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Senior Construction Underwriter (Hybrid/Remote)

Agile Underwriting Solutions (Agile) has an exciting opportunity for a permanent, full-time Senior Construction Underwriter. This is a remote or hybrid position focused on construction risks across Canada. We are seeking candidates with construction/ contracting and commercial property and casualty underwriting experience.    

What we offer:  

  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive flexible medical and dental benefits
  • Diverse mix of staff and demonstrated work/life balance
  • Career growth opportunities and continuing education program
  • Flexible paid Values Days to celebrate days important to you

The Opportunity:

The Senior Construction Underwriter will develop and grow our construction portfolio by developing broker and market relationships, writing new business,  and bringing existing products across Canada while maintaining profitability, and delivering exceptional response times.

In this role you will:  

  • COC and Wrap-up production underwriting
  • Underwriting basic to complex construction risks, developing new products, coverage, pricing, production and delivery, risk management and managing local brokerage plans 
  • Quoting and underwriting new business as presented by a broker’s office
  • Underwriting and negotiating renewals
  • Achieving assigned monthly production goals
  • Ensuring customer service standards are met
  • Applying underwriting guidelines


Here’s what you bring:

  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience as a construction and property/casualty underwriter including COC, Wrap-Up and Large Commercial Property.  Technical underwriting experience in civil and engineering risks considered an asset.
  • Experience working for an MGA an asset
  • University degree or post-secondary diploma
  • Completion of CIP/CAIB/CRM or working towards it
  • Critical thinking and analysis
  • Excellent time management and ability to multitask
  • Exceptional customer service and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills & existing broker relationships
  • Ability to take initiative and work effectively with minimal direction

Want to get to know each other better? Send your resume our way.  

You belong here 

We strive to be much more than a great place to work. Here, you join a collective of incredibly vibrant, purpose driven, and open-minded people. Every day, Agile proves that building a great business means taking care of communities, clients, and each other with equal commitment. You will be supported and respected for who you are and for the voice you add to the conversation.

At Agile, you will feel the power of community. Agile Underwriting Solutions is an inclusive organization that values diversity in its workforce. We listen, champion equity and diversity, and create safe welcoming spaces where everyone has a voice and is free to be themselves. Agile Underwriting Solutions encourages applications from all qualified individuals and will accommodate applicants’ disability-related needs, up to the point of undue hardship, throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.  

If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact the recruitment team by email at jobs@agileuw.ca