Manager, Brand Planning and Strategic Insights
Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities.That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference. SUMMARY:Provides high quality and cost-effective workers' compensation legal representation. Demonstrates solid knowledge and expertise in the litigation process and provides excellent client service as part of a legal team.PRIMARY DUTIES: - After consultation, works under the supervision of experienced counsel in reviewing litigation files and learning about the litigation process - Under supervision provides legal research and demonstrates effective and persuasive legal writing skills - Drafts pleadings, motions, briefs, discovery and other file documents under the supervision of experienced counsel - Attends court events and other appointments with or under the supervision of experienced counsel - Learns and understands claim customers expectations and key department business goals and assists them in meeting those goals - Handles a reduced caseload - Handles special projects as assigned - Proactively identifies and communicates exposure and risk in a timely manner to insured clients and claim partners - Provides recommendations and case analysis to all business partners on appropriate file handling strategy - Utilizes legal support staff according to office protocol that appropriately leverages them to ensure high quality file handling and legal work - Builds and maintains strong internal and external client relationships - Completes all required administrative tasks including time reporting, closed cases, reports and other materials appropriate to performance of job duties - Adheres to all standards of excellence in file management - Fully and effectively utilizes available technology and automation - Travels as required to meet business needsEDUCATION/COURSE OF STUDY: - Graduation from an accredited law school with a strong academic recordWORK EXPERIENCE: - 0-3 years of equivalent legal experience - Insurance litigation exposure desirableCERTIFICATES/DEGREES: - Successful completion of the bar and ethics examinations in the state(s) in which representation is required - Active license to practice lawCOMMUNICATION SKILLS: - Articulate presentation skills - Strong and persuasive writing skillsCOMPUTER SKILLS: - Ability to effectively understand and utilize technology and automation resources, including but not limited to Microsoft Office products, Voice Recognition Technology and other law office management programs.OTHER: - Appreciation for and commitment to delivery of high quality legal work - Works collaboratively with team members and others - Demonstrates desire to acquire effective trial skills with goal of trying cases - Demonstrates personal commitment to professional development - Client centric orientation - Personal integrity and adherence to highest professional standards - Strong research skills - Strong negotiation skills - Multi tasking tolerance and success - Self management and independent initiative - Decision making and problem solving abilities - Demonstrates a sense of urgency and responsiveness in all legal tasks - Demonstrates the highest level of commitment to customer serviceTravelers is an equal opportunity employer. We actively promote a drug-free workplace.Please apply online via the given link. No phone calls or emails please.