AAR Insurance is one of the leading medical and general insurance companies in Kenya, providing innovative underwriting solutions to individuals, families and businesses.We currently serve over 100,000 customers in Kenya. Our current strategic focus entails growing our market strength via digital innovation while aggressively pursuing emerging opportunities in under-served segments like SME and micro insurance.We are currently looking for dynamic and creative talent to fill the below vacant role in the organization.
CONTACT CENTRE NURSE
Overall Purpose of the Job
Reporting to the Supervisor Contact Centre, The Contact Centre Nurse will ensure the provision of high-quality customer service with respect to medical and general customers.
- Handling customers’ queries, complaints, and instructions received through all communication channels e.g. Calls, Emails within a 24-hour coverage.
- Drive progress towards the goal to reduce operational costs and increase the total number of customers via retention by answering calls in a professional and informative manner.
- Issuance of both Inpatient (IP) and outpatient (OP) approvals for admissible requests for insured members within the policy guidelines, and as per the approved SLA.
- Adherence to admission and discharge protocol for claims reserve, authorized cost, cover benefits and duration.
- Assisting Care Managers in case management, evacuation and emergency response processes.
- Communication with stakeholders on the management of cases and financial liability through calls and emails.
- Respond to queries from clients, intermediaries, and service providers by answering telephone calls, interviewing clients, and verifying information as well as liaising with Care Managers and Underwriters on the scope of cover for the various schemes benefits.
- Escalate Customer queries to the relevant job role where necessary.
- Maintain a professional ambience at all times, especially while discharging official duties.
- Maintain and improve quality results by adhering to standards and Customer Experience guidelines.
- Maintain the communication process by logging in 90% of interactions through CRM (Customer Relationship Management) for visibility.
- Promote the AAR insurance’s Customer Service Charter.
- Support all internal and external AAR insurance medical and general business activities and those of stakeholders.
- Any other duties as may be directed by the management from time to time.
LEVEL OF EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
- Holders of a Bachelors Degree/Diploma in Nursing (KRCHN), Health Management or in a related field.
- Possess at least 2 years’ relevant experience in Care Management with a medical underwriter.
- Possession of Health System Management qualifications would be an added advantage.
- Experience in a medical/insurance Call Centre unit will be an added advantage.
- Should be a Kenya Registered Nurse/Kenya Registered Community Health Nurse.
- Good analytical, reporting, presentation and problem solving skills.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Results Oriented, customer-focused.
- Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information discreetly.
- High level of emotional intelligence.
- Strong organizational skills; ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines.
- Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office suite.
- Good understanding of regulatory compliance (Basic knowledge of regulations by AKI and IRA).
If you meet the above the requirements and wish to be part of our vibrant team, please send your application letter and updated CV attaching any testimonials to the email address firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your application should reach us by Friday 15th September 2023.