Alternate Locations: Work from Home; US All Regions
Work Arrangement: Work from Home
Relocation assistance: : is not available for this opportunity.
Pay Range: $12.60 - $18.89
Bonus Potential: 5%
Requisition #: 69450
The Role at a Glance
We are excited to bring on a Claims Customer Care Associate to join our Customer Care Team supporting Workplace Solutions in a remote environment.
The Customer Care Team will provide you with several weeks of paid training, coaching and development to perform in this fast-paced environment.
As a Claims Customer Care Associate, you will be responsible for resolving inbound calls from insureds, group administrators, brokers, sales representatives, etc. centered around their group benefits (Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, Life, Accident/Critical Illness, etc.). You will assist with inquiries regarding enrollment, billing, insurance continuation issues that arise, etc. In this role you will have a goal of single call resolution by utilizing knowledge of policies and procedures to communicate appropriate information. This opportunity will provide insight into the world of group insurance administration while gaining new skills through a defined career pathing and development program. If this sounds like a role for you, please read on!
What you'll be doing
+ You will communicate with roughly 50-60 customers throughout the day, answering questions and providing information regarding their insurance needs/questions through the utilization of multiple applications and platforms.
+ You will perform basic task/transactions related to common programs and services by acquiring core knowledge required for the role. You will escalate client service issues/concerns to more senior team members and or management.
+ You will communicate effectively through email/phone with internal/external stakeholders in a customer centric and professional demeanor while recognizing what needs to be done to meet customers' expectations and demonstrates flexibility/responsiveness to meet customer needs on routine work independently.
+ You will recognize general issues/concerns and identify/recommend process improvements to positively influence the team and quality.
+ Training Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm EST 6 weeks (no time off during training).
+ Regular Schedule: Must be available to work Monday - Thursday between the hours of 8:00am - 8:00pm EST and Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm EST.
What we're looking for
_Must-have experience (Required):_
+ High School Diploma or GED
+ Ability to communicate effectively (verbal/written)
+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
+ Must have internet bandwidth of 12 Mbps (Megabits per second). Preferred bandwidth is 25 Mbps to perform at full capacity.
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_Nice-to have Experience (Preferred):_
+ Customer service experience or data entry experience
+ Ability to maneuver through multiple systems as needed
What's it like to work here?
At Lincoln Financial Group, we love what we do. We make meaningful contributions each and every day to empower our customers to take charge of their lives. Working alongside dedicated and talented colleagues, we build fulfilling careers and stronger communities through a company that values our unique perspectives, insights and contributions and invests in programs that empower each of us to take charge of our own future.
What's in it for YOU:
+ A clearly defined career framework to help you successfully manage your career
+ Leadership development and virtual training opportunities
+ PTO/parental leave
+ Competitive 401K and employee benefits ()
+ Free financial counseling, health coaching and employee assistance program
+ Tuition assistance program
+ A leadership team that prioritizes your health and well-being; offering a remote work environment and flexible work hybrid situations
+ Effective productivity/technology tools and training
Work from Home : Employees will work from home and are not required to work in a Lincoln office on a regular basis.
Lincoln will evaluate the following when setting the successful candidate's wage rate:
• Prior work or industry experience.
• Education level to the extent education is relevant to the position.
• Unique skills
About The Company
Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 200 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas - Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection - focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer's lifestyles and retirement outcomes.
Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $324 billion in end-of-period account values as of June 30, 2021.
Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America and Best Employers for Women by _Forbes_ magazine as well as one of _Newsweek's_ Most Responsible Companies, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees' futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.
Lincoln is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive (\_page\_id=) environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
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