Human Resources / Employee Benefits

Up to $60,000 to start plus great company-sponsored benefits

Near North Suburbs - Skokie, IL

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Human Resources / Employee Benefits
Support Specialist in Group and Employee Benefits
Up to $60,000 to start plus great company-sponsored benefits
Near North Suburbs - Skokie, IL

As Administrative Support Specialist in Group and Employee Benefits, you will:

- Provide day-to-day support within Group and Employee Benefits
- Learn to serve as the initial point of contact for Group Benefit clients
- Learn to explain various group benefit programs
- Assist clients with their various benefit selections
- Handle employee enrollments and terminations
- Provide claim support
- Offer COBRA assistance
- Prepare benefit booklets
- Produce and maintain enrollment spreadsheets
- Send out monthly group newsletters
- Update the client employee database
- Help clients with their Website portal navigation

An ideal candidate profile will include:

- Any amount of Employee Benefits, Group Benefits, Human Resources or similar/related experience
- At least two years of Administrative or Client Services support experience
- Intermediate to advanced proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint


- Accurate data entry skills
- Above average computational math skills
- Comfort with numbers, spreadsheets and reports


- Effective communication and listening skills
- Relationship management skills
- Organizational skills with attention to detail
- Prioritization and follow up skills


- Related insurance industry or group benefits experience +++
- An Associate's or Bachelor's Degree +++

JobGiraffe's client is a leading Chicago-based provider of Employee Benefits and Life Insurance.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done in-person during office hours, before or after hours, or by phone if needed.

JG ID #20-1115 - Skokie, IL 60077

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Human Resources/Benefits Administration/Payroll/Training/Recruiting/Staffing Administrative Skills Human Resources/Benefits Administration/Payroll/Training/Recruiting/Staffing, Financial, Banking, Insurance, Real Estate, Investment, Related Services

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