April 27, 2021
The Risk Management Department here at Mirror Lake currently has a position available for Director of Claims.
This position reports to the VP of Risk Management and is accountable for directing the claims department, including strategy, reporting, and communication and requires skills in management of claims processes, third party administrator (TPA) functions, litigations, analytics reporting, and return to work program.
The person selected will strategize, manage, and direct litigated claims in coordination with outside legal counsel, develop Ergon’s litigation guidelines and ensure outside counsel compliance, and serve as internal contact working with Ergon’s business units to gather litigation documents and work with outside counsel on preparation of litigation materials.
The person chosen will implement strategic initiatives to reduce claim costs, procure and manage TPA and incident case management services, and oversee all claims-related accounting functions.
A Bachelors or Juris degree and a minimum of seven years of experience in a large law firm or in-house counsel position are required. Extensive experience and knowledge of worker’s compensation regulations are musts. Occasional travel may be required.
This position is available to internal and external applicants. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to the email address provided. External applicants must submit salary requirements in order to be considered.
Ergon is an EEO/AAP company.