Corporate Casualty Analyst
Company: Merchants Insurance Group
Posted on: May 15, 2022
Corporate Casualty Analyst
Merchants Insurance Group, is a leading Property and Casualty
Insurer in the Northeast, and is looking for a Corporate Casualty
Analyst to join our Claim Legal Team in our Corporate Headquarters
located in Buffalo, New York. Merchants Insurance Group is proud to
be named a "Fast Track" company and Top Private Company for the 3rd
year in a row by Buffalo's Business First, a Super Regional
Property/Casualty Insurer by the Insurance Journal and has recently
been named as one of Ward's top performing insurance companies in
the United States. Ward's is the provider of benchmarking and best
practices for the insurance industry. They analyze staff levels,
compensation, business practices and expenses for all areas of
The safety of our colleagues, both current and future, is Merchants
Insurance Group's highest priority. At this time, our colleagues
are working a Hybrid work schedule. The Hybrid work schedule
requires 8 full days per month in the office, with the option to
work the remaining days per month at home or in the office. This
exciting new Hybrid Work benefit will offer colleagues a flexible
work schedule with the ability to remain connected with your
Merchants team and colleagues.
The Corporate Casualty Analyst (CCA) will become part of a
dedicated team focusing on providing high-level technical expertise
in the handling of complex and high exposure liability and
extra-contractual claims, including the management of claims
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited
Cultivating relationships with claims and other internal staff,
policyholders, attorneys, agents and a variety of service providers
and experts all while working towards achieving the most optimal
outcomes for Merchants and our policyholders.
Provides high level technical expertise in the handling of complex
and high exposure liability and extra-contractual claims.
Manages a pending claim inventory of select complex high exposure
claims (e.g. multi-party catastrophic injury claims, mass tort and
class action litigation), insurance coverage litigation/disputes,
and claims against Merchants, including those seeking
The CCA is also responsible for supervising adjusters' claim
handling activities on assigned high exposure claims through
disposition, extending appropriate settlement authority on
corporate level referred claims, engaging in settlement
negotiations on corporate level referred claims, providing
instruction and guidance on risk transfer and coverage issues,
training and development of claim staff through informal knowledge
transfer and formal training activities.
Qualifications & Skills
Qualified candidates will have a 4 year degree or equivalent work
5 plus years complex high exposure claim handling experience.
Leadership & Coaching Skills. Strong policy interpretation and
coverage analysis skills.
Familiarity with various regulatory and judicial venues.
Strong communication and negotiation skills.
Well-organized and effective at managing competing
Ability to work collaboratively with others in the planning and
execution of complex resolution strategies.
Computer skills including Microsoft Office products and document
Merchants Insurance Group Benefits:
Welcoming and positive work environment
Flexible work arrangements, including flex scheduling and summer
Hybrid work schedule. The Hybrid work schedule will require 8 full
days per month in the office, with the option to work the remaining
days per month at home or in the office
Competitive pay scale
Generous paid time off package
Full Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short Term
Disability, 401(k) employer match amount is 100% up to 6% of your
annual contributions. You are immediately 100% vested in the
employer match dollars.
Two outstanding company bonus programs
And many more exciting company benefits!! EOE
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