Indiana Farmers Insurance associates

Claims Representative II

Are you working for a big property/casualty company that requires unnecessary hoops to jump through and multiple layers of management just so you can resolve claims for customers? Do you long to work for a smaller company where you can truly have an impact and not just be another number? Indiana Farmers Insurance may have the right opportunity for you! We currently have an opening for a Casualty Claims Representative II to join our team. 

                     Indiana Farmers Values: Innovation + Collaboration + Accountability + Respect + Empowerment

Responsibilities in this job include but are not limited to:
  • Investigating, evaluating, and negotiating casualty claims arising from personal, commercial, and farm exposures
  • Communicating with policyholders, claimants, and agents by phone, in writing, and in person regarding coverage and liability decisions; responding promptly to customer questions; and issuing payments in a timely manner within your established authority level
  • Using compassionate communication and persuasive negotiation to ensure a positive customer experience
  • Working well with others in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Identifies and recommends referral of potentially fraudulent claims
  • Determining and establishing reserve requirements and adjusting these as necessary during the processing of the claim

Important skills and abilities include:
  • Effective communication skills (both listening and speaking)
  • Positive interpersonal skills for dealing with colleagues, agents, insureds, and other outside contacts
  • Excellent time management, organization, and efficiency
  • Thorough and detail oriented
  • Professional yet friendly demeanor
  • Strong sense of urgency
  • Ability to work independently and self-motivated
  • Being open minded and willing to listen to others
  • Solid problem solving and decision-making abilities
  • Ability to deal with change in an optimistic manner
  • Able to cope with difficult situations from time to time and take it in stride
  • Ability to set customer expectations appropriately early in the claims process

Qualifications include:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent length of work experience
  • One year of directly related claims or customer service experience
  • IL and/or OH jurisdiction experience, preferred
  • Bilingual, a plus
  • Desk or field auto appraisal skills, a plus
  • Prior bodily injury investigations and adjusting are preferred
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Valid driver’s license with acceptable motor vehicle record

Why work for Indiana Farmers Insurance?
  • 95% retention of its associates over the last 5 years
  • Financially stable as shown by our A (Excellent) rating by AM Best
  • Truly customer focused
  • A strong legacy of excellent performance throughout our 143 years in business!
Our Total Rewards Package includes a competitive salary and benefits package:
  • Excellent health, dental, vision and life Insurance plans are provided free of charge to associates.
  • We promote from within our diverse workforce regularly and offer regular opportunities to learn and grow.
  • We offer an exceptional 401(k) Plan with a 2% match plus an 11% company contribution.
  • An above average Paid Time Off bank of days as well as paid holidays are standard.
  • We offer a paid Day of Service to serve others at your favorite charitable organization.
  • Matching funds of up to $100 annually are available from the company for your favorite charitable organization.
  • Associate recognition awards, fun gatherings, and opportunities to make friends are part of our culture.
  • An on-site fitness center, as well as free and convenient parking right next to our building make life easier.
For confidential consideration, Apply Here!
Indiana Farmers Insurance is an equal opportunity employer!