Claims Manager (Comcare) - 6 month labour hire contract - Sydney NSW

About the Role:

An exciting opportunity exists for a highly motivated and proactive personal injury professional to join our client's team as a Senior Claims Manager. Reporting to the Claims Team Manager, you will be responsible for managing a portfolio of Comcare workers compensation claims and will work closely with key stakeholders to achieve optimal return to work and claim outcomes.

This is a full time permanent position based in Sydney CBD.

Key responsibilities include:
- Maintain a thorough understanding of all businesses within the organisation and group you will work within, as well as their needs.
- Establish strong and effective relationships with a range of key stakeholders.
- Manage a claims portfolio within legislative, self-insurance and business requirements to deliver optimal claims outcomes.
- Conduct claim reviews and case conferences with key stakeholders as required.
- Provide injured team members with a high level of customer service and trusted advice regarding their claims.
- Develop, coach and mentor team members on strategic claims and injury management.

About You:

- Business, health or claims related qualification or training is highly desirable.
- Significant experience working as a Claims Manager within a workers compensation/insurance environment.
- Excellent knowledge of the current Comcare or Workers Compensation Legislation.
- Experience in negotiating Return to Work and rehabilitation outcomes.
- Effective interpersonal and communication capabilities.
- Ability to manage multiple priorities to meet agreed deadlines.

About Us: 
MediRecruit is Australia’s premier boutique recruitment destination for medical practitioners and healthcare candidates. Run by healthcare professionals, for healthcare professionals, the expert agency’s primary focus is to encourage candidates to discover ‘diverse careers in health’ throughout Australia, New Zealand and the UK. 
How to Apply: 
Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Danielle (B Physio) - or 0437 483 364. 

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