Accident Benefit Specialist

We currently have an opening for an Accident Benefits Specialist in our Edmonton Branch. This role involves the handling of both the Automobile and Accident Benefits portion of the claim, in most cases.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

⪧ Confirming and explaining coverage is in place and how it applies to reported claims
⪧ Investigating, evaluating, negotiating and settling total loss claims
⪧ Determining liability
⪧ Explaining the claims process to clients for both automobile and accident benefits
⪧ Obtaining recorded statements
⪧ Collecting and reviewing medical documents and treatment plans
⪧ Obtaining and verifying employment information
⪧ Calculating benefit entitlements
⪧ Authorizing treatment and arranging appropriate billing with clients or providers
⪧ Corresponding with doctors, lawyers, treatment providers, employers and clients
⪧ Identify questionable claims
⪧ Requesting and arranging IME’s, IDE’s and FCE’s
⪧ Arranging for treatment at specialized facilities
⪧ Documenting activity on the file and issuing payments on a timely basis
⪧ Liaising with Brokers and Underwriters
⪧ Various other duties as required

Required Qualifications

⪧ Minimum of 3+ years of adjusting experience in a similar role (with at least 6monsths to 1 year of Accident Benefits experience)
⪧ Post-secondary diploma or degree and/or working towards a CIP/FCIP designation would be considered an asset
⪧ Ability to negotiate and critically analyze data and be decisive
⪧ Familiarity with auto contract and laws applicable to Accident Benefits coverage
⪧ Awareness of medical terminology and medical abbreviations
⪧ Knowledge of common types of trauma, their treatment and recovery periods
⪧ Familiarity with human anatomy and physiology and the psychological consequences of trauma would be helpful in this position
⪧ Possess highly developed interpersonal, organizational and time management skills
⪧ Strong written and verbal communication skills


 

Working at Peace Hills

Peace Hills understands that by reducing work-life struggles, individuals can enjoy a healthier lifestyle while improving productivity at work. Providing a collegial work environment and an excellent work life balance are just a couple of the ways we do this

If you are interested in this great opportunity, submit your resume stating which position you are applying for to Peace Hills Insurance at hr@phgic.com.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted.


Application Deadline: March 31, 2021