AmTrust Financial Services
Melville, New York
AmTrust Financial Services, a fast growing commercial insurance company, has a need for a Commercial Claims Adjuster (Bodily Injury and Property Damage) in our Melville, NY office. This adjuster is expected to demonstrate a solid knowledge of claims handling principles and practices for commercial auto injury, general liability, and property damage claims. This position is responsible for building a strong foundation for each claim in order to properly apply coverage, determine liability, and make claim settlements as necessary. Independent judgment is required in determining when to consult claims management when confronted with non-routine situations or problems. This is an inside adjuster position, and handles third party injury claims and property damage claims arising from commercial general liability and commercial Auto policies. The position will report to a Supervisor.Responsibilities
- Under general direction, process to conclusion commercial, 1st and 3rd party claims
- Experience handling artisan type consturction claims
- Verifies coverage information, gathers loss information such as statements from parties involved, witnesses, police reports, etc in order to make an educated liability decision
- Handles moderate exposure bodily injury claims up to and including litigation
- Recognizes subrogation as necessary
- Recognizes SIU exposures and is able to implement appropriate procedures
- Co-ordinates all claim file activity, including large loss reporting as necessary
- Works with outside vendors including appraisers, independent adjusters, attorneys, etc
Bachelors degree or equivalent in work experience
4+ years of claims handling experience
New York Adjusters Liscense and ability to obtain any other liscenses as necessary
Possess strong analytical, problem-solving, and organizational skills
Have strong decision making ability
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications, and ability to learn new software programs
Provide a high degree of customer service
Ability to work in a fast-paced, growing and changing environment with shifting priorities
Ability to prioritize work, organizes time, and balances multiple responsibilities
About the Organization AmTrust 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. For more information about AmTrust, visit www.amtrustfinanical.com.
What We Offer
AmTrust Financial Services offers a competitive compensation package and excellent career advancement opportunities. Our benefits include: Medical & Dental Plans, Life Insurance, Health Care Flexible Spending, Dependent Care, 401k Savings Plans, Paid Vacation and Holidays.
AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. was founded in 1998 to provide property and casualty insurance to small businesses. Through acquisitions and organic growth, AmTrust Financial Services has since grown to become a multinational property and casualty insurer specializing in coverage for small to mid-sized businesses. Our financial stability is based upon a philosophy of niche diversity with a focus on low-hazard risk.
Since its inception, AmTrust has crafted a balanced portfolio of insurance products including:
- Multiline Small Business Insurance
- Warranty and Specialty Risk Insurance
- Specialty Program Business Insurance
In November 2006, the company became publicly traded on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol AFSI. With extensive underwriting experience and a prestigious "A" (Excellent) Financial Size "XI" rating from A.M. Best, AmTrust has earned a reputation as an innovative, technology driven provider of insurance products. Our commitment to excellence is the common thread connecting each of our businesses.