Florida Farm Bureau Insurance Company, a subsidiary of Southern Farm Bureau Insurance has been serving our citizens/members in the state of Florida for over 50 years, providing protection from risk. Joining our business offers you family oriented management with long-term growth potential and stability.
We currently have an opening for a Multi-Lines Claims Adjuster to cover Pensacola in Florida. This position is responsible for resolving damage and injury claims caused by or incurred by insureds. Resolution of a claim involves determining coverage; liaison between parties involved; inspection of damage; verification and appraisal of items involved in property losses; negotiation, evaluation, and settlement of injury claims in both commercial and personal lines. Should you meet the qualifications, you will be contacted. NO TELEPHONE CALLS, PLEASE. For immediate consideration, Please submit your resume to HR_Claims1@ffbic.com.
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The Florida Farm Bureau Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Southern Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Group. Southern Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company began 50 years ago with a group of Farm Bureau leaders, who shared a vision for better member service and lower insurance rates. Today, Southern Farm Bureau Casualty is a $2 billion company and is in the top if its class with an A.M. Best A+ Superior rating- a designation achieved by only 17 percent of property and casualty insurers in the nation. Southern Farm Bureau Casualty has become a leader in the insurance industry through innovative services and competitive products for its policy holders and an extensive training program for its claims adjusters, underwriters, and independent agents.
The Florida Farm Bureau Group consists of two domestic property and casualty insurance companies, Florida Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company and Florida Farm Bureau General Insurance Company. The group specializes in writing automobile, homeowners, dwelling fire, farm and business owner’s lines of insurance for members of the Florida Farm Bureau Federation. The Florida Farm Bureau group maintains an A.M. Best “A” Excellent rating, the last remaining A-rated Florida domestic company.
The group ranks as one of the market leaders in private passenger auto and homeowners insurance business in the state of Florida. The group also offers three major package policies, including a country squire policy (fire and inland marine coverage on farm personal property, farm comprehensive personal liability, and an endorsement to a homeowners and dwelling package policy), a dwelling package policy, and a commercial lines package policy.
Business is marketed and serviced by a network of exclusive agents located in each county of Florida. To be eligible for insurance coverage, membership in a county Farm Bureau is required. Job Description listed below:
SUMMARY: Responsible for resolving damage and injury claims caused by or incurred by insureds. Resolution of a claim involves determining coverage; liaison between parties involved; inspection of damage; verification and appraisal of items involved in property losses; negotiation, evaluation, and settlement of injury claims in both commercial and personal lines.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Investigate, validate, evaluate, negotiate, and settle all claims as assigned.
Submit reserve recommendations on assigned claims.
Communicate with the public regarding procedures, problems, and coverages.
Negotiate fair settlement with individual claimants or Attorneys.
Maintain claim files and follow departmental reporting procedures.
Report risk reviews to the Underwriting department.
Participate in training and continuing education courses as requested or required.
Prepare estimates on auto and property losses.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License and acceptable driving record. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree from four-year College or university with 1 to 3 years related experience.
LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to apply moderately complex mathematical concepts. Ability to work with mathematical operations related to daily tasks.
REASONING ABILITY: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES and REGISTRATIONS: Must be state certified and licensed as Claims Adjuster. Studies are encouraged toward the professional designation of Associate in Claims and/or Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter.
OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES: Must continue training in property damage evaluation, auto appraisal, building construction, and flood and catastrophe adjusting.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee in order to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee frequently is required to talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in outside weather conditions and is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the essential duties, responsibilities and requirements of personnel.
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No phone calls, please.