Benefit Group Inc. Benefit Analyst Remote · Full time

Provide stellar analytical expertise and customer service in the delivery of benefit programs. Focus on retaining current clients as well as assist with acquiring new clients. Work with a wide range of industries, mostly in the small to mid-market, under 500 employees.

Description

Provide stellar analytical expertise and customer service in the delivery of benefit programs. Focus on retaining current clients as well as assist with acquiring new clients. Work with a wide range of industries, mostly in the small to mid-market, under 500 employees.

Responsibilities & Duties



  • Operations of day-to-day group benefit programs (group health, dental, vision, STD, LTD, life insurance etc.)
  • Provides support in obtaining the most competitive insurance proposals in the marketplace for clients based on their needs.
  • Drafts and submits requests for proposal (RFPs) for all health and welfare plans. Reviews RFP responses for reasonableness, accuracy and meeting client’s requirements.
  • Negotiates with carriers on behalf of clients to ensure the best pricing available for renewals or new business offerings.
  • Researches various bench marking sources and uses this knowledge to determine the most beneficial source.
  • Gathers the most accurate data available and summarizes it in a usable, error-free format for the final presentation.
  • Prepare and create materials for open enrollment meetings with clients’ employees.
  • Communicates with supervisor on a regular basis to maintain open lines of communication.
  • Develops and maintains a solid understanding of Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and other tools and methods provided by the company to effectively complete work product.

Qualifications & Skills




  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Life and Health Insurance license preferred
  • Minimum 3-6 years of relevant experience and general knowledge of employer health and welfare programs
  • Proven, advanced Excel skills including macros
  • Superb analytical skills and problem-solving ability
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to manage multiple tasks with demanding deadlines, while maintaining attention to detail and accuracy
  • Personal initiative with the ability to work independently, or among a team, in a fast-paced work environment
  • Knowledge of benefits contract language
  • Knowledge of pertinent state and federal regulations regarding Health Care Reform

Benefits Include




  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Company paid Life/AD&D Insurance, LTD & STD Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Work remote

Technology



· HRIS Systems


  • Employee Navigator
  • Zenefits

· CRM software

o Benelinx/Salesforce

· Compliance Software


  • ComplainceBug

· Quoting Platforms


  • Benelinx
  • ThreeFlows

· Microsoft Suite software

o Microsoft Word