Senior or Specialist Energy Property Underwriter - Calgary, Toronto or Vancouver - IW-8111

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Job number: IW-8111


Job title: Senior or Specialist Energy Property Underwriter - Calgary, Toronto or Vancouver

Location: Calgary, Toronto, Vancouver


The Opportunity:

Our client is looking for a Senior or Specialist Energy Property Underwriter. This is a small niche team looking to expand and add more underwriting knowledge to the group. Accounts would include Power and Mining, Oil & Gas and Boiler and Machinery on larger accounts.

The Employer:

Our client is known across Canada as one of the premier employers in the insurance industry. They understand that happy employees lead to happy customers. Canadian businesses consistently turn to our client for creative risk solutions, and it is no wonder that they have become one of the nation's leaders in multi-line insurance products. The work/life balance for employees is second to none. With our client you will enjoy all of the expected benefits plus many additional ones such as, but not limited to: a 35 hour work week, paid volunteer opportunities, a share purchase plan, performance recognition incentives and numerous career development opportunities. This is just a taste of the lifestyle that you will be able to enjoy as you continue your rise to the top of the insurance industry if you choose to join our client.

About You:

You are detailed orientated and thrive at delivering exceptional client experience through positive and engaging relationships. You take pride in the work that you do, and are in harmony with the company’s purpose, vision, and values. You encourage collaborative dialogue between diverse perspectives to offer creative and productive solutions.

Necessary qualifications include:

  • CIP or FCIP required
  • 5-7 years of Commercial Underwriting experience
  • Experience in O&G, Mining and Power property or Boiler underwriting an asset.
  • Strong analytical skills with an understanding of specific metrics to support effective portfolio management analysis.
  • Proven project and change management skills with ability to deliver on deadlines and adapt to changing priorities.

 About Us:

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 Katie Ellwood at 587-952-5076 or forward your resume in confidence to If you are working with another DGA Recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position directly.


  • City: Vancouver
  • Market segment: Commercial Insurance
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Education: CIP, CIP Partial Completion, FCIP, FCIP - Partial Completion
  • Expertise: Underwriting , Underwriting - Commercial , Underwriting - Property
  • Minimum experience required: 7 to 10 Years