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Auto Claims Adjuster

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Location
Calabasas, CA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Jul 19, 2019
Job ID
2670686
Primarily responsible for the complete handling, including establishing of
coverage, liability and damages, to enable equitable resolutions of all claim
assignments. Undertake responsibility for complex and / or high exposure claim
assignments in all lines.
Essential job functions include:

 

? Responsible for investigation, analysis and evaluation of all claim assignments to include
the issues of coverage, liability and damages.
? Negotiates equitable settlements and produce successful resolutions in accordance with
company policies and department guidelines.
? Exercise independent judgement and employs sound decision making in undertaking the
above responsibilities.
? Comply with all aspects of the Fair Claims Settlement Practices Regulations.
? Properly document all claim files with dated progress notes and reports to record results
of investigation and handling, stating reasons for decisions and evaluations in
accordance with guidelines.
? Establish and maintain appropriate reserves on all claims that reflect company policies
and guidelines.
? Attend settlement conferences, other meetings and hearings as required.
? Assist in reaching company and department objectives by reducing pending files and
successfully concluding all claim assignments, maintains 100% closing ratio.
? Undertake responsibility for re-insurance reporting.
? Analyze and evaluate converge issues and prepare communication on coverage
positions.
? Analyze and evaluate complex claim issues and high exposure claims with plans for
implementing resolutions and conducting the activity to reach resolution
? Conduct study and research in related claims areas as may be requested by Claims
Management.
Job Qualifications:
? 5 years of claims adjusting experience
? Physical damage experience - REQUIRED
? Commercial auto experience – preferred
? Litigation claims experience - preferred
? Multi-state experience- preferred
? Ability to identify coverage issues, analyze and understands policy forms, endorsements,
reservation of rights, etc.
? Ability to do overnight travel for mediation and conferences
? BA, professional designation – preferred.