Claims Specialist Iii, E&S Specialty (NY Labor Law)

Nationwide Charlotte , NC 28201

Posted 4 weeks ago

If you're passionate about becoming a Nationwide associate and believe you have the potential to be something great, let's talk.

Number 57 on the Fortune Magazine 100 Best Places to Work.

  • This position may be staffed in any geographical location as a work from home opportunity.

  • The position will support the E&S Specialty Claims department, with the selected individual having experience within the following areas: New York Labor Law, Personal and Advertising Injury, Assault and Battery, Errors and Omissions.

  • Internal Use Only: compensation grade is F4.

Investigates, evaluates, and resolves commercial, and professional lines claims and lawsuits of a severe and complex nature, or from a specialty line or program of significant value to the organization. File inventory typically includes litigation and complex coverages.

May assist in the coaching, training and mentoring of individual team members. May act as a subject matter expert in a particular line of business or risk. Has contact with external customers which involves maintaining, developing and influencing relationships with major customers or key business partners.

Job Description

Reporting Relationships: Reports to E&S/Specialty Claims Manager, E&S/Specialty Senior claims Manager.

Core Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Investigates, evaluates, and negotiates severe and complex claims and litigation to a successful resolution and in compliance with company quality standards. This may include such claims as arson, fraud, excess/umbrella, Directors and Officers, medical and legal malpractice, governmental liability, products and completed operations, premises bodily injury of a complex and severe nature.

  • Responsible for managing the work and performance of vendors to achieve successful resolution of claims.

  • Is responsible for meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.

  • May assist in the development, coaching, training and mentoring of individual team members. May act as a subject matter expert in a particular line of business or risk.

  • Responsible for developing and maintaining open and trusting working relationships with insureds in order to gather pertinent information.

  • Responsible for timely and appropriate evaluation of claims to identify and manage reserves in compliance with Company standards.

  • Maintains current knowledge of: all insurance lines; court decisions which may impact the claims function; current guidelines in the claims function; and policy changes and modifications. This may require attendance at various seminars and training sessions.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Typical Skills and Experiences:

Education: High school diploma or GED Required.

College degree preferred. Additional education in a particular line of business may be required by the hiring business unit. Insurance coursework preferred.

Licenses/Registrations/Designations: Associates must obtain the required Federal and/or state licenses/registrations within the time period designated by the business unit.

Additional licenses/registrations may be required when new products and services are implemented. If an associate fails or is unable to obtain required licenses/registrations within the time period designated by the business unit, the associate will be ineligible to continue in the position.

Completion of insurance courses such as IIA, AEI, or CPCU preferred.

Experience: Five years claims handling experience or comparable work experience preferred Prior experience in directing defense counsel preferred.Prior experience with complex coverage issues and reinsurance reporting required.

Prior multi-jurisdictional, E&S or other specialty lines experience preferred. Specific experience in a particular line of business may be required by the hiring business unit.

Knowledge, Abilities, and

Specific knowledge in a particular line of business and/or additional education may be required by the hiring business unit.

Familiarity with various types of insurance policies preferred. Knowledge of the processes of the independent adjusters and attorneys in order to manage claims and assist in litigation management.

Working Conditions:

Overtime Eligibility: Not Eligible (exempt)

Working Conditions: Normal office environment. Travel as necessary.

ADA: The above statements cover what are generally believed to be principal and essential functions of this job. Specific circumstances may allow or require some people assigned to the job to perform a somewhat different combination of duties.

Credit Check: Due to the fiduciary accountabilities within this job, a valid credit check and/or background check will be required as part of the selection process.

Additional Job Description


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Sr Talent Acquisition Specialist Insurance Claims

Selective Insurance Group, Inc.

Posted 4 days ago

VIEW JOBS 6/14/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-09-12T00:00 Overview Excellent opportunity for a pro-active, seasoned Talent Acquisition Specialist with experience in P&C insurance, to partner with our corporate and field claims organization! Role is responsible for all aspects of full life cycle talent acquisition for current and future staffing needs. You'll work closely with our Claims leadership and HR managers to develop effective recruitment strategies, employee value propositions, pipelining future talent, coaching hiring managers, managing all aspects of talent acquisition, executing company hiring processes to ensure a superior candidate experience, coordinating and supporting pre-boarding processes for new hires and/or internal transfers. Responsibilities * Partner with claims leaders and HR managers to determine current and future job needs and hiring strategies. * Consult with and coach hiring managers in best practices, candidate experience, candidate selection, etc. * Sources qualified candidates using internal talent data, candidate database, postings, social media, website, job boards, employee referrals, professional organizations, networking, limited external recruiters, etc. * Screen and interview potential candidates to determine position/potential fit and recommend top qualified candidates to hiring managers. * Promote our Employee Referral program to attract qualified talent. * Maximize e-Recruiting tools to ensure quality candidates are hired in a timely manner. Ensure that statuses are updated in applicant tracking system (ATS) in a timely manner. * Stay current with technologies impacting talent acquisition, sourcing candidates, and insurance-related job descriptions. Maintain an understanding of market conditions. * Work closely with HR Managers in workforce planning, evaluating candidates and understanding goals and objectives impacting staff. * Build a strong understanding of the goals and responsibilities of our insurance operations, enabling a more effective talent acquisition process. * Analyze recruiting efforts and processes to determine and continuously refine best practices for effective / high quality talent acquisition, that focuses on a strong, positive candidate experience for both internal and external candidates. * Source candidate pools continuously, building a strong pipeline for future talent, maintaining open communications with future talent pool. * Ensure diversity recruitment strategies are used with all postings and make an effort at outreaching to associated candidates. * Provide appropriate training to leaders and employees on various talent topics (i.e., interviewing workshops, talent acquisition practices, career coaching, etc) * Manage associated 3rd party vendor relationships and contracts, ensuring compliance with company practices. Qualifications * 5+ years of full-cycle recruiting experience within a proven track record of solid recruiting metrics * Experience in the P&C insurance industry - supporting a claims organization a huge plus! * Experience in developing and implementing targeted recruitment strategies * Excellent relationship building, consultative and collaboration skills * Prior experience with applicant tracking system(s) * Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools, LinkedIn and other social media tools * HR certification preferred Selective is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Selective maintains a drug-free workplace #LI-TT1 Selective Insurance Group, Inc. Charlotte NC

Claims Specialist Iii, E&S Specialty (NY Labor Law)