TD Bank Jobs

Job Information

TD Bank TD Insurance - Senior Commercial Property & Casualty Underwriter (Bilingual Eng./Fre.) in Ottawa, Ontario

Work Location:

Montréal, Quebec, Canada



Line of Business:

TD Insurance

Pay Details:

We’re committed to providing fair and equitable compensation to all our colleagues. As a candidate, we encourage you to have an open dialogue with a member of our HR Team and ask compensation related questions, including pay details for this role.

Job Description:

Department Overview

TD Insurance is part of TD Bank Group, one of Canada’s largest financial institutions. TD Insurance helps protect clients from the ‘accidents of life’ with a wide range of products including credit protection, life, health, travel, home and auto insurance. With more than three million clients, TD Insurance authorized products and services are available online, over the phone, and through a network of more than 1,000 TD Canada Trust branches.

In Canada, we have two lines of business, General Insurance and Life and Health. Our General Insurance business is one of the top homes and auto insurance groups in Canada and the national leader in group insurance and affinity marketing. Our Life and Health business is the number one provider of critical illness insurance and direct life and health insurance in Canada.

At TD Insurance, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment. With a Canada-wide workforce of over 4,000 employees and offices in Atlantic Canada, Quebec, Ontario and Alberta, our company is always growing and can help you to grow. TD Insurance offers a stable and dynamic work environment where talent is appreciated, and professional development is taken seriously. More than just a job, we offer rewarding careers.

Job Details

As a Senior Property & Casualty Commercial Underwriter the accountability is to drive profitable growth through quality underwriting with a commercial focus.

  • Accountable to collaborate with internal partners to identify new business opportunities and provide superior technical expertise to advisors and customers to price the risk appropriately.

  • Qualify underwriting files by understanding the needs and risk characteristics of the customer, ensuring benefits from both top-line and profitability perspectives.

  • Develop and maintain relationships cross-functionally and with external stakeholders to deliver an exceptional customer experience.

  • Act as a point of escalation for more junior underwriters to refer risks within established authority levels

  • Maintain the quality and profitability of the portfolio and refer all risks outside of established authority levels to the appropriate approver for review and actioning.

  • Provide insights on market research and analysis, develop business cases for pricing, coverage and product improvements.

  • Contribute to the introduction and communication of pricing, coverage and/or product changes from time to time, including creating uw bulletins, contributing to development of uw guidelines, etc.

  • Help identify areas of concern regarding loss ratios, risk trends or other discrepancies

  • Participate in Quality Reviews and audits as required.

  • Support maintenance of a compliant UW environment in relation to guidelines and rules.

Job Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree or relevant professional certifications, designations, or equivalent required

  • 10+ years relevant experience in commercial insurance

  • Experience in property underwriting is required; additional consideration will be given to candidates who also have experience in Auto.

Proficiency in Other than French

This position requires proficiency in a language other than French to support or deal with customers who require services and support in a language other than French.

Who We Are:

TD is one of the world's leading global financial institutions and is the fifth largest bank in North America by branches/stores. Every day, we deliver legendary customer experiences to over 27 million households and businesses in Canada, the United States and around the world. More than 95,000 TD colleagues bring their skills, talent, and creativity to the Bank, those we serve, and the economies we support. We are guided by our vision to Be the Better Bank and our purpose to enrich the lives of our customers, communities and colleagues.

TD is deeply committed to being a leader in customer experience, that is why we believe that all colleagues, no matter where they work, are customer facing. As we build our business and deliver on our strategy, we are innovating to enhance the customer experience and build capabilities to shape the future of banking. Whether you’ve got years of banking experience or are just starting your career in financial services, we can help you realize your potential. Through regular leadership and development conversations to mentorship and training programs, we’re here to support you towards your goals. As an organization, we keep growing – and so will you.

Our Total Rewards Package

Our Total Rewards package reflects the investments we make in our colleagues to help them and their families achieve their financial, physical, and mental well-being goals. Total Rewards at TD includes a base salary, variable compensation, and several other key plans such as health and well-being benefits, savings and retirement programs, paid time off, banking benefits and discounts, career development, and reward and recognition programs. Learn more (

Additional Information:

We’re delighted that you’re considering building a career with TD. Through regular development conversations, training programs, and a competitive benefits plan, we’re committed to providing the support our colleagues need to thrive both at work and at home.

Colleague Development

If you’re interested in a specific career path or are looking to build certain skills, we want to help you succeed. You’ll have regular career, development, and performance conversations with your manager, as well as access to an online learning platform and a variety of mentoring programs to help you unlock future opportunities. Whether you have a passion for helping customers and want to expand your experience, or you want to coach and inspire your colleagues, there are many different career paths within our organization at TD – and we’re committed to helping you identify opportunities that support your goals.

Training & Onboarding

We will provide training and onboarding sessions to ensure that you’ve got everything you need to succeed in your new role.

Interview Process

We’ll reach out to candidates of interest to schedule an interview. We do our best to communicate outcomes to all applicants by email or phone call.


Your accessibility is important to us. Please let us know if you’d like accommodations (including accessible meeting rooms, captioning for virtual interviews, etc.) to help us remove barriers so that you can participate throughout the interview process.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Language Requirement:

*Remarque: Étant donné que cet affichage concerne de futurs postes vacants et qu’il servira à pourvoir de nombreux postes aux exigences comparables à l’avenir, nous invitons les candidats bilingues et francophones à poser leur candidature. Lorsqu’un poste sera à pourvoir, une évaluation des besoins en matière de langue sera effectuée pour déterminer si la connaissance d’une autre langue que le français est exigée. / Note: As this posting is for future openings and will be used to fill multiple future positions with like job requirements, we invite both bilingual and French only speaking candidates to apply. As individual positions are identified to be filled, a language needs assessment will be conducted at that time to determine whether that position will require knowledge of a language other than French.

Federal law prohibits job discrimination based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, equal pay, disability and genetic information.