Property Casualty Claims Manager
Alaska Public Entity Insurance (APEI) seeking qualified applicants for Property Casualty Claims
Manager. APEI is a nonprofit joint insurance arrangement, or pool, providing multiple lines of
insurance coverage to public entities throughout Alaska.
The Property/Casualty Claims Manager reports to the Executive Director and oversees the handling
and management of all property, general liability, and automobile claims. When APEI is utilizing the
services of an outside claims adjuster for a claim, the Claims Manager acts as the liaison between
APEI and the adjuster. The P/C Claims Manager may also be called on to assist the Workers’
Compensation Claims Manager in the handling and management of WC claims on occasion.
Knowledge, skills, and abilities desired for this position include:
Experience: Three years claims handling experience as an adjuster, manager, risk manager,
attorney, or comparable experience. Associate in Claims designation or other applicable
insurance designation also desired.
Knowledge: Applicants must be familiar with Alaska’s claims laws and regulations, basic adjusting
procedures, insurance provisions and coverage, Alaska’s tort law, and claims management, audit,
and investigative techniques.
Language Skills: Strong communication and grammatical skills. Must possess the ability and
willingness to communicate, summarize and document events and details in a clear and concise
format both in writing and orally.
Education: Four-year degree, or similar knowledge gained through credentialing or work
experience in a responsible position in the insurance field.
Technical Skills: Comfortable working with Microsoft Excel.
APEI will make reasonable accommodations to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
duties of this position.
Salary $65,000-$125,000 depending on qualifications. Employee benefits include comprehensive
health insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid vacation.
This is a full-time position in Juneau and may involve travel outside of Juneau several times per year.
TO APPLY: Send cover letter, resume, and references by June 15, 2018 to:
Barbara Thurston, Executive Director
Alaska Public Entity Insurance
2233 Jordan Ave, Juneau, AK 99801