Brown & Brown

Claims Advocate

Employment typeFull-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: R24_0000001900

      Built on meritocracy, our unique company culture rewards self-starters and those who are committed to doing what is best for our customers.

      Brown & Brown's Risk Solutions team, formerly known as Beecher Carlson, is looking for a Claims Advocate to join the Executive Liability Practice in New York, NY.

      The Claims Advocate will be responsible for claims advocacy. Additional responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

      • Responsible for managing complex executive liability claims, including D&O, EPL, Cyber, and Fiduciary
      • Review and report claim(s) to carrier and excess carrier
      • Works with brokers and attorneys to determine appropriate policy language
      • Maintain effective working relationship with brokers, clients and carriers
      • Keep current on common and statutory law and informs client as necessary
      • Attend required training sessions, courses, etc. to develop and maintain up-to-date skills and product knowledge
      • Maintain appropriate level of confidentiality of information processed
      • Follow all company policies and procedures
      • Maintain appropriate state brokers licensing
      • Other duties as assigned


      • Juris Doctor degree required
      • Minimum of 2-4 years experience managing executive liability claims or relative experience in law firm setting
      • Ability to establish work priorities and manage time effectively
      • Ability to use initiative and good judgment in accomplishing tasks with minimal errors
      • Must possess critical thinking skills
      • Establish and maintain effective work relationships and able to function in a team environment
      • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
      • Ability to lead/command client and/or market discussions.
      • Good listening skills.
      • Proficiency in use of personal computers, including data entry, word processing and spreadsheet applications
      • Proficient with Microsoft PowerPoint, Word and Excel

      Compensation & Perks:

      • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
      • Competitive pay based on experience
      • Discretionary time off
      • Generous benefits package: health, dental, vision, etc.
      • Employee Stock Program
      • Education Assistance Program – tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment assistance, etc.

      The salary range for this position is $110,000 - $120,000, commensurate with experience.

      Delivering integrated insurance and risk management solutions to some of the largest and most respected companies in the world, the Brown & Brown Risk Solutions team aims to create value beyond placing insurance. Our team challenges the status quo with our proprietary methodologies and tools to help optimize the way customers identify, quantify, mitigate and finance risk. Using evidence-based insights, our team helps customers better understand how different risk management decisions could impact their business.

      We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We take pride in the diversity of our team and seek diversity in our applicants.

  • About the company

      We craft insurance differently by using our experience, carrier relationships, and principled customer focus to deliver exceptional service and solutions.