Great American Insurance Co. Claim Specialist in Frisco, Texas
Be Here. Be Great. Working for a leader in the insurance industry means opportunity for you. Great American Insurance Group, a member of American Financial Group, is a Fortune 500 company consistently recognized as a top place to work. We combine a "small company" culture where your ideas will be heard with "big company" expertise to help you succeed. With over 30 specialty property and casualty operations and a variety of financial services, there are always opportunities here to learn and grow.
The ECA Division provides an affordable alternative to Texas Workers' Compensation coverage via the Texas non-subscriber program. ECA has successfully developed and managed the leading non-subscription program in Texas.
ECA is currently searching for a Claim Specialist for our office in Frisco.
Reviews, investigates and evaluates coverage and liability of varying complexity and severity.
Drafts coverage position letters with moderate supervision.
Manages litigation; attends mediations, arbitrations, depositions, and trials as necessary.
Sets reserves within prescribed authority and submits written recommendations for reserves outside authority.
Demonstrates excellent judgment in the evaluation and handling of claims.
Conveys complex information to all appropriate parties, maintaining a professional demeanor in all situations.
Complies with applicable company procedures and policies, statutes, regulations, and other legal requirements governing claims handling.
Responds to inquiries from underwriters and producers.
Maintains necessary adjuster licenses, including completing required continuing education.
Performs other duties as assigned.
5 or more years of related experience in general liability investigations, evaluations and accompanying litigation is preferred.
Bodily injury claims experience and advanced coverage analysis experience is required.
Ability to manage outside legal counsel, vendors and experts as necessary.
Detail oriented and strong organizational skills.
Exceptional customer service skills.
Demonstrates strong written, verbal and effective listening skills.
Significant experience working with Microsoft Office applications and electronic claim files is required.
Must be open to travel, including overnight travel as needed.
Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience and/or training.
Travel Percentage: Up to 20%