This is your opportunity to build your Insurance and Risk career with a a Fortune 100 company, and Fortune Best Place to Work for 5 years running. Nationwide has a career path providing opportunity for you to advance as well as extensive training and support to enable progression and a fun and rewarding environment.
These roles are full-time salaried positions with a full benefits package in one of four office locations [Columbus, OH; Scottsdale, AZ; San Antonio, TX; or Des Moines, IA].
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Investigates, evaluates, and negotiates property damage claims of low severity and complexity to a successful resolution. Responsible for managing the work and performance of vendors to achieve successful resolution of claims. Has contact with internal and external customers which involves maintaining, developing and influencing relationships. Is responsible for meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.
Investigates, evaluates, and negotiates claims to a successful resolution and in compliance with company quality standards. These claims may include first and third party claims of a basic/low severity and complexity level.
Responsible for managing the work and performance of vendors to achieve successful resolution of claims.
Is responsible for meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.
Responsible for developing and maintaining open and trusting working relationships with insureds in order to gather pertinent information.
Responsible for timely and appropriate evaluation of claims to identify and manage reserves in compliance with company standards.
Maintains current knowledge of: all insurance lines; court decisions which may impact the claims function; current guidelines in the claims function; and policy changes and modifications. This may require attendance at various seminars and training sessions.
Performs other related duties as assigned. For development purposes may be assigned more complex claims including claims with basic litigation.
Education: College degree preferred. Additional education in a particular line of business may be required by the hiring business unit. Insurance coursework preferred.
Licenses/Registrations/Designations:Associates must obtain the required Federal and/or state licenses/registrations within the time period designated by the business unit. Additional licenses/registrations may be required when new products and services are implemented. If an associate fails or is unable to obtain required licenses/registrations within the time period designated by the business unit, the associate will be ineligible to continue in the position.
Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills: Basic Knowledge of commercial insurance and E&S or other specialty insurance helpful. Familiarity with various types of insurance policies and property damage estimating preferred. Ability to communicate interpersonally with individuals and groups, via the telephone and in writing. Ability to develop and maintain open and trusting working relationships with insureds in order to gather pertinent information. Ability to effectively manage conflict and practices attentive and active listening. Ability to analyze facts and coverages in order to evaluate damages. Ability to work with and coordinate independent adjusters and attorneys in claims and litigation management.
Additional Salary Information: Salary depends on individual experience and skillset.
Internal Number: 68242
About Nationwide Insurance
Nationwide, a Fortune 100 company based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by both A.M. Best and Standard & Poor’s. The company provides a full range of insurance and financial services, including auto, commercial, homeowners, farm and life insurance; public and private sector retirement plans, annuities and mutual funds; banking and mortgages; pet, motorcycle and boat insurance. For more information, visit https://www.nationwide.com/