AVP, Claims Recoveries

Harco National Insurance   •  

Raleigh, NC

Industry: Insurance


8 - 10 years

Posted 405 days ago

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IAT Insurance Group (“IAT”) is a privately held global insurance company, headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, providing a wide range of property and casualty insurance products meeting the needs of individuals and businesses.  IAT consists of six operating divisions, each sharing the same quality standards, commitment to service and innovation, and an overall mission of excellence.  As an organization, we leverage our experienced leadership, sound analytics, proven operating platforms and extensive risk capabilities across the entire enterprise to deliver specialized, sustainable solutions for our customers.


With thirteen office locations, IAT has a large footprint throughout the United States.  As a privately owned organization, consisting of more than six hundred employees, we are able to act strategically within an ever-changing marketplace.  We are large enough to make a difference in the industry but small enough to be agile and nimble.  Our focus includes meeting customer needs and fostering an exceptional agent and broker network to serve clients. 


Furthermore, we strive to provide an environment where our employees feel empowered, challenged and valued.  Not only does IAT provide a dynamic workplace, we also provide competitive total compensation packages and great benefits, including but not limited to medical, dental, and vision insurance, a generous time off policy, company provided life and disability insurance, a lucrative 401k company match, and incentive plans.




Job Description:

IAT has an immediate opening for an AVP of Claims Recoveries that can be located in Raleigh, North Carolina, Omaha, Nebraska, Naperville, Illinois, or Rolling Meadows, Illinois.  This role will be tasked with the providing leadership, guidance and direction of the claims recovery process.


Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


  • Develop best practice for Claims deductible recovery, salvage and subrogation.

  • Help identify referral process to department and create tracking.

  • Develop workflow around systems and claim assignments to department.

  • Assist in any training needed around recoveries and recovery process.

  • Communicate with other areas within IAT such as Underwriting or Finance to ensure transparency regarding developing claim trends.

  • Actively participate in Senior Claim leadership on matters such as staffing, guidelines, strategic planning.

  • Monitor and evaluate manager performance, providing frequent feedback. Also responsible for hiring, training, developing and mentoring staff.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.




  • Bachelors’ degree and 10 years of relevant experience in the P&C Industry or equivalent.

  • Equivalent is defined as 14 years of relevant vendor management experience in the P&C Industry

  • Must have at least 6+ years of claim and collection experience

  • Experience developing and implementing Claim deductible recovery, salvage and subrogation best practices

  • Experience with multi line recovery

  • Strong understanding of business tools and vendors to assist in maximizing recoveries

  • Proven track record with setting metrics around recovery

  • Knowledge of insurance policies, coverage, legal terminology and claim payment procedures preferred

  • Must be able to influence within a matrix organization.

  • Strong management experience.

  • Extensive knowledge of the claims operations and administrative functions.

  • Superior written and oral communication skills.

  • Demonstrates high self-awareness—seeks and embraces candid feedback with resiliency.

  • Ability to translate vision into concrete business plans and strategies.

  • Proven track record of coaching, mentoring and providing career development direction to direct reports.

  • Experience driving effective team behaviors to ensure optimal outcomes.

  • Ability to look for opportunities to drive change and challenge status quo to improve organization.

  • Proven track record of taking appropriate risks and uses failure as a learning opportunity.

  • Fosters collaborative environment.

  • To qualify, all applicants must be authorized to work in the United States and must not require, now or in the future, VISA sponsorship for employment purposes.



We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.  We participate in E-Verify.

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