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Benefits Administrator

Company: Tumi, Inc
Location: Vidalia
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Who we are: Since 1975, TUMI has been creating world-class business, travel and performance luxury essentials, designed to upgrade, uncomplicate, and beautify all aspects of life on the move. Blending flawless functionality with a spirit of ingenuity, we're committed to empowering journeys as a lifelong partner to movers and makers in pursuit of their passions. The brand is sold globally in over 75 countries with approximately 2,000 points of sale. Your role at Tumi: Benefits Administrator This job is responsible for administering and planning the day-to-day operations of group benefits programs (group health, dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, voluntary benefits, flexible spending plan, etc.). This position provides excellent customer service to employees to administer a quality benefits plan. Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a Benefits Administrator

  • Coordinate daily benefits processing. Handle enrollments, COBRA, terminations, changes, beneficiaries, disability, accident and death claims.
  • Serve as primary contact for plan vendors and third-party administrators.
  • Oversee maintenance of employee benefits files and maintain group benefits database
  • Gather employee data and oversee the processing of monthly billings and the preparation of vouchers for payment of administrative fees for all group plans.
  • Audit the accuracy of billing for newly enrolled and newly terminated.
  • Provide customer service support to internal and external customers. Develop communication tools to enhance understanding of the company's benefits package.
  • Design and distribute materials for benefits orientations, open enrollment and summary plan descriptions. Provide training and support to group benefits associates.
  • Work with carrier to ensure ACA information is updated and completed annually for 1095 forms.
  • Maintain and administer the Samsonite Pension and Life Claims
  • Maintain and communicate the Company's Wellness Program.
  • Administer the Company's Tuition Reimbursement Program. Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities ---Confidentiality is a must and should be maintained at all times. ---Is knowledgeable of typical policies and procedures regarding benefit allocation. ---Is able to present information to a wide variety of audiences. ---Possesses strong interpersonal and organizational skills. ---Demonstrates effective communication skills, both verbally and in writing. ---Is detail oriented with the ability to meet schedules and honor deadlines. Education and Experience To be eligible for this position, must have an Associate's Degree or at least 2-4 years' experience in a benefits position . Experience in human resources prior to this entry-level position is not necessary, though some familiarity is beneficial. Would like someone with knowledge of ACA requirements. Work Environment A work week in this field is typically 40 hours, Monday through Friday, in an indoor, corporate setting. May be requested to work overtime during evenings, though this is unusual. The majority of the time will be spent sitting behind a desk, filing paperwork and conferencing with employees. Why you'll love working here: At TUMI, you'll find a dynamic working environment, joining a community where each team member is empowered with an entrepreneurial spirit. Associates are respected as a vital part of the organization and recognized for their contributions. We believe in a workplace that gives every individual the opportunity to make an impact, and our ongoing commitment is to provide all the tools you need to succeed- guidance towards individual career growth, professional training and development initiatives, and a motivating, exciting environment- along with competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits programs. What we value:
    • INNOVATIVE BY NATURE. SUSTAINABLE BY CHOICE. TUMI protects the things that matter most, the things you own and the planet you travel to see. Our planet is an astonishing place and we believe it's our responsibility to preserve it for travelers of the future. By putting excellence and quality first, we ensure that every TUMI product has lifelong purpose, supported by our rigorous testing standards, exploration of recycled materials, and global repair network.
    • PARTNERS WE BELIEVE IN. Staying true to our values by helping take care of the most vulnerable among us aligns with our mission and is a core element of what we do. We focus on three main areas: promoting wellbeing; empowering vulnerable communities; and protecting the earth's beautiful places. Each year we extend our philanthropic efforts to partners that help better the world. From supporting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital fight to cure childhood cancer to Waves for Water who provides clean water to communities in need, we proudly stand by the profound changes they enact.
    • DIVERSITY & INCLUSION. As an organization, we are committed to a diverse and vibrant culture, welcoming people from all walks of life. Our long-standing commitment to diversity and inclusion empowers each of us to bring our authentic selves and unique differences to work every day. Tumi is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting and maintaining a work environment in which all applicants, associates, customers, and other individuals are treated with dignity and respect free from unlawful harassment, discrimination, or retaliation.

Keywords: Tumi, Inc, Savannah , Benefits Administrator, Other , Vidalia, Georgia

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