Director of Complex Casualty Claims

Concord, California
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Sep 07, 2016
Nov 06, 2016
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Title_Director of Complex Casualty Claims_

About the OrganizationAmTrust Financial Services, Inc., (Nasdaq: AFSI) headquartered in New York City, is a multinational insurance holding company, which, through its insurance carriers, offers specialty property and casualty insurance products, including workers' compensation, commercial automobile and general liability; extended service and warranty coverage.

PositionDirector of Complex Casualty Claims

LocationCA, Concord

DescriptionThe position provides oversight and guidance to the primary claim handling office on individual complex litigation including but not limited to:
  • Recognizing exposures and ensuring reserving is appropriate and timely
  • Evaluating coverage issues and risk transfer opportunities
  • Ensuring appropriate investigation of the underlying facts and circumstances is carried out, proper experts are retained and utilized where necessary, selection and utilization of counsel is appropriate, proper negotiation strategy is employed.
  • Effectively communicate exposures both internally and externally
  • Overall responsibility for formulating proper resolution strategy to ensure best total outcome.
  • Position may require periodic travel to attend meditations, trials and / or other related meetings
  • Perform other duties as assigned

    Open Date9/12/2016

    Position RequirementsThe Ideal Candidate Should Have
  • Minimum of 7 years experience in the handling or litigating of commerical complex general casualty claims
  • Law Degree required
  • Proficient computer skills required to navigate our paperless claim file system
  • Possesses a high level of technical claim and legal knowledge and skills
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Ability to professionally interact at a high level with parties both internal and external to AmTrust
  • Easily adapts to changing situations requirements or priorities.
  • Ability to effectively influence others without damaging relationships
  • Skillful negotiator
  • Multi-state adjuster licenses preferred


    Req NumberCLA-16-00174


    Number of Openings1

    Employee Referral Eligible

    Employee Referral PayoutThis position is currently accepting applications.