Workers Compensation Claims Assessor/Case Manager


Company Overview

Our Client is one of Australia’s Self Insurer who have made it their business to be an organisation where people perform at their ‘Optimum‘ and are rewarded for ‘Excellence‘.

Role Overview

As a Workers Compensation Claims Assessor from a allied health background, you will be responsible for managing the investigation and assessment of new and existing Workers Comp Insurance claims. You will also be working alongside third parties and internal departments in relation to these claims and ensuring that terms and conditions as well as service level agreements are met and adhered to on each case/claim.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the front/tail end investigation and assessment of new and existing Workers Compensation Claims
  • Take ownership of customer problems and issues to create a positive customer experience
  • Show initiative to build and maintain knowledge of claims industry 
  • Ensure individual compliance to policies and procedures in all actions

Skills and Experience

To be successful in this role, you will ideally bring the following: 

  • Minimum 12 months Allied Health background
    Life Claims Insurance, allied health, workers rehabilitation or equivalent
  • Strong technical skills across Psychology or Return To Work;
  • Medical – Demonstrate a basic knowledge of medical terms/concepts so you can interpret reports and apply knowledge to the assessment process
  • Product – Demonstrate a working knowledge of the main product range including upgrades
  • Legal – Understand the main concepts of the Workers Compensation Act that are relevant to assessing claims
  • Communication – Maintain regular outbound contact with the client, adviser and associated third parties
  • Financial analysis – Understand the basic elements of financial assessment for individuals and sole traders
  • Intuitive/Investigative Skills – Demonstrates an understanding of the tools available to investigate claims

What’s on Offer

This leading Insurer can offer a great work – life balance, you low caseloads, exceptional support from administration, technical team, rehab teams and fantastic management.

If you meet the criteria and would love the opportunity to become part of the team please contact Dominic Sheppard on +61 2 9240 6386

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Workers Compensation Claims Assessor/Case Manager

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