Zurich NA Commercial Property Claims Specialist II in Schaumburg, Illinois
Commercial Property Claims Specialist II
Zurich North America is seeking a Claims professional to join the Property Claims organization. Our teams are dedicated to helping our customers mitigate commercial property and business losses resulting from weather events, theft, water or flood damages, vandalism, and business income interruption. Our purpose is to get our customers back on their feet and operational as quickly as possible.
As part of our Property team, your accountabilities will include managing a claims caseload from assignment through resolution. At this level, you will handle a claims caseload of low to moderate complexity to provide technical claims service excellence that includes:
policy interpretation and coverage analysis
vendor identification and management
collaboration with internal and external contacts that include the customer as well as attorneys, vendors, suppliers and brokers
negotiation and claims resolution
management of all communications associated with the life of a claim
You will be an ambassador for Property Claims 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.
Occasional travel may be required.
This individual will work from one of the following office locations: Schaumburg, Dallas or Atlanta.
Bachelor’s Degree and 4 or more years of experience in the Claims and Litigation area that includes property claimsOR
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 6 or more years of experience in the Claims and Litigation area that includes property claimsOR
Zurich approved Apprenticeship program including an Associate Degree and 4 or more years of experience in the Claims Handling area that includes property claimsAND
Must obtain and maintain required adjuster license(s)
Experience in third party property claims
Experience with business interruption
Strong communication skills
Ability to adapt to a changing environment
Experience working in a collaborative team environment and across work groups
Strong multi-tasking and organization skills
J.D. (Juris Doctor)
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 (https://www.zurichna.com/careers) to learn more.
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Location(s): Schuamburg, Dallas/Addison, Atlanta
Schedule: Full Time