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Surety Claims Manager at Philadelphia Insurance Companies

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Updated: July 20, 2017
Category:  Claims

Marketing Statement

Philadelphia Insurance Companies, a member of the Tokio Marine Group, designs, markets and underwrites commercial property/casualty and professional liability insurance products for select industries.   We have been in operation since 1962 and are nationally recognized as a member of  Ward's Top 50 and rated A++ by A.M.Best.

Duties

We are looking for a Surety Claims Manager to join our team.

Summary:
This person will have the opportunity to manage a team of surety claim professionals, provide legal support to surety underwriters, and handle a wide array of claims and litigation arising from contract and commercial surety claims.

A typical day will include the following:

  • Manage direct reports in training and proper handling of surety claims
  • Evaluates each claim in light of facts, policy considerations and corporate direction.
  • Pays and/or reserves and/or denies coverage as appropriate.
  • Investigates circumstances of complex and possibly routine claims to determine if and to what extent coverage applies.
  • Communicates with all relevant parties and documents communication as well as results of investigation.
  • Thoroughly understands coverages, bond terms and conditions, agreements, and special contracts.
  • Provide legal review and opinions to underwriters related to statutory requirements, contracts, bond forms, and indemnity agreements.

Qualifications

Successful candidates will have the following:
At least eight (8) years’ experience in Surety Claims.
Bachelor's Degree, and a Juris Doctorate is preferred.
• Strong attention to detail
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to work in a fast paced, growing environment
• Experience in managing day to day activities of a claim handling unit
• Ideally, the position will reside in home office Philadelphia (Bala Cynwyd), PA

EEO Statement

Tokio Marine Group of Companies (including, but not limited to the Philadelphia Insurance Companies, Tokio Marine America, Inc., TMNA Services, LLC and First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd.) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  In order to remain competitive we must attract, develop, motivate, and retain the most qualified employees regardless of age, color, race, religion, gender, disability, national or ethnic origin, family circumstances, life experiences, marital status, military status,  sexual orientation and/or any other status protected by law. 

Benefits

We offer a comprehensive benefit package, which includes tuition reimbursement and a generous 401K match. Our rich history of outstanding results and growth allow us to focus our business plan on continued growth, new products, people development and internal career opportunities. If you enjoy working in a fast paced work environment with growth potential please apply online.

 
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