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Senior Claims Specialist – Marine | Sydney

Apply Now Location: Sydney
Job Type: Permanent
Job Area: Marine
Applications Close: 10.12.2018

Senior Claims Specialist – Marine | Sydney

  • Global company
  • Competitive salary package
  • Teamwork culture
  • Based in Sydney
  • Challenging portfolio

Liberty International Underwriters (LIU), the global specialty risks division of Boston-based Liberty Mutual, a Fortune 100 insurance company, has branches around Australia and offices in Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia. LIU’s clients benefit from our tailored products in marine, energy, property, construction, crisis management, casualty, professional liability and environmental insurance, among others.
We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our Marine Team as a Senior Claims Specialist based in Sydney reporting to the Vice President – First Party Claims, Asia Pacific.

This is a senior claims position which will suit an experienced claims specialist used to working in collegiate environment capable of developing strategy and positive claims outcomes.

About the role – you will be responsible for:

  • Managing and adjusting a portfolio of marine claims across Australia;
  • Managing a wide variety of claims including general cargo, project cargo, hull, ship builders and marine liabilities;
  • Interpreting and managing complex claim positions;
  • Participating directly in mediation and arbitration settlements where necessary;
  • Arranging expeditious and economical claim settlements;
  • Managing performance of external service providers;
  • Working closely with internal and external stakeholders;
  • Ensuring all compliance obligations are met.

About you - you will have:

  • Significant experience in managing marine claims;
  • Extensive experience in successfully investigating and managing highly complex claims;
  • A high level of communication and influencing skills;
  • Tertiary qualifications in Insurance, Legal, Business,  Engineering or other applicable discipline;
  • Exceptional ability at developing effective relationships;
  • A willingness to work alongside and help other staff;
  • A very sound work ethic.

How to apply:

If you believe you can make a positive contribution to our business, and want to be a part of LIU’s dynamic Claims team, please apply now – we would love to hear from you.

Please send your resume and cover letter to

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