NAMIC Insurance Company (NAMICO), NAMIC’s in-house professional liability insurance company, has an outstanding opportunity for a part-time Litigation Examiner. NAMICO was started by the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) to address the needs of NAMIC members (property/casualty insurance companies) in the area of professional liability insurance and has been in operation for over thirty years.
The Litigation Examiner is a part-time role of 20-25 hours per week, and handles an inventory of Directors & Officers, Fiduciary Liability (ERISA), Insurance Company E&O, Agents E&O, and Carrier & Agency EPLI Claims.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Review claims as to coverage under NAMICO program policy and formulate claim resolution strategy.
Issue Reservation of Rights letters and Coverage disclaimer letters, as appropriate.
Retain and manage defense counsel on all litigated claim files, including suit budgets, plan of action, hiring of outside investigators and/or experts, planning of discovery, attend mediations/trials and resolve claims.
Retain coverage counsel on selected files to help determine NAMICO’s coverage position.
Prepare Loss Prevention or Claim Description articles for NAMICO/NIA publications on an as needed basis.
Consult with underwriters on risk selection and policy revisions, as well as assist underwriters with coverage questions.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities include but are not limited to:
Firm knowledge of tort law, contract law and liability concepts applicable to Professional Liability claims.
Excellent oral and written communication skills, with demonstrated proficiencies in negotiation, organizational, and analytical skills.
Qualifications include but are not limited to:
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in personal lines insurance (property or liability) and/or commercial insurance lines (property or liability) claim handling.
Experience in litigation management and/or professional liability claims.
College degree preferred.
Licensing in states where required securing reciprocal licenses when available.
Insurance certification/designations are encouraged.
Ability to successfully pass a criminal background check and MVR.
Join a solid team in a stable organization in one of Indiana’s Best Places to Work! This position offers a competitive compensation package and access to our 401k plan. For confidential consideration, please send a cover letter and resume to Jenn Steidler, HR Manager, at Litigationexaminer@namic.org (Resumes strongly preferred over Linked In profiles.)
NAMIC & NAMICO are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other legally protected status. www.namicinsurancesolutions.com
NAMIC Insurance Company (NAMICO) is NAMIC’s in-house professional liability insurance company. NAMICO was started by the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) to address the needs of NAMIC members (property/casualty insurance companies) in the area of professional liability insurance and has been in operation for over thirty years. Our sole mission is to provide policyholders with a stable and long term professional liability market.
We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package with each full-time position. Benefits include access to group medical, dental and vision; a matched 401(k) plan; one paid day each year to volunteer with the charity of your choice; generous paid vacation; and more! We have a friendly yet professional work atmosphere where everyone enjoys working hard together.