Customer Service Representative - Bilingual Spanish $20.15/HR
We all depend on healthcare throughout our lifetimes, for ourselves, and our families and friends, but it is notoriously difficult to navigate and understand. As an industry that comprises 20% of the US economy we think healthcare should work better for all of us. At Collective Health we believe it’s time for a new day in healthcare where as members we are informed and empowered to make the right care choices when the decisions are urgent and critical.
Proficiency in Spanish required
Start Date August 7, 2023
Collective Health is expanding its Member Services team in Plano, TX! At Collective Health, we believe health benefits should be simple, accessible, and technology-driven. But moreover, we believe healthcare should be grounded by the people that it serves. As Collective Health grows so does our team of passionate Customer Service Representatives (internally called Member Advocates) to question the industry's status quo.
As experts in health benefits and customer service, Member Advocates truly serve as advocates for our members navigating the complex system. Member Advocates are motivated by thoughtful perseverance to find solutions to complex issues in the health benefits industry which elevates our customer service to the next level. We put the "care" back in healthcare by finding the answers to problems that no one has dared to solve. Our Member Advocate team triages all Member inquiries with the same fabulous and concierge service that is distinctive to the Collective Health customer support team.
As a Member Advocate, you will immerse yourself in a rapidly-evolving healthcare industry, while mastering skills in operational efficiency and external professionalism. This role includes 5 weeks of training to prepare you for success.
What you'll do:
- Address and resolve a variety of member inquiries to help people understand, navigate, and pay for healthcare
- Connect with members via phone, email and chat
- Solve daunting member problems with research, curiosity, and most meaningfully, empathy
- Collaborate across the Member Services department to find strategic solutions to member issues
- Support and cultivate office culture that aligns with Collective Health values and incorporates the outstanding aspects of the team
- Reporting to the Manager of Member Advocates, this is an essential role on our Customer Experience team
Your skills include:
- Bilingual (English/Spanish)
- Want to simplify healthcare because you believe people deserve better
- You want to work in a fast-paced high volume environment to deliver personalized and eloquent member service
- Have outstanding interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal, and will use this to navigate sophisticated and moving member inquiries
- Maintain composure and compassion when balancing a high volume of tasks
- You are comfortable navigating multiple computer applications with dexterity
Nice to have:
- 1+ years experience in customer-facing role
- Prior customer service or healthcare experience is a plus
- Bachelor's or Associate's degree (please include GPA on resume) is a plus!
Pay Transparency Statement
We are in the process of establishing a new office in the Plano, TX area. This will be a hybrid position based out of that office, with the expectation of being in office at least three weekdays per week. #LI-hybrid
Within the first six months, employees will be eligible to receive additional pay increases anywhere from $.75-$2.25/hour for completing post-service training, passing a Spanish language assessment, and meeting performance expectations.
In addition to the hourly rate, you will be eligible for stock options and benefits like health insurance, 401k, and paid time off. Learn more about our benefits at https://jobs.collectivehealth.com/#benefits.
About Collective Health
Founded in 2013, Collective Health’s ecosystem of innovative partners across care and benefits delivery, and powerful and flexible technology better enable employees and their families to understand, navigate, and pay for healthcare. By reducing the administrative lift of delivering health benefits, providing an intuitive member experience, and helping improve health outcomes, the company guides employees toward healthier lives and companies toward healthier bottom lines. Collective Health is headquartered in San Mateo, CA with locations in Chicago, IL, and Lehi, UT. For more, please visit collectivehealth.com.