Material Damage Appraiser

Los Angeles, California
Not Specified
Oct 17, 2016
Dec 16, 2016
Job Type
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Career Level
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Job Summary:

We are currently seeking a dynamic Material Damage Appraiser. Candidate would cover South Bay, Central LA, or San Fernando Valley area. Candidates must live within assigned territory. Work independently and remotely from your home! Our company also provides a company car, laptop computer, and other required equipment to ensure your success!

This exciting job appraises and investigates customer reported damages. Receives electronic appraisal assignments, through initiative and follow-through, setting appointments with customers for appraisal completion will be required. You will have the opportunity to review, explain, and negotiate completed damage estimates with customers and shops. Issue payments on appropriate claims as well as document claims system and communicate with inside adjusters. This position will assist in the processing of Total Loss claim documentation. The MD Appraiser will work with other appraisers to meet team goals.

Position Qualifications:

•Requires a preferred minimum of 3 years experience of auto damage field appraisals.
•Experience creating auto damage appraisals with an emphasis on auto body repair and refinishing is a must.
•Additional experience related to the repair of mechanical, frame, suspension and other related automotive components are of added benefit.
•Experience creating computerized appraisals on approved software is required.
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office and computer literacy skills are required
•Interpersonal skills must be adequate to effectively negotiate fair and equitable settlements of all amounts required to restore the damaged property to its pre-accident condition pursuant to all recognized industry and company standards.
•Excellent time management skills

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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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