National Life Insurance CompanyMontpelier, VTFull Time
Job Posting for L&A Claims Examiner II at National Life Insurance Company
Life and Annuity Claims Examiner II
The Claims Examiner, Level II is responsible for properly adjudicating Life and Annuity Death Claims and/or adjudicate Claims received for Living Benefit’s. The ideal candidate for this position is at a mid-to-senior career level. Our mission in the Claims Department at National Life Group is to provide seamless service excellence with urgency, quality, and caring curiosity. We expect our employees to maintain positive relationships with our customers, no matter what the need is. We strive to provide an engaging and enriching work environment. We have a robust performance management system that enables all employees, no matter what level of experience they bring, the opportunity to learn, grow and excel.
What You’ll Find at National Life Group
Will consider fully-remote candidates with extensive life insurance claims experience
Competitive pay and outstanding health, wellness and insurance benefits
Lucrative 401k employer match
Genuine opportunities for growth and career advancement
Over $5K in annual tuition reimbursement, including full tuition sponsorship for completing your undergraduate and graduate degrees with Ashford University
Generous paid time off and holidays
40 hours of community service hours annually
A culture committed to inclusion and diversity
Onsite fitness centers at both our Vermont and Texas locations
Paid family leave
*This role is not open to applicants residing in Colorado effective 1/1/2021*
How you will add value:
Review and understand the policy owner’s claim.
Review and understand the general terms of policy owner’s contract and riders.
Communicate with the customer both verbally and written to help determine their specific need, answer question’s they may have, set appropriate expectations or simply be there to lend an ear during their most difficult time.
Enter accurate claim information into the system to assure correct payment to the customer or beneficiary(ies)
Ensure the company remains in compliance and keeps our promises to the customer’s by staying up to date on company, state and federal regulation changes within the Insurance Industry.
Adjudicate claims in an accurate and timely manner.
What you need to succeed:
Bachelor’s degree is preferred, however will consider commensurate work experience.
Ability to successfully pass a background check that may include fingerprinting.
Excellent communication skills
Strong analytical skills
Attention to detail
A positive attitude
What will make you excel:
Medical Industry experience or biology / physiology degree.
Legal experience, contract law experience.
Actively developing business acumen.
Taking courses offered through the International Claims Association.
Being a knowledge seeker and life-long learner, then teaching what you’ve learned with other colleagues.
Ability to recognize opportunities that need problem solving and actively participating in the solution.
National Life Group® is a trade name of National Life Insurance Company, Montpelier, VT, and its affiliates.