Personal Injury Claims Handler
- Job Reference
- 01293 848123
- West Sussex
- Date Posted
- Wednesday, February 25, 2015
- £30,000 per annum
- excellent benefits and discr. annual bonus
- Job Type
- Start Date
Motor PI Claims Handler, Sussex. up to £28k plus excellent benefits and annual bonus.
My client is a leading motor insurer with recognised strength in the UK motor market.
Due to their continued growth they are currently seeking a Motor Personal Injury Claims Handler to join their team to deal with Personal Injury Cases from first notification through to final settlement.
Your responsibilities will include;
The negotiation and settlement of claims within your own handling and settlement authority levels.
Controlling leakage and minimising loss.
Maintaining accurate reserves on claims at all times in line with policy and procedures.
Manage a challenging workload to meet productivity and quality standards and to contribute to the delivery of team targets.
Be pro-active and creative in your approach, making sound decisions on each individual case.
Provide guidance and support to others in the team as required.
Identify and make recommendations on relevant process changes to ensure continuous improvement.
Identify and refer market trends/behaviours to ensure continuous improvement.
Ensure fraudulent claims are identified and appropriately referred.
Ensure potential large loss claims are identified and appropriately referred.
To apply you must demonstrate;
Previous experience of handling Motor Personal Injury Claims.
Ability to proactively investigate and assess liability with reference to evidence and relevant case law.
Ability to value PSLA damages with reference to case law/JSB guidelines.
Knowledge and understanding of the MOJ claims handling process.
Confidence in the evaluation and negotiation of Special Damages, to include Loss of Earnings, treatment and care claims within handling authority.
Understanding of RTA / Article 75 liability.
Knowledge of differences in claims process between jurisdictions.
A working understanding of the CRU Benefits system including the appeal process.
Working knowledge of claims validation and recoveries procedure.
For further information on this and many other great opportunities in the claims arena, please contact Andrew Stark on 01293 848123.