Handle claims and review for applicability of coverage for contractors, products and specialty E&S accounts, nationwide. Present facts of claims, with recommendations, to committee as necessary. Establish initial loss and expense reserves. Maintain valid loss and expense reserves based on current investigation and legal discovery. Supervise activities of independent adjusters, investigators and defense attorneys to ensure that all claims are appropriately handled. Attend and participate in mediations/trials as necessary.
Adhere to company procedures and guidelines as well as case law and statutory requirements when coverage is in question and/or when paying or denying claims. Comply with reporting requirements of treaty and facultative reinsurers. Maintain current understanding of various unfair claim practices statutes. Prepare large loss reports where applicable. Additional tasks as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree required. Minimum of 5 years of progressive commercial insurance claims handling experience. Focus on Commercial General Liability lines of business. Ability to assess priorities and manage deadlines effectively. Effective communication skills, both verbal and written. Strong research and analytical skills. Proficiency with MS Office Suite.
Valid through: 9/29/2020