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Medical Officer

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Position title: Medical Officer

Position location: North Sydney, NSW

Work type: Full Time

Specialty: Provide expert medical opinion across Zurich Australia to support underwriting insurance risk assessment.

Essential Requirements: A qualified medical practitioner

Pay Type: Salary

Indicative rate of pay: $190,000


A new adventure awaits…

At Zurich we’re on a journey towards a brighter future… A brighter future for you – focused on your career, your wellbeing, and your community – as well as our customers and the planet.

This exciting adventure will drive positive impact. So, if you want to be part of a values led organisation, that is a leader in the insurance industry with a track record of making a real difference and continuously taking steps toward a sustainable future for our people, customers, communities, and our planet, read on!

Let’s create a brighter future together, let’s make a difference

Work is something you do, not only somewhere you go. The way we work continues to evolve and at Zurich we are committed to creating ways of working that ensure you are helping to create a brighter future. Whether it is working in a hybrid, flexible working model, as this role is. Or dressing for your day. Which means it’s ok to wear jeans and trainers in our fantastic office if you want.
In this critical role you will provide expert medical opinion across both Zurich Australia (ZAL) and One Path Life (OPL) to support underwriting risk assessment, medical definition accuracy and relevance, pricing of conditions as well as claims assessment guidance. You will retain up to date knowledge of clinical practice and relevant clinical protocols to provide evidence based, evidence led, or evidence informed opinion.
This role is incredibly important to improve health capability across ZAL and OPL through the design and delivery of a medical training program and you will provide both ZAL and OPL with evidence- based medical insights and opportunities to support health thought-leadership both within the industry as well as the Australian public.

Important to your success – let’s grow together

You will have strong stakeholder management, and communication capabilities, that combine with your knowledge within medical areas, critical illnesses and/or specific health and wellbeing themes to support pricing and product initiatives. You have an analytical mindset with proficiency in problem resolution and have previous experience as a Qualified medical practitioner, ideally with registration in Australia. You have an ability to take the initiative, drive and deliver strong business outcomes, and are collaborative with strong leadership capabilities. You like to work in a changing environment where service and the customer experience is extremely important.

Experience in the Life Insurance industry or health industry is preferable, as is experience in designing and delivering medical training programs.

Belong. Zurich is here to support you

There are many reasons why Zurich is the right choice for you, but here are just a few – grow, and thrive in your career (we support and encourage it); work with global, diverse, and inclusive teams; explore your passions, fuel innovation, drive equity, collaborate and make a positive difference beyond your role; access programs to stay healthy and feel healthier; Flexwork@Zurich; become an activist in your community with the support of Z Zurich Foundation; award winning training programs; state-of-the-art Green Star rated office in North Sydney; volunteering; we plant a tree for every new employee – one of many local initiatives driving our contribution to ambitious global sustainability targets.

We could go on, but the main point is that Zurich is a place that you can truly belong and thrive!

Zurich is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to ensuring that our recruitment process is fair and accessible for all candidates. If you require any special accommodations to participate in our recruitment process, we encourage you to let us know at the time of your application.

How to apply:

So, if you want to come on an adventure that will build a brighter future together, and feel a sense of togetherness, then please apply today to start your adventure!
Closing date: 2023-11-24
How to apply: Please email CVs to [email protected]