Paralegal (Moncton or Dartmouth)
Medavie Blue Cross
Moncton, NB
For over 75 years, Medavie Blue Cross has been a leading health and wellness partner for individuals, employers and governments across Canada. We are proud to be a not-for-profit organization dedicated to giving back to the communities where we live and work, and to ensuring our employees thrive in our award-winning, collaborative culture. We are one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures and are recognized as a Caring Company, a designation for national leaders in community investment and social responsibility.

Our team of 2,100 professionals work across six provinces. We excel by living our shared values of being caring, accountable, responsible, innovative and community-minded. We’re committed to ensuring the health and wellness of our employees and their families, along with personal and professional growth, through a variety of programs and support at all levels of our organization.

Along with Medavie Health Services, we are part of Medavie — a national health organization with over 6,400 employees. Together, our mission is to improve the wellbeing of Canadians.

Job Title: Contract Writer
Department: Contract Unit
Competition: 4542
Internal/External: Internal/External
Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent
Location: Moncton or Dartmouth
Salary: Comprehensive Compensation
Reports To: Team Leader

What’s in it for you?

An incredible opportunity to expand your research and desire to learn in the field of insurance and contract management. This is a challenging long-term career path or a stepping stone to the diverse opportunities the risk management and insurance industry can offer.

What makes us a different kind of employer? Our award-winning culture, team leaders who really care, unmatched training and support are all dedicated to ensuring you are set up for success.

Delivery and collaboration on one of our most important core business processes is what our team is all about, our Contract Team offers:

A diverse team of colleagues with multiple fields of expertise
A stimulating and flexible working environment
Comprehensive health and dental plan that is 100% employer paid effective on your first day
Emphasis on work life balance, providing wellness benefits, health resources and fitness center discounts
An organization where we encourage personal learning and growth
As a not-for profit organization we are dedicated to our purpose, we are focused on health outcomes, not profit, both in our everyday work and we contribute the community.

Your everyday with us:
Our Contract Department is responsible for the production of contracts and legal documentation for corporate private businesses. This team of multi-disciplinary professionals including paralegals, insurance specialists and auditors collaborate with various stakeholders to create and interpret intent from clients to prepare, edit and generate appropriate documentation to support the administration of their benefit contracts while keeping the client in mind.

In this role quality and attention to detail are essential. The inputs and outputs of the job are very detailed and require someone who enjoys understanding how written documentation is interpreted and understood by others as you will be responsible for a caseload of accounts. Are you a natural negotiator who can explain your position and persuade others to share your opinion? Do you like researching and qualifying assumptions to create a clear understanding of complex issues? This might be the perfect role for you.

What you need to succeed:
You are a good communicator - you are a clear, concise and friendly but know how to communicate particularly in written format
You are self directed - you enjoy autonomy while being a team player
You have a natural inquisitive nature-you know how to probe when required
You have earned a post-secondary diploma or degree and/or relevant working experience in business or a related field including legal, administration or risk management
You must be able to review complex documents and accurately interpret information to produce quality documentation
You have experience in a professional environment where accuracy and documentation are a significant component of the role or where you are required to use technical or legal documentation to do your daily tasks
You can understand the big picture and you can tie all the little details together
You are a problem-solving master, you understand business needs and learn quickly how to get the best results in any environment
You are a self-motivated, go-getter, you like the little details with the big picture in mind
Bilingualism (English/French) is considered a strong asset for this position.

We would like to thank all candidates for expressing interest. Please note only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Medavie Blue Cross is an equal opportunity employer.

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