Individual Markets Disability Claims Specialist – Early Career


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The Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America
700 South Street


Company Description:
Guardian is a Fortune 250 global financial services company, as well as one of the largest mutual insurance companies in America. Guardian offers a range of insurance products from life insurance and disability income insurance to annuities and dental plans.

Individual Markets Disability Claims Specialist – Early Career
Full Time
Bachelor's degree or equivalent
Nice to have
Educational diversity or relevant work experience
Nice to have

 Position Summary
We understand that no one majors in insurance while they are in college, and that limited
knowledge of insurance should not impact your qualifications for our available positions. Guardian
will work with you to build the tools and skills you need to succeed in this exciting and challenging
Guardian is seeking individuals with educational diversity or relevant work experience to fuel our
dynamic work environment. Individual Disability Claims is responsible for fair and proper evaluation of disability claims from the initial claim notification to claim determination and ongoing monthly eligibility. If you want a rewarding career that will provide you with ongoing growth and development, please continue reading.

You are Someone that works well in a team as well as independently. You are a decision maker and leader who has strong analytical skills, with attention to detail and both excellent written and verbal communication skills. Able to manage multiple priorities all with a positive attitude.

  • You have A college or university degree or the equivalent work experience
  • An interest in providing quality customer service
  • Demonstrated skills and familiar with Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, and
  • As an early career Claims Specialist:
    You will Learn various claim handling concepts and high-quality service standards in a collaborative team environment
  • Be responsible for basic fact gathering needed to understand customer claims and the
    impact to policy terms
  • Learn concepts related to medical, legal, occupational, financial, and investigative
    components of claim handling and risk management
  • Support the team with daily phone queue responsibilities for receiving new claim notices and
    answering claim status questions from our claimants
  • Strive to solve complex problems, making quick but thoughtful decisions to resolve client
  • Reporting Relationships
    As our early career Claims Specialist (Claims Service Specialist), you will report to our Claims
    Manager, who reports to our Head of Disability Claims.
    The primary location for this position is On Campus
  • Travel Minimal, less than 10% Travel required for this position

Our promise:

Through skill-building, leadership development and philanthropic opportunities, we provide
opportunities to build communities and grow your career, surrounded by diverse colleagues with
high ethical standards.

We offer

  • Meaningful and challenging work opportunities to accelerate innovation in a secure and
    compliant way.
  • Competitive compensation package.
  • Excellent medical, dental, supplemental health, life and vision coverage for you and your
    dependents with no wait period.
  • Life and disability insurance.
  • A great 401(k) with company match.
  • Tuition assistance paid parental leave and backup family care.
  • Dynamic, modern work environments that promote collaboration and creativity to develop
    and empower talent.
  • Flexible time off, dress code, and work location policies to balance your work and life in the
    ways that suit you best.
  • Employee Resource Groups that advocate for inclusion and diversity in all that we do.
  • Social responsibility in all aspects of our work. We volunteer within our local communities,
    create educational alliances with colleges, drive a variety of initiatives in sustainability.


About Guardian
Guardian has been helping people protect their futures and secure their lives for 160 years. Every
day, we serve approximately 29 million people through a range of insurance and financial products.
We help people and their families pursue financial security and well-being in life, health, and
wealth. We help companies take care of their employees. And we help people recover and thrive
after unexpected loss.
From our founding in 1860, when a community of immigrants joined together to insure and protect
their businesses and families, doing the right thing for our policyholders and customers has guided
everything we do. Our dedication to customers has helped us remain one of the most highly rated
in client satisfaction and financial strength. And as one of the largest mutual insurance companies,
we know what matters most: putting the needs of our customers first. Because everyone deserves
a Guardian. Learn more about Guardian at

© Copyright 2021 The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, New York, NY
Equal Employment Opportunity
Guardian is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for
employment without regard to age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, affectional or sexual
orientation, national origin, ancestry, marital status, disability, military or veteran status, or any
other classification protected by applicable law.

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