Zurich NA Claims Associate II, Auto Total Loss in Dallas, Texas

Claims Associate II, Auto Total Loss

Description

Zurich is currently seeking an entry level Claims Associate to join our team in Dallas (Addison) TX. At this level, you will have direct supervision with the investigation, evaluation and closure of auto property total loss claims. As part of this team, you will learn about commercial auto policy interpretation and coverages for assigned states, and how to manage a claims caseload of low exposure and complexity.

Primary Accountabilities include:

  • Maintain accurate electronic claims files by capturing and updating claims data/information in compliance with best practices for low complexity, low exposure personal or commercial line claims

  • Confirm policy existence by identifying coverage on low complexity claims

  • Work to have a timely resolution to claims by evaluating policy limits and coverage, evaluating damages and estimates, etc. and escalate issues appropriately while providing status updates to ensure overall customer satisfaction

  • Assess damages by calculating applicable damages or range of damages allowed by law

  • Ensure customer service by proactively communicating information, responding to inquiries and following customer protocols and Company best practices

  • In this position, you will have the ability to eventually work from home one day per week.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 2 or more years of experience in the customer service areaOR

  • Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and no experience in the claims areaOR

  • Bachelor’s Degree and no experience in the Claims areaAND

  • Experience with Microsoft Office

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in a support role in a claims administration or claims operations function

  • Ability to obtain and maintain required adjuster license

  • Familiarity with auto claims/estimation/total loss process

  • Analytical and organization skills

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Strong communication skills

  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment

  • Experience collaborating across work groups

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.

Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.

Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE disability/vets

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Primary Location: United States-Texas-Dallas

Schedule Full-time

Travel No

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 01/11/19

Unposting Date 01/16/19

Req ID: 1900000Q

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.