Zurich Financial Services group (Zurich) is an insurance-based financial services provider with a global network of subsidiaries and offices in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and other markets. Founded in 1827, the Group is...  more

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  • By: Vincent Van
  • Posted: August 21, 2011
  • Updated: August 21, 2011

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Job Description

As an industry leader Zurich offers very competitive benefits options including a 401K savings plan with up to a 6% company match, incentives, career growth, paid time off, recognition for achievements and a challenging and rewarding work environment.

Working for Zurich will provide you with:
• The opportunity to be involved and work in a global organization
• The opportunity to work for the 2nd most-admired company in the P&C Industry
• The opportunity for advancement and growth in the US and internationally
• Zurich was named best Workers’ Comp Carrier in Business Insurance 2009 readers choice awards and is the fifth-largest writer

Our Workers Compensation Claims Specialists are responsible for:
• Handling California Workers' Compensation Claims of moderate value and complexity to prompt and equitable conclusions
• Investigating California Workers' Compensation Claims and determines applicable coverage and liability.
• Documenting claim files in order to justify payment of final decision.
• Setting appropriate reserves within authority level.
• Staying up to date and complies with special handling requirements.
• Developing and maintaining positive customer relationships; anticipating customer needs and monitoring trends in order to recommend changes.

Job Qualifications:
Our ideal candidate will posses the following:
• High School Diploma or equivalent required, Bachelor Degree Preferred
• 5 or more years experience handling claims
• 3 or more years Workers' Compensation claims handling in recent or/current role
• Experience should include commercial insurance litigated caseload
• Knowledge of California laws and regulations needed
• MUST have experience handling claims in California
• PC literate with working knowledge of Microsoft Office software

Experience hanlding claims in Arizona