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The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc.

Claims Consultant - Construction Defect

The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. - Hartford, CT

The Latent Property Damage Group (LPD) is a highly specialized home office claim team responsible for the disposition of the Company's environmental and construction defect claims. Claims in LPD are often associated with complex coverage issues, potentially involve multiple years of insurance coverage, commonly involve litigation, require a certain expertise to manage and can involve higher exposures.  The Claims Consultant will be responsible for the investigation of claims, the analysis of coverage obligations, the development of a disposition strategy, the negotiation of settlements, and partnering with in-house and outside counsel. RESPONSIBILITIES:A  Claims Consultant in the LPD handles complex commercial liability claims that involve construction defect.   The Claims Consultant will communicate with people both inside and outside of the department. The Claims Consultant partners with the Property and Casualty Coverage Unit (Law Department), operations departments, the reinsurance department, underwriters, insurance agencies, insureds, outside legal counsel, experts, outside contractors and other insurance adjusters, along with peers and management. The Claims Consultant will demonstrate the ability to present and discuss accounts at roundtables with an analytical focus. The Claims Consultant will also implement disposition strategies and strive for results in a timely manner.  Other requisite skills include:Ability to review multiple policies and coverage parts, write and articulate clear coverage positions.Conduct investigations regarding the claims and/or lawsuits. Make liability assessments and recommendations to management which  impact results. Ability to work effectively with insured's, defense counsel, other carriers, and agents and brokers in the management of accounts.Ability to conduct single and multi-party negotiations and espouse coverage/liability positions. Executing financial transactions. WHAT ELSE CAN YOU TELL ME? This is an ideal position for someone interested in law and/or business. Many of our staff accelerate their professional development by taking advantage of The Hartford's tuition reimbursement benefit to pursue their MBA or JD.    This position resides at our Hartford, CT Campus which offers free parking, an on-site medical facility, and a fitness center.  Additionally, this location has service cafeterias, ATM machines, and many other conveniences WHAT ELSE CAN YOU TELL ME?~Will consider remote worker option~  This is an ideal position for someone interested in law and/or business. Many of our staff accelerate their professional development by taking advantage of The Hartford's tuition reimbursement benefit to pursue their MBA or JD.    This position resides at our Hartford, CT Campus which offers free parking, an on-site medical facility, and a fitness center.  Additionally, this location has service cafeterias, ATM machines, and many other conveniences.   QualificationsRequired Qualifications:Bachelor's degree Strong verbal and written communication skillsSuperior customer service skillsStrong planning and organization skillsStrong analytical and critical thinking ability Strong negotiation and conflict resolution skillsExperience writing reservation of rights and denial of coverage lettersMinimum of 2 years  of General Liability claims experience Minimum of 2 years of Construction Defeat claims experiencePreferred Qualifications:Proficiency with MS OfficeCT Adjusters LicenseBehaviors at the Hartford: ·         Deliver Outcomes – Demonstrate a bias for speed and execution that serves our                     shareholders and customers·         Operate as a Team Player – Work together to drive solutions for the good of The                     Hartford·         Build Strong Partnerships – Demonstrate integrity and build trust with others·         Strive for Excellence – Motivate yourself and others to achieve high standards and continuously improve  

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The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc.

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Claims Consultant - Construction Defect The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. - Hartford, CT, United States

   

Location: Hartford, CT

Company Profile:
The Hartford is in business to protect what is most valuable to customers—their homes, cars, businesses, income, and employees. We help individuals and businesses prepare for the unforeseen with insurance and income protection so they can prevail through loss, accident, or disability.