Leave of Absence Counselor - Florham Park, NJ-1803470 We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
At BASF , we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world's leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.
We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.
We are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America's Best Employers in 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Where the Chemistry Happens...
Leave of Absence Counselor (1803470) - Florham Park, NJ
Human Resources professionals at BASF create chemistry with people. HR is working to form the best team by sourcing, hiring and developing the right talent for BASF. In addition to traditional responsibilities like governance, benefits administration, and payroll, HR at BASF serves as a strategic partner to the business, ensuring that the right people are in the right place at the right time to help the Company grow. HR strives to make BASF an even better place to work by soliciting feedback, engaging employees, and shaping the culture through best-practice programs and practices.
Principal Responsibilities of the Leave of Absence Counselor:
Provide exemplary customer service to employees, supervisors, HR and other stakeholders
Intake and documentation of all leaves (telephonic or system reported) in the Case Management System. Ensure system triggers, notifications, communications and diaries are documented.
Determine eligibility and appropriate benefits.
Utilize clinical duration management tool and refer for clinical review as appropriate.
Timely and accurate notification to the Data Mgmt or Payroll when manual intervention is required (not passed on nightly interface file).
Facilitate return to work with employee, site medical contact, supervisor and HR.
Review updated communications as needed.
Coordinate Disability Retirements for union populations.
Summarize cases for Appeals.
Manage special projects as assigned
Creating Your Own Chemistry: What we offer you ...
We not only provide value to our customers, but to you as well. Through you@BASF, our total offer, you can discover and take advantage of the benefits, perks and other opportunities that best suit you and your family's needs, no matter where you are in your career.
Internal Number: 513460
About BASF Corporation
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.