Cummins Inc. Global Claims Manager in Indianapolis, Indiana

Global Claims Manager


No, this isn’t one of those ordinary jobs.

Cummins is a team of dependable, innovative thinkers, who are empowered to generate and deliver solutions for customers, community, and environment. Our employees develop their careers through the challenges only a diverse, global innovator can promise. This is a collaborative culture where thinking beyond your desk is more than part of the job. It is the job.

This is what we call Working Right.

Typical Duties and Tasks:

  • Manages the corporate global insurance renewal process for all property and casualty insurance placements; negotiates and manages global risk broker contracts; ensures that all accounting and cross-charges for placements are consistently and accurately entered.

  • Manages the corporate global insurance renewal process for all property and casualty insurance placements; compiles loss file, risk profile, and applications; markets global Cummins property and casualty insurance placements; analyzes quotes and proposals and makes recommendations for binding instructions; prepares and manages premium payments; ensures that all payment information is captured in risk systems.

  • Manages global insurance premium budgets and annual operating plan; manages cross-charges of premiums for all Cummins offices; leads communications with global controllers regarding annual corporate premium charges and local fronting insurance policy premium payment coordination; liaises with global in-country risk manager on a monthly basis to review global broker/local broker issues, claims reporting, and loss mitigation; liaises with Enterprise Risk Management and coordinates vendor support of their efforts.

  • Negotiates and manages multi-year global risk insurance broker contracts; manages and owns the review and maintenance of annual Statements of Work; manages the annual statement of work/purchase order and payment process; manages and leads routine open items and issues logs and monthly and annual reviews of insurance brokers’ contract fulfillment.

  • Monitors and coordinates global insurance broker network communications with local broker offices and regional hub-support offices to support all local Cummins offices requiring local insurance placements; supports on-going insurance carrier relationship management efforts and communications with worldwide insurance markets; reports downgrades below corporate minimum standards of an insurer’s financial strength/credit rating to leadership.

  • Supports and participates in the development of short and long-term global risk insurance strategies for improving Cummins’ risk management profile; identifies global, strategic risk mitigation strategies and assist with the implementation of those strategies; reviews existing policies for gaps and improvement opportunities; manages the Cummins Risk Management Information System Risk Console to support insurance purchasing decisions.

  • Actively participates in the risk insurance community associations; participates in facilitation and coordination of student internship mentoring and development program between Cummins and representative from Indiana universities supporting risk insurance curriculums.

  • Recruits, selects, develops, manages, motivates, coaches, and mentors Risk Console coordinators; provides guidance and direction on problems and issues; delegates work assignments considering project demands, employee skills and development needs.

  • Development, management and oversight of US Workers Compensation claims and WC TPA claims vendor management

  • Administration and management of regulatory compliance for state and federal regulation and support and maintain all audit and controls requirements for US WC; state filings and actuary accrual development management and monitoring

  • Participates in the management and oversight of global P&C claims for lines including but not limited to: global property, cargo marine & inland, US automobile, primary domestic casualty and umbrella excess liability; annual policy renewal budget process support through actuary loss run extract and reporting required for renewal submissions and budget funding

  • Corporate resource to support global internal business owner/leader through claim submission, adjustment, settlement and reserve compliance process, coordinating and supporting internal legal and external vendor recommendations on claim settlement

  • Develop and deploy communication plans and training programs by line of coverage to worldwide CMI organizations: Procurement, Logistics, HSE & Fleet, Legal, Benefits & HR, Medical, etc.

  • Support integration and on-going management of merger/acquisition entity’s historic and future claims administration: claim management oversight and TPA/insurer/supporting vendor contract management associated with each historical coverage line


  • Demonstrated experience in administration of international insurance programs with knowledge of Control Master Programs and focus on tax compliance in foreign placements

  • Understanding of usual and customary policy provisions in different lines of insurance coverage

  • Experience with captive insurers and evaluating the risks it should accept

  • Experience managing third party insurance broker/risk consulting vendor contracts and performance

  • Experience managing global insurance premium allocation

  • Understanding of the risk management process

  • Experience developing and delivering global, on-site risk mitigation and risk transfer strategies and related communications for all levels of the organization.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

  • College, university, or equivalent degree required

  • Broker license/producer license required


  • Significant level of relevant work experience required, including supervisory experience.

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Primary Location United States-Indiana-Indianapolis-US, IN, Indianapolis, 251 N Illinois Street

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Nov 18, 2016, 2:01:59 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing