A leading Global Insurer seeks a Technical Claims Handler to join their Major Loss unit in this High Value Commercial Property claims position. You will manage complex commercial property losses including Engineering and Subsidence claims ranging from £250,000 to £5 Million in value, investigating, negotiating and settling cases within your authority limits. You will manage a caseload of c60 claims all with varying levels of complexity all at major loss level.
There will be an emphasis on effectively managing relationships with all parties involved in the claims settlement process. You will take an active role in the claims audit process to review claims process and implement change whilst mentoring more junior handlers.
You will play an active part in the CII development programme developing junior Claims Handlers and supporting them through their insurance qualifications.
You will liaise regularly with loss adjusters and manage expectations of key stakeholders, including policyholders, brokers, ensuring that they are kept informed of developments. You will use counsel and mediation and also have involvement in trials and face to face meetings with opposition lawyers.
This is an excellent opportunity to join the major loss team of one of the most well regarded insurers in the market. To be considered you will need proven experience in the handling of large loss claims – specifically commercial property or engineering / construction claims in excess of £250,000. This can either be within an insurer or external loss adjusting role.
The role is primarily home based reporting in to a regional office for meetings once or twice per month. There will also be regular site visits on all claims over £500,000 to ensure the level of customer service is upheld.