The James Allen Companies Inc.
Summary of Responsibilities
Manage a team of claim representatives and supporting technical staff. Claims processed may include all lines of business, but will generally include injury losses on Long Term Care files and Third-Party Property claims asserted against Fire Suppression Contractors. Oversee the investigation and settlement of all claims assigned to the team. Provide advice and direction to claim representatives about involved claims and extend settlement authority to claims representatives after reviewing case files. Establish reserves and make reserve recommendations in cases exceeding individual authority. Responsible for the selection, training, development and performance of personnel as well as performance reviews, salary adjustments and promotions. Handle special projects as assigned.
Preferred Experience and Skills
- 5+ years experience supervising claims personnel
- 5+ years experience handling complex claims (property and/or personal injury)
- 5+ years handling litigated files
- Preference given to those with related insurance designations (i.e., AIC, CPCU, SCLA)