Senior Claims Adjuster – Property

  • Claims
  • Ipswich

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Claims Adjuster on behalf of our client, a highly regarded and very well-known Lloyd’s / London Market business.

The successful candidate will handle a portfolio of Property Claims, striving to achieve prompt, accurate and consistent adjustment of claims liabilities. Other claims to be managed from time-to-time will include (but not be limited to) Marine and Specialty Risks.

Key Responsibilities

  • Promptly agreeing valid claims for payment.
  • Rejecting invalid claims.
  • Adjusting quantum of covered claims.
  • Negotiating and resolving disputed claims.
  • Ensuring accurate reserves are recorded.
  • Managing relationships with policyholders, brokers, cedants, claimants / claimant representatives, lawyers, loss adjusters, and other experts.
  • Leading and assisting with audits.
  • Assessing the potential financial impact of claims with multiple exposures.
  • Acting as market lead, arranging and chairing market meetings with co-insurers and legal counsel.
  • Driving claims strategy to resolution, openly communicating / discussing with co-insurers.
  • Fully understanding policy and coverage issues on complex claims and presenting these clearly to senior management.
  • Effectively liaising with ceded reinsurance in order to assist with timely notification and maximisation of swift recovery from reinsurers.
  • Recommending / implementing value creating process enhancements, ensuring consistency across all claims areas.
  • Maintaining close communication with the Actuarial department regarding large movements / expected movements, assisting further with specific actuarial reserve reviews.

Key Requirements

  • Significant experience of handling Property Claims, ideally within the Lloyd’s Market. Experience of also handling Specialty and Marine Claims is preferred, but not essential.
  • Experience of handling large claims.
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Knowledge of international insurance markets, particularly with regards to run-off preferred.
  • Proficiency with company and market claims systems.

Salary – Negotiable Salary + Excellent Benefits

For more information, please call 0203 805 5541 or upload your CV below.

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