Claims Call Center Specialist I

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National General Insurance

Claims Call Center Specialist I

Winston-Salem, NC
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    PRIMARY PURPOSE:

    Responsible for effectively processing internal and external claim reports that are primarily faxed, emailed, mailed and/or filed online.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job. Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below. Specific activities may change from time to time.

    • Communicate effectively with internal and external customers through verbal and written channels
    • Identify the customer’s need and respond appropriately and efficiently with a sense of urgency
    • Follow established guidelines specific to each claim report or inquiry
    • Research, locate, confirm and document appropriate information within multiple systems
    • Remain current on constant process and technology updates
    • Chat via online channel with customers as requested
    • Assist with customer calls as needed
  • Qualifications

    REQUIRED SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

    The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
    • 1+ years of experience in a call center environment
    • 1+ years of experience in the insurance industry
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with accuracy
    • Ability to multi-task (i.e. talking and typing simultaneously)
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) and basic internet skills
    • Ability to navigate through multiple systems
    • Possess organizational and time management skills
    • Demonstrate professional verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to work a flexible schedule (i.e. flexible schedule during catastrophe or high volume events)
    • High degree of initiative, mature judgment and discretion

    DESIRED SKILLS:

    • Associates Degree or in-lieu of degree equivalent education, training and work-related experience
  • Industry
    Insurance
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  • About Us
    National General is a leading insurance carrier which has been in the industry since 1939. Through subsidiaries and other affiliated companies, National General offers homeowners, flood, personal and commercial auto, RV, motorcycle, life, accident and supplemental health insurance products. National General Insurance is a thriving company committed to ensuring that our employees achieve their personal best. Our employees are advancing their careers at a best-in-class insurance provider that is an industry leader in innovation. We give employees resources which enable them to take charge of their own future success.