Gallagher Return To Work Coordinator in Queensland, Australia

  • Deliver personalised and high quality service to workers, employers and treating health practitioners, for the return to work process;

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

  • Join a company that encourages career progression.

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 27,000 great people worldwide in over 140 countries.

Through a team geographically dispersed throughout Australia, GB provides a suite of claims management and related services out of CBD offices located in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Darwin and Adelaide and in New Zealand from Auckland, Napier, Wellington, Christchurch, and Dunedin.

We are proud to be one of 135 companies from 23 countries and representing 57 industry categories, named on the Ethisphere Institute’s 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies list for the seventh consecutive year.

The position

Currently we are seeking a Return to Work Coordinator to join our corporate office located in Brisbane CBD . This is a full time, permanent position that will see you responsible for the delivery of personalised service to workers, employers and treating health practitioners which focuses on positively influencing and encouraging parties to participate in the return to work process and take ownership of actions.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • End to end claims management including rehabilitation and injury management;

  • Assist to facilitate early intervention programs;

  • Early contact with the injured worker, employer, treating health practitioners and allied health professionals, with a view to empower and influence parties to participate in the return to work process and achieve early return to work outcomes;

  • Educate and inform stakeholders on the return to work process;

  • Attend medical reviews with the injured worker to promote implementing strategies and early intervention;

  • Facilitate and monitor medical and like cost management strategies on claims, ensuring cost effectiveness for the purpose of sustainability of the scheme;

  • Work closely with internal stakeholders to ensure consistency across portfolios, to produce return to work outcomes, review of entitlements and where possible early determinations;

  • Assist and educate employers and workers in completing any workers compensation documentation as required, ensuring technical elements of the Act are explained in a language that the worker and employer can understand.

What we are looking for:

  • Sound knowledge of relevant Acts, legislation and work health benefits;

  • Expertise in developing and implementing return to work plans in conjunction with relevant stakeholders

  • The ability to calculate weekly benefits and submit wage reimbursements is highly regarded;

  • A proactive approach with strong organisational and time management skills;

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships with people at all levels;

  • Proven ability to influence and negotiate outcomes;

  • A strong sense of accountability with the ability to deliver what is promised;

  • Proven track record of providing high levels of customer service;

  • Qualifications in Personal Injury Management will be held in high regard;

  • National legislation exposure well regarded.

What we can offer you:

  • Attractive remuneration packaging;

  • Flexible work hours;

  • Staff referral incentive;

  • Opportunities for ongoing education and development;

  • Service recognition awards;

  • Employee assistance program for yourself and immediate family members;

  • A fun, supportive, and inclusive working environment;

  • The opportunity to work for a company that gives back to the community through our Gentle Bear program.

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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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.

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Job: Claims

Organization: GB International

Title: Return To Work Coordinator

Location: Australia-Queensland-Brisbane

Requisition ID: 43745