Senior Liability Claims Adjuster

Melville, New York
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Sep 26, 2016
Nov 25, 2016
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Title_Senior Liability Claims Adjuster_

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.

PositionClaims Adjuster III

LocationNY, Melville


THESE ARE NEWLY CREATED POSITIONS DUE TO GROWTHResponsible for the prompt and efficient examination, investigation and settlement or declination of insurance claims through effective research, negotiation and interaction with insureds and claimants, ensuring that company resources are utilized in a cost effective manner in the process.
  • Review, process and conclude high exposure liability claims or those limited in exposure but occasionally complex in nature
  • Oversee and direct a majority of litigated or potentially litigated claims, directing and controlling the work and expenses of investigative services or attorneys
  • Assess coverage and review claims for purposes of investigations, action plans, evaluation, fraud and resolution potential
  • Conduct a thorough analysis of liability and damages
  • Continually assess exposure and evaluate for accurate reserves
  • Prepare Large Loss Reports and maintain ongoing claim updates
  • Complete quality investigations by gathering all pertinent information (recorded statements, review of police and medical reports, photographs and appraisals/estimates of damages, etc.)
  • Determines if subrogation exists and takes steps necessary to initiate recovery efforts
  • Maintains appropriate financial accountabilities (reserving) and controls loss adjustment expenses

    Open Date10/7/2016

    Position Requirements+ 12-15 years' experience handling litigated and non-litigated claims in accordance with established claim guidelines, procedures and State Regulations.
  • Self-starter with strong verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Experience handling complex coverage issues, NY Labor Law, Construction Defect, 1B cases and Environmental exposures a must.
  • Knowledge of New York Jurisdiction required, NJ, PA and CT, with applicable licensing preferred.
  • Attendance at mediations/trials, litigation management and high level customer service is required.
  • Bachelor's degree preferred. #LI-Post


    Req NumberCLA-16-00127


    Number of Openings1

    Employee Referral Eligible

    Employee Referral PayoutThis position is currently accepting applications.