Benefits Administration Specialist, Eligibility and Accounting

NFP Corp.

Location: Wallingford, Connecticut

Job Type: Full time

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Who We Are

We’re NFP, a five-time Best Places to Work award winner in Business Insurance for 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021. We are also recognized as an Elite 2018 Agency award winner named as a Top Employee Benefits Firm. We are a leading Insurance Broker and Consultant that provides Employee Benefits, Property & Casualty, and Retirement and Individual Private Client solutions to help our clients reach and realize their goals because we believe business is personal. Our personal commitment to our team and our clients have created long-lasting and successful relationships across our growing 300+ nationwide offices and 17 international locations. To learn more, please visit: https://www.nfp.com/

The Role at NFP

SUMMARY: This position includes a variety of responsibilities related to eligibility maintenance, premium payments, and
reconciliations for a range of employee benefit programs. A high level of detail-orientation and accuracy, while
handling a high volume and variety of work, is required in this role.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Process payments to carriers on behalf of employer clients and non-profit and for-profit trusts, following
    established protocols specific to each carrier.
  • Act as key liaison to carriers in the areas of premium payment issues including payment arrangements,
    termination, and reinstatements.
  • Run, review, and enter data from various audit reports used to maintain accurate benefit eligibility and
    enrollment on PPI systems and carriers/vendors systems.
  • Perform carrier and client reconciliations accurately and within required timeframes.
  • Assist with client payment posting and collection efforts.
  • Provide requested information to and liaison with auditors during the annual Trust audits and carrier audits.
  • Assist with the determination and documentation of business requirements for process improvement and
    system development.
  • Perform data entry, reconciliation, and other job-related duties and special projects as needed.
  • May assist in quality control activities and in the training of others.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Provide prompt, courteous and excellent service at an acceptable cost to all customers and operate in accordance with State and Federal law, the company’s Statement of Business Practices.
  • Affirmative Action, Diversity and other standards.
  • Actively cooperate and interact with all entities of NFP.
  • Associates or bachelors degree in accounting or related field required.
  • Three to five years of experience in related field.
  • Must have understanding of accounting methods and terminology.
  • High proficiency in MS Excel.
  • Must have the ability to work independently and meet deadlines required.
  • Strong organizational, written and oral skills are required.

What We Offer

NFP is proud to offer a competitive salary, PTO & paid holidays, 401(k) with match, exclusive discount programs, health & wellness programs, and more. Our PeopleFirst culture focuses on building and nurturing lifelong relationships with our employees because, at the end of the day, we exist to be there for others.

NFP and You... Better. Together.

NFP is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

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