Claims Representative, Intermediate, Subrogation

Employment type: Full-time
City: Vancouver
Last visit: 2014-10-28
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-28


About Us

If you're looking for a stimulating job with an industry leader and a supportive learning environment, you'll find it here, with us. We're one of Canada's largest and most successful providers of home and auto insurance - helping more than five million customers across Canada. Intact Financial Corporation can offer you a brand you can be proud to be associated with, a high-performance, supportive culture that rewards you for taking charge of your career and a distinctive work community fueled by resourceful and high-energy people who give back to the community.

Job Description

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Your Job

Are you detail-oriented and enjoy providing excellent customer service? Are you a creative problem solver? Are you looking for a financially strong and stable company? Do you want to work in an environment that believes in growth and development and offers various career opportunities?As an Intermediate Claims Representative, in the Subrogation department, you will be responsible for analysis and review of intermediate to complex auto, property and/casualty claims involving various stakeholders (policyholders, third parties, insurance companies, lawyers, etc to cost-effectively maximize loss cost recovery through written and verbal communications, civil liability proceedings and negotiations with the stakeholders. You will:

Receive task assignments to manage recovery and subrogation matters, analyse the results of the investigation and documentary evidence and establish the possible level of recovery or payment.

In collaboration with the Unit Claims Manager, Legal Department and/or outside counsel, analyse the grounds for possible legal proceedings against at third party or insured.

Negotiate settlement with third parties to ensure the recovery of loss costs, according to the percentage of responsibility, taking into account applicable depreciation. Recommend or authorize the settlement. Handle and manage inter-company arbitration and/or mediation files.

May participate in Small Claims Court litigation.

Maintain effective communication and relationships with claims department and service providers, and provide quality service to external and internal customers. Answer queries related to investigations and the claims process. Monitor performance to ensure compliance and standards are met. 

Coach and provide transaction support and guidance on potential investigation and disposition of the file.

Identify trends and opportunities that would support training and development in other areas of the organizations.

May develop and deliver informal training material to other business units on the concepts of subrogation.

Your Skills

University degree or college diploma and/or equivalent business experience

Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation (preferred)

Minimum 3 to 5 years property and/or casualty claims handling experience

Field adjusting experience will be an asset

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Strong time management skills

Eligibility to work in Canada

Applicants must be permanently eligible to work in Canada upon hire. Proof of eligibility for permanent roles may come in the form of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, permanent residence card or confirmation.POSTING CLOSES November 11, 2014

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Years of Relevant Experience: Less than 1 Years

Industry: Insurance

Job Function: Insurance