Sodexo Operations LLC Benefits Specialist in GAITHERSBURG, Maryland
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Sodexo has an exciting Benefits Specialist position now available. This role is based out of Headquarters in Gaithersburg MD.
The Benefits Specialist is responsible for handling the day to day operations and processes of the Benefits Department.
Reporting to the Benefits Manager, this position will be responsible for the following:
Handles all incoming telephone calls, emails and face-to-face inquiries from all employees and resolves benefits related questions, problems, etc.
Serves as liaison to Field Office human resources staff, other corporate colleagues, as well as external vendors and third party administrators
Administers the Worker’s Compensation Leave of Absence (LOA) report
Administers the Eligibility and Ineligibility Report
Makes recommendations for plan modifications and/or vendor selection or retention based on vendor customer service record, participant’s complaints, etc.
Assists with Annual Enrollment for all Health and Welfare plans
Assists with testing for Annual Enrollment and other plan implementations as necessary
The ideal candidate will have the following preferred background/skillset:
2 years of Benefits related experience; knowledge of Health and Welfare
Experience with Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, ADP
Knowledge of state and federal legislation regarding health care (HIPAA, ERISA, COBRA, etc.)
Understanding of insurance reimbursements and administration of PPOs and HMOs
Attention to detail; self-motivated and comfortable working in a fast paced environment
Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work and solve problems independently
Strong time management skills with excellent customer service skills
Ability to handle confidential information
Ability to learn and discuss SDX plans eligibility and guidelines
Sodexo is the 18th largest employer worldwide and prides itself with great work-life balance opportunities. Sodexo is a stable company offering robust benefit packages for its employees.
Sound like the opportunity you've been waiting for? Apply TODAY ! We look forward to hearing from you.
Addresses employee questions and issues regarding benefit programs. Position resides in benefit operations call center. Serves as a resource for benefit appeals process.
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma or GED
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
System ID 57023
Location US - MD - GAITHERSBURG
Category Human Resources