The Hartford STD Benefit Manager in PORTLAND, Oregon

Title: STD Benefit ManagerLocation: United States-Oregon-PortlandJob Number: 1801505 WHAT CAN YOU TELL ME ABOUT THIS POSITION?


Our team is committed to driving profitability by delivering exceptional customer service, great claim outcomes and returning people to work!  We have some of the best claims leaders and handlers in the industry.  Together, along with our partners in Clinical, vocational rehab and throughout Claims, we help injured workers during some of their most challenging moments. Together, we restore lives. In this role, the ideal candidate will be part of a dynamic and talented team of Disability claim professionals that are committed to restoring the lives of employers and employees.  You will have the opportunity to fully engage your exceptional service and critical thinking skills as we serve our customers throughout the claim adjudication process.    

 Qualifications: RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ensures claim documentation reflects a solid understanding and application of Federal, State, and Company leaves of absence.

Achieve fair, equitable and timely claim determinations

Maintains positive customer relationships leveraging telephone and other communication (i.e. texting) to keep customers informed of their claim status. (i.e. client, employer representative, attending physicians, etc.).

Provide timely and effective claim service; handle administration of STD and FMLA/LOA disability claims arising under disability insurance or leave of absence policies.

Dedicate your focus to ensuring our customers have a positive and pleasant experience



Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Minimum of 3 years of customer service experience (i.e. call center, retail, etc.)

Minimum of 1 year of claims experience in any product area

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Solid technology acumen and proficiency with MS Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint & Excel)

Demonstrated ability to be adaptable in a changing environment with shifting priorities

Excellent organizational and prioritization skills

Strong focus delivering outstanding customer service



Deliver Outcomes – Demonstrate a bias for speed and execution that serves our shareholders and customers.

Operate as a Team Player – Work together to drive solutions for the good of The Hartford.

Build Strong Partnerships – Demonstrate integrity and build trust with others.

Strive for Excellence – Motivate yourself and others to achieve high standards and continuously improve. 




This position will support the Portland, Oregon Claim Center and the ideal candidate will work Monday thru Friday within standard flexible work hours. The position will work onsite and flexible occasional work at home options will be considered.

 Job: Disability ClaimsPrimary LocationUnited States-Oregon-PortlandOther LocationsScheduleFull-timeJob LevelIndividual ContributorEducation LevelHigh School Diploma/GED (±11 years)Job TypeStandardShiftDay JobEmployee StatusRegularOvertime StatusNon-exemptTravelNoPostingMay 11, 2018, 1:49:22 PMRemote Worker OptionNoThe Hartford is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, ancestry or citizenship status, genetic information, pregnancy status or any other characteristic protected by law. The Hartford maintains a drug-free workplace and is committed to building inclusion and leveraging diversity.