Claims Customer Service Representative

Posted on Sep 20 Boca Raton, Florida

Florida Peninsula Insurance

Florida Peninsula Insurance is a Florida based insurance company with a unique insight to the perils of homeowner's property and liability insurance in coastal areas and specifically in the state of Florida. Our business was founded by insurance executives, who are committed to providing comprehensive homeowners, condo and renters insurance coverage to Florida residents at a fair price. We are your neighbors, and, as such are committed to the safety and security of homes in our state.

Our employees are our team. We provide a casual, friendly, family oriented work environment to our people with a long-term focus on shared success. We have a comprehensive benefits program which we review and adjust each year to meet changing needs. Our employees are given internal opportunities for personal and professional development and we continue to expand our team as we grow. We like to have fun but we also are serious about the services we provide to our insureds. Learn more about us by visiting our Glassdoor page.

Position Summary: The Customer Service Representative is responsible for handling phone calls pertaining to claims.

Essential Functions: -Answers and/or returns calls from Insureds, Public Adjusters, Attorneys, Vendors, Agents and others regarding open and closed claims.
Responds to inquiries, answers questions, and provides claim status information.
-Updates claim notes documenting phone calls and what action was taken.
-Transfers callers to appropriate persons as needed.
-Review emails from Call Center regarding after-hours and evening inquiries from customers on open or closed claims; call customer and answer questions, update claim notes as applicable.
-Other duties and administrative projects as assigned.
-May have opportunity to work extended hours providing customer service assistance in the event of a Catastrophe (CAT).

Required Education and Experience: -High School diploma required.
-2 years of customer service experience, preferably in the insurance industry.
-Florida 440 license required.

Preferred Qualifications: -Experience providing customer service regarding homeowner's insurance claims.
-Florida Adjusters 620 license.
-Good time management, organizational and communication skills.
-Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and Outlook.

Compensation: $17.00-$19.25 per hour