North Star Mutual Insurance Company is looking for an individual to investigate property and casualty claims, and complete underwriting inspections in southern Iowa. Work may include assignments outside the territory to assist with localized catastrophe situations. In order to efficiently and effectively perform the position, it is necessary to have the staff member located in or around Des Moines, Iowa.
Applicants must be capable of following direction, assist other staff members, be a self-starter, and able to think and work on their own. Having the ability to document and manage first and third party claim files in compliance with state law and company policy, conduct recorded statements, negotiate settlements, estimate damages, and prepare detailed reports all fall within this job description.
As a representative of the company, this position requires a person to appear and conduct them self professionally while maintaining rapport with our policy holders and Agent partners and possess excellent interpersonal verbal and written communication abilities.
Preference for this position will be given to those with great interpersonal skills and basic knowledge of construction, farm, and technology. The duties include physically demanding activities (including climbing) and travel when necessary outside of the assigned territory.