SIU Field Investigator

National General Insurance - Tampa, FL (30+ days ago)3.1


Primary Purpose:
Responsible for identifying and handling all aspects of claims fraud investigations. This includes identifying and investigating questionable claims, insurance transactions and other risks in order to provide assistance to internal and external customers and to protect company assets and the company's policy holders. This position will cover the Tampa, FL region/territory.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job. Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below. Specific activities may change from time to time.
Receive referral of questionable claim/transaction and conduct an investigative Plan of Action with the referring party that meets the standards of the department
Conduct Examination Under Oath (EUO) when required
Communicate with others during course of investigation with updates for their input
Document and evaluate investigative findings
Communicate results and recommendations with the referring party
Make applicable reports to Fraud Bureau
Network with individuals and agencies responsible for fraud detection
Confer with supervisor and examiners regarding any information developed regarding fraud trends
Complete both inside and field investigative tasks
Evaluate facts, review and determine applicable laws and regulations
Other duties as assigned

Minimum Skills and Competencies:
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Bachelor's Degree or in-lieu of degree equivalent education, training and work-related experience
Possess a solid command of the claims/SIU policies and procedures; exhibits sound interpretation of policies & procedures in investigating and resolving claims
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
Must possess effective verbal and written communication skills
Must perform well in high-energy, dynamic and team-oriented environments
Effective organization and time management skills with the ability to work under pressure and adhere to project deadlines
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to establish working relationships with individuals at varying levels within the organization.
Demonstrate integrity within a professional environment
Ability to adapt to new situations and learn quickly
Ability to travel up to 10%

Desired Skills:
5+ years of experience with a law enforcement agency and/or multi-line claims handling experience within the insurance industries
Successful completion of one or more professional designations: FCLS (Fraud Claims Law Specialist)
Possess prior experience in the investigation of insurance fraud

About National General Holdings:
National General Holdings Corp. is headquartered in New York City. National General traces its roots to 1939, has a financial strength rating of A- (excellent) from A.M. Best, and provides personal and commercial automobile, homeowners, umbrella, recreational vehicle, motorcycle, supplemental health, and other niche insurance products. We are a specialty personal lines insurance holding company. Through our subsidiaries, we provide a variety of insurance products, including personal and commercial automobile, homeowners, umbrella, recreational vehicle, supplemental health, lender-placed and other niche insurance products.

National General is a fast paced, dynamic, and entrepreneurial organization. Our team members live by and exemplify what we call the 4Es. At National General, we are Energized, Engaged, Empowered, and we Execute every day in order to provide an exceptional experience for our customers! We are passionate about our organization and the value that we add every day. A successful candidate with National General will embody the 4Es. Our team is poised to outperform the competition. We are National General Insurance and with us you can be extraordinary! Come join our team!

In addition to a phenomenal career opportunity, National General Insurance offers an excellent benefits package including:

  • Paid Training
  • Medical, Dental, Vision benefits
  • Wellness Programs
  • Life and Short/Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401k w/ Company Match
  • Company Paid Holidays & Generous Time-off policy
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Career Advancement and Development Opportunities
National General Holdings Corp. is an Equal Opportunity (EO) employer - Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of any characteristic protected by law. Candidates must possess authorization to work in the United States, as it is not our practice to sponsor individuals for work visas.

In the event you need assistance or accommodation in completing your online application, please contact NGIC main office by phone at (336) 435-2000.