Network Support Senior Consultant

Northbrook, Illinois
Not Specified
Mar 24, 2018
May 23, 2018
Job Type
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Job Description

The Network Support team is responsible for supporting the network which includes potential, new and existing service providers. The team supports the two provider web portals: RoadSmart and Web Claims with registering and log in concerns, general questions and level one IT support.

The Network Support Senior Consultant II works with Senior Leaders, Network Procurement, Network leadership and the Network Support Team to ensure proper coverage and data updates within the SPA management system are achieved. This includes accuracy of the data as well as early identification of inaccurate or missing data. This would include both existing contracted providers data as well as provider acquisition data. The position works directly with the network support team by ensuring contracts, provider update, data and network calls from the field are triaged appropriately.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with qualifying or validating Service Provider (SP) prospects including towers and roadside providers

  • Identify, lead, and manage key projects that positively impact customer experience, improve operational efficiency and financially benefit ARS, Allstate and its partners.

  • Identify systemic opportunities that eliminates or greatly reduces operational inefficiencies and negatively impacts provider selection.

  • Drives innovation and improvement by partnering with the network to lead procurement and data activities, identifying and helping to eliminate barriers to help the network achieve business results.

  • Supports key Network strategic objectives enhanced customer experience minimizing operational expense, creating differentiation in the market and supporting Network leadership in attaining key metrics by recognizing trends, offering improvement opportunities and, as requested, provide project management support.

  • Analyzes metrics daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annually and provides results tracking for key metrics and processes that drive network and business performance including: customer experience, process efficiency, and financial optimization.

  • Develops Network analytics process documentation and communication of best practices and opportunity areas for the network managers and field leaders.

  • Recording communications with SP prospects; scheduling follow-up contacts, and entering data into appropriate data base management software and or files.

  • Track, analyze and report acquisition activity and results on regular basis to Senior leadership and network leaders.

  • Assist in coordinating functions within the network support team to ensure contract completeness, insurance updates, vendor credentialing and other network support functions are handled in an appropriate manner. This includes triaging incoming communications from the field as appropriate.

  • Provide support and training to other team members as required.

  • Ensure contracts, provider updates and calls from the field are triaged appropriately


Job Qualifications

  • 4-5 years of experience interacting or having direct communication with Service Providers or vendors preferred

  • Working knowledge of process flows between departments of national roadside services company including claims, call center, technology, finance, sales/marketing, and or senior leadership team

  • Exceptional analytical skills

  • Advanced Excel experience

  • Service provider documentation experience a plus

  • Ability to work in a self-directed work environment

  • Project Management experience

  • Vendor management experience within a platform

  • Experience in contributing to team performance

  • Ability to motivate team to meet objectives

  • Strong Industry experience

  • Exceptional relationship skills

  • Strong verbal and written experience

  • Previous operations experience

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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Allstate generally does not sponsor individuals for employment-based visas for this position.

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