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Posted: Sunday, March 5, 2017 10:57 PM

Job Description:/h3:
Job Purpose:
Assures claims are fairly and accurately investigated and evaluated in accordance with established standards of quality and timeliness. This position is responsible for the coverage and damages analysis of property claims which includes the ability to negotiate and complete settlements fairly and equitably with all parties. This job is based at headquarters in St. Petersburg, and is an inside desk adjusting position.
Essential Functions:
:Examines claim forms and other records to determine insurance coverage
:Responsible for all phases of property claims adjusting
:Approving and adjusting estimates of damage and loss amounts
:Interviews, telephones, or corresponds with claimant and witnesses; consults police and hospital records; and inspects property damage to determine extent of companys liability, varying method of investigation according to type of insurance
:Estimates costs of repair, replacement, or compensation
:Prepares report of findings and negotiates settlement with claimant
:Recommends litigation by legal department and attends litigation hearings
:Revises case reserves in assigned claims files to cover probable costs
:Assists in preparing loss experience report to help determine profitability and calculate adequate future rates
:Bachelors degree or 5 years of prior work experience as an inside desk adjuster, or some combination thereof; residential homeowners experience preferred.
:Minimum 5 years claims experience required; previous property and casualty insurance experience preferred
:Clear understanding of coverage issues including policy provisions related to exclusions and endorsements
:Flexibility of a work schedule, with the ability to work 12:hour days when required as part of major catastrophe claims
:Continued pursuit of general insurance:related
courses/designations also preferred
:Demonstrated strong interpersonal, in progressively more complex/technical claims positions
:Experienced in use of computer based estimating software and has the ability to interpret estimates using unit pricing
:Working knowledge of home structures
The ASI Culture and Benefits
The ASI Culture is like no other. While ASI stands for American Strategic Insurance, we also believe it stands for Attitude, Speed and Innovation. It is through these principles we plan our day and measure our success. This can be seen through the way our team members interact with each other, the fan letters from our agents and customers, to our success during a time where other companies have struggled.
ASI offers outstanding benefits, such as 100 employer:paid health insurance for employees, and 50 health insurance premium for dependents, including domestic partner, up to 6 matching on our 401k retirement plan, PTO leave, employer:paid life insurance, and much more
We are a drug: and smoke:free workplace. Prior to accepting a position offered at ASI, candidates must consent to pre:employment drug testing. Where permissible by state law, our drug testing includes a nicotine panel. Any offer of employment extended is contingent upon the results of the drug test.
Company Description:/h3:
American Strategic Insurance is a leading writer of Property and Casualty products. ASI offers Personal Lines Property products in over 35 US states, and is currently in the process of expanding nationally over the next two years. ASI was acquired by Progressive in 2015, so ASI can bundle its homeowners insurance with Progressives personal automobile insurance. ASI has been ranked a top employer in Florida, and in Tampa Bay for many years.


• Location: saint petersburg, Tampa

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