Claims Consultant - Litigation Manager

Jacksonville, Florida
Not Specified
Oct 17, 2016
Dec 16, 2016
Job Type
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Career Level
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Position Summary:

Do you have 8-10 years' nationwide experience handling the investigation and disposition of automobile, general liability and homeowners (property) claims that exceed the authority of the claim office or have significant legal implications? Have you managed claims with alleged extra-contractual or bad faith exposure? If your answer is yes, Kemper Services Group is interested in talking with you. We are looking for an experienced Extra-Contractual/Bad Faith Claims Specialist to join our team. Our Claims Consultant - Litigation Manager can work from any of our claims offices across the country: Jacksonville FL, Dallas TX, Phoenix, AZ. This position reports to the AVP, Claims Legal Counsel.
Under limited direction, our Claims Consultant acts as highest level individual contributor directly reviewing claims to determine nature of loss, coverage provided, and scope of claim and to make recommendation regarding settlement/disposition of claims.

Position Responsibilities:

• Highest level individual contributor directly reviewing claims to determine nature of loss, coverage provided and scope of claims.

• Responsible for timely evaluation, reserving and disposition of assigned claims.

• Makes recommendations for settlement/disposition of claims.

• Will provide technical advice and/or training to lower level claims associates.

• Prepares required reports to senior management.

• Travels to mediations or settlement conferences as required.

Position Qualifications:

• 4 year college degree or equivalent in related work experience.

• 8-10 years related experience handling claims in a primary personal lines insurance environment.

• Law degree and CPCU preferred.

• Proficiency with Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote required.

• Non-resident licenses where required.

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Our employees enjoy great benefits:

• Qualify for your choice of health and dental plans within your first month.
• Save for your future with robust 401(k) match, Health Savings Accounts and various retirement plans.
• Learn and grow with our Tuition Assistance Program, paid certifications and continuing education programs.
• Contribute to your community through United Way and volunteer programs.
• Balance your life with generous paid time off and enjoy business casual dress.
• Protect what you love with discounts on Homeowners and Auto insurance products.
• Get employee discounts for shopping, dining and travel through Kemper Perks.

Kemper at a glance

With $8 billion in assets, Kemper is one of the nation's leading insurers. The Kemper family of companies specializes in home, auto, life, health and valuables insurance products for individuals, families and businesses.

Kemper's underwriting companies* are rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company, the leading insurance industry rating authority. Kemper services six million policies and ranks among the top 25 personal lines property and casualty writers.

*Alliance United Insurance Company is not rated.
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