Sr. Liability Claims Adjuster (Hybrid) #36552
Office Call Center
New HavenCT Direct Hire Jun 12, 2024
Contemporary Staffing Solutions is seeking a seasoned Senior Liability Claims Adjuster to join our client for a hybrid opportunity in Newhaven, CT! his role involves providing exceptional claims handling services for a variety of public entities, including municipalities, educational boards, and local public agencies. This Direct-Hire opportunity is offering $90,000-$120,000/year!

Key Responsibilities:
  • Conduct thorough investigations of first and third-party claims.
  • Document material claim facts following our internal liability claims procedures.
  • Assess and determine liability, including the application of statutory legal defenses and immunities.
  • Manage a diverse caseload involving auto liability, general liability, and professional lines liability (e.g., law enforcement, school leaders, and public officials).
  • Ensure timely and accurate coverage assessments and draft appropriate coverage letters for policyholders.
  • Maintain effective oversight of complex, litigated claims in both state and federal courts.
  • Deliver superior customer service and collaborate effectively with internal teams.
  • Participate in virtual and in-person claim reviews, settlement conferences, and mediations.
  • Present claims at internal discussions and advisory meetings.

Required Skills and Qualifications:
  • Extensive knowledge of auto, general liability, property damage, bodily injury, and professional lines insurance coverages.
  • At least 5-7 years of experience managing high exposure, complex liability claims.
  • Proven track record in negotiating claims and achieving cost-effective resolutions.
  • Working knowledge of federal and state court processes and procedures.
  • Experience in litigation management, including directing defense counsel.
  • Ability to analyze claim documentation and legal filings, and to draft comprehensive coverage letters.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong decision-making abilities, with a focus on strategic early settlement opportunities.
  • Effective time management skills and prompt response to external communications (phone/email).