Complex Claims Specialist or Officer - Environmental Claims - IronEnviro
Advance your Claims career at Liberty Mutual Insurance- A Fortune 100 Company!
With minimal supervision, this position will handle complex environmental claims, throughout the entire claim's life cycle. Responsible for conducting investigations, recommending adequate reserves, monitoring, documenting, and settling/closing claims in an expeditious and economical manner within prescribed authority limits for the line of business.
Depending on experience, the position will either be for a Complex Claims Specialist or a Complex Claims Officer. The position will be located in the New York City office.
Analyzes, investigates, and evaluates the loss to determine coverage and claim disposition.
Utilizes CMS to document claims and to diary future events or follow-up.
Within prescribed settlement authority for line of business, establishes appropriate reserves for both indemnity and expense and reviews on a regular basis to ensure adequacy.
Makes recommendations to set reserves at appropriate level for claims outside of authority level.
Prepares comprehensive reports as required.
Identifies and communicates specific claim trends and account and/or policy issues to management and underwriting.
Manages the litigation process through the retention of counsel. Adheres to the line of business litigation guidelines to include budget, bill review and payment. Pro-actively manages the case resolution process.
Actively participates in mediations and arbitrations, within limit of settlement authority. Participates in the claims audit process.
Provides claims marketing services by meeting with brokers, risk managers and reinsurers, as necessary.
As required, maintains insurance adjuster licenses.
- Bachelors' and/or advanced (JD) degree preferred.
- 7+ years claims/legal experience, with at least 2 years within Environmental Claims required (Pollution Legal Liability, Contractors Pollution Liability, and Toxic Tort Claims).
- Advanced knowledge of claims handling concepts, practices and techniques, to include but not limited to coverage issues, and product line knowledge.
- Functional knowledge of law and insurance regulations in various jurisdictions.
- Demonstrated advanced verbal and written communication skills
- Demonstrated advanced analytical, decision making and negotiation skills.
We value your hard work, integrity and commitment to positive change. In return for your service, its our privilege to offer you benefits and rewards that support your life and well-being. To learn more about our benefit offerings please visit: https://LMI.co/Benefits
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