Cover Assessor

Last update 2024-02-23
Expires 2024-03-23
ID #2028794393
61,766 NZ$
Cover Assessor
New Zealand, Wellington, Wellington,
Modified February 13, 2024


* Make a meaningful difference to ACC clients and support in their rehabilitation journey * Kickstart your career in Healthcare or Insurance! * Roles based in Thorndon, Wellington | Work from home options available once trained in role Mō tenei tūrana mahi | About this role: As a Cover Assessor you are responsible for assessing claims to make cover decisions in accordance with relevant legislation and medical information.

You will be gathering information from a wide variety of sources; contacting employers, providers, medical specialists, and clients to be able to make sound decisions on cover.

There are multiple areas of Cover that you can learn: * General Cover * Work Related Gradual Process * Treatment Injury * Mental Injury * Hearing Loss * Accidental Death As a Cover Assessor there may be times where you will need to decline claims that do not meet our legislation and communicate these outcomes to our clients.

We will train you on how to handle these situations and our leaders will support you where possible, but it is important that you are decisive and comfortable having conversations of this nature.

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He aha taku e tunanako ai | What can I expect? We can offer you a starting salary of $61,766 PLUS a 9% superannuation contribution, annual performance reviews linked to pay increases, and corporate discounts for health insurance, gyms, and more! We can also offer you: Work-life balance * Only work Monday to Friday - no late nights, no weekends And after working with us for 3 months: * Work from home up to 3 days per week (we provide you with a laptop, headset, monitor, cables, mouse, and a keyboard to support this) Career development * Regular career and development conversations with your leader * On-the-job skill development and coaching * Opportunities to grow into other internal roles We know that a diverse and inclusive team helps us meet the needs of our customers, and we welcome candidates from every ethnicity, national origin, gender identity, age, and those with a disability or who have additional mental health needs.

It is important to us that people are free to be themselves at work.

To encourage this, we also have internal employee networks to support our colleagues from diverse backgrounds.

Ko wai koe | About you * Experience working in a fast-paced environment and the ability to meet deadlines, and manage a high volume of work * Excellent verbal and written communication skills - you will be confident communicating complex decision outcomes to our clients in a simple meaningful way * Previous experience reviewing information and making complex decisions * Initiative, adaptability, curiosity, and sound judgement will put you in good stead for this role * Ability to operate effectively in a digital environment with a wide range of technology systems and tools You don't need to have medical background to join us! Our team come from a range of backgrounds - hospitality, administration, customer service, pharmacy - you name it! If you can bring the above to the table, we can train you on the rest! We have a structured training and induction programme set you up for success from day 1, with experienced team members and leaders to support you along the way.

These roles have a set start date of Monday 8th April, please take in to consideration your notice period and ensure that you can join us on a full-time basis from this date.

Rā Katinga | Applications close Applications will close Sunday 11 February and will only be accepted when submitted through our Career Website.

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Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Cover assessor
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