Gallagher Claims Officer in Northern Territory, Australia

  • Begin your claims career with a global organisation;

  • Genuine learning & development opportunities;

  • Named on Ethisphere Worlds Most Ethical Companies for the 8th consecutive year.

Gallagher Bassett (GB) is Australia and New Zealand's premier third party claims administrator. We manage claims on behalf of insurers, brokers, government bodies and self-insured organisations. We are part of the leading global risk management and insurance group Arthur J Gallagher & Co, with over 26,000 great people worldwide in over 140 countries.

GB isn’t just about managing claims, we are here to support our clients to return to work, and return to life as fast as possible. We currently do this through a team geographically dispersed throughout Australia, via offices located in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, and New Zealand.

Our offer to you:

With our newly established office in the Northern Territory, we are partnering with the Northern Territory Government to provide Return to Work services in Darwin, Katherine and Alice Springs, with a focus on improved client experience and outcomes.

We are building a new customer, solution and outcome-focused team that will embrace and complement our unique GB culture, creating job opportunities for locals in the NT.

The position

We are currently seeking a Claims Officer who can hit the ground running to join our corporate office located in Darwin . This role is a full time, permanent position.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

The Claims Officer, reporting directly to a Team Manager, is responsible for providing a customer focused, efficient, and cost effective management of workers compensation claims, duties include:

  • Providing effective and efficient claims administration to ensure that injured workers receive fair and accurate compensation in accordance with relevant legislation;

  • Providing a high quality and empathetic customer service to internal and external stakeholders;

  • Providing professional and proactive specialist claims management support to Return to Work Specialists, with a view to achieving safe and sustained return to work as early as possible.

What we are looking for:

To be considered for this role you will need to have:

  • A strong sense of accountability with the ability to follow through on tasks;

  • Demonstrated ability working as part of a team;

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships;

  • A proven track record in delivering on customers’ needs/requirements with the ability to empathise;

  • Strong organisational and time management capability;

  • A sound level of attention to detail.

Candidates with workers compensation or personal injury experience will be held in high regard.

What we can offer you:

Employing over 700 staff in Australia, of which nearly 30 are based in the Darwin office, Gallagher Bassett values its employees and offers a friendly and comfortable working environment. In recognition of our employees, Gallagher Bassett offers:

  • A great team atmosphere with a positive culture

  • Learning and Development opportunities

  • Staff referral programs

  • Industry leading technology

  • Flexible working hours

To apply

If you think you can make a positive difference to our business we want to hear from you today!

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Gallagher Bassett is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Indigenous Australian applicants are encouraged to apply. As a member of the Diversity Council Australia, we recognise the importance of, and embrace diversity in the workplace.

Only people with the right to work in this country will be considered for this position.

Agency candidates will not be considered for this role .

Job: Claims

Organization: GB International

Title: Claims Officer

Location: Australia-Northern Territory-Darwin

Requisition ID: 44317