Bilingual Travel Coordinator 11/15

Company: LogistiCare ( Learn More )

General Information
US-TX-Austin
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Full-Time
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Job Description

We seek a Bilingual Travel Coordinator for our operations center. The Travel Coordinator is the person who assists the plan, facilities and members with the coordination of air and ground transportation, meals and lodging. In addition they provide a high level of customer service to the plan and facility staff as the main agency contact to call with issues or questions about non-emergency medical transportation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Coordinates travel request for members sent in from the plan. Determines destination, mode of transportation, travel dates, financial considerations, and accommodations required.
Reviews 208 forms (travel request) sent in from the plan
Books air and ground transportation request as well as lodging using internet or phone
Educates members on meal reimbursement process and procedures (timely submission)
Taking calls and calling member to advise of their travel arrangements
Entering notes describing the travel arrangements that were approved by the plan
Notifying the plan of their members travel arrangements
Build relationships with lodging, meal, and transportation companies
Any other duties as assigned

Job RequirementsEducation:

Qualified candidates must have a high school degree or GED
Experience:

2 years of prior in-bound Call Center experience, heavy phone volume and data entry required and/or experience in a fast-paced, high-level customer service oriented environment
Travel arrangement experience a plus
Knowledge of Medicaid/Medicare guidelines and covered services a plus

Skills:

Superior customer service and phone skills; strong verbal communication, writing, problem solving, time management, and organizational skills
Must possess professional writing skills and have the ability to correspond with professionals both verbally and in writing
Ability to accurately type 35+ words per minute
Must have strong spreadsheet and database skills to include intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
Must be able to learn and acquire proficiency in LogistiCare's proprietary software applications
Be proactive and possess the ability to multi-task with minimal supervisor
Address and discuss challenges and come to the table with a resolution when speaking with a representative from the plan

Environmental and Working Conditions:

Entire work time is conducted in an office setting.
LogistiCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer.