Claims Assessor Fantastic Working Environment

11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Claims Assessor * Group Income Protection * Brighton * £25,000 - £32,000 p.a. dependant on experience * Excellent Benefits * Bonus * Leading Global Company * Monday to Friday * No Shifts * Flexi Hours * Permanent *

Claims Assessor specialising in Group Income Protection is required for a large and successful Financial Services Company based in Hove. This is a permanent position offering a fantastic working environment and an excellent benefits package to include flexible working hours (Monday to Friday with no shifts).

As Claims Assessor you will be providing a pro-active and comprehensive triage and assessment of new Group Income Protection claims to determine what medical evidence to obtain.

Claims Assessor Key Responsibilities

  • Provide a comprehensive assessment of Group Protection claims, deciding whether to accept or reject liability and authorise payment;
  • Develop and build effective relationships with IFAs and Policyholders (employers);
  • Authorise expenditure on appropriate external medical evidence to support the assessment of individual claims up to £5,000;
  • Propose expenditure on rehabilitation or work re-integration programmes;
  • Train, mentor and develop other members of the benefits team;
  • Ensure a consistent, timely and accurate level of service is maintained in line with service level agreements.
Claims Assessor Knowledge:
  • Good knowledge of all Group Protection products past and present;
  • Good understanding of medical conditions and the effect these can have on individuals ability to work;
  • Awareness of the investigative and rehabilitation services provided by external organisations;
Claims Assessor skills, knowledge and experience required:
  • Excellent communication, verbal and written skills;
  • Analytical and risk management skills;
  • Creative and strategic thinker;
  • Strong claims assessment skills;
You will be rewarded with not only a great competitive salary but also a HUGE list of AMAZING benefits to include generous pension scheme, performance related bonuses, paid over time, discounts.

If you feel you have the right background and experience and would like to learn more about this role then please do apply via the job board today.
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