SENIOR CLAIMS NEGOTIATOR (Commercial Buildings Insurance)

  • Permanent
  • Ref #384793AH
  • Posted 2 days ago
  • East Rand, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Insurance
Employer Description

A commercial building Insurance UMA Specialist located in Johannesburg.

Job Description

 The ideal candidate’s key performance areas will be:

All aspects of claims handling including:

  • New claims registration
  • Assess merits of claim in terms of policy wording
  • Appointment of contractors/loss adjusters
  • Authorisation / rejection of claims
  • Requests for claims payments
  • Liaison with brokers and service providers

Minimum 7-10 Years Senior Claims Negotiator experience required within Industrial/Commercial Building Insurance sector required.

This Senior Claims Negotiator will report to one of 4 Claims Supervisors who report to the Junior Claims Manager who report to the Head of Claims Manager. Team of 38 in total.


Education: (not negotiable) Matric. A minimum of 7-10 years’ commercial claims experience (Ideally Commercial Buildings Insurance Claims experience) in the insurance industry. Short-term Insurance qualifications will be an added advantage. Being FAIS compliant will be an added advantage.


Attention to detail. Deadline orientated. Strong admin skills with an ability to prioritize workload. Good interpersonal skills Assertive. Must be fluent in English and have a good understanding and ideally speak Afrikaans. Computer Literacy (MS Word, Outlook and Excel). UMA/Underwriting Management Company experience preferred.

Salary / Package

R25,000-R35,000 Negotiable CTC


Pension Fund. Group Life. Performance-Based Bonus.