The Cheesecake Factory Calabasas , CA 91302
You may know us for our huge menu of delicious foodand for being recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" five years in a row! What you may not know is that our innovative benefits package played a big role in getting on the list.
As a Benefit Analyst you will play an integral part in a benefits department that offers excellent staff member service and vendor management.
Reporting to the Director of Benefits located in Calabasas Hills, CA, you will support the benefits administration for a 2 billion dollar company with over 200 full service restaurants and more than 40,000 staff members.
You'll thrive in this position if you are:
A Data Investigator: you enjoy reviewing and analyzing reports and data and aren't satisfied until you resolve identified issues.
Excel savvy: you're able to take a rough dataset and use Microsoft Excel to turn it into something actionable.
Service oriented: you're a people person, systematic and trustworthy, who effortlessly provides exceptional support.
A Clear Communicator: you know how to put it all down in words that can be understood by all levels, including complex benefits jargon.
Compliance Focused: you like to keep up to date on the never ending changes in laws and regulations related to benefits.
Here's what you will get to do:
Respond to several complex staff member and management inquiries a day, reviewing individual data around benefit programs and billing, resolving any issues and/or concerns.
Review benefit deduction and billing reports, validate data and ensure required benefit premiums are collected from staff members.
Collaborate with a variety of carriers, vendors and consultants to ensure that their records are accurate and the company's objectives are met.
Process plan funding and payments to our benefit plan vendors.
Create and run monthly benefit reports for review with leadership team, monitoring benefit plan enrollment.
Administer leave of absence and ensure compliance with all federal and state requirements.
Assist with preparation of benefit communications and presentations to our staff members.
Bilingual in Spanish and English.
3+ years of functional business experience working in a complex enterprise company.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Highly organized and strong attention to detail.
Ability to effectively interact with staff at all levels in a fast paced environment, with a high level of professionalism, adaptability and ability to maintain confidentiality.
Strong proficiency in MS Excel.
Prior experience with an HRIS/HCM and Benefits Administration system.
Demonstrated knowledge of government regulations regarding benefit programs.
This position offers industry-leading benefits including; medical, dental, vision, 401K with match, tuition reimbursement and a sabbatical after five years of employment for qualifying staff members.
Recognized as one of the FORTUNE "100 Best Companies to Work For", The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated operates more than 200 full-service, casual dining restaurants throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Internationally, sixteen The Cheesecake Factory restaurants operate under licensing agreements. Continuing on our path to becoming a Global Iconic Brand, we employ more than 35,000 staff members, 320 of whom work at the corporate support center in Calabasas Hills, CA. #SoCheesecake #LifeAtCheesecake
The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer and provides reasonable accommodations consistent with its legal obligations; we do not provide work visa sponsorship.