Southern Company Adjuster,Claims in Atlanta, Georgia

Adjuster,Claims

Description

Functional Expertise:

  • Processes motor vehicle, liability and casualty claims, research and gather relevant information; evaluates claim validity; negotiates claims within a prescribed authority limit to ensure equitable and timely settlements; and communicates with involved parties

  • Prepares and submits initial reports and tracks actions taken, claim developments and status of assigned claims

  • Submits administrative reports as required

  • Pursues third parties to recover damage to company vehicles

Business Acumen:

  • Develops and utilizes innovative claim resolution strategies and investigative techniques

  • Identifies appropriate resources within Field Operations, Corporate Security and other departments to evaluate the merits and value of claims

  • Participates in or provide input to large loss reviews

Engagement:

  • Coordinates the work of outside vendors (e.g., independent adjusters, investigators, appraisers) to ensure quality efficiency and cost effectiveness

  • Represents the company as a technical resource and attends legal proceedings as needed

  • Regularly communicates with Manager, Claims and the Legal Department regarding the status of pending claims, particularly claims involving potentially significant exposure or risk of litigation

Driving Results:

  • • Manages claims to minimize the overall cost to the company and maximize recovery for damage to company property, facility or equipment

Qualifications

Education, Certifications/Licenses:

Required :

  • Associate degree

  • Adjuster License

Preferred :

  • Associate in Claims (AIC)

Related Work Experience:

Required :

  • 3 years of experience investigating, evaluating, and resolving General Liability and automobile claims

Preferred:

  • Equivalent academic education and experience

Specific Skills & Knowledge:

Required :

  • Interpersonal skills including negotiating, influencing, and persuasion

  • Demonstrated ability in decision making skills

  • Computer literacy - intermediate proficiency

Preferred:

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:

  • Keyboarding = Constant 67-100%

  • Travel = Occasional 1-33%

  • On-call = None

Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classification.

About Southern Company Gas

Southern Company Gas is a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE:SO), America’s premier energy company. Southern Company Gas serves approximately 4.5 million natural gas utility customers through its regulated distribution companies in seven states and more than 1 million retail customers through its companies that market natural gas and related home services. Other nonutility businesses include asset management for natural gas wholesale customers and ownership and operation of natural gas storage facilities. For more information, visit Southern Company Gas at southerncompanygas.com at https://aglresources.icims.com/icims2/AppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/Temporary Internet Files/Content.Outlook/AppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/Temporary Internet Files/Content.Outlook/7M52A264/southerncompanygas.com .

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta

Operating Company: Southern Company Gas

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): No

Work Location(s):

AGLR Corporate Office - 10 Peachtree Place NE (10AtlantaCODE)

10 Peachtree Place NE

Atlanta, 30309

Req ID: GAS2000227