Newell Brands Claims Specialist in Freeport, Illinois

Position Title: Claims Specialist

Location: Freeport, IL

Reports to: FSCM Supervisor

The Claims Specialist will investigate and research customer deductions within established guidelines and procedures to makes decisions to allow or bill back the deductions.

Responsibilities:

  • Researches and resolves customer deductions

  • Researches and resolves disposition items

  • Status reporting on customer deductions

  • Establish relationships and maintain close contact with the appropriate business unit and corporate personnel

  • Make appropriate reports and recommendations on claims problems and issues to supervisor

  • Other duties as assigned by the FSCM Supervisor

Key Qualifications:

  • High School diploma minimum

  • Associate Degree preferred

  • 1 to 3 years experience in a business-related field

  • Previous experience is strongly desired in deduction management

  • Must be flexible and able to prioritize tasks. Ability to meet deadlines

  • Detail oriented

  • Basic knowledge of Excel; SAP experience preferred

  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with high credibility at all levels of the organization

  • Must have strong analytical and decision making skills

  • The ability to work in a team environment is required

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.