Zurich NA Mass Litigation Claims Specialist II in Schaumburg, Illinois

Mass Litigation Claims Specialist II

Description

Zurich is hiring a Mass Litigation Claim Professional out of our Schaumburg office. This position with moderate direction, will handle Mass Litigation claims of moderate to high exposure and complexity. The Claim Professional will resolve claims according to Best Practices and within authority limits. The successful candidate will handle multi-party claims and be dedicated to handle claims for specific accounts. They will regularly communicate with customers and brokers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor and 2 or more years of experience in the Claims and MassLitigation area within the Insurance industryOR

  • Bachelors Degree and 4 or more years of experience in the Claims andMass Litigation areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 5 or more years of experience inthe Claims and Mass Litigation area within the Insurance industryOR

  • Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 4or more years of experience in the Claims Handling area within theInsurance industryAND

  • Must obtain and maintain required adjuster license(s)

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

  • Knowledge of claims handling or insurance legal statutes and procedures

  • Customer service experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Significant negotiation experience

  • 3 or more years of experience inmass litigation, insurancecoverage, toxic tort claims, long tail claims, environmental pollutions claims

  • Strong communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to a changing environment

  • Advanced organization and time management skills

  • Experience collaborating across work groups

  • Microsoft Office experience

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-Illinois-Schaumburg

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 20 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 05/17/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180003QH

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.