(Senior) Claims Counsel with German

P&C Claims Barcelona, Spain

  • Job Category:

    P&C Claims

  • Location:

    Barcelona, Spain

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Position at Tokio Marine HCC

Tokio Marine HCC is a leading specialty insurance group with offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Europe, Ireland, and other exciting locations. With the strength and stability that comes from being a member of the Tokio Marine group, and more than forty years of growth, profitability, and stability, we offer important insurance products that most people don’t even know exist.  
Just as we invest in our company, we invest in our employees’ careers. We provide our employees a collaborative and rewarding environment within which to gain the knowledge, skills, and experience that lead to a rewarding career. Our products allow our customers to take on opportunity with confidence. In turn, our competitive salaries, attractive benefits, and potential for career growth allow you to take on opportunity with confidence. 
(Senior) Claims Counsel with German  
As a (Senior) Claims Counsel, based in our Barcelona office, you will form part of a dynamic team of claims professionals, with responsibility for adjusting a varied and international portfolio of Financial Lines claims.  You will also report to underwriters and management on the latest claims developments and trends and represent Tokio Marine HCC at marketing events and conferences.  
Key responsibilities 
  • Adjusting an international portfolio of Financial Lines (FL) claims, including D&O, E&O, EPL, Crime, Cyber and Warranty & Indemnity claims.
  • File opening and administration in our electronic claims management system.
  • Correspondence with brokers, the insured, vendors and other external stakeholders in relation to the adjustment of claims.
  • Policy coverage analysis.
  • Monitor reserves.
  • Manage relations with vendors (e.g. external counsel) and critically evaluate their advice.
  • Attend market calls, mediations, court and arbitration hearings.
  • Negotiate and settle claims.
  • Order payments.
  • Update underwriters and management on claims developments and trends.
  • Assist underwriters with policy wording queries.
  • Participate in marketing events and attend conferences.
Skills and experience we seek 
  • Significant FL experience in-house with an international insurer or in private legal practice.
  • Native level German and fluent English. Additional languages a plus.
  • Ability to deal with a large and varied workload and manage time effectively under pressure.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and oral.
  • Familiarity with electronic claims management systems and ECF a plus.
  • Initiative and a willingness to take responsibility.
  • Service orientated.
  • Ability to thrive as part of a team.