By Voleta Laporte. Resume. Published at Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 - 09:03:03 AM.
Administer all aspects of over 500 employees’ 401(k) accounts with over $60 million in assets. Provide excellent customer service, process distribution and loan paperwork, and communicate with 401(k) vendors. Responsible for servicing client sponsored 401(k) Plans including uploading contributions on the various provider websites. Work with Financial Educators and Insurance Agents to help prepare proposals for potential clients, implement new accounts, schedule appointments and track commissions. Coordinate employees’ voluntary benefits including determining their interests and working with vendors to implement policies. Work daily with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and CRM.
Facilitated retirement processes for 9000+ members throughout the Southern California and Southern Nevada areas. Educated members regarding procedures and offered post-retirement job counseling. Collaborated with Central Pension Fund office in Washington, D.C., to coordinate pension benefits nationwide. Resolved health and benefits issues by effectively liaising with vendors. Expedited resolution of pension issues by building and leveraging a strong business relationships with the Central Pension Fund’s office in Washington, D.C. Identified and corrected errors in premium payment system to ensure health insurance coverage for members. Eased process for next of kin of deceased members seeking information regarding death benefits and life insurance.
Responded to; inquiries from employees, retirees, carriers, physicians, and attorneys for benefits coverage, eligibility, claim procedures, as well as fund regulations and specifics. Updated and maintained, annual enrollment and demographic information for members and their dependents. Consulted with, retirees in person or by phone to review the process of continuing benefits after retirement. Assisted employees with filing health, dental, and prescription claims for reimbursement. Keyed and processed hard copy medical, dental, and prescription claims based on set contract rates and pricing. Completed enrollment process through receiving and verifying enrollment forms, received dependent documentation; processed QMSO cases.
Payroll Specialist and Benefits Administrator, Promoted from Payroll and Benefits Specialist to current position after 2 years. Managed multi-state semi-monthly payrolls for four companies using Paycheck. Coordinated with CFO to implement the transition from one company to a combination of four non-profit and for-profit entities, each with its own payroll and benefits plan. Administered all benefits (Health, Dental, Life, 401(k), 125 Plan, COBRA, FSA, Disability and Unemployment) to ensure consistency and audit-readiness. Liaison between employees and insurance companies to resolve issues. Collaborated with Executive Management to negotiate a new benefits package which resulted in a 5% savings and a 90% employee satisfaction rate.
HR Payroll Benefits Administrator, Performed payroll processing and corrections for 300+ employees. Administrated distribution of benefits, such as medical insurance, 401k, and employee stock purchase program. Processed documents and represented the company at unemployment hearings and worker’s compensation claims. Responsible for new hire orientation sessions, Prepared numerous weekly reports on Excel. Conducted interviews with potential employees as needed. Attended Job Fairs and assisted recruiter. Improved payroll accuracy from 10% errors to less than 1%.
Coordinated leaves of absence and workers compensation. Worked closely with UNUM and CHUB group insurance to assist in determining the approval for team members. Managed salary approval process. Communicated and interpreted policies and procedures to determine the employees needs such as workers compensation and short term disability. Coordinated and monitored each pay period ensuring the employees were paid correctly. Pay issues were resolved by the next pay period crating less stress for the employee while they were home sick. Communicated to mangers FMLA procedures, and submitted hours to payroll for employees returning to work in a timely manner. Advised managers of temporary staffing opportunities, resulting in a more efficient work flow and less stress for the manager. Communicated other avenues that are available to employees to help with issue at home or at work which helped the employee balance their home and work life.
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