Ideal candidate will have 8-10 years or more of commercial general liability claims experience, with significant experience in complex coverage and litigated claims. Specific knowledge and expertise in New York Labor law and construction related claims are critical to this role. New York Adjuster License a plus.
Candidates must be capable of working under limited supervision and working with a remote manager. In this role, the claims professional investigates, evaluates, negotiates, and resolves litigated and non-litigated bodily injury, property damage, personal and advertising injury, and claims of high exposure and complexity.
This position is located in Atlanta, Georgia. Some travel would be required.
Duties and responsibilities:
Bachelor's Degree preferred
Eight (8) or more years claims handling experience or equivalent experience.
In-depth knowledge of the insurance industry, including legal and regulatory environments.
A strong functional and developing knowledge of substantive laws and legal procedures.
Attributes and superior command of the skills necessary for handling complex primary, excess and surplus lines claims for various lines of business, including:
Products and services described above
are provided through various surplus lines insurance company
subsidiaries of W. R. Berkley Corporation and offered through licensed
surplus lines brokers. Not all products and services may be available in
all jurisdictions, and the coverage provided by an insurer is subject
to the actual terms and conditions of the policies issued. Surplus lines
insurance carriers do not generally participate in state guaranty funds
and insureds are therefore not protected by such funds. This material
does not amend, or otherwise affect, the provisions or coverages of any
insurance policy issued. It is not a representation that coverage does
or does not exist for any particular claim or loss under any such
policy. Coverage depends on the facts and circumstances involved in the
claim or loss, all applicable policy provisions and any applicable law.
Availability of coverage referenced in this document can depend on
underwriting qualifications and state regulations.
Vela Insurance Services conducts
business as Vela Insurance Services, LLC in California as a licensed
surplus lines broker (License Number 0C94218).