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Job Category:

Customer Services

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

75201

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Bilingual Senior Customer Service Representative - US Telecommute

UHG - Dallas, Texas

Posted: 08/2/2018

The Bilingual Senior Customer Service Representative is responsible for handling all incoming Billing and Eligibility phone calls and for serving as the primary customer interface for departmental inquiries.

Positions in this function are responsible for providing expertise and customer service support to members, customers, and / or providers. Direct phone-based customer interaction to answer and resolve a wide variety of inquiries. Employees in jobs labeled with SCA must support a government Service Contract Act (SCA) agreement.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensures quality customer service for internal and external customers.
  • Responds to incoming customer service requests, both verbal and written.
  • Identifies and assesses customers' needs quickly and accurately.
  • Solves problems systematically, using sound business judgment.
  • Partners with other billing and eligibility department representatives to resolve complex customer service inquiries
  • Monitors delegated customer service issues to ensure timely and accurate resolution.
  • Applies appropriate communication techniques when responding to customers, particularly in stressful situations.
  • Informs and educates new customers regarding billing / invoicing set up and billing/payment procedures.
  • Places outgoing phone calls to complete follow-up on customer service requests as necessary.
  • Responds to customer service inquiries in writing as necessary.
  • Processes member terminations (i.e. phone disenrollment).
  • Establishes and demonstrates competency in eligibility, billing and receivable systems and associated applications.
  • Implements customer service strategies and recommends related improvements/enhancements.
  • Maintains timely, accurate documentation for all appropriate transactions
  • Makes corrections and adjustments.
  • Consistently meets established productivity, schedule adherence, and quality standards.
  • Proactively seeks to further develop billing and accounts receivable competencies.
  • Keeps management abreast of all outstanding issues.
  • Adapts procedures, processes, and techniques to meet the more complex position requirements.
  • Participates in load balancing.
  • Addresses special (ad-hoc) projects as appropriate.
  • Seeks involvement in continuous quality improvement initiatives.
  • Ensures quality customer service for internal and external customers.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
  • 4+ years of customer service experience analyzing and solving customer problems
  • 2+ years of working with Windows PC applications which includes the ability to learn new and complex computer system applications
  • Bilingual proficiency (Either English and Spanish or English and Japanese or English and Korean, English and Mandarin)
  • Ability to work either a 2nd or 3rd shift (2nd shift schedule example shifts would be 2pm - 10:30pm, 3pm-11:30pm, 6pm - 2:30am.  3rd shift schedule example shifts: 11pm - 7:30am, 11:30pm - 8am.)
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Associate's Degree (or higher)
  • Experience with UNET
  • Experience with ISET
  • Previous experience in a call center environment

Physical Requirements and Work Environment:

  • Frequent speaking, listening using a headset, sitting, use of hands / fingers across keyboard or mouse, handling other objects, long periods working at a computer
  • Service center environment with moderate noise level due to Representatives talking, computers, printers, and floor activity
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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.


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