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Johnston Group Disability Claims Specialist Full Time in Winnipeg, MB

Johnston Group

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Position:
Disability Claims Specialist
Location:
Winnipeg, MB

Handle incoming calls on customer service line and assist with claim set-ups). We provide group benefit services across the country to more than 30,000…

Johnston Group is one of Canada’s leading third party administrators, specializing in group benefits. We provide group benefit services across the country to more than 30,000 companies and their employees. Johnston Group is proud to have been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies every year since 2001.

The successful candidate will be responsible for assessing and managing of short term group disability claims for our clients as well as liaising with a number of insurance companies we partner with who provide clients with life, disability and living benefits.

In addition, the successful candidate will proactively communicate with employers, disabled employees and medical professionals. Participating in conference calls with clients and insurance companies as well as project work as assigned would also be required. This role requires the successful candidate to keep up to date with current trends and clients’ needs, as well as the ability to provide support to other roles on the team as required (i.e. handle incoming calls on customer service line and assist with claim set-ups).

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience managing group disability claims required
  • A passion for disability case management
  • Ability to interpret and apply plan provisions and disability best practices to claims.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to clearly explain claim decisions and rationale (verbally, in decision letters and in documentation on claim file)
  • Team player, willing to assist others within the team wherever and whenever necessary
  • Ability to communicate fluently in French (oral and written) is considered an asset.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Winnipeg, MB

Required education:

  • Diploma/Certificate

Required experience:

  • Group Disability Claims Management: 2 years

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-11
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