Responsible for the day-to-day activities associated with the administration of employee benefits at Miami University. Provide guidance and assistance to all locations on various employee benefit plans. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: recommend, develop and/or install approved, new, or modified plans and employee benefit policies, and supervise administration of existing plans as assigned; communication of employee benefits policies, projects, program and events for the advancement of the overall goals and objectives of employee benefits. Participate in research, design and communication, to include writing and presentations for projects, programs, events, and related activities at all levels of the University.
Duties/Physical Demands: Provides day-to-day administration of employee benefit programs, retirement plans, health/dental, vision, life, and tuition fee waiver (includes ACA, Cobra, Retirement Manager, ER-side HSA funding), administers operational details (in coordination) with Wellness the Premium Discount Program. Benefit liaison with vendors, including claims resolution, reporting, and invoicing. Creates & analyzes reports, statistical data and other information for the Benefit Director and other management as assigned. Coordinate and prepare benefit communications, announcements/emails, booklets, and other media for plans, events and/or changes to employees as assigned. Maintains HR benefits information/records and compiles reports from the database (includes system testing, audits and enrollment processing). Monitors benefit data integrity and benefit/wellness/retirement activities and coordinates with other HR departments. Monitor HRIS status changes and related benefit deductions for actionable items and record keeping. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in HR or Business related field and at least five years of work experience in Benefits/Wellness or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
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Bachelor's degree in HR or Business related field and at least five years of work experience in Benefits/Wellness or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
Internal Number: 6322
About Miami University
“Miami University, a student-centered public university founded in 1809, has built its success through an unwavering commitment to liberal arts undergraduate education, with complementary quality graduate programs, and the active engagement of its students in both curricular and co-curricular life. With a student body of 16,000, Miami effectively combines a wide range of strong academic programs with faculty who love to teach and the personal attention ordinarily found only at much smaller institutions. Faculty and staff are highly valued for their contributions toward the Miami experience. Employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and stable work environment as they work to support the university’s educational mission.
Miami’s main campus is located in Oxford, Ohio, 35 miles northwest of Cincinnati, with regional campuses located in Hamilton and Middletown, Ohio, and a center in Luxembourg. Known as one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation, Miami, the nation's tenth oldest public university, is recognized for its striking red brick Georgian-style architecture and tree-shaded lawns. Take a Virtual Tour from our website.”