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Cargo Claims Sr. Advocate

Insurance, Safety, Security & Insurance
in Chicago, Illinois

About the Role

The Cargo Claims Advocate will ensure the proper and efficient handling of cargo claims with the aim of maintaining good shipper and carrier relationships, all in accordance with applicable legal, insurance, and contractual requirements.

  • Ensure that Uber Freight cargo claims are well handled from both a customer experience and a claims cost management standpoint
  • Analyze data from incidents, notice of intent and cargo claims from customers, shippers, consignees, and carriers relating to cargo loss incidents and determine the claim's validity
  • Determine next steps and order inspections in order to support the claim with the customer or carrier in an effort for resolution. Evaluate police and independent inspector reports, including video, written incident reports, etc. in claim resolution
  • Notify customer and carrier of claim filings and/or determinations and work with the customer and carrier to understand filing requirements, burdens of proof, and other fundamental aspects of cargo claim resolution
  • Work closely with other key teams including, Insurance, Account Management, Carrier Operations, Carrier Quality, Finance, Legal and Compliance

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years experience handling complex cargo claims
  • Impeccable written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • The ability to negotiate and resolve conflict

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in a high growth, data rich environment
  • Proficiency with excel or other analytical tools
  • Excellent stakeholder management and ability to navigate a large matrixed company

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We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.

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