Marsh & McLennan Senior Aviation Claims Advocate in New York, New York
Marsh Aviation, the leading international aerospace insurance broker, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Senior Aviation Claims Advocate to work from its New York headquarters. Individuals with a minimum of 7 years’ experience of successfully handling aerospace claims are encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate would be an attorney with expertise in dealing with airline, general aviation and aircraft products liability claims and coverage.
The Senior Advocate will be called upon to offer claims-related advice to senior brokers and highly-sophisticated clients at the general counsel, risk manager, CFO and other senior management levels.
Assist clients in handling aviation claims
Analyze aerospace insurance policies
Prepare written coverage analyses
Negotiate reservations of rights and denials of coverage
Participate in RFP and new business development opportunities
Mediate service issues between clients and insurers
Support emergency response planning activities
Moderate-to-significant amount of travel, depending upon circumstances.
Skills and Experience:
7+ years’ aviation law practice or equivalent insurance carrier experience
Has successfully handled airline, GA and aerospace products claims
Working knowledge of aviation insurance coverages
Familiarity with aviation insurance wordings and related government and commercial contract matters
Strong verbal, writing and negotiation skills and an ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
Comfort with a significant amount of travel, including some on short notice
Able to work efficiently in a stressful, deadline driven environment
Highly organized in managing office and scheduling needs
Ability to negotiate and use diplomacy in dealing with clients and insurers
Ability to counsel highly-sophisticated clients at the general counsel, risk manager, CFO and other senior management levels
Strong oral and written advocacy skills
Ability to prepare and present complex material to audiences of all sizes.
Able to conduct meetings and participate in social events with clients, colleagues and insurers
Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. In more than 130 countries, our experts in every facet of risk and across industries help clients to anticipate, quantify, and more fully understand the range of risks they face. We work with clients of all sizes to define, design, and deliver innovative solutions to better quantify and manage risk. We offer risk management, risk consulting, insurance broking, alternative risk financing, and insurance program management services to businesses, government entities, organizations, and individuals around the world. To every client interaction we bring an unmatched combination of deep intellectual capital, industry-specific expertise, global experience, and collaboration. Since 1871, clients have relied on Marsh for trusted advice, to represent their interests in the marketplace, make sense of an increasingly complex world, and help turn risks into new opportunities for growth. Our more than 30,000 colleagues work on behalf of our clients, who are enterprises of all sizes in every industry, and include individuals, multinational organizations, and government entities worldwide. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. Visit www.marsh.com for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @MarshGlobal
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