AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. a fast growing commercial insurance company has an immediate need for a Professional Liability Claims Specialist in the Chicago, IL office.
The direct handling of professional liability claims including Lawyers, Real Estate Agents, Insurance Agents, Accountants, Architect & Engineers, D&O and an emphasis on Financial Institutions.
-Prepare and execute investigative action plans
-Evaluate exposure and set appropriate reserves
-Negotiate fair and timely settlements
-Direct and manage defense and coverage counsel and insure they work within scope and litigation budget
-Attend mediation and other court ordered settlement functions. Monitor trials.
-Reports to a Claim Director and senior claims management.
B.S or B.A. from an accredited college or university. Advanced degrees, industries designations (CPCU, AIC, etc.) or J.D. is a preferred.
-10 years in P&C claims and at least 5 years in professional liability claims handling
-Superior writing skills for communications of claim exposure to the company’s senior management.
-Experience using paperless automated claim systems along with Micro Soft products.
-The ability to travel domestically.
What We Offer
AmTrust Financial Services offers a competitive compensation package and excellent career advancement opportunities. Our benefits include: Medical & Dental Plans, Life Insurance, Health Care Flexible Spending, Dependent Care, 401k Savings Plans, Paid Vacation and Holidays.
AmTrust strives to create a diverse and inclusive culture where thoughts and ideas of all employees are appreciated and respected. This concept encompasses but is not limited to human differences with regard to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, culture, religion or disabilities.
AmTrust values excellence and recognizes that by embracing the diverse backgrounds, skills, and perspectives of its workforce, it will sustain a competitive advantage and remain an employer of choice. Diversity is a business imperative, enabling us to attract, retain and develop the best talent available. We see diversity as more than just policies and practices. It is an integral part of who we are as a company, how we operate and how we see our future.