We hope you can picture yourself as part of the Pinnacol team. If so, be sure to express your interest in a future career with Pinnacol.

If any of the positions listed below are of interest to you, please complete an online application now. The system will allow you to attach, or copy and paste, your cover letter and resume, as well as provide additional information that will help us fully review your qualifications.

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As an equal opportunity employer, Pinnacol Assurance welcomes your interest in any of our open positions. Due to the volume of responses, we will contact only those candidates who are selected for an interview.

Be sure to visit this page often to see our latest job listings. You can also track job openings as they occur via Twitter by following @pinnacoljobs. Additional general information regarding careers with Pinnacol is also available on our Careers Blog. Thanks for your interest in Pinnacol Assurance!

 

Current Opportunities

Special Investigations Unit Investigator

Pinnacol Assurance is seeking an experienced Investigator to investigate compensability issues, potential third party liability issues, fatal cases and allegations of fraud by insurance claimants, medical providers, or policyholders. Successful candidate will have 3+ years insurance and/or work comp investigative experience.

Business Director Assistant

Pinnacol Assurance is seeking a Business Director Assistant to provide support to three of our business team leaders and their multi-functional teams. Our Business Director Assistants perform a broad range of administrative duties such as: preparing reports and presentations using charts, graphs, and narratives , handling customer correspondence and customer relations, and work on special projects assigned by Business Directors. This position also maintains calendars for Business Directors, schedules meetings, makes travel arrangements and prepares team expense reports. Our Business Director Assistants also maintain calendars and time off schedules for the team and review staff timesheets for accuracy. They also plan and execute various events including group volunteering and team building activities. Successful candidates must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously with minimal direction while exercising frequent independent judgment within agreed-upon limits. Business Director Assistants must be able to act independently and exercise initiative in the coordination of administrative policies, regulations, and guidelines, projects, and financial analysis and be able to maintain effective working relationships with people throughout the organization while communicating effectively with the public and other agencies and organizations. Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint, excellent verbal and written communication skills, along with the ability to analyze, assemble, and compile information for reports and 3-5 years of experience in support of managers are required.

Director of Population Health Management

Pinnacol Assurance is seeking a Director to develop and manage the operations of Pinnacol's population health management (PHM) initiatives in alignment with business goals and strategies. Oversees the assessment, design and implementation of population health management initiatives to include health risk assessment, safety and wellness programs, data and analytical tools and reporting, and insurance claims and medical management integration. Interacts with Pinnacol's wellness team, medical and claims management staff, business intelligence and predictive modeling staff, marketing and communications and safety consultants to ensure PHM objectives are achieved. Interacts with external strategic partners and workers' compensation providers on areas of collaboration and integration. Collaborates with medical and indemnity cases managers, including the medical director, medical case managers, and business teams to improve treatment efficiency, reduce readmissions and complications and improve overall quality and injured worker outcomes. Leads a high performance team that supports the management of programs, services, tools, technical training, professional development and regulatory compliance. Supports a culture based on lean management principles, continuous learning and process improvement to enable Pinnacol to achieve recognition as a customer insight leader and best in class service provider. Bachelors Degree in business, healthcare or related field. Minimum of 5 years management experience in a complex healthcare environment required. 5+ years leading successful implementation of managed care, medical/care management or population health programs. RN or clinical background preferred.

Software Quality Analyst

Pinnacol Assurance is seeking experienced Software Quality Analysts to partner with Business Analysts, Product Managers, Scrum Master, Development Team and Senior Management to ensure quality processes are consistently followed and a quality product is consistently delivered to production. This role is responsible for testing software applications and other systems, using defined quality control and quality assurance methodologies in an agile/scrum environment. Our Software Quality Analysts participate in defining desired user functionality during release and iteration planning, provide input and obtain clarifications to deliver accurate estimations, create test cases to satisfy desired user functionality success, and provide feedback to developers, product owners and other scrum team members. They also actively participate in the retrospectives to continually improve processes. Candidates should bring experience working with SQL and a solid understanding of relational database concepts, strong analytical skills, familiarity and experience with other types of testing such as security testing, performance testing, load testing, mobile testing and integration testing, and an understanding of automation testing and where it can add value. Minimum of three years in a QA role is preferred as is experience in in Agile/Scrum environment. A background in Workers' compensation and experience in automated testing is a plus.

Financial Analyst - Special Projects

The Financial Analyst - Special Projects position is responsible for analyzing and modelling possible future initiatives to provide perspective and to assist in the making of sound investment decisions in light of the Company's strategic and tactical direction and growth objectives. This position conducts quantitative analysis of complex financial data related to strategic projects/investments, mergers and/or acquisitions or business alliances. The Financial Analyst - Special Projects role performs due diligence, industry research and financial modeling. The main purpose is to inform executive-level decision making with data-driven analytics. Works at the direction of the CEO, CFO and other senior leaders. The analyst should expect to work multiple projects spanning various topics simultaneously. A Bachelors Degree (MBA preferred) in Accounting, Finance, Economics or Business required along with a minimum of 3-5 years of related financial analysis or financial modeling and valuation experience in a Corporate Finance/Corporate Strategy.

Assistant Controller

Pinnacol Assurance is seeking an Assistant Controller to oversee all external financial reporting, regulatory filings and financial audits. The Assistant Controller is responsible for oversight of corporate accounting, analyzing results and developing and maintaining accounting principles, practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements. This role also provides strategic perspective to the Finance Team and develops innovative techniques to facilitate understanding of Pinnacol's business to support continuous improvement. The Assistant Controller is responsible for all supervisory functions of the team including: hiring, discipline, establishing performance expectations and providing performance evaluations to staff with the goal of maximizing the focus and performance of the team. This position requires a Bachelors Degree in Accounting and a minimum of seven years accounting including insurance accounting. Public accounting a plus. CPA license is preferred.

Accounts Payable Associate

Pinnacol Assurance is looking for an experienced Accounts Payable Associate to be responsible for all functions related to accounts payable including review and payment of all expense reports and processing of invoices. Candidates should bring an Associate’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent experience on a year for year basis and 2-4 years related experience in Accounts Payable and expense reimbursement.

Scrum Master

Pinnacol Assurance is seeking an experienced Scrum Master who will be dedicated to multiple Scrum teams as determined by our Manager of Project Services. The Scrum Master will be responsible for enforcing the rules of Scrum, removing productivity impediments for his or her teams, developing each team's self-organization and self-management skills, and constantly improving Pinnacol's standards of work. Candidate should bring an excellent understanding and knowledge of Agile SDLC methodologies, in particular Scrum and must have extensive knowledge and experience overseeing the design, development and implementation of quality assurance standards and practices for software testing. A Bachelors Degree in computer systems design, computer science or related field and/or 10 years equivalent work experience along with 5+ years experience in Project Management is required. Certified ScrumMaster desirable.

Finance Executive Assistant

Pinnacol Assurance is seeking an Executive Assistant to support our CFO and Finance team. If you have experience as an Executive Assistant and are one of the best at supporting the work of your senior manager this might be the right opportunity for you! The right fit for this position includes a self-starter with a very high level of initiative, exceptional verbal and written communications skills including world-class phone etiquette, a focus on outstanding customer service and professionalism, and the ability to coordinate and manage complex projects and deliverables. Candidates must also bring the ability to maintain effective working relationships with personnel involved in the operations of the organization and to communicate effectively with external stakeholders. Excellent organization skills and the ability to multitask and change direction are also an important requirement for this position. This role also requires a team player who is able to participate and contribute to department initiatives and willing and flexible to help others. Excellent computer skills in word processing (55 wpm), spreadsheets, electronic presentation software are also critical.

RUBY Developer

Pinnacol Assurance is seeking an experienced Ruby on Rails developer who can do full-stack development well: design work (graphic, user interface), front end development (CSS3, HTML5, JavaScript or CoffeeScript), and back end development (Ruby on Rails, SQL). Candidates should be able to practice test-driven development effectively and have the strong interpersonal skills so they can defend their ideas, while still remaining easy to work with and who can embrace an opposing idea should their idea not be selected by the team. Must have demonstrated resilience in the face of change, and be able to balance the goals of delivering results in a timely manner, with delivering high quality software.

Sr. Actuarial Manager

Pinnacol Assurance is looking for a Sr. Actuarial Manager to be responsible for establishing and implementing operational strategies that drive the fulfillment of Pinnacol's mission, vision and corporate strategic outcomes. This position will manage an analytics team that is responsible for developing pricing tools and designing and implementing predictive analytics throughout the company. The Sr. Actuarial Manager will provide actuarial assistance on special projects focused on advancing Pinnacol's market leading position. Working closely with IS, Business Intelligence and operations areas the Sr. Actuarial Manager will help identify current and future data needs and develop supporting data systems and data hierarchy required to achieve Pinnacol's short and long-term strategic objectives. Candidates should be able to create and deliver actuarial presentations to internal and external clients and all levels of management and will be expected to recommend projects to Executive Team that will significantly improve business unit results. This position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics or related area with at least seven years of progressively more responsible pricing experience in workers’ compensation insurance/commercial casualty lines. Statistical modeling and data mining experience desired. Fellowship in the Casualty Actuarial Society (FCAS) strongly preferred.

Staff Counsel

Pinnacol Assurance seeks an experienced Staff Counsel with extensive knowledge of the Workers' Compensation Act and Rules of Procedure. This position provides legal advice and litigation management assistance to our teams in an effort to reduce litigation volume, improve litigation outcomes, reduce claims and legal costs, and to analyze and resolve legal issues. Must be licensed in Colorado.

Business Services Representative

Pinnacol Assurance is seeking customer-oriented candidates to provide administrative support to underwriters, claims adjusters, nurses, other team members and interact with customers via the phone. The position requires strong PC/software skills, math aptitude, excellent communication and customer service skills and be able to type 35 wpm. Two years of college is preferred. Bilingual (Spanish/English) is a plus.

Audit Analyst

Pinnacol Assurance is looking for a detail-oriented individual with excellent customer service skills to join our team. With minimal supervision this person is responsible for the review, analysis, and processing of a variety of voluntary audits from policyholders. The position requires an analytical aptitude, basic accounting/math knowledge, and some experience with payroll is helpful. Candidate must have strong computer skills. This is a high volume production position requiring attention to detail, decision-making, and helping customers on the phone. Experience in handling insurance audit reports within the workers’ compensation insurance industry preferred. A degree, though not required, is a plus so recent college graduates in finance/accounting will be considered.

Product Manager Medical Operations and Healthcare

The Medical Operations and Healthcare Product Manager drives the vision and roadmap of Medical Health Care Management products to ensure business success. Products include medical payments systems, vendor management system, and contract management systems. Collaborates with developers, IS managers, business analysts, and executives to meet business's needs. Ensures overall success of products, not just the delivery of software. Knowledge of Managed Healthcare required and knowledge and understanding of Colorado Workers’ Compensation fees schedule/Rule 18 and CMS fee schedule is preferred. Candidate should also have knowledge of Healthcare industry coding, including CPT codes, ICD-9 & ICD-10 codes, HCPCS, DRGs NDCs; knowledge of Workers’ Compensation is a strong plus. We are seeking someone with experience designing, developing and implementing medical payments, vendor management system, and contract management solutions so broad knowledge of systems that integrate with medical payments, vendor management, and contract systems (i.e. medical management, claims, NCCI) and an understanding of electronic file transfer standards as it relates to medical information (i.e. x12 5010 for 835, 837) is required. Candidate should have a Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience on a year for year basis in Computer Science, Information Systems, MIS or Related Field and 5 years of advanced technical IT experience (i.e. programming, quality assurance, business analyst, etc.). Certified Product Owner is a plus.

Nurse Case Manager

Pinnacol Assurance is looking for an RN to provide telephonic case management handling the medical aspects of workers' compensation claims. Our Nurses play an integral role in the effective and compassionate management of injured workers claims. They perform self-directed, professional level work in a fast paced team environment as they interact with injured workers, policyholders, and providers. Most of our nurses come from a clinical environment and bring a broad clinical background and if you are an RN who has perhaps thought about making a change from the traditional clinical nursing world, this opportunity might be worth exploring! Experience with rehabilitation, occupational health, managed care, or emergency nursing is preferred and direct insurance exposure, though not required, is a plus. As you might expect, a current Colorado RN license is also required.