Claims Representative - Auto and Liability

Job Description

Sunrise System Inc. is currently looking for Claims Representative - Auto and Liability in Chicago, IL with one of our top client.

Job Title: Claims Representative - Auto and Liability

Job Id : 21-11804

Location: Chicago, IL 60601

Duration: 6 months

Position Type: Hourly contract Position (W2 only)

Claims Representative- Auto / General Liability

· Under the direction of the Claims Team Leader investigates and settles Auto and General Liability claims promptly, equitably and within established best practices guidelines.

Duties may include but are not limited to:

· Receive assignments.

· Reviews claim and policy information to provide background for investigation and may determine the extent of the policy's obligation to the insured depending on the line of business.

· Contacts, interviews and obtains statements (recorded) from insureds, claimants, witnesses, physicians, attorneys, police officers, etc. to secure necessary claim information.

· Evaluates facts supplied by investigation to determine extent of liability of the insured, if any, and extend of the company's obligation to the insured under the policy contract.

· Prepares reports on investigation, settlements, denials of claims, individual evaluation of involved parties etc.

· Sets reserves within authority limits and recommends reserve changes to Team Leader.

· Reviews progress and status of claims with Team Leader and discusses problems and suggested remedial actions.

· Prepares and submits to Team Leader, Clients, and/or Insurers, unusual or possible undesirable exposures.

· Assists Team Leader in developing methods and improvements for handling claims.

· Settles claims promptly and equitably.

· Obtains releases, proofs of loss or compensation agreements and issues company drafts in payments for claims.

· Informs claimants, insureds/customers or attorney of denial of claim when applicable

· Manages the litigation process to control expenses and achieve appropriate outcomes

· May assist Team Leader and company attorneys in preparing cases for trial by arranging for attendance of witnesses and taking statements. Continues efforts to settle claims before trial.

· Refers claims to subrogation as appropriate. May arrange for other recovery proceedings as necessary by line of business.

· May participate in claim file reviews and audits with customer/insured and broker.

· Maintains control of claim's resolution process to minimize current exposure and future risks

· Establishes and maintains strong customer relations
Depending on the line of business, other duties may include:

· Maintaining system logs

· Meeting State Compliance requirements

Job Requirements

Desired Qualifications

·         3-5 years experience handling Auto and General Liability claims in most states. Possess current adjusting licenses in states, where required

·         Basic knowledge of claims handling and familiarity with claims terminologies

·         Strong communication and interpersonal skills to be capable of dealing with claimants, customers, insureds, brokers, attorneys etc in a positive manner concerning losses.

·         Ability to self motivate and work independently


Abdul Ajeej
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Michael Peng
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