Zurich NA Healthcare Professional Liability Claims Team Manager in Jersey City, New Jersey

Healthcare Professional Liability Claims Team Manager

Description

Zurich is currently seeking a Claims Team Manager to work out of our Jersey City, NJ office.

As Claims Team Manager, you will have accountability for business results as well as oversight for a team of technical claims professionals. The claims professionals on this team manage account-based caseloads, of moderate to higher exposures and complexity, for healthcare providers ranging from large integrated systems to community-based facilities. You will be a technical resource to the team and coordinate work activities as well as performance, development and coaching activities. Successful management of customer relationships and interactions both internally and externally will be keys to your success in addition to sharing technical subject matter expertise across channels as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor and 5 or more years of experience in the Claims areaOR

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Claims areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the ClaimsAND

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

  • Knowledge of insurance legal statutes and procedures

  • Customer service experience

  • Experience with Microsoft Office

  • Experience collaborating across work groups

  • Travel 10-15-%

Preferred Qualifications:

  • People management experience

  • Knowledge and experience that includes medical malpractice claims

  • Knowledge of state jurisdictions

  • Negotiation experience

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Analytical skills

  • 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-New Jersey-Jersey City

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 10/17/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1800086S

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.