Regional Account Executive

US-IL-Schaumburg
6 months ago
Requisition ID
2017-1438
Category
Business Development
Business Unit
U.S. Services

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Position Summary

Defines, develops, documents and implements business processes; participates in the identification and/or development of technology that will enable efficient delivery of top quality services in the areas of Property and Casualty claims adjudication.

Responsibilities

  • Documents existing business processes.
  • Identifies gaps, inefficiencies and areas requiring enhancements.
  • Identifies business unit needs for process change and system improvements.
  • Identifies opportunities for process and technology changes that will increase efficiency and service quality.
  • Develops new business processes that will increase efficiency and service quality.
  • Documents and communicates the necessary technology requirements to support them.
  • Defines system workflows, business rules and jurisdiction rules to support process designs.
  • Ensures that the workflow and rules are enabled through technology.
  • Identifies technologies and applications that can enable process improvements.
  • Evaluates the impact of proposed technology on productivity and quality.
  • Participates in the design and development of technology to support process designs.
  • Plans in the implementation of new or improved business processes and supporting technology including training service delivery and client personnel
  • Provides input to Business Units (including Operations, Sales and Client Service Management) regarding process change and new technology.
  • Consults with clients regarding process change and new technology.
  • Makes system design decisions on behalf of business units.
  • Communicates effectively with technology vendors and senior management.
  • Serves as a knowledge resource on process design and enabling technology.
  • Completes user acceptance on new technology delivered by technology vendor prior to field deployment.
  • Participates in special projects as requested.

Education:

  • Requires a bachelor's degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Experience in problem analysis.
  • Subject matter expert in U.S. Property & Casualty with particular focus on claims administration systems.
  • Familiar with risk management/claims administration/healthcare management processes and approaches.
  • Familiarity with Crawford processes and approaches an asset.
  • Clear understanding of insurance terminology.
  • Business acumen.
  • Understanding of need for high productivity and knowledge of how to deliver service profitably.
  • Ability to bring order to unstructured information.
  • Can develop and present information to large and small groups.
  • Can build consensus.
  • Strong negotiation, analytical and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong PC skills including familiarity with Microsoft Windows and Office.
  • Familiarity with Crawford system applications a must.

Experience:

At least five years previous experience in service delivery and general business experience.

 

Decision Making/Interaction:

Frequent contact with business unit, regional and branch management, clients and service, software and equipment vendors. Decisions generally require consideration of business impact and weighing of alternate courses of action.

Requirements

Occasional travel.

 

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to talk and hear.
  • Ability to see and read.
  • Reaching and manual dexterity for operating computer keyboard.
  • Lifting and carrying of items when traveling.

About Us

Based in Atlanta, Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B) is the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities with an expansive global network serving clients in more than 70 countries. The Crawford Solution® offers comprehensive, integrated claims services, business process outsourcing and consulting services for major product lines including property and casualty claims management, workers compensation claims and medical management and legal settlement administration. More information is available at www.crawfordandcompany.com.

 

In addition to a competitive salary, Crawford offers you:

  • Career advancement potential locally, nationally and internationally. Crawford & Company has more than 700 locations in 70 countries
  • On-going training opportunities through every stage of your career
  • Strong benefits package including matching 401k; health, dental, and life insurance; employee stock purchase plans; tuition reimbursement and so much more.

Crawford & Company participates in E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V Crawford & Company is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Crawford via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written Statement of Work in place for this position from Crawford HR/Recruitment will be deemed the sole property of Crawford. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Crawford as a result of the referral or through other means.  

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