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Job Title: Claims Consultant (Bilingual In-House Legal/Professional Liability) NEW ( ID: A9625 )
Career Category: Claims, In-house, Insurance
Posted Date: 2014-04-12
Location: Downtown Montreal
Description:  
A truly exciting opportunity for a lawyer with 1- 3 years of Insurance law (Professional Liability) experience to join the Montreal office of a leading Global Property and Casualty Insurance Company.

Our client, a global organization with a strong Canadian presence is looking to add a Claims Consultant to its Professional Liability Division.

Job Description:
As part of this close, collegial team, the Claims Consultant will report into the Legal Manager of the Professional Liability Division, and work on complex professional liability (Architects and Engineers) claims and loss prevention activities.

Your responsibilities will include:

• Supervising, investigating and directing the companies Architect’s and Engineer’s Professional Liability claims and loss prevention activity.
• Assuring compliance with established company and external standards.
• The execution of uniform technical claim standards and procedures for quality file handling and quality results.
• Maintaining a high-quality relationship with policyholders, associations, and agents by maintaining frequent contact and being responsive to their needs.

With respect to Claims Supervision, you will:

• Evaluate coverage and assign losses to non-staff resources and services as appropriate. Manage these outside resources.
• Evaluate settlement value and negotiate disposition of suits and claims within authority.
• Analyze claim trends and establish, adjust, or recommend reserves on own initiative or in consultation with the Home Office.
• Participate actively in mediations and settlement conferences.

Requirements:

Qualifications:

You are the ideal candidate if you:
• Have A JD/LLB and are a member in good standing of the Quebec Bar
• Have CPCU or RPLU professional designation desirable
• Have a BA/BS degree or equivalent required. MBA preferred.
• Are fully bilingual in both French and English
• Are strongly Proficient with Microsoft Office applications

Competitive Compensation and excellent benefits package!!

        

 

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