Claims Handler Liability

Our client is looking for a claims handler specializing in liability, in particuliar professional liability from lawyers. The new colleague will entirely handle the claims, manage a portfolio and maintain contact with diverse actors of the insurance sector. Located in a central area in Brussels, our client offers ideal work conditions. The candidate should speak fluently Dutch, have a Master's degree in Law, and at least a first experience in claims handling / liability / insurance law (whether in an insurance company or at the bar). Team-orientation and communication skills are essential in this role.


As a member of the Claims Liability team in Belgium, you will be responsible for:
  • ensuring all claims are analysed and handled correctly, with regards to liability, and more in particular professional liability claims from lawyers and medical professions ;
  • determining our position with regards to coverage and liability in order to come to a reasoned conclusion whether to deny or settle the claim in line with policy conditions and liability law and within agreed authority limits ;
  • jointly managing an existing portfolio in line with quantitative and qualitative targets ;
  • maintaining responsible and client focused contacts (in writing or by phone) with brokers, clients, experts and counterparties ;
  • ensuring you remain up to date on market developments with regards to civil liability.

Your profile

  • You have obtained your Master’s degree in Law ;
  • You have a solid experience (at least 3 years) in the insurance sector, and more particular in claims handling ;
  • You have excellent verbal and written knowledge of Dutch ;
  • You have strong knowledge or are at least familiar with civil liability ;
  • You have experience with personal injury cases ;
  • You are strongly client oriented, pragmatic and a great team player ;
  • You are accurate and pay great attention to details ;
  • You have good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.


A permanent contract with hybrid work conditions and numerous benefits.

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