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Senior Construction Claim Specialist in Jersey City, NJ at Chubb Group of Insurance Companies

Date Posted: 12/6/2018

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Job Description

Chubb is the world’s largest publicly traded property and casualty insurer. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. The company is distinguished by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength, underwriting excellence, superior claims handling expertise and local operations globally. 

Responsibilities:
Duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing outstanding customer service and working well with insureds, brokers and TPAs in the handling of construction casualty claims
  • Analyzing coverage issues and communicating coverage positions to business partners and insureds, as warranted
  • Directing all aspects of litigation from inception through appeal including: oversight of assignments to experts and defense attorneys, reserve setting, negotiating and settling of claims
  • Evaluating and analyzing coverage, liability, and damages to determine the extent of exposure to the insured and the company
  • Reporting to reinsurers the prompt collection of any reinsurance
  • Traveling to conferences, mediations, and trials as necessary
  • This position reports to a line of business Assistant Vice President and other senior claims leaders
  • Adept at negotiations and conflict resolution


Minimum Requirements:

  • Should have a high degree of specialized and technical competence in the handling of casualty claims with particular emphasis on General Liability and OCIP/CCIP policies
  • Minimum of 5 years construction claim handling experience, with experience handling New York Labor Law claims
  • College degree or equivalent business experience, J.D. preferred
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent interpersonal communications and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work with TPA’s and large accounts in a professional manner


Desired Qualifications:

  • Should have a high degree of specialized and technical competence in the handling of casualty claims with particular emphasis on General Liability and Business Auto policies
  • Experience in handling claims in all 50 states
  • Adept at negotiations and conflict resolution.  

Chubb offers a competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits package including life, health and dental, vision, a generous retirement savings plan, disability coverage, stock purchase plan, flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, and business casual dress. At Chubb, we are  committed to equal employment opportunity and compliance with all laws and regulations pertaining to it. Our policy is to provide employment, training, compensation, promotion, and other conditions or opportunities of employment, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, transgender, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.