Location: Richmond, VA
5640 Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA
Markel Corporation, an international property and casualty insurer is seeking an experienced claims professional with a background in commercial general liability in our Glen Allen, Virginia headquarters.
Investigate, negotiate and settle moderate to complex general liability cases
Maintain and adhere to Markel’s guidelines and procedures.
Ensure proper adherence to internal large loss reporting requirements.
Promptly communicate with Claims Manager on adverse case developments and provide information on pertinent issues affecting the lines of business.
Contribute and assist in the implementation of a wide range of initiatives, discussion and action plans brought forth by the Claims Manager.
Communicate with underwriting as needed to manage claims and to alert of any significant developments.
Manage any TPA relationships to include reporting responsibilities.
Participate in agent related functions and meetings as required.
5 years of current general liability commercial claims handling experience in a commercial insurance company.
College degree and/or professional designation preferred
Sound comprehension of coverage provided by general liability coverages.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Experience in determining contractual obligations, coverage analyses, and investigations.
Ability to manage complex litigation, set loss and expense reserves and evaluate settlement values.
Ability to proactively self-manage a high caseload.
Ability to analyze and convey summations of complex issues; recognize alternative approaches and develop action plans, both orally and in written form.
Travel required as necessary (approximately 20%).
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