Liberty Mutual-FIT Desk Investigator, Fire

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Liberty Mutual-FIT Desk Investigator, Fire

Under limited to moderate supervision, the FIT Desk Investigator conducts detailed investigations of fire losses to determine origin and cause of submitted claims.
 
Responsibilities:
 
• Independently develops and executes appropriate investigation strategy for assigned cases. Leads in-depth interviews of participants, witnesses or claimants.
• Completes detailed and extensive investigations in adherence with FIT procedures and best practices. Gathers evidence and makes determinations regarding causality. Engages experts and vendors as warranted.
• Makes independent disposition recommendations. Communicates investigation outcome decision to line of business claim personnel. Completes associated tasks.
• Establishes network with law enforcement and fire department agencies and works in collaboration in the investigation of fire losses.
• Proactively partners with line of business claims personnel to generate referrals.
• Provides fraud and origin and cause awareness training to internal stakeholders.
• May represent the Company and actively participate in industry association meetings by providing training to industry FIT personnel or law enforcement. Shares intelligence and trends with SIU and other internal stakeholders.
 
Qualifications:
 
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent training, plus 2 to 3 years fire investigation, and special investigative or insurance investigation experience.
• Effective interpersonal, analytical and negotiation skills required.
• Knowledge of NFPA 921 and NFPA 1033 imperative; legal liability, general insurance policies, State Tort law or Fraud statutes, and fire investigation certification a plus.
Location: The ideal candidate will reside in the northern Ohio/southern Michigan area, but all other locations will be considered (remote).
Compensation: $60,100 - $87,900
Contact:
For questions, contact Allison Adolphe – Senior Recruiter at allison.adolphe@libertymutual.com