Claims Associate - Aviation

Job Level:  Entry Level

Alpharetta, GA, US, 30022 Chicago, IL, US, 60606

Area of Expertise:  Customer Services & Claims
Unit:  Allianz Commercial
Employing Entity:  Allianz Global Risks US Insurance Compan
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  34606



Let’s care for tomorrow.

Your ambitions.  Your dreams.  Your tomorrow

At Allianz Commercial (AzC), we are the global leader for insuring corporate and specialty risks in the Allianz Group.  Whether it’s aircraft, satellites, the world’s biggest ships and tallest building, cyber-attacks or climate change impacts, AzC has the major risks covered when it comes to protecting businesses.


We are looking for a Claims Associate - Aviation (m/f/d), the role can be based in the Alpharetta, GA or Chicago, IL office.


The Impact You Will Have

Proactively investigate, evaluate and negotiate resolution of assigned Aviation claims in accordance with established best practices and assure claims are handled within granted autonomy limits.



Some of your specific responsibilities could include:

  •  Investigate Aviation claims.
  •  Evaluate, address coverage issues and determine appropriate reserving levels.
  •  Select and direct independent external service providers (e.g., Independent Adjusters, Experts)
  •  Negotiate and resolve claims ensuring cost effective, service orientated solutions.
  •  Ensure claims are settled in accordance with settlement guidelines.                                                 
  • Ensure all claims handled within authority limits, and in line with AGCS Claims procedures and guidelines.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with brokers and clients, as well as other relevant stakeholders (e.g., third party adjusters)


What You’ll Bring to the Role

  • Ability to learn to handle claims involving coverage and damage issues.                                     
  • Ability to learn/understand claims handling process.       
  • Understanding of Aviation claims products, wordings, terms and conditions and coverages                  
  • Solid knowledge of claim handling process from notification to settlement and recovery
  • Ability to negotiate best positions for AGCS and client, sometimes in contentious situations, managing conflicting priorities of various parties.      


The annualized base pay range for this role is $44,930 to $71,367. The annual base salary range represents a nationwide market range. The actual salary for this position may be above and will be determined by a number of factors, including the scope, complexity and location of the role, the skills, education, training, credentials and experience of the candidate. The base pay is just one component of the AzC total compensation package.  As part of our comprehensive compensation and highly rated benefits programs, employees are also eligible for annual performance-based cash incentive awards.

34606 | Customer Services & Claims | Entry Level | Non-Executive | Allianz Commercial | Full-Time | Permanent



What’s in it for you?


Let’s care about everything that makes you, you

We are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment where everyone feels they belong.  We offer a hybrid working model, which recognizes the value of striking a balance between in-person collaboration and remote working.  Please feel free to discuss flexible working arrangements with us.


Let’s care for your financial wellbeing

We believe in rewarding performance with a great compensation and benefits package (details vary by location), including a generous bonus scheme and 401K.


Let’s care for your opportunities to progress

From career development and digital learning programs to international career mobility, we offer lifelong learning for our employees worldwide and an environment where innovation, delivery and empowerment are fostered.


Let’s care for life’s twists and turns

From our support for flexible working, health and wellbeing (including private healthcare and generous parental leave benefits), to helping people return from career breaks with experience that nothing else can teach.  We’ve got your back.


Let’s care for our society and our planet

With opportunities to be engaged in shaping a future that is safe, inclusive and sustainable, we care for the tomorrows of our people, our industry and our clients.


Care to join us?


Allianz Commercial (AzC) is a global corporate insurance carrier and part of Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks across 10 dedicated lines of business.  Learn more about us by clicking here.


Allianz is an equal opportunity employer, and therefore welcomes applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability, sexual orientation or any other protected characteristic.  Diversity of thinking is an important part of our company culture.


Recruitment Agencies: 
AzC has an in-house recruitment team, which focuses on sourcing great candidates directly. AzC does not accept unsolicited resumes from agency or search firm recruiters.  Fees will not be paid in the event a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired.  When we do use agencies, we have a PSL in place, so please do not contact managers directly.



Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta