CASUALTY CLAIMS ADJUSTER LITIGATION SPECIALIST
|Department||Treasury Insurance Management|
|Date Opened||10/12/2021 4:30:00 PM|
|Salary||$48,360.00 - $78,741.00/year|
|HR Analyst||Michele Reid|
LOCATION OF POSITION
Attends depositions, mediations, arbitrations, settlement conferences, trials, appellate arguments and other scheduled matters on cases in litigation to take notes and to provide input to AAGs; communicates strategy and receives input from AAGs when appropriate and at scheduled Tort/Claims/Litigation meetings. On a monthly basis, determines the status of higher dollar level, complex liability and other sensitive claims and updates the Director of Insurance on the status of these cases. Provides trends reporting and weekly, monthly, and quarterly statistics on cases in litigation to the Director of Insurance.
Responds to all Preservation of Evidence (POE) requests submitted on claim files within the required timeframes, enters into database, and tracks the number of POEs received. Responds to all Public Information Act (PIA) requests submitted on claim files within the timeframes, enters into the database, and tracks the number of PIAs received in the absence of the Director of Insurance.
Education: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Four years of experience in administrative staff or professional work.
1. Additional experience in administrative staff or professional work may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required education.
2. Additional graduate level education at an accredited college or university may be substituted at the rate of 30 semester credit hours on a year-for-year basis for the required experience.
3. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer involving staff work related to the administration of rules, regulations, policy, procedures and processes, or overseeing or coordinating unit operations or functioning as a staff assistant to a higher ranking commissioned officer on a year-for-year basis for the required education and experience.
One year of the required experience must be in the claims adjusting, handling and oversight of litigated claims.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Four or more years of experience in investigating, adjusting and settling complex multi-line claims, with an emphasis on general liability, automobile liability and bodily injury
Working knowledge of tort law, claim values, and jurisdictional issues for Maryland
AIC, AINS, SPPA, ANFI, AMIM or other insurance industry designations or related course work