Underwriting Assistant, specialty lines - 8743 - IW-8743

Date of modification: August 18, 2022

Job number: IW-8743


Job title: Underwriting Assistant, specialty lines - 8743

Location: Toronto


Our client, a national specialty insurer, is seeking an underwriting assistant. They are looking for someone enthusiastic and able to embrace a small, fast paced, entrepreneurial environment.

Title: Underwriting Assistant

Location: Downtown Toronto, Hybrid


  • Process program policy renewals and create quarterly performance summaries
  • Set up new standalone and program policies
  • Administer and coordinate program launches with internal and external partners
  • Update, amend and format policy wordings
  • Process bordereaux received from business partners
  • Process standalone policy renewals and issue documents to the business partner
  • Update weekly business quote report
  • General administration of standalone and program policies
  • Management of Broker and Program Administration Agreements
  • Answer queries from business partners
  • Liaise with our Finance and Claims teams and work with them to resolve payment and policyholder related queries


  • College/University degree.
  • 1 to 3 years’ experience in administration
  • Organized, detail oriented, pro-active and a team player
  • Pursuing CIP program is an asset
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Outlook Teams and SharePoint would be an asset

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 Maurice Reichberg at 416-868-6711 x.232 or forward your resume in confidence to maurice@dgacareers.com. If you are working with another DGA recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position.


  • City: Toronto
  • Market segment: Commercial Insurance
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Education: Post Secondary Education
  • Expertise: Underwriting-Support
  • Minimum experience required: 1 to 2 Years