Senior Bodily Injury Claims Adjuster - 8514 - IW-8514

Date of modification: August 17, 2022


Job number: IW-8514

Detail

Job title: Senior Bodily Injury Claims Adjuster - 8514

Location: Aurora, Richmond Hill, Scarborough, Toronto, Vaughan

Description

Title: Senior Bodily Injury Adjuster

Location: Richmond Hill, Work from home flexibility

Responsibilities:

  • Full handle of both direct deal and litigated files
  • Investigate, evaluate, negotiate automobile and property tort loss of moderate to high complexity
  • Manage challenging coverage claims with tact and professionalism
  • Arrange and manage vendors for your investigation (IA's, surveillance, legal defence, defence medicals)
  • Accurately assess and reserve the claim in line with corporate protocols and guidelines
  • Maintain control of expenses through pro-active handling techniques
  • Manage claims in litigation, participate in mediations, pre-trials and trials
  • Obtain approval from Manager on claims above authority
  • Assist in training and providing support to the junior and intermediate bodily injury adjusters
  • Assist the leadership team with operational objectives and special projects  

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 5 years experience handling Casualty claims required
  • Strong organizational; decision making and problem-solving skillset
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal 
  • Ability to identify and analyze coverage issues
  • Expertise in file preparation, and demonstrate ability to negotiate a file to resolution
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of claims settlement, policy wording, fraud investigations
  • Ability to cross-reference information with attention to detail
  • Strong general computer knowledge required
  • CIP or working towards designation is an asset
  • Ability to understand insurance contracts in various jurisdictions is an asset
  • Knowledge of handling claims across Canada, as well as US exposures is an asset 

Compensation: Competitive salary, bonus, paid benefits from day 1, and pension plan.

DGA Careers has been proudly serving the Canadian insurance industry for over 30 years, specializing in providing insurance recruiting services to major insurers, insurance brokerage firms and independent adjusting firms. With offices in Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, Edmonton, and Calgary, DGA Careers is well positioned to conduct searches with a national scope. Our unrivalled professional network across Canada provides us with the ability to reach vital key influencers and passive candidates nationally.

Interested candidates please contact Maurice Reichberg at 416-868-6711 x.232 or forward your resume in confidence to maurice@dgacareers.com. If you are working with another DGA recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position.

Information

  • City: Toronto
  • Market segment: Property Casualty Insurance
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Education: Post Secondary Education
  • Expertise: Claims-Bodily Injury
  • Minimum experience required: 5 to 6 Years

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