Executive Specialist, General Liability

Crum & Forster, www.cfins.com.

Executive Specialist, General Liability

Crum & Forster is looking for a claims specialist who enjoys being a key part of a dynamic team. As an Executive Specialist, you will manage an assigned pending of claims arising from insurance policies, primarily Commercial General Liability. You will also be expected to operate under appropriate levels of supervision and within established authority. The position will report to assigned Manager, AVP, Vice President, as determined by business needs. This position can be Remote or located in: Jersey City, NJ; Morristown, NJ; Southfield, MI; Chicago, IL

What you will do:

•Receives claims assignments. Verifies and determines applicability of coverage. •Determines the method and extent of investigation for each claim as required by company Best Practices. •Reviews and manages outstanding files, as assigned, for adequacy and timeliness of investigation, evaluation and reserve and maintains a timely diary for each case. •Evaluates and adjusts claims within the adjuster’s authority level. •Reports directly on technical matters to supervisor or management. •Evaluates and manages litigated claims, determines future course of handling and proper method of disposition. Consults with the claim manager on those claims in which assistance and consultation is needed, as well as on those claims which exceed assigned authority. •Assesses recovery potential and is responsible for the development of information required to successfully pursue recovery. •Meets with current and prospective customers to discuss C&F claims capabilities and address specific claim needs. •Accountable for the equitable and prompt adjustment and management of assigned claims to disposition in accordance with company Best Practices. •Responsible for providing superior customer service to all agents, insureds, and others encountered during the claims handling process. •Understanding/knowledge of contractual indemnity and additional insured risk transfer opportunities preferred. What you will bring to C&F: •Minimum of five years’ experience handling general liability claims. •College degree is preferred and a designation and/or insurance related courses are a plus. •Obtain and maintain required state licenses. •Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential and the ability to communicate with all levels within the organization. •Computer skills with a working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of programs a must. •Travel occasionally required.

What C&F will bring to YOU:

•Competitive compensation package •Generous 401K employer match •Employee Stock Purchase plan with employer matching •Generous Paid Time Off •Excellent benefits that go beyond health, dental & vision. Our programs are focused on your whole family’s wellness including your physical, mental and financial wellbeing •A core C&F tenant is owning your career development so we provide a wealth of ways for you to keep learning, including tuition reimbursement, industry related certifications and professional training to keep you progressing on your chosen path •A dynamic, ambitious, fun and exciting work environment •We believe you do well by doing good and want to encourage a spirit of social and community responsibility, matching donation program, volunteer opportunities, and an employee driven corporate giving program that lets you participate and support your community

Go to our Crum & Forster website, www.cfins.com., or contact Brandon Van Wormer or Renee Vander Hagen for more information