Senior Claims Manager

Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC Birmingham, AL

About the Job

Based in Brasfield & Gorrie’s Birmingham office, the Senior Claims Manager supports and reports to the Corporate Risk Manager. Strong critical thinking, time management, organization, and communication skills, as well as the ability to manage relationships with internal and external parties, are critically important to success in this position. Specifically, the Senior Claims Manager will be responsible for the following (other duties may be assigned): + Develops and implements SDP program claim management processes and procedures + Manages contract claims and risk issues related to subcontract agreements and facilitates swift claims resolutions + Conducts necessary research and acquires supporting documentation to substantiate claims to major subcontractors and insurance carriers + Functions as a consultant advising on claims and disputes with subcontractors + Reviews insurance policy to ensure company compliance with notification/documentation of claims + Reviews larger equipment and subcontractor agreements on projects prior to commitment and provides advice on potential claim issues + Advising and performing historical analysis on claims + Trains operations and preconstruction personnel on claims + Internal and external research and reporting on insurance-related topics that affect subcontractor and risk management strategies + Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience + 10+ years’ experience in construction preferred + Proven understanding of construction/risk management industry + Understanding of legal and contractual requirements + Strong written and verbal communication skills + Strong decision making and problem-solving skills + Ability to function effectively as part of a team and individually + Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel + Organization and time management + Positive attitude + Self-motivated + Good people skills + Proven to be dependable + Results oriented The above description covers the principal duties and responsibilities of the job. The description shall not, however, be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental, or similar duties which may be required from day-to-day. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EOE/Vets/Disabilities ID: 3870 External Company Name: Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC External Company URL: www.brasfieldgorrie.com