Professional - Claims Specialist Auto/General Liability Claims (240) in Reading, PA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Reading, PA
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    10/3/2018
  • Job ID:
    140356
  • Pay Rate
    $32.0 - $36.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    484/690-1184

Job Description

Looking for Auto Claims Adjuster to work on claims throughout the country. Person must have 13 required state license. Candidates with strong auto adjusting experience may still be considered if they do not have all of the below states: LA, OK, TX, FL, NH, VT, KY, CT, NM, SC, DE, RI and WY.

Job Title:                      Professional - Claims Specialist Auto/General Liability Claims

Duration:                      4 months

Schedule:                     Mon. - Fri.  |  8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pay:                              $ 35 - 36 hour

Under technical direction, investigates and maintains, property, and casualty claims. Works within specific limits of authority on assignments requiring significant technical complexity and coordination. Utilizing claims policies and guidelines, reviews coverage, determines liability and compensability, secures information, arranges property damage appraisals, and negotiates and settles claims.

Responsibilities

  • Interprets more complex or unusual policy coverages and determines if coverages apply to claims submitted, escalating issues as needed.
  • Sets reserves and authorizes payment within scope of authority, effectively settling claims in most cost effective manner and ensuring timely issuance of disbursements.
  • Coordinates and performs investigations and evaluates claims and suits through contact with insureds, claimants, witnesses and experts.
  • Utilizes negotiation skills to develop complex settlement packages. 5. Identifies claims with third party recovery potential and coordinates with subrogation/salvage unit.
  • Works with attorneys, account representatives, agents, doctors and insureds regarding the handling and/or disposition of more complex claims.
  • Analyzes claims activities and prepares reports for management. 8. May update the claims systems.
  • May provide guidance and assistance to other claims staff and functional areas.
  • Keeps current on state/territory regulations and issues as well as industry activity and trends.
  • May perform additional duties as assigned.

Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Solid knowledge of claims and insurance industry theory and practices.
  • Demonstrated technical expertise and product specific knowledge.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills. Ability to effectively interact with all levels of CNA's internal and external business partners.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to exercise independent judgement and make critical business decisions effectively.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite as well as other business-related software.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
  • Professional designations preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years claims experience.
  • Preferred Experience: At least 5 years Litigation and Coverage Claims Experience

Candidate will consent to:

  • Criminal background check
  • Drug testing

**Attire must be presentable and appropriate for the working environment - Casual dress - Steel toe shoes are required**

Call Jenyfer Alvarez @ 215-606-6968 for more information.

Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.