: Toronto


• Provide technical underwriting expertise for your Portfolio of Dealership accounts including Property, Casualty and Garage lines of business
• Working for a national MGA, accept risks on behalf of the insurer subject to established authority levels
• Analyze and evaluate results for your National Portfolio using individual or collaborative judgment to ensure that profit and growth goals are met 
• While working in a team environment, provide exceptional service to your assigned brokers and their portfolio
• Mentor junior underwriting staff aiding in their career development
• Communicate results, outstanding issues, national industry trends and business opportunities to the Management team
• Build strong relationships with our key brokers working with them to generate new business opportunities
• Provide support for special projects and any other duties as required


• University / College degree
• Minimum 5 years of Commercial underwriting experience
• CIP designation or working towards completion
• CRM, FCIP is an asset
• In-depth technical knowledge and experience working in both property/casualty and automobile (Garage) lines of business
• Exceptional knowledge of Commercial underwriting principles, concepts and methodologies
• Extensive knowledge of Regional Commercial rates and pricing to effectively underwrite and attract target business across Canada
• Ability to work well independently as well as part of a team
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Computer skills that including Microsoft Office
• Superior customer service skills and business acumen

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 Otis Wong at If you are working with another DGA recruiter, please feel free to ask them about this position.


  • City: Toronto
  • Market segment: Commercial Insurance
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Education: CIP, CIP Partial Completion
  • Expertise: Underwriting - Commercial , Underwriting - Property , Underwriting - Management , Underwriting - Auto/Fleet , Underwriting - Property/Casualty , Underwriting Consultant
  • Minimum experience required: 5 to 6 Years