Legal Advisor at Discovery Limited

  • Legal Jobs In South Africa
  • Full time
  • 1 year ago
  • South Africa
  • Salary Rand 1000-2000 / Monthly
  • Shift Full Time
  • Job Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree
  • Number of vacancies 5 openings
  • Job experience 1 year
  • Job level Officer

Job Description

This position requires the successful candidate to manage legal disputes, as well as to provide legal assistance to Discovery Health when necessary.

Duties & Responsibilities

The successful applicant will be responsible for but not limited to the following job functions:



  • Argue cases at Disputes on behalf of DHMS at weekly Dispute Hearings.
  • Manage and own the entire Dispute Process and the relevant workflow pools.
  • Assist senior legal advisor to respond to legal letters of demand from members.
  • Provide legal assistance in respect of appeals to Council.
  • Assist senior legal advisor in managing the mediation process before a matter goes on appeal.
  • Provide legal training to the Benefit Compliance Review team when required.
  • Update the Benefit Compliance Review team and relevant business areas on Council for Medical Schemes and dispute rulings as required.
  • Monthly and quarterly trending and status reports.
  • Assist in and provide advice on legal matters pertaining to Discovery Health e.g. Application of the Medical Schemes Act and Regulations to funding decisions.
  • Draft heads of arguments for appeal and dispute matters.
  • Investigate cases prior to going for disputes.
  • Track industry trends relating to the Appeal committee and to the appeal board decisions, to assist with the implementation into Discovery Health.
  • Record keeping according to company requirements

Mode of Application



How to apply: Interested and qualified? Discovery Limited South Africa

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