Bilingual Customer Service Rep (Insurance Claims)

Position Id
3313
Location
Halifax NS
Job Type
Contract Full-Time

Bilingual Customer Service Rep (Insurance Claims)

Our Client is a leading international financial services group that provides financial advice, insurance, as well as wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions.


Position Overview

All incoming disability cases will be directed to the Case Coordinator to determine level of complexity and assigning cases appropriately based on established criteria.


What you will achieve in this role:

Case Triage (50-60%) - All incoming disability cases will be directed to the Case Coordinator to determine level of complexity and assigning cases appropriately based on established criteria.

Non-Complex Case Management (30-40%) - All disability cases determined to be non-complex, will be managed to resolution by the case coordinator, who must continually evaluate whether the active cases remain non-complex or whether to transition the case to a Case Manager. Focus will be on minimizing administrative delays and on reducing the duration of employee work absences.

Case Manager Administrative Tasks (10%) - Complete specified administrative tasks on all cases (eg. Faxing, forms preparation, employee follow-ups)

Communication (Integrated into above accountabilities) - Effectively communicate with employees and employers to determine all factors that may influence case complexity, including diagnosis, duration of disability and the presence of non-medical barriers.

Service Delivery (Integrated into above accountabilities) - Ensuring that all service delivery targets for the AMS products are met.

What you will bring to this role:

Fully Bilingual - French and English. 50%+ of your day will be working with French clients
Good understanding of and experience with medical terminology and conditions

University degree or 2-3 years experience working in a health-care related field
Strong decision making and analytical skills with a strong attention to detail - particularly with numbers, spelling and grammar
Excellent communication skills; ability to direct conversations and target specific issues or lines of questioning
Influencing and negotiation skills
Strong customer service skills
Ability to work effectively in a fact-paced, team environment
Intermediate PC skills including MS Word, Excel and Lotus Notes
Previous Group Disability Claims experience an asset




We thank you for your interest in the position, however, only those who are qualified will be contacted

Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment

Our client is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion; creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities, and we provide an accessible candidate experience; accommodations during the application process are available upon request.