SENIOR CLAIMS SPECIALIST (MEDICAL MALPRACTICE)

Location: NJ, IL or REMOTE

A large national carrier is seeking an experienced claims specialist with an emphasis on medical malpractice.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Present facts of claims, with recommendations, to committee as necessary.
  • Establish initial loss and expense reserves. Maintain valid loss and expense reserves based on current investigation and legal discovery.
  • Supervise activities of Independent Adjusters, investigators and defense attorneys to ensure that all claims are appropriately handled.
  • Attend and participate in mediations/trials as necessary
  • Maintain current understanding of various unfair claim practices statutes.
  • Prepare large loss reports where applicable.
  • Additional tasks as assigned.

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Minimum of five years of commercial insurance claims handling experience.
  • Focus on Medical Malpractice lines of business.
  • Ability to assess priorities and manage deadlines effectively.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Strong research and analytical skills.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite.
  • JD preferred but not required

Details

Employee Type
Full-Time Regular
Location
Chicago IL
Minimum Salary
$120,000.00
Maximum Salary
$150,000.00