PIP Appeal and Litigation Adjuster

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NJM - Hammonton

NJM Insurance

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Full time

Overview: NJM&rsquo;s General Claims Legal Department is currently seeking to fill a PIP Appeal and&nbsp;Litigation Adjuster (PAL)&nbsp;position in the Hammonton office.&nbsp; The PAL Adjuster will conduct a complete and thorough investigation on assigned claims and manage those claims through their life cycle.&nbsp; It is an exciting and challenging opportunity for anyone who is willing to learn and grow while further developing their PIP knowledge.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li> <p dir="LTR">Review, manage and update litigated files to maximize litigation resources and ensure legal outcomes consistent with NJM litigation strategy</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Evaluate and process all claims, settlements, and awards consistent with the proper regulatory, statutory, and NJM guidelines for the governing time periods</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Communicate timely and effectively with defense counsel in preparing for trial/arbitration and attend legal proceedings as appropriate</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Collaborate and communicate cross-departmentally regarding claims and appeals handling related to pending litigation</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Handle pre-litigation appeals and able to meet time restraints</p> </li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li> <p dir="LTR">Must have knowledge of PIP Regulations and Statutes</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Arbitration experience is a plus</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Travel is required to arbitration hearings (currently via video call)</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Must have strong attention to detail and ability to read, analyze and assess data</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Strong written and verbal communication skills</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Must be open to change and be able to rapidly adapt to new information or unexpected obstacles</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Must be able to demonstrate strong problem-solving skills and the ability to make sound decisions</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Ability to multi-task</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Bachelor&rsquo;s Degree is a plus, but not required</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Proficient skills with Microsoft, Word, Excel and Outlook</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Open to looking at different levels of relevant experience</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Working knowledge of all or any of the following is a plus:&nbsp; Guidewire Claim Center, Mitchell Decision Point, OnBase Unity Client, AgilePoint</p> </li> </ul>