Sentry Insurance
Salem,OR
Friday, December 1, 2017
Undisclosed
Pay Type: 
Other
M-F
11/01/2017
Full-time
No
No
No

OVERVIEWCome kick off your career at Sentry as a Claims Representative! At Sentry, our business is built around people. As one of the largest mutual insurance companies in the US, wersquo;re passionate about offering the best service to our customers ndash; and that spark begins with our team. As a Claims Representative, yoursquo;ll be on the front lines, working first-hand with policy holders who, thanks to you, see us not just as an Insurance organization, but also as a partner. WHAT YOU'LL DOYou will be responsible for delivering world class customer service to our policy holders and other parties to a claim while also protecting the assets of our company. Yoursquo;ll do this by: Verifying that coverage exist
Investigating and gathering information about claims by contacting all parties involved
Documenting all decisions, correspondences, reports and discussions
Gaining experience in determining liability and setting reserves
Evaluating your investigations to make decisions about the claims
Learning about determining if subrogation exists and taking steps necessary for recovery
Resolving claims in the best interest of the insured, claimant and Sentry

WHAT IT TAKES Associates Degree, Bachelorrsquo;s Degree preferred, or equivalent experience
0-2 years of related insurance or coursework beneficial
Knowledge of insurance policies and coverage, claim payments procedures and familiarity with medical terminology preferred
The desire, ability and interpersonal savvy to handle a fast-paced, high volume work environment
Effective oral and written communication and human relation skills
Ability to make sound decisions while using good judgment in evaluating claims

WHAT YOU'LL RECEIVESentry#39;s excellent benefits package is designed to meet today#39;s most important needs. Benefits for full-time Sentry Insurance employees include: Competitive Compensation
Group Medical, Dental, Vision and Life
401 (K) plan with a dollar-for-dollar match on your first six percent
Comprehensive paid training
Generous Paid-Time Off Plan
Pretax Dependent Care and Health Expense Reimbursement Accounts

HOW YOU’LL APPLYSentry Insurance has an online employment application. In order to complete it, you need to apply for a specific position. We ask that you apply for one position at a time with us; so if you are interested in several positions, please determine the position in which you are most interested and apply for that position first. If you are not selected for your first choice, we invite you to apply for the next job in which you are interested.If this is the first time you have applied for a position at Sentry, you will be asked to register. Returning applicants will only need to provide their email address and password.
NEXT STEPOnce you complete the online employment application for this role, you will be asked to complete a pre-employment assessment and online video interview. The links and directions to complete these will be sent in two separate emails to the email address you provided in your application. Both items must be completed within 5 days of receipt of the email. WHO YOU’LL WANT TO CONTACTNicholas Lamb at 715/346-6997
NICHOLAS.LAMB@SENTRY.COMABOUT SENTRYSentry Insurance is one of the largest and strongest mutual insurance companies in the United States, holding an A+ (superior) rating from A.M. Best. The company and its subsidiaries sell property and casualty insurance, life insurance, annuities and retirement programs for business and individuals throughout the country. Headquartered in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, Sentry employs more than 4,000 associates in 41 states. A complete list of underwriting companies can be found at www.sentry.com.EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYIt is our policy that there be no discrimination in employment based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, age, marital status, or sexual orientation. #HSJ

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