AmTrust Financial Services, Inc.

  • Director of Complex Claims

    Job Locations US-TX-Dallas | US-CT-Southington | US-NY-Melville | US-IL-Chicago
    Requisition ID
    2018-6983
    Category
    Claims
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Amtrust Financial Services, a fast growing commercial insurance company, is seeking a Director of Complex Claims - Attorney. This position can be located in one of our claims offices, with the possibility of working remotely. The successful candidate will directly handle the most complex claims for our Commercial General Liability and Automobile Claims books of business. The successful candidate will evaluate coverage issues and risk transfer opportunities as well as ensuring appropriate investigation of the underlying facts and circumstances is carried out, proper experts are retained and utilized where necessary, selection and utilization of counsel is appropriate, and proper negotiation strategy is employed.  This position reports to a line of business executive.

    Responsibilities

    • Recognizing exposures and ensuring reserving is appropriate and timely
    • Evaluating coverage issues and risk transfer opportunities
    • Ensuring appropriate investigation of the underlying facts and circumstances is carried out, proper experts are retained and utilized where necessary, selection and utilization of counsel is appropriate, proper negotiation strategy is employed.
    • Effectively communicate exposures both internally and externally
    • Overall responsibility for formulating proper resolution strategy to ensure best total outcome.
    • Position may require periodic travel to attend meditations, trials and / or other related meetings
    • Perform other duties as assigned

     

    Qualifications

    • Law Degree preferred
    • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in the handling or litigating of complex commercial general casualty claims
    • Proficient computer skills required to navigate our paperless claim file system
    • Possesses a high level of technical claim and legal knowledge and skills
    • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
    • Ability to professionally interact at a high level with parties both internal and external to AmTrust
    • Easily adapts to changing situations requirements or priorities
    • Ability to effectively influence others without damaging relationships
    • Skillful negotiator

      

    What We Offer

    AmTrust Financial Services offers a competitive compensation package and excellent career advancement opportunities.  Our benefits include: Medical & Dental Plans, Life Insurance, including eligible spouses & children, Health Care Flexible Spending, Dependent Care, 401k Savings Plans, Paid Time Off.

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