Catastrophe Claims Outside Field Adjuster
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Allstate Insurance has an exciting opportunity for a Catastrophe Claims Outside Adjuster in the Chicagoland or IL area!
Are you looking for a way to help people in need who have experienced or have been impacted by a catastrophic loss? Do you have a passion for helping others? Can you work independently? Manage your time efficiently? Are you looking to accelerate your career with a world-renowned company? If so, Allstate has a great opportunity as a Catastrophe Claims Associate Service Adjuster.
The Claims Department is here to restore peoples' lives after the unexpected has happened. We work to deliver compassionate service that is fast, fair and easy. Putting our customers first to resolve their claim and taking the stress out of the situation is our goal.
This is your chance to help make a meaningful difference in people's lives. Join the thousands of people who work in the claims industry in highly stimulating work that will require you to assimilate data, evaluate facts and negotiate solutions to complex problems. Every day presents different learning and growth opportunities. You will gain a broad range of professional skills that will be equally applicable and highly valuable no matter where your career takes you.
As an Allstate CAT Claims Outside Adjuster you will play a vital role to ensure we deliver on our promise to help restore people's lives after they've had a loss. Under limited supervision, you would be responsible for investigating, negotiating and settling property damage and liability insurance claims. You will be traveling to the loss site to conduct a thorough analysis, reviewing the insurance policy, evaluating damages, determining loss coverage and authorizing payments. It is imperative that you deliver compassionate service that is fast, fair and easy to ensure customer retention. You would work independently, prioritizing responsibilities, and managing your own workload while ensuring that you are meeting customer service standards.
Specific responsibilities include:
- Communicate and negotiate effectively with our customers and vendors
- Treat customers respectfully and compassionately
- Solve problems, make decisions, and take action
- Conduct research, investigate details, and estimate damage
- Create an organized work routine in a virtual environment
- Work independently and responsibly to handle claims in a professional and caring manner
- Work as a team within an assigned unit and also within the team at large
- Create and maintain business relationships
- Support Allstate's commitment to the highest ethical standards
- Manage communication, verbally or in writing, regarding claim processes/procedures with other customers, employees, leaders and teams.
Working environment: Please note that, since this is a field position, you will need to have a valid driver's license. This is a demanding field position that will require you to travel across the country as much as 90% of your working time. You will be working 10 days on with 4 days off, as a result, you must be willing to work weekends and extended hours as necessary. In addition you must be able to carry and set up a 50lb. ladder, and climb up and down it many times a day.
- Bachelor's Degree or a minimal of 4 years of estimating experience and/or military experience with an E-4 or better ranking.
- Must be able to travel 90% and able to work a non-traditional schedule
- Diverse backgrounds and experiences
- Must be proficient in Microsoft
- Customer service experience through extra-curricular activities, community involvement, or in the workplace
- Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis
- Ability to be flexible in the work environment
- Strong interpersonal, organizational, and multi-tasking skills
- Excellent listening and interpersonal skills
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to take initiative and seek training necessary to excel
- Proven record for maintaining the highest level of personal and professional integrity
- Bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply
The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.
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