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PLADS LTD Benefit Specialist

The Company:  Aflac Columbus
The Location: 

Remote, US Farmington, CT, US, 06032

The Division:  PLADS
Job Id:  3577

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Job Summary

 

Responsible for the application of policy provisions and information needs related to pre- and post-disability financial calculations on disability claims. Responsible for calculating pre-disability earnings, COLAs, deductions, offsets, overpayments, and underpayments in accordance with the provisions in the group disability policies.

 

Principal Duties & Responsibilities

 

 • Calculates pre-disability earnings, COLAs, deductions, offsets, overpayments, underpayments, and other and ongoing financial work in accordance with the provisions in the group disability policies

 

 • Responsible for the application of policy provisions related to pre- and post-disability financial calculations

 

• Provides an ongoing review of claimant return to work earnings calculations

 

• Reviews offset coding in the claims payment system for known offsets and adjusts as necessary

 

• Reviews and ensures the accuracy of the benefit components in the claims payment systems

 

• Reviews documentation and coding for the disability benefit taxability, including FIT, SIT, FICA

 

• Demonstrates strong communication around financial aspect of claim to be available to the Case Managers for calculation explanations

 

• Makes Policyholder/ Insured calls as necessary and appropriate to obtain missing financial information

 • Performs other duties as required

 

 

Education & Experience Required

 

  • High School Diploma
  • Two to five years of work-related experience
  • Experience and proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite software

 

Education & Experience Preferred

 

  • Bachelor's Degree Business Administration or related field

 

 

Or an equivalent combination of education and experience

 

 

Job Knowledge & Skills

 

 • Strong math aptitude required

 

• Proficient in Microsoft office products with strong Excel skills

 

• Strong teamwork skills

 

• Strong analytical skills with attention to detail

 

 • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills

 

• Strong Customer orientation – focus and desire to provide excellent customer service

 

 • Group Disability Experience, preferred

 

Competencies

 

  • Acting with Integrity 
  • Communicating Effectively 
  • Pursuing Self-Development
  • Serving Customers -
  • Supporting Change -
  • Supporting Organizational Goals
  • Working with Diverse Populations -


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