Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 2:12 PM
S.S. Nesbitt is a privately held independent insurance agency based in Birmingham, Alabama, with multiple locations in the southeastern United States. These offices provide all lines of insurance in partnership with specialized carriers. S.S. Nesbitt was named a 2016 Best Practices Agency by the Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of America and has the backing of EBSCO Industries, Inc., a global corporation which began in 1944 and now owns more than 20 businesses in a variety of industries. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, including medical/dental/vision plans, life insurance and other ancillary benefits, profit sharing, employee perks and more.
Core Purpose: Consults "beyond benefits," working directly with clients, producers, insurance companies and other S.S. Nesbitt employee team members to strategize and propose viable solutions to meet client needs while enhancing the benefits options clients offer to their employees. Partners with clients to ensure they perform best in class by applying emerging trends in employee benefits and fulfilling ACA compliance regulations. Confidently and successfully navigates clients through the annual renewal process to provide expert recommendations and cost:conscious strategies.
:5+ years Human Resources/Benefits/Insurance experience
:Currently possess or have ability to obtain Life and Health Insurance license
:Has an understanding of and/or application of the following terms: Wrap Documents, Summary Annual Report; 6055/6056 Reporting; 1095:C Documents; "Cadillac Tax"; Schedule A Documents; Stop Loss Coverage; ERISA; Discrimination Testing; "SBC" Documents; CHIPRA; Outcomes Based Wellness Programs; Transitional Reinsurance Fees; PCORI Fees
:Provides consultative services and support to clients, client companies, and accounts.
:Assists client in the implementation and management of a comprehensive variety of benefit programs.
:Coordinates with clients and internal team members to provide high quality services.
:Maintains cutting edge knowledge of healthcare guidelines, regulations, compliance and legislation (i.e., ACA, HIPAA).
:Assist producers with companies who are transitioning to self:insured, captives and stop loss programs.
:May provide further client support related to specialty areas.
:Inputs and tracks activities in benefits management and document management systems.
:Interface with and receive direction from producers and/or senior managers.
:Build and maintain strong relationships with client HR, Benefits staff and upper management through regular communication and keep S.S. Nesbitt team fully informed of pertinent activities on account.
:Adhere to our agency standards of performance and policies and procedures.
:Strong technical knowledge of group insurance products, self:insured plans, ancillary lines, and healthcare reform.
:As needed, assist in the calculation, preparation and/or validation of invoices to clients invoices.
:Makes decisions that have significant impact on a client's credibility, operations and/or services.
:May supervise and/or mentor less experienced staff.
:Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office applications.
:Experience using agency management systems, preferably BenefitPoint and WorkSmart applications.
:Overall bent towards embracing technology.
About You: You love process; You're spot on with time management; Organization is your middle name; You're a great communicator; Attention to detail is something you personally excel at; Superior customer service and problem solving is how you define success; Technology does not scare you; Professionalism is a no brainer; You believe that teamwork is how the team works; Flexibility is how you spell "benefits consulting"; Positive attitude is supreme, and you would put "Integrity" on your office name plate.
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• Location: Huntsville
• Post ID: 28987987 huntsville