Zurich NA Sr. Workers Compensation Claims Specialist in Addison, Texas

Sr. Workers Compensation Claims Specialist

Description

Zurich is currently looking for a Sr. Workers Compensation Claims Specialist to work out of our Addison TX or Overland Park KS office.

They will handle Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Mississippi Workers Compensation Claims of moderate to high exposure and complexity including litigated claims within specific limits of authority by following established protocols to ensure that claims are handled in the most efficient, effective way while delivering a customer-centric claims service.

Client Externally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on delivering service to external clients and/or customers. Typically involves building relationships and promoting the company.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor and 5 or more years of experience in the Claims or Litigation area to include at least 3 years of Workers Compensation Claims experienceOR

  • Bachelors Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Claims or Litigation areato include at least 3 years of Workers Compensation Claims experience

OR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the Claims or Litigation areato include at least 3 years of Workers Compensation Claims experience

OR

  • Zurich approved Apprenticeship program including an Associate Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Claims or Litigation areato include at least 3 years of Workers Compensation Claims experience

AND

  • Must obtain and maintain required adjuster license(s)

  • Knowledge of the insurance industry, claims and the insurance legal and regulatory environment

  • Negotiation experience

  • Customer service experience

  • Microsoft Office experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience handling Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Mississippi Workers Compensation Claims

  • Insurance designations such as SCLA, CPCU, AIC

  • Analytical skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Experience collaborating across work groups

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.

Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.

Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE disability/vets

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Primary Location: United States-Texas-Addison

Other Locations: United States-Kansas-Overland Park

Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 10/12/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1800086T

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.