Aon plc (NYSE: AON) is the leading global provider of risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 61,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative and effective risk and people solutions and through industry-leading global resources and technical expertise. Aon has been named repeatedly as the world's best broker, best insurance intermediary, reinsurance intermediary, captives manager and best employee benefits consulting firm by multiple industry sources. Visit www.aon.com for more information on Aon and www.aon.com/manchesterunited to learn about Aon's global partnership and shirt sponsorship with Manchester United.
Affinity Insurance Services, a division of Aon, is a full-service insurance broker/administrator specializing in the marketing and administration of insurance programs for Aon’s affinity customer groups. We are the vital link bringing together these groups with underwriting companies. For our customers, we are an advocate, providing competitive products and easily accessible, world-class customer service. For the underwriting company, we provide the marketing and administrative expertise necessary to maximize their policy sales.
We currently have an exciting career opportunity for a Claims Specialist in our Jericho, NY office. This position supports Aon Affinity, Berkely Travel. Aon Affinity Berkely Travel, a leading provider of Travel Protection Plans, is located in Jericho, NY and is a division of Aon.
Analyze insurance claims to determine the extent of the insurance carrier’s liability and to settle claims in accordance with the plan provisions.
The Claims Specialist sets adequate reserves to ensure proper reporting. Compares data on claim form with insurance plan to ascertain completeness and validity of claim. Examines claim form and other records to determine insurance coverage. Proactively works to resolve claim as expeditiously as possible. Reviews and analyze detailed medical records. Calculates reimbursement of benefits according to the schedule of coverage. Incrementally increase productivity without jeopardizing quality. Approves claims at the appropriately demonstrated assigned authority level. Handles difficult phone calls. Composes special correspondence.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Claims adjudication experience or relevant Berkely experience. Writes clearly, concisely and effectively. Communicates verbally effectively and with impact. Computer literate. Detail oriented. Ability to multi-task Manages time effectively. Committed to superior customer servicing. Ability to work independently, a self- starter. Strong communication (writing) skills.
Minimum Work Experience Required:
* 3 – 5 years claims adjudication experience
* Previous supervisory experience helpful
* Experience with the Microsoft office suite products
High School or GED required, college degree preferred, or equivalent work experience
Aon offers competitive compensation, exceptional benefits, continuing education & training, a unique internal advancement program, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.
All positions at Aon require an applicant who has accepted an offer to undergo a background check. The checks run are based on the nature of the position. Background checks may include some or all of the following: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. By applying for a position with Aon, you understand that you will be required to undergo a background check should you be made an offer. You also understand that the offer is contingent upon successful completion of the background check and results consistent with Aon’s employment policies. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.
Aon's professionals are unwavering in their client focus and integrity. We promote diversity, professional development, frugality and stewardship, applying a disciplined non-bureaucratic approach to help our clients realize their business potential. Drawing on our experienced team as a competitive advantage, Aon employees have the freedom to take risks, foster innovation, champion for change and replicate best practices.
For more information about Aon Corporation, visit our website at http://www.aon.com.
Aon is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. M/F/D/V
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
Jericho, New York United States
Jericho, NY United States