Zurich NA Environmental Claims Team Manager in Schaumburg, Illinois

Environmental Claims Team Manager


Zurichis currently looking for an Environmental Claims Manager to work out of ourNorth American headquarters in Schaumburg, IL.

Thisposition will with moderate oversight lead and direct a team of EnvironmentalClaims Professionals in low to high exposure Pollution claims. The selectedcandidate will supervise a team of claim handlers, coordinating thework activities of the team and they will have responsibility for performance,development and coaching of staff. They will act as a technical resource andhave clear and distinct accountability for business results. They will alsomanage internal and external customer relationships.

ClientInternally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on delivering service tointernal clients, usually at the line manager or employee level. May involvesharing subject matter expertise to others in the organization or supportingothers in their efforts to deliver on our promise.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor and 5 or more years of experience in the Claims areaOR

  • Bachelors Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Claims areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in theClaims areaAND

  • Customer service experience

  • Experience with Microsoft Office

  • Experience collaborating across work groups

  • Knowledge of insurance legal statutes and procedures

  • Knowledge of the insurance industry, claims and the insurance legal andregulatory environment

  • Travel 0-20%

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Environmental claims

  • Knowledge and skill of claims handling

  • Negotiation experience

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Analytical skills

  • People management experience

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.

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Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 20 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 08/08/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1800045D

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.