Eligibility Officer

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3 hours ago
  • Referral program
  • Parental leave
Full Job Description
Your Role

Life at GB is an adventure – often fast paced, unpredictable, challenging and deeply rewarding. It is social and engaging, with our unique and positive culture underpinned by The Gallagher Way – values lived daily by our people.

In the role of an Eligibility Officer you will be the first point of contact responsible for coordinating and obtaining information from key stakeholders to determine the acceptance or rejection of the claim in line with legislation. Your strength in technical knowledge and resilience to achieve business and Return to Work SA objectives, through utilisation of your analytical and communication capability will see you succeed in this position.

You will add value to Gallagher Bassett across the following:
Actively listen, show empathy and recognise the needs of the worker and employer

Consider Compliance, Medical Relationship, Employment Relationship and Exclusionary Provisions when reviewing liability;

Identifying any potential barriers and providing effective strategies for eligibility outcomes;

Communicating all decisions to the employer and the injured worker

Providing education to Workers, Employer and Treating Medical Practioner in respect to rights and responsibilities;

Delivering a high level of service to achieve a positive, safe and sustained return to work as early as possible in a high-pressure environment

Creating new claims at time of registration via phone and ensuring all relevant data and information is captured within the appropriate systems.

We’re interested in hearing from people who possess:
Demonstrated ability to be resilient and to interact empathetically with people in vulnerable situation.

Claims management experience and knowledge of relevant acts and legislative requirements

Understanding the rights and responsibilities of people who are impacted by a workplace injury

Ability to make sound decisions, negotiate and influence are essential to the success of this role

If you live our values and demonstrate the people capabilities, we can not only offer you great career opportunities, but on a day to day you’ll experience the following:

True flexible work hours including 9 day fortnight

Paid maternity leave

Staff referral incentive

Opportunities for ongoing education and development

Service recognition awards to celebrate your contribution to the company

Employee assistance program for yourself and your immediate family members

Staff benefits program with a wide range of discounts on offer

The opportunity to work for a company that gives back to the community through our Gentle Bear program

A fun, supportive and inclusive working environment

A brief overview on GB:
Gallagher Bassett is Australia’s largest Third Party Administrator (TPA). Our focus is refreshingly simple: we manage insurance claims on behalf of insurers, brokers, government bodies and self-insured corporations.

Gallagher Bassett (GB) has six offices in Australia located in Northern Territory, Adelaide, Perth, Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney, employing over 1000 staff.

GB values its employees and offers a friendly, comfortable working environment that facilitates a Work and Life Balance!

If this sounds interesting to you – we want to connect!

If you think you can make a positive difference to our business please apply – we want to hear from you today!!

Only people with the right to work in this country will be considered for this role

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