Legal Bill Auditor
Legal Bill Auditor sought
for Scottsdale AZ based Nautilus Insurance Group . The Legal Bill Auditor
utilizes an electronic billing system to audit, review and pay all legal bills
charged to the claim file, including determining the validity of charges. The Legal
Bill Auditor is responsible for the resolution of all billing disputes,
educating law firms and staff on the bill review process, and analysis of
billing discrepancies to determine law firm performance and billing trends.
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Review, analyze, and
audit law firm invoices for compliance with the Attorney Guidelines through the
utilization of an electronic billing system.
-Conduct line by line
review of invoices to determine accuracy, reasonableness and compliance with
agreed upon fee structure.
-Identify and group tasks
to evaluate the progression of activities.
needed via contact with law firm and claims’ staff to determine the
reasonableness of time spent on tasks for completion of bill review process.
discrepancies based on knowledge of Attorney Guidelines, industry standards and
litigation history, and reduce invoices accordingly.
-Discuss, explain and
educate attorneys and claims’ staff on reasons for invoice reductions, bill
review process and compliance with Attorney Guidelines.
-Advise and work closely
with Claim Managers, adjusters, and attorneys on billing discrepancies to
determine the reasonableness of time spent.
-Assist attorneys, billing
managers and claims’ staff on use of electronic billing system.
-Utilize and create
reports to determine law firm performance trends.
-Identify firm billing
trends and elevate to management.
-A minimum of 5 years’
experience as a litigation paralegal working in coverage and defense
-Paralegal Certificate or
Associate in Paralegal Studies preferred, with a minimum of two years paralegal
law firm experience, preferably insurance defense and/or coverage litigation.
-Bachelor’s Degree or
equivalent combination of education and experience is beneficial.
-Excess and Surplus lines
A successful Legal Bill
Auditor will work effectively with Claims’ Managers, Claims’ staff,
attorneys and billing managers; Respond effectively to billing inquiries from
attorneys; Possess superior negotiation and problem resolution skills;
Effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of
employees, managers and attorneys; Write reports, business correspondence and
procedure manuals; Read, analyze and interpret complex documents.
Nautilus Insurance Group
is an "A+ X" (Superior) rated member of the W.R. Berkley Corp., a
Fortune 500 company. We specialize in providing excess and surplus lines
commercial property and casualty insurance coverage.
believes their employees are their greatest asset and have made significant
contributions to consistent underwriting results. We foster an environment of
accountability, teamwork and integrity. Our motivated employees have built an
impeccable reputation for our firm serving the Excess and Surplus Lines
industry. Nautilus Insurance offers an excellent benefits package including
comprehensive medical insurance, dental, life/AD&D, both short- and
long-term disability insurance and a great 401(k)/Profit Sharing plan. Nautilus
promotes a healthy lifestyle for our employees by providing an onsite fitness
facility and a variety of wellness programs.
candidates should submit their resumes along with salary requirements, directly
Nautilus is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Nautilus Insurance Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
If you meet the position qualifications and would like to submit your resume, please mail, fax, or e-mail your resume to:
Nautilus Insurance Company
7233 E. Butherus Dr.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Attn: Human Resources
Fax: (480) 281-0930
Nautilus Insurance Group - 20 months ago