Mid Market Underwriting Leader - 8107 - IW-8107

Date of modification: August 13, 2021

Job number: IW-8107


Job title: Mid Market Underwriting Leader - 8107

Location: Toronto


Mid Market Underwriting Leader 

National Insurer



What will you do?

  • Responsible to create, lead and set the Middle Market Strategy.
  • Manage and define Middle Market industry and appetite focus.
  • Creating and establishing Middle Market Technical Underwriting acumen.
  • Be seen as the company's National Middle Market Subject Matter Expert, both internally and externally from a Technical Underwriting and Broker relationship management standpoint.
  • Lead, empower and create a vision for the National Middle Market Commercial Insurance team to aspire and grow towards.
  • Define Product, Pricing and team structure to deliver growth and profitability that align with Commercial lines teams aspirations.
  • Responsible to identify and manage Middle Market Commercial Insurance needs, identify economic trends, identify growth verticals and provide Underwriting Guidance for the Middle Market team.
  • Collaborate with Commercial Leadership team to deliver on the company's New Strategy.
  • Being a member of the Commercial Leadership Team.

What will you need to succeed?

  • Minimum 10 -15 years with Commercial (Property, Casualty and Automobile) Underwriting experience.
  • Minimum education: Post secondary education in an insurance program or any business. Has attained their FCIP designation.
  • Experienced with leadership, coaching and mentoring individuals.

Strong technical, communication and collaboration skills


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, FCIP, FCIP - Partial Completion
  • Expertise: Underwriting , Underwriting - Commercial , Underwriting - Auto , Underwriting - Property/Casualty
  • Minimum experience required: 11 or more Years