Sr. Premium & Billing Service Processor

Date: Sep 21, 2022

Primary Location: Omaha, NE, US

Company: Lincoln Financial

 

Alternate Locations: Atlanta, GA (Georgia); Charlotte, NC (North Carolina); Dover, NH (New Hampshire); Omaha, NE (Nebraska)

 

Work Arrangement: Hybrid/Home

 

Relocation assistance:: is not available for this opportunity.

 

Pay Range: $20.82 - $31.20 

 

Bonus Potential:  5% 

 

Requisition #: 70242

 

 

The Role at a Glance

We are excited to bring on a Sr. Premium & Billing Service Processor to join our Group Protection Operations Team supporting Workplace Solutions in our Omaha, NE; Atlanta, GA; Dover, NH; Charlotte, NC or Phoenix, AZ offices.

 

Background Details
The Group Protection Operations Team will help you grow your group benefits knowledge and establish strong partnerships (internally/externally) while working in this fast-paced environment. 

 

As a Sr. Premium & Billing Service Processor, you will perform and deliver on routine & progressively more non-routine assignments for their assigned area(s) independently in accordance with established procedures/guidelines. You will manage a more complex premium & billing application, which may include configuration/setup of large new accounts in applicable system(s). You will research discrepancies and conduct analysis to determine root cause. You will also address escalated issues from team and support non-production tasks, which may include reporting, quality reviews, process improvements, and other projects/initiatives. If this sounds like a role for you, please read on!

What you’ll be doing

  • Supports and promotes change management and/or departmental/enterprise initiatives within assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Meets or exceeds departmental quality and service standards.
  • Works overtime as needed.
  • Works independently delivering on routine but progressively more non-routine work, in accordance with established procedures and guidelines in a timely manner and meets deadlines appropriately.
  • Makes routine and progressively more non-routine decisions independently, in accordance with established procedures and guidelines.
  • Shares a diverse range of knowledge and information and/or enables less experienced team members to perform their assignments.
  • Performs a diverse range of tasks/transactions related to common programs and services by directly applying expanded knowledge obtained from the role in increasingly more complex situations.
  • Manages more complex premium & billing cases, which may include assigned accounts, in accordance with established procedures and guidelines, in a timely manner and meeting departmental quality/production standards.
  • May handle configuration/setup and ongoing maintenance of large, complex and/or atypical accounts in applicable system(s).
  • Monitors and reviews more complex premium & billing cases to ensure proper completion including researching deep issues, and that the information is in good order
  • Troubleshoots issues with premium & billing to identify more complex root cause and issue resolution
  • Collaborates with customers, TPAs, brokers, and/or internal partners to clarify any discrepancies or address other issues.
  • Acts as the first point of contact for escalated issues from junior team members providing responses and a diverse range of information regarding all areas of premium & billing; further escalates issues as needed
  • Independently responds to complex customer inquiries and performs research to resolve high priority escalated issues/concerns with a sense of urgency to foster a recommendable customer experience
  • Creates reports and Excel spreadsheets for data reporting and problem solving, and/or self-billed templates for assigned accounts
  • Assists with more complex reporting, including internal controls and process documentation, to maintain financial controls
  • May assist with monitoring and tracking quality to support quality goals
  • Audits customer data for accurate implementation of ongoing premium & billing processing
  • Recognizes more complex issues/concerns and suggests process improvements and system enhancements
  • Creates and maintains procedural documentation
  • Attends meetings and conference calls and participates in projects/initiatives involving various levels of internal and external staff and management
  • Assists with new-hire orientation activities, which may include new-hire one-on-one training

What we’re looking for

Must-have experience (Required):

  • High School diploma or GED or minimum Associate degree in lieu of required experience. (Minimum Required)
  • 3 - 5+ Years of billing, premium, and/or reconciliation experience that directly aligns with the specific responsibilities for this position 

 

Nice-to have Experience (Preferred):  

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with the ability to adapt as needed. 
  • Ability to articulate/alter provisions – comfortable with contract language. 
     

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 Arrangement

Hybrid/Home : Employees will work from home on average more days per week.

 

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 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. 

 

Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good. Dedicated to diversity and inclusion, we earned perfect 100 percent scores on the Corporate Equality Index and the Disability Equality Index. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram. Sign up for email alerts at http://newsroom.lfg.com

 

Be Aware of Fraudulent Recruiting Activities

If you are interested in a career at Lincoln, we encourage you to review our current openings and apply on our website. Lincoln values the privacy and security of every applicant and urges all applicants to diligently protect their sensitive personal information from scams targeting job seekers. These scams can take many forms including fake employment applications, bogus interviews and falsified offer letters.

Lincoln will not ask applicants to provide their social security numbers, date of birth, bank account information or other sensitive information in job applications. Additionally, our recruiters do not communicate with applicants through free e-mail accounts (Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail) or conduct interviews utilizing video chat rooms. We will never ask applicants to provide payment during the hiring process or extend an offer without conducting a phone, live video or in-person interview.  Please contact Lincoln's fraud team at fraudhotline@lfg.com if you encounter a recruiter or see a job opportunity that seems suspicious.

 

Additional Information

This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy.  An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

 

Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Lincoln Financial Group are considered property of Lincoln Financial Group and are not subject to payment of agency fees.

 

Lincoln Financial Group (“LFG”) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, Veteran status, or genetic information.  Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications.  If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.

 

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