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Bilingual Member Support Specialist (Spanish)



Customer Service
Plano, TX, USA
Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Who We Are:

SmithRx is a rapidly growing, venture-backed Health-Tech company. Our mission is to disrupt the expensive and inefficient Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) sector by building a next-generation drug acquisition platform driven by cutting edge technology, innovative cost saving tools, and best-in-class customer service. With hundreds of thousands of members onboarded since 2016, SmithRx has a solution that is resonating with clients all across the country.

We pride ourselves for our mission-driven and collaborative culture that inspires our employees to do their best work. We believe that the U.S healthcare system is in need of transformation, and we come to work each day dedicated to making that change a reality. At our core, we are guided by our company values of:

  • Do the right thing. Especially when it’s hard.
  • Embrace the challenge.
  • Build bridges and lift up your colleagues.

Job Summary:

Helping people is at the center of what we do at SmithRx. We are looking for a skilled candidate who can assist our members within our Member Support Team as a Bilingual Specialist. The ideal candidate writes and speaks Spanish fluently and professionally. They will also have an extensive background in customer service as a contact center representative and delivering world-class experiences. As a Bilingual Member Support Specialist, you will be instrumental in ensuring that members receive the best service possible regarding their pharmacy benefits.

What you will do:

  • Answer inbound calls and make outbound phone calls to and from members, physicians and pharmacies while delivering a world class member experience in both English and Spanish.
  • Follow-up, resolve, and document issues related to the member interaction. Route inquiries needing further investigation to the appropriate department and conduct routine research as needed.
  • Educate members about their pharmacy benefits.
  • Deliver a one-call resolution to our members by resolving inquires to full solution
  • Demonstrate a patient centric mindset and a high sense of urgency to solve member requests.
  • Work with highly sensitive information while maintaining Personal Protected Information (PPI) and Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA).
  • Work through complex triage pathways and identify the correct pathway to resolve customer issues.

What you will bring to SmithRx:

  • Must be locally based as the role requires working onsite at our Plano office. Hybrid office/ work from home rotation available based on performance
    • Requires 100% attendance during training period
  • 2+ years solid experience working within call center(s) in a bilingual (Spanish & English) role required
  • HS Diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Prior experience resolving complex issues within a call center environment is required
  • Proficiency in Mac, and Google Suite required
  • Monday through Friday work schedule, with rotating weekend and holiday shifts
  • Active listening, conversational speaking skills, with a high degree of empathy
  • Adept multitasking skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Passion for helping people
  • Prior experience with Salesforce Service Cloud, Talkdesk or other CRM tools is preferred
  • Prior experience with benefits, employer benefits, insurance, prescriptions, medical billing, or experience at a pharmacy is preferred

What SmithRx offers You:

  • Competitive pay: $21.50 per hour
  • Highly competitive wellness benefits including Medical, Pharmacy, Dental and Vision Insurance. SmithRx pays up to 90% for you and your family.
  • Fully paid Life insurance and Disability benefits
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Program
  • Flexible Spending Benefits
  • Generous Paid Parental Leave benefits
  • Professional development, training and career growth opportunities
  • Well-stocked kitchen