Zurich NA Workers' Compensation Claims Adjuster/Senior Workers' Compensation Adjuster in Parsippany, New Jersey
Workers' Compensation Claims Adjuster/Senior Workers' Compensation Adjuster
Zurich is currently seeking an experienced Workers’ Compensation professional to join our claims team.
You will manage a workers’ compensation claims caseload that consists primarily of lost time claims. You will own your assigned claims from end to end, resolving claims according to best practices and within authority limits. You may be aligned to specific accounts.
Additional accountabilities may include:
select and partner with vendors and hold them accountable to service level agreements
collaborate with a variety of internal and external contacts which include customers, attorneys, vendors, suppliers and brokers
manage communications throughout the claim cycle
negotiate and resolve claims cases independently
provide individual results and contributions in support of Claims strategy and goals
You will be an ambassador for workers’ compensation claims, the Claims organization and Zurich North America, delivering the highest standards of claims service excellence and best practices, and effectively developing partnerships with key customers, brokers and other internal and external stakeholders that are critical to the success of the claim lifecycle.
This position can be located in one of the following office locations: Philadelphia, Parsippany, or Boston.
Occasional business travel may be required.
The hiring manager will determine the appropriate position level based upon the selected applicant’s experience and skill set relative to the qualifications indicated:
WC Specialist II
Bachelor’s Degree and 4 or more years of experience in Claims Handling or Insurance area that includes PA and/or VA workers’ compensation claimsOR
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 6 or more years of experience in Claims Handling or Insurance area that includes PA and/or VA workers’ compensation claimsOR
Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree with 4 or more years of experience in Claims Handling or Insurance area that includes PA and/or VA workers’ compensation claimsAND
Must obtain and maintain required adjuster license(s)
Microsoft Office experience
4 or more years of experience in Workers’ Compensation claims handling including the state(s) of Pennsylvania, Virginia, & Delaware
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Experience collaborating across work groups
Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills
Juris Doctor (J.D.)
Senior WC Adjuster
Bachelor’s Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Claims and Litigation area that includes PA and/or VA workers’ compensation claimsOR
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the Claims and Litigation area that includes PA and/or VA workers’ compensation claimsOR
Zurich Certified Insurance Apprenticeship program including an Associate’s Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Claims Handling area that includes PA and/or VA workers’ compensation claimsAND
Must obtain and retain required adjuster license(s)
Microsoft Office experience
5 or more years of workers’ compensation claims handling experience in PA and/or VA
Ability to multi-task and adapt to a changing environment
Experience working in a collaborative team environment and across work groups
Juris Doctor (J.D.)
A future with Zurich
Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 148 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please click here to learn more.
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Location(s): Philadelphia, Parsippany, Boston
Schedule: Full Time