Claims Adjuster, Property

London , United Kingdom

Munich Re Specialisty is a leading expert in understanding and connecting US coverholders and brokers to flexible and innovative insurance solutions. We are also a registered Lloyd’s Broker. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Munich Re, we have access to the expertise, products and risk appetite of one of the largest and most successful insurance groups in the worldWe are specialists in offering expertise in underwriting, broking and capacity management for US Excess and Surplus (E&S) lines insurance solutions. The unique combination of broking and underwriting divisions provides the ability to quote and bind risks through inhouse binding authorities, while providing customers with access to Lloyd’s, London Market companies, and Munich Re owned capacity in Germany and the US.


Why join us?

We are a responsible employer, with a reputation for innovation and adding value in the insurance distribution chain. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Munich Re, we have access to the expertise, products, risk appetite and career development opportunities of one of the largest and most successful insurance groups in the world. As our business continues to grow, we are committed to expanding our team and provide development opportunities to ensure we are always supporting our people in their career journey. Our talent pool makes us who we are, and our inclusive culture means we are looking to continue to build our team with broad expertise, diverse backgrounds, and ambitious employees. Being part of Munich Re Speciality provides access to multiple health and wellbeing benefits, work-life balance initiatives (including hybrid working), financial wellbeing packages as well as training, development and career opportunities.



The Claims Adjuster in the Adjusting team is a critical role in our growing Claims Department and will be responsible to direct all aspects of file handling on both in-house and third-party administered property claims, with growth opportunity in depth of technical handling and multi-faceted professional development.  The Claims Adjuster will also direct the adjusting and litigation process, strategically partner with counsel, experts and vendors, and drive optimal claim resolutions.   The Claims Adjuster will analyse and determine coverage, manage the claim investigation, evaluate the overall claim, communicate promptly with internal and external stakeholders, and pursue recoveries and risk transfer where warranted in a variety of property claims. 




General Duties and Responsibilities


Key Skills and Experience

•             Essential experience of property claims; experience in casualty and auto/cargo (physical damage) lines is a plus. 

•             Detail-oriented, adaptable, and strategic in decision-making.

•            North America property binders

•             Understanding of technical claims proficiency and execution of best claim practices.

•             Ability to work independently, multi-task, and remain self-motivated in a fast-paced environment.

•             Strong organizational skills and time management of claims desk.

•             Strong business acumen and ability to collaborate with other departments and vendors. 

•             Customer-service and relationship oriented.

•             Innovative, dynamic and growth mindset.

•                Good analytical thinking, advocacy and negotiation skills



Equal Opportunities

Bell and Clements is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or parental status.