Apply Set Up Job Alerts Save Job

Claims Technical Director - Excess Liability

Georgia

Illinois

New Jersey

Texas

Midwest

Northeast

Southeast

Southwest


Job Description:

Our client, a property and casualty insurance carrier with a focus on specialty commercial products, is a Fortune 500 company that has been recognized as a top place to work. This Claims Technical Director in their excess liability division will focus on high-exposure losses in a nationwide book of business. Frequent interaction with senior management, corporate claims and others will be required. This individual can work from the Chicago, Dallas, Georgia or New Jersey office.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Investigate, evaluate and resolve claims of the highest complexity and severity.
  • Draft coverage position letters with minimal supervision.
  • Manage complex litigation; attend mediations, arbitrations, depositions and trials as necessary.
  • Set reserves within prescribed authority and submit written recommendations for reserves outside authority.
  • Comply with applicable company procedures and policies, statutes, regulations, and other legal requirements governing claims handling.
  • Respond to inquiries from underwriters and producers.
  • Maintain necessary adjuster licenses, including completing required continuing education.


Requirements:

  • 10+ years of experience handling high-exposure umbrella and excess liability claims
  • Significant litigation management and negotiation experience
  • Auto, excess/umbrella and catastrophic injury claims knowledge
  • Significant experience working with Microsoft Office applications and electronic claim files
  • Ability to travel up to 20% of the time, including overnight travel as needed
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience and/or training
  • Juris Doctor/legal experience (preferred)
  • CPCU designation (preferred)


Benefits:

  • Standard benefits package, including medical, dental and vision insurance

 

Contact:

Erin Shaughnessy

+1 (312) 884-0485

eshaughnessy@jacobsononline.com


Apply Now

Share this Job



  • Job At-A-Glance

  • Category
    Claims

    Industry
    P/C

    Type
    Direct Hire

    Location
    Georgia
    Illinois
    Midwest
    New Jersey
    Northeast
    Southeast
    Southwest
    Texas

    Reference ID
    20863

    Contact
    Erin Shaughnessy
    eshaughnessy@jacobsononline.com



Close