En este listado encontrará ofertas de empleo de las diferentes organizaciones que forman parte de la Ciudad del Saber. La FCDS no asume ninguna responsabilidad sobre las oportunidades ofrecidas por estas organizaciones.

Publicado el 11 de Marzo de 2020

Health Insurance Intern

Fecha límite: 24 de Marzo de 2020


Terms of Reference for Internship


Position Title

Health Insurance Intern



Organizational Unit

Panama Administrative Center / IOM   / Health Claims Processing Unit (HCPU)


Duty Station


Type of Appointment

Internship –  4 Months


Established in 1951, IOM is a Related Organization of the United Nations, and as the leading UN agency in the field of migration, works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners. IOM is dedicated to promoting humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all. It does so by providing services and advice to governments and migrants.




Under the supervision of the Head of the Panama Administrative Center (PAC) and the Insurance and Provider Specialist, DRM/HRM-Geneva, and in close coordination with HCP-PAC Health Insurance Assistants and the Head of the Health Claims Processing Unit in Manila (HCP-MAC), the Health Insurance Intern will provide clerical assistance related to the claim processing for field staff and their eligible dependents based in Africa and the Americas. S/he will have the following duties and responsibilities: 


·        Review data of new local staff and their eligible dependents from Africa and the

   Americas for participation in the Medical Service Plan (MSP) and the Medical 

Service Plan for the USA (MSP/USA). Coordinate with the Health and Insurance Medical Unit (HIM-PAC) and with the Field Personnel Unit in the Panama Administrative Center the approval of the MSP admission forms. Authorize field missions to record admission of MSP/MUS participants in PRISM. 

·        Receive and record claims submitted by mission for verification purposes.

·        Maintain and manage the claim files.

·        Perform any other duties as may be assigned.





·        Secondary education.  Apprenticeship with an insurance company,  preferably in the health area, an advantage

·        Demonstrated ability to work according to established procedures, with accuracy and discretion.

·        Ability to plan and prioritize tasks in order to adjust own schedule to meet additional and/or unexpected demands and deadlines;

·        Develop and maintain effective work relationships within and outside the Organization;

·        High level of computer literacy.

·        Must have a work permit, be a local national or resident of Panama.




Thorough knowledge of English and Spanish.  Knowledge of Arabic, Portuguese, and/or French (written and verbal) would be an advantage.



Interested candidates are invited to send their CV to pac-recruitment@iom.int , by 24 March 2020 at the latest, indicating “Internship HCPU” in the subject of the email.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.