The DC Plan Management Analyst will be responsible for working in a team environment, completing assigned tasks, retaining information and building knowledge in the field. As knowledge about the field increases, responsibilities and tasks will grow, up to and including responsibility of providing all aspects of plan administration to assigned clients.
RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION
Gain and develop thorough understanding of applicable IRS regulations as they apply to qualified retirement plans, including 401(k) plans.
Gain thorough understanding and maintain current knowledge of applicable IRS code sections.
Gain and develop skills necessary to interpret the plan document and regulations applicable to administering qualified retirement plans.
Gain and develop proficiency in industry software applications, databases and spreadsheets.
Data input and processing of plan transactions.
Daily reconciliation of Plan Accounting to Trust Assets
Gain and develop full understanding of clients and their plans. Develop in-depth understanding of each client's sensitivities, plan design and needs and objectives with respect to their benefit plans.
Manage day-to-day client relationships for assigned clients.
Proactively manage accounts by setting appropriate expectations.
Address all issues brought to Milliman by plan sponsors and external partners in a timely and professional manner.
Respond to client and participant inquiries, resolve service issues and demonstrate a proactive solution-based approach to enhance client relations.
Monitor plan parameters and administrative operations to ensure compliance with plan document provisions, as well as applicable governmental rules and regulations.
Work with clients to "clean" census data. Monitor data issues on a timely basis.
Deliver the highest quality of service to clients, associates and management.
Demonstrate professional conduct within the team and with the internal and external partners.
Respond to internal and external partners in a timely and professional manner.
Proactively communicate with all key stakeholders.
Demonstrate commitment to teamwork and a positive attitude.
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
One to five years of industry experience with an expertise in retirement plans and strong working knowledge of 401(k) plans.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Math or Business Administration preferred.
Professional designation in area of expertise desired (e.g., ASPPA QKA, QPA and/or CPC).
Works well within a team environment and takes ownership of personal work product.
Proficiency in the use of computers and other general office equipment.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
Attention to detail.
Excellent Problem solving skills.
Strong communication skills (both written and verbal).
Able to productively respond to change.
Excellent organization and time management skills.
Must demonstrate Milliman's core values which include:
Milliman offers a competitive base salary and an outstanding and comprehensive benefits package.
Milliman employs more than 3,500 people working in employee benefits, healthcare, life insurance/financial services, and property and casualty insurance. For more than 70 years, the firm has quietly earned a reputation for exceptional services, innovation and quality. Today Milliman is one of the nation's most highly regarded providers of retirement plan services to the full spectrum of business, financial, government and union organizations.
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