Aviation claims handler - Brussels
21/10/2021

Region: Brussels
Function: In-House, Paralegal
Environnement: Company
Legal subjects: Civil Law, Insurance law, Transport law
Job Type: Full time
Contract Type: Permanent contract
Your ref.: LexGO21/10

AXIS’ claims department handles losses located in various countries across the world. You will be responsible for the administration and management of both follow and lead claims of different insureds in the aviation sector.

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We are looking for a passionate aviation claims handler. A high quality of claims handling is critical to AXIS’ reputation and is a key differentiating factor in the highly competitive insurance and reinsurance markets. The claims handler contributes directly to AXIS’ performance in this area.

AXIS’ claims department handles losses located in various countries across the world. You will be responsible for the administration and management of both follow and lead claims of different insureds in the aviation sector.

In your job you will focus on the following tasks:

  • Analysing new and outstanding LIABILITY (General liability, Passenger liability, Corporate, Product liability), HULLPERSONAL ACCIDENT claims

  • Ensuring the timely resolution of claims in coordination with internal and external parties

  • Verifying and analysing expert and legal reports

  • Maintaining, updating and following-up on claims files

  • Pro-actively communicating developments and outcomes to all key internal and external stakeholders

  • Initiating claims payment

  • Ensuring overall satisfaction of the broker and client and a fair claim settlement

  • Cooperating with the Underwriting and Operations team


Key Relationships

Reports to: Head of legal and claims

Other key relationships:      

  • Members of the Claims department
  • Members of the Underwriting department
  • Members of the Operations department
  • Clients and Brokers
  • Loss adjusters, medical experts
  • Law-firms

Ideal candidate

  • Essential: Strong interest in aviation and willingness to learn about the sector

  • Preferred: Education: Insurance or Law degree or CII (UK)

  • Career level: Minimum 3 years’ experience in a claims department (non-life) in an insurance or brokerage firm, or in a relevant law practice; Experience with liability claims

  • Necessary: Languages: Dutch, English, French (CEFR Level C); German: proficiency would be an asset.

  • Ideal: Experience with Xchanging or Docosof


Other personal characteristics

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Able to present arguments briefly, precisely and clearly

  • Able to prioritise & be organised

  • Able to manage peaks of activity

  • Able to contribute to or to lead projects

  • Enjoys a multinational environment

Interested?

Please apply online.

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