National Indemnity Company

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Property Claim Examiner or Specialist

Property Claim Examiner or Specialist

ID 
2017-2091
Company 
National Indemnity Company
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time
Job Locations 
US-NE-Omaha

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Overview & Responsibilities

National Indemnity Company is one of the leading property/casualty members of the Berkshire Hathaway group of insurance companies, earning the highest financial strength rating by A.M. Best: A++. Located in Omaha, NE, National Indemnity Company offers a wide selection of commercial insurance products and has the stability and strength agents and insureds have depended on for decades.

 

We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes insurance, retirement plan with company match, educational assistance reimbursement paid at 100% up front, comprehensive wellness program and many other benefits.

 

We have an immediate opening for a Claim Specialist II or Claim Examiner.

 

Claim Specialist II:

The successful Claim Specialist II candidate will investigate, evaluate, provide defense if appropriate, negotiate and resolve assigned property damage and selected bodily injury claims reported under affiliated Companies’ insurance contracts, in accordance with those contracts and applicable law, within documented authority.

 

 

Claim Examiner I

Evaluates, manages and resolves claims reported under Company insurance policies within established authority and as required by applicable law.

 

Major Duties:

-  Investigate, evaluate and settle or manage the defense of claims, including selection and oversight of independent adjusters and counsel and control of loss adjustment expenses, within established authority.

           

-  Identify, evaluate and determine, in consultation with Company counsel as necessary, respective rights and obligations of Company, Insured and third parties under all applicable insurance policies.

                       

-  Establish and modify loss and expense reserves as information regarding claim develops.

 

-  Prepare accurate and timely case summaries, evaluations and reports; prepare, maintain and periodically review appropriate Claim Files and journals and all required electronic and other records, and provide information regarding claims as required.                

 

-  Maintain current knowledge of insurance and claim management principles and practices through review of published opinions, trade periodicals and other professional literature and presentations.            

 

-  Travel to represent Company in settlement conferences and other proceedings.

 

-  Perform other related duties as assigned or as situation dictates.

Qualifications

Qualifications for Claim Specialist II:

*Bachelor degree or equivalent

*Interpretation and application of insurance contracts, insurance claim procedures, loss

  evaluation methods and claim resolution alternatives

*2 to 3 years related work experience

 

Preferred:

Property Claim experience

5 years related work experience

 

 

Qualifications for Claim Examiner:

*Bachelor degree in business or related field or equivalent

*Interpretation and application of insurance contracts

*Insurance claim procedures, loss evaluation methods and claim resolution alternatives

*2 to 3 years related work experience    

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Law Degree

Property Claim experience

5 years related work experience

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