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Underwriter, Developer Surety

333 Bay St., Toronto, ON M5H 2R2, Canada Req #326
Thursday, July 21, 2022
At Trisura, we expect more because we believe it can be done better.

Named one of Canada’s Top Small and Medium Employers by Canada’s Top 100 project in the Globe & Mail in 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021, Best Small and Medium Employers in Canada for four years running by Aon, and Insurance Industry Employer of Choice for 2016 and 2017 by Insurance Business, we are a young, growth oriented team with a commitment to attracting and retaining exceptional talent. Our growth has landed us on the Growth 500 list twice and our entrepreneurial style and niche market position ensure that our people see the result of their hard work reflected in the company’s success.

Financial Analyst / Underwriter, Developer Surety


Developer Surety bonds are used by developers of residential projects to satisfy provincial legislation by providing warranty and deposit protection for new home buyers. Trisura is an approved issuer of Tarion bonds in Ontario, and provides deposit insurance and warranty coverage in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta. 


The successful applicant for the Developer Surety role will be responsible to assess the financial position and creditworthiness of new and existing developer surety clients, underwrite development projects for Developer Surety bond support, monitor developer surety projects, and provide recommendations to senior management. The ideal candidate is driven and results oriented with the capability to build upon and foster relationships with brokers  and new and existing clients. 


As an integral member of the team, you will bring:


• Growth mindset

• Demonstrated capability for outstanding customer service

• Proven track record for quick, accurate problem resolution

• Passion for excellence and detail orientation

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• The ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities

• The capacity to work independently and in a team environment





• Underwriting of new business applications

• Analyzing financial strength and financial position of current and new business applications

• Negotiating specific terms and conditions for the issuance of Developer Surety bonds

• Monitoring of various development projects and exposures

• Developing new business through networking/marketing with brokers, clients, developers, consultants, lawyers, etc.

• Gain and expand upon industry knowledge to improve underwriting decisions

• Representing Trisura at various developer associations and industry related functions



• Successful completion of a Bachelor degree in a related field

• 1+ years of experience in developer surety, surety, insurance, banking, cost consulting or other related role

• Experience in a legal or real estate environment a strong asset

If you are looking for a career in an exciting and rewarding company, are driven to excel, thrive in a team environment and want to contribute to the success of an organization that values your contribution, we would like to hear from you!

Here at Trisura, we are committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace that reflects the diversity in each of our offices across Canada. Accommodations will be provided on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of our recruitment and selection process.

We thank all candidates for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company, headquartered in the heart of Canada’s financial district, is a specialty lines insurer with a focus on Surety, Specialty Insurance, Property & Casualty, and Warranty products.

As a Canadian owned and operated company, Trisura brings innovative solutions and expertise through a select network of both national and regional brokerage firms. 

The company, founded in 2006, and operating across Canada with offices in Toronto, Halifax, Montréal, Calgary and Vancouver, is uniquely positioned to satisfy all varieties of risk in Contract, Commercial and Developer Surety, Directors' and Officers' Liability, Fidelity, and Professional Liability including Media Liability, as well as Warranty products.

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  • 333 Bay St., Toronto, ON M5H 2R2, Canada