Implementation Manager


Location: South Carolina

Job Type: Full time


Salary Range: $45,000 to $105,000

Remote/Hybrid/On-Site: Hybrid/ Remote

We’ve Got You Under Our Wing

We are the duck. We develop and empower our people, cultivate relationships, give back to our community, and celebrate every success along the way. We do it all…The Aflac Way.

Aflac, a Fortune 500 company, is an industry leader in voluntary insurance products that pay cash directly to policyholders and one of America's best-known brands. Aflac has been recognized as Fortune’s 50 Best Workplaces for Diversity and as one of World’s Most Ethical Companies by

Our business is about being there for people in need. So, ask yourself, are you the duck? If so, there’s a home, and a flourishing career for you at Aflac.

What does it take to be successful at Aflac?

  • Acting with Integrity
  • Communicating Effectively
  • Pursuing Self-Development
  • Serving Customers
  • Supporting Change
  • Supporting Organizational Goals
  • Working with Diverse Populations

What will you be doing in this role?

  • Experience with project/timeline management with the ability to manage multiple projects at once
  • Knowledgeable in processes related to acquisition, implementation, service, and billing of clients
  • Strong project management, leadership, problem solving and practice development skills
  • Strong personal computer skills with experience in Windows-based software
  • Excellent negotiation, presentation, public speaking, written & verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer facing skills and a demonstrated proactive approach to problem-solving
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and change
  • Ability to multi-task effectively, paying attention to details within tight timeframes
  • Continuously strives to provide superior products and customer service
  • Ability to work overtime during peak periods

Education & Experience Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • Five to six years of job-related experience

Or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Education & Experience Preferred

  • Two years insurance, healthcare, and/or financial industry experience (internal and/or external)
  • Experience in a service-related area such as client services, sales support, coordinating activities associated with the processing of group enrollments


  • Less than or equal to 25%

Principal Duties & Responsibilities

  • Executes enrollment strategy for Aflac accounts to drive premium and increase customer satisfaction; ensures requirements for initial account set-up and re-enrollment activities are met for assigned clients with business units; responsible for small to medium cases and less complex enrollments for dental, vision, and voluntary benefits lines of coverage
  • Serves as the implementation single point of contact for new and existing clients adding additional products to their group plan; accountable for leading clients, brokers, and sales partners through the implementation process and facilitating a timely and accurate implementation
  • Serves as a key relationship liaison with the Sales organization and Brokers to address and resolve implementation issues; develops cross-business connections and continuously strives to provide superior customer service
  • Works with sales partners, brokers, and clients to gather enrollment requirements such as enrollment dates, number of employees, benefit participation rules, plans to be offered, type of systems currently used, SLA’s, enrollment type, and key milestone dates
  • Analyzes, monitors, and executes change requests for clients throughout the implementation phase; ensures that defined service level agreements are met; uses forward thinking to make recommendations to ensure enrollment and service solutions are put in place to meet the account’s needs and expectations; maintains a database repository of enrollment/service efforts and results
  • Analyzes and completes reports as needed related to account activity; conducts proactive account audits to identify trends and document process improvements for open enrollment and ongoing administrative services
  • Partners with the integration team to coordinate the implementation of technology with internal and external customers to facilitate data exchange; establishes, consults, and implements appropriate technology for initial billing set-up and initial premium changes
  • Partners with internal business units to address any client question or issue, whether relating to technology, account enrollment, claims, etc., are responded to and resolved in a consistent and timely fashion; acts as a liaison requiring expertise at an intermediate technical and administrative level; handles complicated or unique service issues and ensures that the results meet the business need; escalates more complex issues to senior employee or management
  • Stays abreast of industry best practices through competitive intelligence and industry periodicals; drives the overall customer experience for clients serviced
  • Travels to clients as determined by the account service strategy and as needed to ensure the delivery of the distinctive, superior, responsive, and consistent service experience (travel is generally less than 25%)
  • Performs other duties as required

Total Rewards

This compensation range is specific to the job level and takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including, but not limited to: education, experience, licensure, certifications, geographic location, and internal equity. The range has been created in good faith based on information known to Aflac at the time of the posting. Compensation decisions are dependent on the circumstances of each case. This salary range does not include any potential incentive pay or benefits, however, such information will be provided separately when appropriate. The salary range for this position is $45,000 to $105,000.

In addition to the base salary, we offer an array of benefits to meet your needs including medical, dental, and vision coverage, prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending, dependent care flexible spending, Aflac supplemental policies (Accident, Cancer, Critical Illness and Hospital Indemnity offered at no costs to employee), 401(k) plans, annual bonuses, and an opportunity to purchase company stock. On an annual basis, you’ll also be offered 11 paid holidays, up to 20 days PTO to be used for any reason, and, if eligible, state mandated sick leave (Washington employees accrue 1-hour sick leave for every 40 hours worked) and other leaves of absence, if eligible, when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being. Aflac complies with all applicable leave laws, including, but not limited to sick and safe leave, and adoption and parental leave, in all states and localities.

You’ve got this!