52d ago

Claims Specialist, Domestic Building Insurance


Base pay $105k - $110k
Permanent Standard business hours
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Full job description

Your new company
Work for a Victorian Government insurer that offers an incredible culture, a diverse and inclusive workplace, hybrid working conditions and a highly collaborative team!

Your new role
This Claims Specialist role would see you working in the Domestic Building Insurance (DBI) division and joining a team that is proud of its culture of agility and innovation. Reporting to the Head of Claims, you will be responsible for the end-to-end management, assessment, and settlement of a diverse range of domestic building insurance claims.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage a portfolio and contribute to the development of new and existing claims services and business practices to build the value and contribution to DBI clients.
  • Handle complex claims involving active participation in VCAT conferences, mediations and hearings leading settlement discussions and working in conjunction with our appointed legal service providers.
  • Provide insights, trends and recommendations within the DBI portfolio.
  • You will utilise your mentoring and coaching skills to engage with the DBI Claims team to provide your insights into policy and process.
  • You will work with the Builder Assessment and Service Delivery teams to improve claims management outcomes for the DBI division.
  • You will build and maintain relationships with key external stakeholders to share information and collaborate on strategic projects.
  • You will build and maintain effective relationships with third party service providers to obtain optimum claims resolution, ensure value for money and manage recover opportunities.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Proven record of successfully building and maintaining a portfolio of claims, ideally within Builders Warranty Insurance or Property Claims.
  • Have up to date knowledge of the insurance industry and products.
  • 3-5 years’ claim management experience.
  • Ability to be empathetic to the needs of the clients.
  • Be resilient with the ability to work under pressure and manage/resolve complex claims within a timely manner.
  • Ability to develop successful working relationships with stakeholders and other team members.
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

What you'll get in return

  • Join an incredible culture that values diversity and inclusion and is passionate about gender equality!
  • Flexible working conditions.
  • Offering programs, subsidies and leave options to support the wellbeing of the employees and invest in their development and growth.
  • Career progression opportunities.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Pay comparison
Market average based on all Claim Specialist jobs in Melbourne VIC
Above avg. range
$105k - $110k
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Market average
This job pays above average

Job details
Date posted
21 Jun 2022
Purchasing & Procurement
Above avg.
$105k - $110k
Work type
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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