Our client is a global leader in middle market commercial lines insurance. They are among the top ten largest carriers in the world and growing. 
They have an outstanding reputation for service and competitive products. They are very popular with the brokerage community as well. 

There is an opening in their Los Angeles regional office for a Workers Compensation Claims Adjuster. You will be responsible for the investigations, negotiations, litigation management and settlement for a claim load of approximately 125 open files.At least a third of these files are in litigation. Will work closely with loss control and underwriting in servicing assigned accounts in a collaborative approach. 

Here are the specifics:
1. Analyze the nature of the claim to determine required investigation and handling. Determine and identify coverage issues or questions of compensability in accordance with Claims Handling Guidelines.
2. Perform timely and thorough investigations in an effort to comply with all jurisdictional requirements and/or entitlements.
3. Conducts an informed case analysis to address claim entitlements. Initiate reserve changes within assigned authority, makes recommendations to supervisor or manger where assigned authority is exceeded
4. Manage, control and negotiate timely and equitable claim payments and settlements in accordance with jurisdictional and fair claims practices requirements and company policy and procedures. 
5. Investigate and evaluate recovery potential. Conduct timely and thorough subrogation investigation in accordance with company policy and procedures.  Maintain timely completion and referral of all claims involving recovery potential. 6. Service the claim needs of our customers, including insureds, claimants, brokers etc. in accordance with company policy and procedures.

Bachelor's degree (B. A.) preferred;  3+ years of  WC claims adjusting experience with a carrier not an MGA.  Completion of insurance and/or claims courses preferred (IAA, AEI, CPCU).

Will only consider candidates with carrier and/or TPA claims handling experience. 

Please note that you will only receive a response to your inquiry if your background fits the parameters of the search. 
Please send resume and compensation information to nancym@arcgonline.com