Benefits Analyst – NYC/NJ

Professional Group Plans currently has an exciting opening for a Benefits Analyst position in our NYC or NJ location. The right candidate will have prior experience in the Employee Benefits industry with exposure to RFP process, Underwriting and cost analysis design. The primary responsibilities will be the preparation of RFP’s, thorough review of vendor proposals, compiling marketing results, preparation of financial cost analysis for client presentations, as well as renewal evaluations for assigned accounts. The role will work with both our internal team and broker/carrier partners and must diligently follow the workflow process for all assigned accounts. Candidate must be a team player yet able to operate independently. We are looking for an extremely detailed and organized individual, with strong data analytic skills, and ability to deliver on multiple deadlines in a fast paced environment. The ability to work well under pressure is vital to the success of this individual.  

Responsibilities

  • Marketing of renewals & new business opportunities for all Employee Benefits lines of coverage
  • Analyze, compare and ensure the accuracy of vendor proposals, services, and products
  • Manage analytical workflow to ensure efficient, timely and accurate creation of financial deliverables/spreadsheets to broker partners and/or clients
  • Deliver financial analysis in accordance with broker partner and client timeline; including cost savings and projections, recommended solutions, model contribution strategies, review and update of vendor pricing
  • Build additional analytical models as needed  
  • Review claims reports and substantiate renewals
  • Assist with building employee communications materials including open enrollment materials

Qualifications

  • Highly detail oriented with excellent planning, organizational and reprioritization skills
  • Strong problem solving and time management skills
  • Strong understanding of Excel and PowerPoint is required
  • Prior experience in the employee benefits with exposure to RFP process & developing cost analysis
  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or equivalent related experience
  • Hold State Health, Life & Accident License or willing to obtain one within an agreed upon timeframe

Online Application

  • Accepted file types: pdf, docx, doc, rtf, pages.