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Comcare Service Manager

QBE is one of the top 20 global general insurers and is recognised as Australia’s largest international insurance and reinsurance company, with operations in 37 countries around the world.

Working at QBE, we recognise the value of diversity and inclusion in the workplace and support a range of flexible work arrangements to promote a better family/life/work balance.

We offer you a dynamic workplace culture, one that values and leverages the unique ideas, capabilities and experiences you bring irrespective of where you are in the world. We believe this strengthens our ability to deliver on our business goals, particularly as it relates to innovation, growth and our focus on customers. 

The opportunity:

An exciting opportunity has become available in the QBE workers’ compensation business as the Comcare Service Manager.

This role will be responsible for managing QBE’s Comcare claims management services for its self-insured clients in Victoria. You will be accountable to lead the Melbourne Comcare team, to deliver consistent and high quality claims services, ensure compliance with client and regulatory requirements and manage customer relationships.

You will be required to ‘think outside the box’ to deliver innovative claims management services to our self-insured client base.

  • Oversee the development of high quality case management plans for clients that stipulate goals and activities
  • Provide technical expertise and mentoring to assist the team development
  • Maintaining compliance with client and regulatory requirements, including responding to changes when required
  • Utilising internal and external contacts to identify best practice approaches and drive continuous improvement into the claims management practices in the team
  • Overseeing the technical approach of the team to ensure competence in decision making, litigation settlements and recoveries
  • Motivating and developing the team to deliver the required services and achieve client performance outcomes
  • Plan, manage and review performance of employees via annual performance review process
  • Maintain effective client relationships with the insured, claimant, regulators, service providers and other stakeholders.

What does success look like?

  • Industry knowledge - at least 3-5 years’ experience in insurance and at least one year of this spent in claims management
  • Claims management – a working knowledge and understanding of workers’ compensation and/or case management
  • Business acumen – strong negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • Relationships - a proven track record of building relationships, communicating, negotiating and influencing at a senior level within the insurance industry
  • People management – the demonstrated ability to engage and lead a team
  • Customer – significant experience in managing client relationships and service delivery

Benefits?

At QBE, you will be provided with a competitive remuneration structure and benefits, in an environment that offers support, and encourages career development and learning. 

We offer a range of benefits and discounts including:

  • Paid parental leave (inclusive of paid superannuation during this time)
  • Secondment opportunities
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Paid volunteer leave
  • Purchased leave
  • Product discounts 

If you are a QBE employee, please inform your manager before applying.

Applicants will be required to provide evidence of their eligibility to work in Australia, and at a minimum be required to undertake police and basic credit checks as a condition of employment.

For more information, click the apply button to submit your details.

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Summary

Classification:
Workers Compensation
Reference:
216046
Salary:
Not Specified
Work Type:
Full Time
Location:
Melbourne
Date Posted:
27/11/2017
Closing Date:
27/12/2017
Advertiser:
QBE