Under moderate supervision, provides and delivers claims adjusting services and solutions for customers in multiple lines of business.Responsibilities
- Investigate coverage, liability, compensability and damages with all parties involved in a claim as requested by our customers or Crawford and Company or a subsidiary thereof.
- Investigate claims by interviewing claimants, witnesses, establish claim reserves, handle evidence, obtain and interpret official reports, medical reports and claim forms, and attend/participate at mediation, trials or hearings.
- Negotiates and settles claims, sets reserves, and manages litigation within client service parameters and authority levels by obtaining demands and making offers to claimants.
- May present evidence at legal proceedings.
- Provide filings with regulatory agencies, disposing of salvage and pursuing subrogation when appropriate.
- Prepare reports by collecting and summarizing information required by the client and obtained through investigation.
- Self starter capable of working alone or with others.
- Maintains company reputation and insurance product integrity by complying with Federal and state regulations, client and Crawford and Company service standards.
- Maintain expected case loads in multiple lines of business while meeting established service delivery, production, quality, sales and educational objectives.
- Respond before, after and during work hours to emergency on site claim investigations.
- Maintain professional and technical knowledge through continuing education in multiple lines of business.
- Maintain acceptable product quality through compliance with service standards and compliance with internal quality control initiatives.
- Uphold and project the corporate image by participating in industry organizations and functions.
- Ability to multitask in a time sensitive environment and handle job responsibilities with a sense of urgency.
- Participates in special projects or performs duties in other areas as requested.
College degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Minimum 2 years insurance adjusting experience with experience in each of at least two lines of business (casualty, property, liability).
- Personal computer, typing and keyboarding skills
- Must have a valid driver's license with a clean driving record for company vehicle use.
- In-depth knowledge of insurance coverage, practices and negotiating skills in multiple lines of business.
- Familiarity with legal, medical and technical disciplines within specific business lines.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.
- Good analytical ability and mathematical aptitude.
- Good attention to detail and organizational skills.
- Ability to gather and analyze information, then determine and implement the appropriate course of action.
- Good interpersonal and sales skills.
- **Company vehicle, cell phone, and laptop will be provided to qualified applicants that meet Crawford & Company's Background Check, Motor Vehicle Record, and Drug Screen requirements.
People taking care of people. Its that simple. At Crawford & Company, we treat our clients policyholders like our own, helping to restore and enhance lives, businesses and communities at all points of the claims management process. Combining a legacy of nearly 80 years of unmatched experience with global capabilities and industry-leading technology, Crawford is at the forefront of change, while also staying firmly rooted to our commitment to putting people first.
We are guided by our collective value system: RESTORE.
At Crawford, we:
- Respect our culture of integrity and ethical behavior, while embracing the unique talents of the individual and encouraging an ownership mentality among everyone.
- Are Empowered to advance the company mission and take ownership of our individual career progression.
- Promote Sustainability through a corporate culture in which employees are good stewards of their communities.
- Emphasize Training and an environment where employees continually seek and share knowledge and are engaged and satisfied with their work.
- Are One Crawford, embracing a global mindset thats inclusive, agile, mission-focused, and customer-focused.
- Give Recognition, participating in an environment where people are rewarded for jobs well done.
- Embody an Entrepreneurial Spirit, sharing a passion to succeed, innovate, and outpace our competitors.
We believe in leading by example at work and in our communities. We hail from more than 70 countries and speak dozens of languages, reflecting the global fabric of the audience we serve. Though our reach is vast, we proudly operate as One Crawford: united in mission, vision and values. Learn more at www.crawfordandcompany.com.
In addition to a competitive salary, Crawford offers you:
- Career advancement potential locally, nationally and internationally. Crawford & Company has more than 700 locations in 70 countries
- On-going training opportunities through every stage of your career
- Strong benefits package including matching 401k; health, dental, and life insurance; employee stock purchase plans; tuition reimbursement and so much more.
Crawford & Company participates in E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V Crawford & Company is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Crawford via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written Statement of Work in place for this position from Crawford HR/Recruitment will be deemed the sole property of Crawford. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Crawford as a result of the referral or through other means.