Head of Portfolio Underwriting

Remote First

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours



201-500 employees

Low-cost commercial insurance for small businesses

Financial Services

Senior, Expert

Remote in Canada

Required Skills
  • University degree or college diploma in a recognized technical, vocational or academic program or equivalent work experience.
  • 10+ years of commercial insurance experience.
  • 10+ years of commercial portfolio underwriting experience.
  • 5+ years of people management experience.
  • Working within an MGA or in a program-specific division of an Insurance Company or Commercial Brokerage would be an asset.
  • Subject matter expertise in at least one of the following coverages: CGL, Professional Liability, Commercial Property.
  • Knowledge of the Canadian commercial insurance market and players, as well as Lloyds.
  • Ability to use an understanding of market trends, regulatory climate, competitors, and the current challenges faced by the insurance industry to help shape our unique value proposition.
  • Experience in interpreting data, including profit/loss & claims performance, to guide pricing and coverage decisions.
  • Exceptional communication, influencing and organizational skills with staff and customers, as well as with new business partners.
  • Ability to develop strong teams and empower teams and individuals so that they reach their full potential.
  • Portfolio Underwriting
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Performance
  • Relationships
  • Underwriting
  • Quality Control
  • Risk Management
  • Portfolio Analysis
  • Collaboration
  • Client Engagement
  • Reporting and Analysis
  • People Leadership

Zensurance is a Toronto-based technology company that provides affordable commercial insurance solutions for small businesses across Canada. By collaborating with over 50 insurance providers, Zensurance ensures a wide range of options and dedicated claims service, making it an advantageous workplace for those interested in contributing to significant financial solutions and customer-oriented services. Employees benefit from the opportunity to work at the forefront of insurance technology, gaining experience in a dynamic sector while helping small businesses manage their risks efficiently.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Toronto, Canada



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth