Marine Claims Technician (Ref: ZHMCT)
Remuneration: Market Related (With Benefits)

Position in the Insurance sector in Umhlanga - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Friday 16 November 2018
Job Description:

Global insurance, reinsurance & risk management company is looking for a Claims Technician to provide effective management and processing of marine liability and cargo claims.

Main job function

Coordinate, process & manage marine liability and cargo claims

Report, record and manage claims and related recoveries

Appoint assessors/surveyors and Attorneys

Liaise and maintain a good relationship with internal brokers, clients, insurers and experts

Analyse claims and supporting documentation

Negotiate claim settlements with insurers

Document reasons for agreed decisions

Process claim payments

Manage claims diary and general claims administrative functions

Monitoring and reporting on claims statistics and trends

Initiate meetings with Senior Management to discuss complex claims or repudiations


Matric or equivalent

FAIS regulatory exams

LLB or Maritime law qualification or Marine insurance qualification is preferable


1 - 3 years’ experience in a Marine legal background/freight liability environment

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Zita Hilson