The Senior Claim Specialist, under minimal direction from the Claims Team Leader or manager, investigates and settles claims promptly, equitably and within established best practices guidelines.
MAJOR DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Duties include but are not limited to:
Day to day handling of substantial caseload of General Liability, Auto Liability, Excess/Umbrella and Personal Lines claims
Receives assignments, reviews claim and policy information, and evaluates coverage issues, draft coverage letters.
Investigates, manages litigation, evaluates exposure, negotiates settlements
Attend settlement conferences and mediations.
Sets reserves within authority limits
Ability to meet demanding caseload and business support
Ability to multi-task varied and significant matters
Claims/legal experience, General Liability Bodily Injury claims to include Products Liability and Premises Liability experience preferred
Law degree preferred or significant experience handling and managing litigated claims
Excellent verbal and written communication skills