Vacancy Details

Overview of the Team and role

The Premiums and Cost Recovery Team (PCR) sits within the Scheme Management group and has responsibility to:

  • Calculate and communicate annual workers’ compensation premiums for employers
  • Develop and deliver performance reporting and analysis for claims and liability outcomes
  • Comcare’s current cost recovery process and associated activities.

The Assistant Director, Premiums and Cost Recovery sits within Premium and Cost Recovery Team. The role is responsible for being a point of contact for Finance and audit related queries along with contributing information towards Financial and Annual reports. The role will also be responsible for liaising with internal and external stakeholders to ensure that the Cost Recovery Process is completed smoothly and for ensuring the ongoing continuous improvement efforts identified by the recent Cost Recovery Review.

The Assistant Director, Premiums and Cost Recovery is expected to provide advice based on sound analysis based on financial and nonfinancial information, and the annual update of Cost Recovery Implementation Statements. The role would require an understanding of cost recovery concepts and accounting disclosures, preferably in a government and / or insurance context.


Eligibility and specific conditions of employment

  1. Australian citizenship
  2. Character clearance (police records check)
  3. Health assessment
  4. Six months probationary period
  5. Ability to obtain and maintain a Baseline Security Clearance.


How to apply

Please review the Job Information Pack below and provide a statement of claims with your responses outlining what you could bring to this position including your skills, experience and knowledge relevant to the job specific capabilities and role (maximum 2 pages).