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Claims, 12 months Fixed Term Contract

Date: May 20, 2021

Location: Sydney, AU

Company: SCOR


Sydney Australia (AU) 


Claims, 12 months Fixed Term Contract 

Fixed Term 




          About SCOR         

SCOR, the 4th largest reinsurer in the world, provides insurance companies with a diversified and innovative range of solutions and services to control and manage risk. Using its experience and expertise, “The Art & Science of Risk”, SCOR provides cutting-edge financial solutions, analytics tools and services in all areas related to risk – in Life & Health insurance as well as in P&C insurance. Our specialist teams operate in over 120 countries, developing value added and innovative products and services and making long-term commitments to their clients, namely insurers and large corporations.
SCOR's aim, as an independent global reinsurance company, is to develop its Life and P&C business lines, to provide its clients with a broad range of innovative reinsurance solutions and to pursue an underwriting policy founded on profitability, supported by effective risk management and a prudent investment policy, in order to offer its clients an optimum level of security, to create value for its shareholders, and to contribute to the welfare and resilience of Society by helping to protect insureds against the risks they face.


Job Summary

Responsible for claims assessments in client servicing, product design/review, support of marketing research and audits for the Australian and New Zealand markets for the Company to ensure client support meets its goal to be :
A respected, customer-focussed underwriting and claims team in developing and delivering work, to enhance SCOR’s ability to write profitable business.


Key duties and responsibilities

Main scope

• To maintain the company’s claims policy and principles, ensuring risks admitted are sound and within the terms of the policy.

• Ensure underwriting and claims basis conforms to SCOR Global Life underwriting and claims guidelines.

• Deliver training to enable clients to maintain high technical standards, including development of new material.

• Participate and maintain strong relationships with our Clients and their Claims Teams

• Provide input to product development and tender process.


• To research on the needs of the clients and maximise the potential of the operations in Australia.

• Participate on Industry Working Groups or Committee promoting our high standards and practices


• Work closely with business development team to enhance client relationships and new business opportunities.

• Maintain interaction with other departments across SCOR (e.g. actuarial, business development) in order to contribute to multi-function projects.

• To liaise closely with the Singapore Medical Underwriting & Claims Team, as well as Head Office, to ensure conformity with SCOR Underwriting and Claims guidelines.



• Minimum 5 years of relevant working experience in insurance/reinsurance fields, in areas of claims, including financial assessments.

• Experience using Microsoft Outlook, EXCEL, ACCESS, POWERPOINT and PRESENTATIONS.

Personal Competences:

- Strong technical skills in claims assessment - Strong Financial Assessment skills

- Strong Medical Terminology

- Experience in Rehabilitation and Return to Work Programs

- Legal Acumen and knowledge

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with colleagues clients and contacts

- A good advertisement for the business

- Desire to learn, help and work as part of a small team

- Team player

- Willingness to take on new challenges/work outside their comfort zone.


Required Education

• ACII, LOMA, CLU or other relevant professional qualifications, and/or a commitment to the continuous learning required in a constantly evolving environment