Senior Claim Representative- Public Sector
Company: Great American Insurance Group
Location: East Brunswick
Posted on: June 23, 2022
Be Here. Be Great. Working for a leader in the insurance
industry means opportunity for you. Great American Insurance
Group's member companies are subsidiaries of American Financial
Group, a Fortune 500 company. We combine a "small company" culture
where your ideas will be heard with "big company" expertise to help
you succeed. With over 30 specialty property and casualty
operations, there are always opportunities here to learn and
At Great American, we value the unique perspective each of our
employees bring to the workplace. We know that when people with
different cultures, backgrounds and experiences work
collaboratively, we can exceed our business objectives. We are
dedicated to attracting, developing and retaining a diverse
workforce that fosters creativity and enables our ongoing
Great American Insurance Group's Public Sector Division provides
customized insurance programs that meet the unique risk management
needs of local, county and state governments, education
organizations and special services districts, housing departments
or other entities designed to serve the general public. The
targeted classes within these public entities include
municipalities, public schools, community colleges and counties. We
are one of the leading public entity writers in the industry with
business across the U.S. and Canada.
Great American offers coverage in the reinsurance and excess
insurance markets through Pools, Trusts, Joint Powers Authorities,
Reciprocals, Mutuals, Captives and Individual Risks in the public
entity space. We are looking for a Senior Claim Rep to work from
one of our offices in Cincinnati, East Brunswick, NJ or Richmond,
Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities:
* Accountabilities include assisting with the management of Public
Sector risks involving professional and law enforcement liability,
general liability, automobile, school board legal liability,
employment practices liability and public officials' liability
* Assist with the management of property/casualty and workers
compensation claims handled by third party claims administrators,
direct handling of primary and or excess claims, and management and
oversight of reinsurance claims.
* Assist with claim reviews and compliance audits, timely report
completion for third party administrators and self-handled by
public entity pools.
* Investigates and maintains claims:
* Reviews and evaluates coverage and/or liability.
* Secures and analyzes necessary information (i.e., reports,
policies, appraisals, releases, statements, reports, or other
documents) in the investigation of claims.
* Works toward the resolution of claims files, and may attend
arbitrations, mediations, depositions or trials as necessary.
* May affect settlements/reserves within prescribed limits and
submit recommendations to supervisor on cases exceeding personal
* Conveys moderately complex information (coverage, decisions,
outcomes, etc.) to all appropriate parties, maintaining a
professional demeanor in all situations.
* Ensures that claims payments are issued in a timely and accurate
* Ensures that claims handling is conducted in compliance with
applicable statutes, regulations and other legal requirements, and
that all applicable company procedures and policies are
* May provide guidance and assistance to lower level positions and
other functional areas.
* Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience.
Field of Study: Liberal Arts, Business or a related discipline.
Experience: 3 to 5 years of claims experience. Public Sector claims
experience is preferred, but not required.
Number of Positions:
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