Compliance Specialist - State Office of Risk Management (TX)

The State Office of Risk Management (SORM) is accepting applications for a Compliance Specialist. This position is ideal for someone who is a master investigator in reviewing workers’ compensation claim files. Your work will involve analyzing workers’ compensation claims, recognizing compliance issues, identifying and resolving process and system issues that affect claims data, and supporting the accuracy and quality of claims data. Work includes examining, investigating, and reviewing records, reports, and internal procedures to ensure legal compliance with state statutes and internal standards. This position performs moderately complex consultative and technical work in the review of workers’ compensation claim files and works under minimal supervision with moderate latitude for use of initiative and independent judgment. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of workers' compensation rules and regulations, Texas Labor Code, medical terminology, and demonstrated proficiency in workers' compensation claims handling principles and guidelines. Prior experience in the transmission of electronic claims data and paying benefits in accordance with the Texas Workers’ Compensation Act and Rules is key to the success of this position. SORM is a diverse and inclusive state agency. They serve the public by directly serving other state entities with their workers’ compensation claims, insurance and risk management programs, and continuity of operations (COOP) plans. SORM’s unique culture embraces communication, creativity, and critical thinking. We hire results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with a strong desire to help our clients, and one another, succeed. SORM continually seeks to enhance the agency’s expertise and service by hiring talented people whose aspirations align with the Office’s vision. If you are a service-minded professional with the desire to work effectively and collaboratively with diverse colleagues and are looking for the stability of state service, SORM would love to visit with you. As a state employee, you are automatically enrolled in the state’s retirement plan, and are eligible for additional health insurance benefits.

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To apply, an application for employment with the State Office of Risk Management must be submitted electronically through A State of Texas application in WorkInTexas (WIT) must be completed to be considered OR submit a State of Texas Application for Employment to: Attn: Linda Griffin, State Office of Risk Management, P.O. Box 13777, Austin, TX 78711-3777.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.