HCI Group, Inc. owns subsidiaries engaged in diverse, yet complementary business activities, including homeowners insurance, flood insurance, real estate and information technology services. Our affiliated companies consist of TypTap Insurance, Omega Insurance Agency, Exzeo, Greenleaf Capital, and Homeowners Choice Property & Casualty Insurance Company, Inc. which is a leading provider of property and casualty insurance in the state of Florida.
 


 SUMMARY: 

The Litigation Specialist – P & C​ will be responsible for reviewing and analyzing claim files, interacting with and managing outside counsel, and efficiently resolving litigated first party property claims. This position will provide assistance to the Case Manager to ensure that the department meets its requirements in serving customers and claimants.
 
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned to meet the business needs.
 
  • Assist Case Manager with attorney oversight and file related tasks, as well as providing support to prepare litigation of files
  • Maintain an active diary of claims and execute legal strategy as directed by Case Manager
  • Receive claims related lawsuits; evaluate, prioritize, and assign responsibilities to vendors, desk adjusters and/or legal partners
  • Track and analyze litigation file status
  • Ensure litigation deadlines are met by closely monitoring litigation files status and providing routine status reports including task completion reports, completion schedules, and pursuit of closing documents
  • Prepare and send complex correspondence concerning the claims adjustment process as directed by the Case Manager
  • Collect and compile data; tracking various aspects of the claims adjustment process
  • Organize claims files by type; handle necessary filing of correspondence and claims files
  • Assist as needed with imaging documents and other correspondence to ensure claim files have all the detail required for proper handling and resolution
  • Maintain historical archives related to outside partners to facilitate the expeditious retrieval of information so that claims staff and others within the company may quickly and efficiently accomplish their respective responsibilities
  • Adjust reserves or provide reserve recommendations to ensure that reserve activities are consistent with company practices and procedures.  Issue checks when needed.
  • Adhere to Florida insurance rules and regulations as well as HCI’s Best Practices
 
 
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABLITIES:
 
  • Possess knowledge and experience in first party property claims and litigation
  • Detail-oriented with great organizational skills
  • Diligent use and reliance upon a diary system for systematic tracking and processing of claims through the process
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products required (specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
  • Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills.
 
 
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
 
  • Bachelor’s degree or a combination of equivalent experience and education
  • 5+ years property claims adjusting experience, with direct experience in litigation or pre-litigation claims handling
  • Functional knowledge of claims handling concepts, practices and techniques
  • Functional knowledge of law and insurance regulations in the State of Florida
  • Florida 6-20 All-Lines Adjusters License
 
 
JOIN OUR EXCITING COMPANY!
 
Homeowners Choice was founded in 2006 by individuals who were themselves Florida homeowners and recognized the need for a quality, stable, service-oriented homeowners’ insurance provider in Florida.  Today, we serve approximately 170,000 policyholders throughout Florida.  Our management has worked in the Florida homeowner insurance business for over 25 years and is well acquainted with the problems and challenges of Florida's insurance market.

HCI Group, Inc., the parent company of Homeowners Choice, is publicly-held.  Its common shares trade on the NYSE under the ticker symbol HCI.  Demotech, Inc., a leading actuarial and financial analysis firm, has awarded Homeowners Choice a Financial Stability Rating of “A” (Exceptional).  Demotech’s Financial Stability Ratings are designed to indicate the financial stability of a property and casualty insurer.
  

HCI Group and its subsidiaries are pleased to offer competitive pay, generous benefits, and an exceptional working environment.  Our beautiful corporate office is conveniently located in the Westshore District, and we offer free, covered parking.  HCI Group is also committed to the physical and financial well-being of our employees.  We offer 100% employer-paid health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance for employees, a flexible paid-time off plan, and a generous 401(k) match.

We are seeking highly-motivated, intelligent, energetic individuals who will take advantage of all the opportunities in our growing company.  HCI Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer, a Tobacco-Free Workplace, and an E-Verify Participant.  We strive to maintain an open, collaborative culture where teamwork is paramount and support the efforts of our employees and the greater community by hosting many charitable and social events throughout the year.
 

This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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