Claims Examiner – Ocean Marine

  • Company:
    H.W. Kaufman Group
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Insurance

The OpportunityAre you eager to contribute to a growing company? Does the idea of working at a fast-paced and globally connected company excite you? Join the Kaufman Claims Team in our Toronto office. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a rapidly expanding and newly developing claims team.ResponsibilitiesInvestigation, analysis, and processing of Ocean Marine claimsTarget identification of subrogation opportunities and lead recovery effortsAssess and negotiate ocean marine claims on a nationwide basisSet and monitor expense and loss reservesReview independent adjuster/surveyor reports for accuracyCommunicate with pertinent individuals, including London brokers and claims personnel, company representatives, claimants, insured’s, retail agents, general agents, independent adjusters, surveyors and attorneysThis position requires a high degree of skill with regard to coverage, claim, and litigation issuesBe an organized, effective communicator, and possess excellent analytical, writing, and follow-up skillsReview insurance coverage, and prepare reservation of rights or declination letters when appropriateDiscuss proposed expense and loss reserves and proposed settlements that exceed authority with Director of claims, and prepare proposed authority request when appropriateAbility to read, understand, and apply policy termsBachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experienceMinimum of 3 years Ocean Marine claims adjusting experienceTPA experience may be consideredInsurance designations preferredCompensation PackageCompetitive base compensationHealth benefitsEmployer paid continuing education courses and designationsMany exciting opportunities for career advancementBurns & Wilcox Canada is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence with a view to providing integration and equal opportunities for all. Burns and Wilcox Canada welcomes applications from all qualified individuals and will accommodate applicants’ disability-related needs in accordance with the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please inform the Recruiter or contact our Human Resources department at HRCanada@burns-wilcox.ca or 416.774.2477. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.