Great American Insurance Co. Crop Claim Representative in Norfolk, Nebraska
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Great American has been an innovative leader in the crop insurance industry since it issued its first crop policy in 1925. Our Crop Insurance Division provides the tools you need in the form of specialized crop insurance coverages, which can insure your revenue stream even if elements outside your control go awry. That means even in the face of a worst-case scenario you will have the guaranteed income you need to keep your operation functioning properly.
The Crop Division is currently searching for a senior field claims representative to investigate, maintain and settle crop claims in the Norfolk, O'Neil, and Ord region. The person hired will work from their home and travel on a regular basis within their region. Overnight travel may be necessary on occasion. A company car will be provided but the person hired for this position must have a good driving record.
Investigates and maintains crop claims:
Reviews and evaluates coverage and/or liability.
Secures and analyzes necessary information (i.e., reports, policies, appraisals, releases, statements or other documents) in the investigation of claims.
Works toward the resolution of claims files, and attends arbitrations, mediations, dispositions or trials as necessary.
May affect settlements/reserves within prescribed limits and submit recommendations to supervisor on cases exceeding personal authority.
Conveys simple to moderately complex information (coverage, decisions, outcomes, negotiations, etc.) to all appropriate parties, maintaining a professional demeanor in all situations.
Ensures that claims payments are issued in a timely and accurate manner.
Ensures that claims handling is conducted in compliance with applicable statutes, regulations and other legal requirements, and that all applicable company procedures and policies are followed.
May provide guidance and assistance to lower level positions and other functional areas.
Performs other duties as assigned.
1-5 years of crop claims adjusting experience.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent business/work experience.
Basic knowledge of coverages, claim practices, procedures and systems.
Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
Must have a satisfactory motor vehicle record.
Requires continuous and prolonged walking and standing.
Requires frequent lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling of objects up to 50 lbs.
Requires frequent climbing, bending, twisting, stooping, kneeling and crawling.
Requires overhead reaching and grabbing.
Requires regular and predictable attendance.
Requires ability to conduct visual inspections.
Requires work outdoors, in inclement weather conditions.
Requires frequent travel.
Requirea ability to operate a motor vehicle
Travel Percentage: Up to 70%
External Company URL: www.gaic.com
Remote Work: Full-time