By Nannette Leroy. Resume. Published at Sunday, August 04th, 2019 - 01:05:08 AM.
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.
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.
Worked with the Accounting Department to successfully develop a more cost effective and time saving Medical and Dental Premium Reconciliation process; this allowed the process to move independently to the Human Resources Department. Independently and accurately identified and reconciled billing discrepancies by utilizing eligibility reports run in People Soft in order to remit correct payment. Corrected eligibility errors through vendor contact and eligibility file maintenance to sustain employee coverage. Paid monthly premiums and administrative fees to all medical, dental and FSA plans in a timely manner. Acted as key contact regarding the FSA program; answered employee questions and maintained and transmitted eligibility and contribution files. Quickly resolved escalated employee benefits issues that were received in the company’s Benefits call-center. Conducted New Hire Benefits Orientations to ensure employees a thorough understanding of their benefits choices. Participated in special projects such as Open Enrollment, Benefits Fairs, and Wellness Seminars.
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%.
Conduct new hire orientations relating to policy and procedures, employee benefits. Coordinate and conduct annual and quarterly benefits enrollments for corporate and out of state offices for 600+ employees locally and nationally. Research and create benefits incentive programs for employees. Track and process requests for disability, family medical leaves, return to work determinations and No Fault Insurance claims. File and track Worker’s Compensation claims with carrier and OSHA reporting. Conduct exit interviews and assist in employee terminations including COBRA compliance and documentation. Process interstate and out of state unemployment claims.
Responsible for administering a case load of 35 401(k) retirement plans. Developed and maintained an ongoing relationship with clients through strategic client contacts. Ensured record-keeping is completed accurately and timely. Resolved processing issues and keep clients informed of progress towards resolution. Reported to the Director of Daily Valuations. Prepared quarterly/annual valuations, including calculations of annual employer contributions. Performed nondiscriminatory and coverage testing. Prepared IRS 5500 forms, Reconciled assets and Trust Accounting. Processed contributions, loans, distributions, hardships and QRDO. Reviewed census, eligibility and vesting determination. Researched client inquiries.
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