Workers Compensation Claims Officer - Sydney NSW

About the Role:

The Claims Officer is responsible for assessing low risk / low value workers compensation claims across a single region. Offer advice to management's operations, injured employees, and establish strong working relationships with injured employees, workplace managers and rehabilitation providers.

Investigate new claims for compensation, and issue determinations and other written correspondence. Liaise with other rehabilitation professionals, respond to claims related enquiries, and suggest strategies for reducing future low risk claims, whilst ensuring that workers compensation activities uphold all policies and procedures.

If you are currently a claims assistant in Workers Compensation or a Junior Case Manager looking to move across to Self-Insurance, this could be the role for you!

This is a full-time, permanent position.

Benefits:

- $63,000K + Super
- Career progression opportunity 
- Join a National Organisation

About You:

- Prior experience in applying injury management legislation and policy to workplace injuries
- Previous experience applying medical evidence
- Knowledge of SAP to process payments
- Demonstrated ability to influence internal and external stakeholders and employees across multiple levels 
- Demonstrated case management skills 
- Sound decision-making and communication capabilities.
- Motivated to build working relationships and collaborate
- Customer focused 
- Ability to manage multiple priorities to meet agreed deadlines.
- Current driving licence;
- Eligible to work permanently in Australia

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 Weedon (B. Physio) - danielle@medirecruit.com or 0437 483 364. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.






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