Paralegal

Location: New York, NY
Company: AXIS
Industry: Legal
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 3 days ago
This is your opportunity to join AXIS Capital - a trusted global provider of specialty lines insurance and reinsurance. We stand apart for our outstanding client service, intelligent risk taking and superior risk adjusted returns for our shareholders.

We also proudly maintain an entrepreneurial, disciplined and ethical corporate culture. As a member of AXIS, you join a team that is among the best in the industry.At AXIS, we believe that we are only as strong as our people.

We strive to create an inclusive and welcoming culture where employees of all backgrounds and from all walks of life feel comfortable and empowered to be themselves. This means that we bring our whole selves to work.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or creed, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, age, marital status, civil union status, family or parental status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Accommodation is available upon request for candidates taking part in the selection process.*KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:*+ Reviews and analyzes legal bills for reasonableness and ensure compliance with billing guidelines, industry standards and business rules to ensure payment of only reasonable and necessary charges.+ Adjusts invoices in the system and manually as appropriate and makes recommendations regarding billing issues which arise+ Meets production and quality guidelines.

+ Reviews internal claim systems for claims detail. Communicates with claim professionals to determine prior authorization or exception approval, and researches and resolving customer inquiries and reconsideration of appeals.+ Participates in special projects as assigned.

+ Coordinates schedules for Legal and Claim Audits.+ Gathers relevant information and documents, compiles data to compose, edit, revise, tabulate and print letters, tables, reports and other materials.+ Provides recordkeeping support as needed.

+ Processes incoming wire transfers as needed.+ Provides daily work oversight in support of Claims Supervisor and Professional Staff+ Assists in problem solving all clerical processes and coding entries+ Assists in Vendor Payment Allocation across applicable claim files,+ Assists with coordination of projects and special assignments such as audit preparation*REQUIRED EDUCATION/TRAINING & EXPERIENCE:*+ Paralegal Certification or relevant experience.+ 2 years law firm, bill review or claim experience.

+ Excellent communications (telephone, e-mail and interpersonal) skills as required.+ Exceptional attention to detail and a customer-centric outlook+ Strong analytical and organizational skills+ Software: All Windows operating systems, Microsoft Word, Excel*OTHER DESIRED SKILLS & CHARACTERISTICS:*+ Knowledge of the litigation process and legal terminology required.+ Experience with attorney billings a plus.

+ Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepares reports.+ Ability to communicate effectively, and professionally both orally and in writing.+ Database and records management skills.

+ Ability to analyze and solve problems.+ Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with various lines of business.Rewarding. Challenging. Meaningful.We are shaping the direction of Insurance and Reinsurance during a critical and exciting time for the industry.

Whether you are a student approaching graduation or a seasoned professional looking for a new environment, AXIS has the right challenges and career opportunities for you. At AXIS, we value each individual and recognize that attracting and retaining the right people is essential to the success of our company.We offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package which includes medical plans for employees and their families, health and wellness programs, retirement plans, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation, and much more..