Sr. Benefits Program Analyst
Savers has a dynamic benefits and rewards team that has implemented cutting edge benefit solutions over the last four years across the US and Canada. The Sr. Benefits Program Analyst is a key player in the successful operation of Savers’ benefit programs and initiatives by researching, analyzing, evaluating and administering benefit programs in the US and Canada. This role reports to the Manager of Benefits.
Essential Job Functions:
Benefit Expenses, Analysis & Audit
Works closely with outside actuaries and Finance to assist with the development, implementation and monitoring of multi-million-dollar benefit budgets in the US & Canada
Provides analyses and insights to improve benefit operations and provide forecast accuracy
Identifies opportunities and business trends utilizing data analysis
Provides ad-hoc data analysis as needed
Benefit System Management & Analysis
Responsible for open enrollment set up & testing for Canada, US and Hawaii
Leads HRIS problem resolution when needed
Maintains and when necessary, resolves file feed issues with TPAs
Assists with the implementation and continuous improvement efforts associated with benefit program initiatives, while participating in strategic planning in the overall on-going program design
Responsible for maintaining eligibility and data accuracy as it relates to benefit programs
Resolves team member inquiries related to eligibility and benefit programs
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of various regulations including, but not limited to, ACA, COBRA, HIPAA, ERISA, IRS and DOL regulations.
Advanced and proven Excel skills
Proactive problem solver; ability to analyze information or issues; identify root causes and apply sound judgment to problem resolution/solution.
Working knowledge of payroll and human resources information systems (HRIS)
Relies on organization skills, in addition to extensive experience and judgment, to plan and manage priorities to meet timelines and deliverables.
Analytical and project management skills with a high attention to detail.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills