Declaratory Relief Action Claims Specialist - Remote in US

Allianz SE Reinsurance

Allianz Resolution Management® professionally manages the US legacy insurance portfolios for Allianz Group. The Group’s legacy liabilities total several billion dollars covering asbestos, pollution, workers’ compensation, and construction defect exposures. It is our task to manage these complex long tailed exposures and generate the best outcome possible. We are part of a global team with exceptional claims and technical expertise and we work in an active and entrepreneurial fashion.

Essential Functions:~crlf~• Efficient, effective, quality claim management and documentation of declaratory judgment new loss assignments and reassignments in compliance with statutory guidelines and company best practices. ~crlf~• Clear understanding of coverage issues and the ability to make complex coverage decisions consistent with applicable policy language, law, and corporate position.~crlf~• Proactive and independent development, monitoring, and enforcement of litigation management strategy on each claim.~crlf~• Independent review and analysis of underlying file materials, policies and underwriting materials, and motions and pleadings. ~crlf~• Appropriate expense management including critical analysis and enforcement of budgets consistent with scope of assignment to counsel and/or vendor. ~crlf~• Work collaboratively with underlying claim adjusters and quantitative analysis resources to evaluate litigated claims and identify opportunities for resolution.~crlf~• Clearly, cogently, and proficiently explain the positions of Allianz in deposition.~crlf~• Stay informed on the latest industry trends and identify issues in DRA and underlying files. ~crlf~~crlf~This position will report to the DRA Claims Director.~crlf~~crlf~

• Ideal candidate will have 10-15 years of litigated claim handling experience in long tail claims, with demonstrated roles of increasing responsibility.~crlf~• Possess business acumen, understand business and economic environment of long tail claims, ARM US and the insurance industry as a whole.~crlf~• Strong asbestos, pollution and health hazard claims background including technical expertise, quantitative skills, and coverage experience.~crlf~• In-depth knowledge of liability policy language and coverage interpretation.~crlf~• Ability to work in a highly regulated environment and ability to ensure compliance with company policies and procedures.~crlf~• Discipline to work efficiently and independently in a remote environment. ~crlf~• Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.~crlf~• Strong interpersonal communication and presentation skills.~crlf~• Occasional travel required. ~crlf~• Juris Doctor preferred but not required. ~crlf~~crlf~

At Allianz, we foster a workplace where every person feels welcome, connected, and valued

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Re is the Group’s reinsurance vehicle which actively manages risk and capital. Our range of activities include reinsurance, capital management, run-off, cat risk management, risk data analytics and new business developments such as MidCorp. This strong combination of skills, experience, innovative mindset and capacity drives our mission of understanding risk and creating value.

Please submit your complete application documents (incl. CV, certificates, references and motivation letter).~crlf~~crlf~We are looking forward to receiving your application via the “Apply”- button.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz SE Reinsurance is committed to employment equity and therefore welcomes all applications regardless of gender, race or ethnicity, age, nationality, religion, disability, sexual orientation or philosophy of life.~crlf~~crlf~

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